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Next SkillShops: Reading Textbooks & Time Management

Learn the strategies, tips, and tricks to succeed during finals by attending "Reading Textbooks in College" on Tue 4/2 and "Time Management Tips for Finals" on Thu 4/4. Both workshops will be held at 12:30 pm in Butler 314. SkillShops are 30-50 minute drop-in workshops designed to introduce and develop skills to help you succeed. 

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Help Us Rename StudyQuad!

We're looking to give the StudyQuad (and QuietQuad) a refreshed and unified name in conjunction with the opening of the Academic Commons. Propose an idea of your own or vote on submissions. Submissions are open until Friday, March 22.

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Cultural Cafe Spring Dates

Meet new people and find common ground in a casual, relaxed atmosphere at Cultural Cafe on February 15, March 15, and April 19.  Light refreshments will be served, all are welcome!

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On Display: LGBTQ Pin/Button Collection

Visit the collection in the display cases on the third floor of the Campbell Student Union, or access the digital archive through the Digital Commons. Stop by anytime the Student Union is open.

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Find Scholarly Sources @ Butler Library

This tutorial will show you how to find and export citations for scholarly articles and books using Summon, the library's version of Google.

New books

Cover image of the book American Street by Ibi Zoboi
Cover image of the book The job: the future of work in the modern era by Ellen Ruppel Shell
Frederick Douglass: prophet of freedom by David W. Blight
Cover image of the book The body keeps the score: brain, mind, and body in the healing of trauma by Bessel A. van der Kolk, M.D
Cover image of the book Taking the arrow out of the heart: poems by Alice Walker ; translated by Manuel GarcĂ­a Verdecia
Cover image of the book The first conspiracy: the secret plot to kill George Washington by Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch
Cover image of the book Circe: a novel by Madeline Miller
Cover image of the book So you want to talk about race by Ijeoma Oluo
Cover image of the book Churchill: walking with destiny by  Andrew Roberts
Cover image of the book Democracy in chains: the deep history of the radical right's stealth plan for America by Nancy MacLean
Cover image of the book Rage becomes her: the power of women's anger by Soraya Chemaly
Cover image of the book Then she was gone: a novel by Lisa Jewell
Cover image of the book Be fearless: 5 principles for a life of breakthroughs and purpose by Jean Case with foreword by Jane Goodall
Cover image of the book Queer: a graphic history by Meg-John Barker
Cover image of the book Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine by Gail Honeyman
Cover image of the book The flame: poems, notebooks, lyrics, drawings by Leonard Cohen
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