Summer Hours

Summer Hours Begin Monday June 5
Monday – Thursday 9am – 7pm ::
Friday 9am – 5pm ::
Saturday & Sunday 12noon – 5pm
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Trial Database — Loeb Classical Library

Click here to access this trial.

The Loeb Classical Library is an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing, virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature. Epic and lyric poetry; tragedy and comedy; history, travel, philosophy, and oratory; the great medical writers and mathematicians; those Church Fathers who made particular use of pagan culture—in short, our entire Greek and Latin Classical heritage is represented here with up-to-date texts and accurate English translations. More than 530 volumes of Latin, Greek, and English texts are available in a modern and elegant interface, allowing readers to browse, search, bookmark, annotate, and share content with ease.

Key features include:

  • Single- and dual-language reading modes
  • Sophisticated Bookmarking and Annotation features
  • Tools for sharing Bookmarks and Annotations
  • Greek keyboard
  • User account and My Loeb content saved in perpetuity
  • Intuitive Search and Browse
  • Inclusion of every Loeb volume in print
  • Regular uploading of new and revised volumes

Please note that some of the site’s most useful tools are features of “My Loebs,” the personal accounts available to all authorized users. We’d encourage you and your patrons to create your own accounts (via the “Sign up” link at the top of each page on the site) so as to utilize the digital Loeb Classical Library’s full capabilities.

Many of the questions we’ve received most regularly—questions about the digital Loeb Classical Library’s functionality, for example, or its relation to the print books of the series—are answered at http://www.loebclassics.com/page/faq/frequently-asked-questions

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Spring 2017 – End of Semester Library Late Hours

Thu May 18th: 8:30 am – 3:00 am;
Fri May 19th: 8:30 am – 1:00 am;
Sat May 20th: 10:00 am – 1:00 am;
Sun May 21st: 10:00 am – 3:00 am;
Mon May 22nd: 8:30 am – 3 am;

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Revise your Senior Project

You can revise the online version of your project at http://digitalcommons.bard.edu/ and click on My Account on the top right.

  1. Log on to revise your submission.
  2. Select your project from the section titled Senior Projects (plus the correct Semester and Year). 
  3. Click on the name of your submission.
  4. Click on Revise thesis/dissertation – this will allow you to provide information about your project and upload an updated version of your project.
  5. If you want to include supplemental files, click on Manage additional files. Now you can click on Choose file and upload your content. Click Save when you are finished.

You’ll want to revise your online project fairly soon. When those projects are posted, most likely in early July, you won’t be able to revise. These revisions should be limited to those recommended by your board and minor typographical corrections.

To revise the paper Library Copy of your project, just print out the revised version, put it in a manilla envelope with your name and the word Revised on it and turn it into the Reference Desk.

Thank you!

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Citation Clinic & Digital Commons Bootcamp

• For: Senior Project Writers
• When: Thursday April 27th, 6-8 PM
Sunday April 30th, 3-5 PM
• Where: Main Floor of Stevenson Library

Do you have questions about how to cite sources or upload your Senior Project project to Digital Commons? Reference librarians Alexa Murphy, Jeremy Hall and Betsy Cawley will be on hand to answer them.

Students whose Senior Projects are due next week will find this clinic especially helpful, but all seniors are welcome to attend!

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Need help with pagination for your senior project?

Easy to follow instructions for adding proper pagination can be found online at: http://libguides.bard.edu/pagenumbers.

For detailed instructions on format and presentation, go to: http://libguides.bard.edu/dc-prep.

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Senior Project Title Page Template & More

You can download a template to help create the title page for your senior project here…http://www.bard.edu/library/images/dcimages/sproj-template-paginated.docx

Need help uploading your senior project to Digital Commons? Go here…
http://libguides.bard.edu/seniorprojectguidelines

Any questions or problems, please contact Jeremy Hall at jhall@bard.edu.

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Sussman Collection

Thanks to the generosity of Alan Sussman, we are happy to announce our acquisition of the Sussman Rare Book Collection.

  • To view a particular work, please make an appointment with our Archivist using the online request form. Requests must be submitted at least one week prior to the date of your visit.
    Appointments are scheduled for Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, from 11am to 2pm
  • Use of all materials in this collection must be monitored by library staff.
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Follow Us on Instagram

Stevenson Library is on Instagram – follow us @stevensonlibrary.

 

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Want to print from your laptop?

To print from your laptop, download the appropriate from Bard IT’s Bard Print page.

Mac:
www.bard.edu/helpdesk/software/printing/Bard-Printing-Mac.dmg

If you have a Mac, you may need to disable Gatekeeper. Go to System Preferences > Security > Gatekeeper and disable it before you download the Mac Driver.

Windows:
www.bard.edu/helpdesk/software/printing/Bard-Printing-Win.exe

Once you install the driver you will be able to select All_Campus_BW as a printer option from your laptop.

If you need help, go to the HelpDesk at New Henderson during business hours or stop by the reference desk.

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