August 2012 News

August 28, 2012
Welcome new students and welcome back returning students!  The Reference Librarians will be available this week, Monday through Friday 9 am – 5 pm. We will not be staffing...
August 28, 2012
Welcome new students and welcome back returning students!  The Reference Librarians will be available this week, Monday through Friday 9 am – 5 pm. We will not be staffing...
August 26, 2012
The Law of the Sea Treaty, formally known as the Third United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, or UNCLOS III, was adopted in 1982.  Its purpose is to establish a...
August 24, 2012
******* UPDATE 8/24/2012 ********** The Rare Book Room is once again open for use by patrons during its normal hours, 9am -4pm Monday-Friday. We thank our patrons for their...
August 24, 2012
Earlier this week – August 19, to be exact – was the 200th anniversary of one of the U.S. Navy’s most famous battles, the victory of the U.S.S....
August 13, 2012
Since January, several rebel groups have gained power and occupied northern Mali. What started as an independence movement by Tuareg secessionists for their so-called Azawad...
August 1, 2012
In my previous post I sought help identifying a signature that is found in many of the books that came from the library of the German legal historian Konrad von Maurer (1823-...