Library News

  • March 25, 2012

    If you are looking for a good book to read, the Library has some new tools to help you decide. Check Me Out is a display of books recommended by the Goucher College Library staff available by the main floor entrance. For recommendations by current Goucher students and alums visit

  • March 1, 2012

    The Library has four kindles pre-loaded with selected popular titles that are available to Goucher students, faculty, and staff.  Kindles are available for a 14-day loan period and may be checked out at the Research Services Desk in the Athenaeum.  For more information see the e-reader research guide.

  • February 21, 2012

    From February 27-March 2, 2012, the Peace Studies department and Goucher College's STAND chapter will be hosting "Congo Week", a week-long series of events about the ongoing conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo.  In support of the week, the Library has a display of Congo-related books on the 3rd level and a research guide for other Congo-related resources. 

  • February 14, 2012

    Goucher's 3rd Annual Edible Book Fest will be on April 2nd.  Learn more ...

  • February 9, 2012

    Want to know more about events happening around the library such as the Edible Book Fest, Julia Rogers Research Prize, the Applestein-Sweren Student Book Collecting Prize, or the Mears Fellowship?  Stop by the library bridge on Feb 14 from noon to 1:30, for a cupcake and to learn more about library prizes and awards. Also, participate in the "Why I Love My Libraryl" campaign sponsored by Citizens for Maryland Libraries.