KS Lawrence Library Tour (Spring 2017)

SCALA’s 2017 Kansas spring semester library tour took six students to Lawrence, KS on April 14th to explore three library settings. Our first location was the Kenneth Spencer Research Library at The University of Kansas.  The collections at the Spencer Research Library include ancient and medieval manuscripts; one of the largest collections of Irish literature outside … Continue reading KS Lawrence Library Tour (Spring 2017)

Spring Library Tours

The SCALA Spring Library Tours have been finalized! UPDATE: We've added a mini-tour!  Come visit the new Lyon County History (LCHC) facility with us at 3pm on Friday, April 7th.  We'll be meeting beforehand to have lunch together at Casa Ramos at 1pm.  And there's even an exciting opportunity to volunteer afterwards with a fun … Continue reading Spring Library Tours

It’s Tour Time

We're getting ready to visit more great libraries this spring!  Tell us where you'd like to go and help us pick the best dates/times for you.  Please take the surveys by Friday, February 10th so we can schedule and send final tour information out ASAP! Take the Kansas Spring Library Tour Survey. Take the Colorado … Continue reading It’s Tour Time

KS Hutchinson Library Tour (Fall 2016)

SCALA’s 2016 fall semester library tour took five students to Hutchinson, Kansas on December 2nd to explore three very different library settings.  Our first location was the Hutchinson Public Library where we got to see how this well-kept library combines technological advances and new construction with the building features of the past (such as the refurbished … Continue reading KS Hutchinson Library Tour (Fall 2016)

CO Golden Library Tour Day (Fall 2016)

  12 SLIM students from the Colorado cohorts took over the libraries of Golden on Saturday, August 20th!  We visited a special, public, and academic library. Our first stop of the day was the American Alpine Club, where we visited the Henry S. Hall Jr. Library.  This amazing special collection of mountaineering, hiking and more … Continue reading CO Golden Library Tour Day (Fall 2016)