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Part-time Assistant Librarian Position Available

Now accepting applications…. Part-time Assistant Librarian The Durland Alternatives Library (DAL) is accepting applications for the position of assistant librarian. We’re looking for someone who’s attracted to the subject matter and mission of our library to transform what people believe is possible by showing alternatives to mainstream society. About Durland Alternatives Library Since our beginning…

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3 Adventurous Ways to Get To The Alternatives Library

As it turns out, driving isn’t the best way to get to the Durland Alternatives Library. Unless you’re willing to wait until 5pm when parking is available on campus, you’re better off taking an alternative route… such as the topic of this post. First I want to be honest – the real reason I’m writing this…

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From 5/11 to 5/29 We’re Only Open Weekdays 11-5pm

It’s that time of year… the flowers out out, the pollen is in the air, and the students who help us run the Durland Alternatives Library are getting ready for summer break. Limited Schedule from Friday, May 11th until Tuesday, May 29th (after Memorial Day). Then, our Summer schedule will begin. Summer is a great time…

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Closed for Construction (and spring break)

We’ll have very irregular hours during Cornell Spring Break, and we’re also using this opportunity to repair some of the floor damage that occurred during the whole pipes bursting situation. Here are the dates: March 28th : Last day to come to the library and checkout books before we close for 10 days March 29th…

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Long Overdue… No More Late Fees

What motivates you more… The risk of having a late fee on your account or… Knowing that someone has requested and is waiting to read the book that you have checked out, but haven’t opened in a few weeks. I’m actually curious, I’d love to know… Because we just decided to remove late fees from…

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Book sale was a HUGE success – Thank you!

Our book sale was awesome. We sold hundreds, if not thousands of items… all books that have been donated to the library and saved up for this event. The funds we raised will help us send more books to prisoners requesting them through our Prisoner Express program. All the remaining items left over from the…

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Art Show : Prisoner Expresso – Coffee anyone?

Like the rest of us, many prisoners start their days with a cup of coffee. Some get in it at morning chow; some make it in their cells (if they are in those prisons allowing small coffee makers in cells). Perhaps what is unique to prisoners is that some of the prisoners save part of…

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