New website, new e-resources, new grants, new speakers, and a new mobile-friendly newsletter. Everything is fresh and shiny for our first issue of the new academic year!                                             
Happenings @ Hannon
September 2016 (Volume 7.1)
New Year. New Students. New Website!
Welcome class of 2020! We've been working diligently all summer to bring you a shiny, new library website. We launched it last week just in time for the Fall semester! The new site is responsive, mobile-friendly, and matches the overall look and feel of LMU's other web spaces. Let us know what you think!                                              
Library News
LMU Library Receives IMLS Grant
The William H. Hannon Library has been awarded a $394,014 grant by the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to fund a follow-up to our Institute for Research Design in Librarianship.

Faculty Pub Night 2016-2017
This year's Faculty Pub Night line-up brings together faculty from Film & Television, Biochemistry, Theology, Environmental Science, English, and Jewish Studies.

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New Resources for Research
We've added a number of new electronic resources to our collections this year, providing students and faculty with additional avenues for research in areas such as Asian studies and Greek literature.

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Support Your Library
Your support advances  the academic excellence of the William H. Hannon Library and helps to provide for all the great programming and events you can read about below. Please consider becoming a donor today!
Upcoming Events @ LMU Library
Library Drop-In Tours
September 7-8
Whether you are new to campus or a returning student, we are offering drop-in library tours on Wednesday, September 7 (at 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.) and Thursday, September 8 (at 1:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.).
Sunday Jewish Book Group
September 11, 2:00 - 3:30 P.M.
In our first Sunday Jewish Book Group for the Fall 2016 semester, we'll discuss  T he Archive Thief by Lisa Moses Leff. Conversation will be facilitated by Dr. Elizabeth Drummond.
Faculty Pub Night: Glenn Gebhard
September 13, 5:30 - 7:00 P.M.
Our first Faculty Pub Night speaker of the Fall 2016-Spring 2017 season will be Glenn Gebhard, Professor of Production at LMU's School of Film and Television. He will discuss his film,  Cuba: The Forgotten Revolution
Celebrating the Values of Time
September 14, 5:30 - 7:30 P.M.
Join us to celebrate the launch of the Bellarmine Forum, a semester-long interdisciplinary exploration of "The Values of Time" and the opening of our Fall 2016 Archives & Special Collections exhibition, "So Short a Lease."
Read Banned Books with Us!
September 26-27, 11:00 A.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Celebrate your freedom to read, your first amendment rights, and National Banned Books Week by joining us for a public "read-out" in the library's lobby. Bring your favorite banned book or select one of ours! 
Luis Rodríguez and Rubén Martínez
September 28, 5:30 - 7:00 P.M.
Los Angeles Poet Laureate and Urban Peace Activist Luis Rodríguez will join us for a conversation on the challenges he has faced as an author and artist whose work has been challenged in the public sphere.
Caption This!
We asked our Instagram followers to provide a caption for this image from our Fall 2016 Archives & Special Collections exhibition, So Short a Lease. Submissions included, "I found a Pikachu over there!" and "Sorry, my love. Gotta run. #yolo."                                              
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