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Study Day Pictures

Check out some of the pictures from “Study Day Recharge,” aka Yoga in the Library!  We had a great turnout for the healthy grub and yoga sessions. The green monster smoothies were a huge hit!  So we decided to share the recipe . . . you’ll find it below the pictures.  Hope everyone has a wonderful break […]

Winter Interim Hours

Winter Interim Hours January 2 Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm January 3 Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm January 4 Saturday Closed January 5 Sunday Closed January 6 Monday 9:00am – 5:00pm January 7 Tuesday 9:00am – 5:00pm January 8 Wednesday 9:00am – 5:00pm January 9 Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm January 10 Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm January 11 […]

Christmas Break Hours

December 19 Thursday 9:00am – 12:00pm; 2:00pm – 5:00pm December 20 Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm December 21 Saturday Closed December 22 Sunday Closed December 23 Monday Closed December 24 Tuesday Closed December 25 Wednesday Closed December 26 Thursday Closed December 27 Friday Closed December 28 Saturday Closed December 29 Sunday Closed December 30 Monday Closed […]

Library Catalog Offline Dec. 19th

The Library Catalog will be unavailable on December 19 from 10am – 3pm due to a server migration. During this time, you will be unable to search library resources through the Library Catalog or renew materials online. Borrowing materials from the Library may also require additional time. If you need to search the library’s resources […]

Check Out Holiday Music

From now until the end of the semester, you can check out CDs and DVDs of holiday music in the music library.  Items will not be due until classes resume in January.  We have everything from symphonic and movie soundtracks to Renaissance and Moravian.  There is a sprinkling of solstice music, as well as a […]

391 issues of Paladin now online

The Furman Student Newspapers digital collection now contains 391 new issues of The Paladin. The additions to the collection span 17 years from September 1982 – October 1999. With this latest addition, the digital collection now contains over 2,000 items including all issues of the University’s original student newspaper the Hornet (1916-1961) and 30 years […]

Up All Night in the Science Library for Finals!

Anytime is the right time to study in the Sanders Science Library during finals week. We’ll be open all night before exam days, so come on over when you need that perfect place to review for exams or finish up term papers. Sanders Science Library Exam Week Hours Open: Wednesday @ 8:30 am – Friday […]

Yoga in the Library

Tuesday is the last day of class and final exams begin on Thursday.  We know this week might be a little stressful.  So recharge yourself at the James B. Duke Library with yoga sessions and healthy grub!  The library has partnered with the Department of Health Sciences, the Furman Culinary Club, and the Furman Fitness Center to help […]


Library staff around the world have seen an uptick in staplercide – the murder of library staplers.   The James B. Duke Library has seen its fair share.  A recent article in College & Research Library News shines a spotlight on this crisis. “The average life span for a stapler at the library’s reference desk this past semester was 15.3 […]

In Memoriam: Nelson Mandela

The Furman University Libraries join the world in mourning the passing and celebrating the life of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (1918 – 2013).  Visit the James B. Duke Library today to learn more about the life of this exemplary world leader, educator, and human rights champion.  A display of books, audiobooks, and DVDs by and about Nelson Mandela is located […]