Library News

  • August 28, 2014

    Want to win $150, $250, even $500 for a personal collection of books and related ephemera? The Goucher College Library is taking applications for its Applestein-Sweren Prize, a competition for book collectors. The application deadline is Monday, February 2, 2015. For more information and an application form visit the website.

  • July 21, 2014

    An exhibit featuring a series of Holocaust-related drawings by local artist Nancy Patz is on display in the Siebert Center of the Goucher College Library.  The drawings stretch across two panels and feature more than 125 small pen and ink, pencil, and watercolor portraits of authentic Holocaust artifacts from the Holocaust museums in Washington, D.C., Jerusalem, Houston, and New York, and the Jewish Museum of Maryland in Baltimore. 

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  • April 18, 2014

    Congratulations to the 2014 Julia Rogers Research Prize Winners! The winners were selected as examples of outstanding student scholarship and writing. The winners will be celebrated at the Student Symposium on Friday, April 25th at 4 pm in the Batza Room of the Athenaeum. Click through for more information on the winning papers!

  • March 24, 2014

    Don't be a zombie!  Prepare yourself with the Library's HVZ website

  • February 7, 2014

    Check out this article from the 1988 Goucher Quarterly on Jewell Robinson, Goucher's first African American student.  You can view other digitized copies of the Goucher Quarterly in the Digital Library.