Library Events

Library Events

Diversity and Art in Children’s Literature

Feb 08

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kaplan Library Rm 218

Diversity and Art in Children’s Literature

MSMC Library Week, February 6-10, 2017

Learn about the importance of diversity in both imagery and subject matter in children's literature from local author and illustrator, Bryan Collier. The 9-time Coretta Scott King Award winner or honor recipient and 4-time Caldecott Honor recipient will speak about the challenges he faced getting his first book published and his experiences along the way to publishing his thirtieth. Book sale and signing follows. Cosponsored by the Division of Education and the Division of Arts & Letters.


Diversity and Art in Children's Literature will take place February 8th at 4:00 p.m. in Kaplan Library Room 218. This event has been approved for College Life FYE credit, but students at all levels are welcome.

Kaplan Library is changing – because of you!! Each day of Library Week introduces a new or improved service suggested by the Spring 2016 Student Library Survey. To celebrate, we’re giving away TWENTY $10 Visa gift cards throughout the week. Watch your email for details.

Regular Hours - North Wing

The North Wing of Kaplan Library includes areas on the 1st and 2nd floors where books, journals, dvd's, and other materials are housed, including the Curriculum Materials Center.

SundayApril 23, 201710:30 a.m.-12:00 a.m.
MondayApril 24, 20177:30 a.m.- 12:00 a.m.
TuesdayApril 25, 20177:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
WednesdayApril 26, 20177:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
ThursdayApril 27, 20177:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
FridayApril 28, 20177:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
SaturdayApril 29, 201710:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
SundayApril 30, 20171:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m.
MondayMay 1, 20177:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
TuesdayMay 2, 20177:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
WednesdayMay 3, 20177:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
ThursdayMay 4, 20177:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
FridayMay 5, 20177:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
SaturdayMay 6, 201710:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

View the complete Spring Schedule.





After-Hours Access to Kaplan Library South Wing

Kaplan Library & Learning Center provides access to its South Wing after regular library hours and on days when the library is closed. Learn more...