Monthly Archives: December 2013

Friday Feature: Winter Book Collecting Contest!

The OSU Valley Library is sponsoring a Book Collecting Contest! Sponsored in association with the Himes & Duniway Society, a group of book collecting enthusiasts in Oregon, this contest is meant to encourage students in the collection and enjoyment of … Continue reading

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Beavers in Paradise—the history of Hawaiian Bowl appearances

Was that a great game? I have a hunch history lovers know it wasn’t the first time that the Beavers travelled to Hawaii. Read all about it in this post by SCARC student Mike D. The Oregon State Beavers travelled … Continue reading

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Friday Feature: Karl & Mike’s Excellent Adventure – Part Deux

Mike and Karl took another road trip this week, to the far ends of the earth. Okay, really just to the Oregon coast. Mike wrote up this post about their trip — enjoy! A popular misconception is that archivists spend … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Batcheller Hall! You certainly don’t look 100…

Mike D. made it to Batcheller Hall Thursday just before the mid-Valley snow dump and wrote up this post on his adventure! On December 5th the OSU School of Engineering celebrated an important milestone on Thursday, the centennial of one … Continue reading

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Friday Feature: new treasures now described online

The arrangers and describers in SCARC were busy during October and November writing up finding aids (guides to collections)! The following is a list of the 15 finding aids for SCARC collections that were completed during October and November 2013. … Continue reading

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Limited Reading Room Hours: Friday, December 6th.

Due to staff shortages resulting from today’s inclement weather, access to the Special Collections & Archives Reading Room will be limited today, Friday December 6th.  Access will vary as follows: 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Access by appointment only. Please … Continue reading

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