Monthly Archives: October 2007

What is a Hornbook?

Published on: Author: Teresa L

A hornbook is a informative text that serves as primer for study. The hornbook originated in England in 1450, and has been favored in various areas of study over the years. Originally, it referred to a leaf or single-page of text containing basic study materials for children; it was covered with a sheet of transparent… Continue reading

Keep an Eye On Your Belongings

Published on: Author: Teresa L

The library is a public space. That means that it is not a good idea to leave valuable laptops, clothing or backpacks unattended. If you do lose something, please check with the security desk on the first floor of the 200 Building. People do turn things in.