Category Archives: News

Library Closed July 3rd & July 4th

In observance of the 4th of July holiday. The Stevenson library will be closed on Friday, July 3rd, and Saturday, July 4th. We will open again on Sunday, July 5th at 12pm. Thank you and have a happy and safe … Continue reading

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Stevenson Library Presents: Magna Carta Exhibit

Bard College, Stevenson Library presents an exhibit drawn from the Sussman Rare Book Collection in honor of the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta. The exhibit traces the bibliographic history of clause 29, which guarantees the liberty of persons from … Continue reading

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Featured Research Guides!

The librarians are working hard to build customized research portals for you to better use our resources. So keep an eye on our Research Guides page as more will be added soon. This month we have two featured guides — … Continue reading

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Want to print from your laptop?

To print from your laptop, download the appropriate from Bard’s BITS Software & Tools webpage. Mac: http://inside.bard.edu/bits/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 … Continue reading

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Two New Databases

Eighteenth Century Collections Online, Part I and Part II — Includes more than 180,000 English-language and foreign-language books printed in the United Kingdom during the 18th century, including thousands of important works from the Americas. Times (London) Digital Archive 1785-Onwards … Continue reading

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Love the Library Week, May 12-16, 2014

Choose our new Website Vote for the library’s new homepage – and enter a raffle for fabulous prizes! The library will be updating their new website and we have three proposed designs you can help choose. Vote for one, and … Continue reading

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Local Businesses that Print and/or Bind Projects

Central Service Copy Cat Printers. Red Hook 8:30-5:00 – 845.758.4455 Office Depot Kingston 3 binding styles available. – 845.382.1665 Staple Kingston – 845.336.0386 Staples Hudson – 518.822.9121 Catskill Art and Office Supply Kingston – 845.331.7780 Catskill Art and Office Supply … Continue reading

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Events at the Stevenson Library

Curious to know what’s going on at the Stevenson library? Want to see a list of all the things that the Stevenson library is offering besides books? Well now you can! The Stevenson library is proud to announce the addition … Continue reading

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New Database! OntheBoards.tv

OntheBoards.tv database is an on-demand website for HD-quality contemporary performance films available for stream, download or mobile viewing via individual or subscription purchase. Launched in January 2010, this first-of-its-kind site brings contemporary work to a wider public by filming top … Continue reading

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Using PowerPoint for your presentations?

Here’s a list of PowerPoint Presentation Best Practices… Use no more than 3 colors per slide and use highly contrasting colors to emphasize content. Limit yourself to 2 font types throughout your presentation (although limiting it to one is better). … Continue reading

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