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May Events for Otterbein Community!

Keep checking back for more events!  Have a wonderful May Term (or break, whichever comes first!)

Questions? Email today, and we'll see you on the 12th! 

May Events for Students!

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Keep checking back for more events!

May Events for Faculty!

The Spring Conference will be held this year on Thursday, May 5, in Riley Auditorium, the Courtright Memorial Library, and in the Campus Center, with the final events held at Old Bag of Nails.  This year's theme is Great Expectations: Inclusive Teachings, Diverse Classrooms. 

Check out the Center for Teaching & Learning's Calendar of Events below to learn more about the exciting and informative events designed specially for our faculty!

Know a faculty member who you think should be nominated for the Library's Featured Faculty program? Email today with your suggestion and tell us why you want to see them on display!

Want to be part of the Digital Commons? Join the global conversation and leave your mark - Email a librarian today! 


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Correction: Pages to Film on Thursday, Nov. 12

Correction: Please note that the Pages to Film event is going to take place on ThursdayNov. 12, from 9a - 6p, with the faculty-led event with Patti Frick at 6:30p in the Lower Level Learning Lab (formerly LIB 013).  Our newsletter incorrectly stated that the 12th was a Wednesday, and we thank our eagle-eyed readers for catching that error.

Introducing Read & Write Gold Software!

Read & Write Gold Software now available to the Otterbein University Community!

Join us for a celebration of Read & Write Gold! 

On Friday, October 30th, beginning at 11:30a, grab a piece of cake and help us spread the word about this useful and advantageous software!

From the publisher's description, "Read&Write Gold is a discreet, customizable toolbar that integrates readingwriting, studying, and research support tools with common applications. It is accessible for those with reading and writing difficulties, learning disabilities such as Dyslexia, or English Language Learners."  This customizable and flexible software tool is now available to our University members. 

The program is currently available in the following locations: 

              •  Roush Basement computer lab
              • Residence Hall computer labs
              • Math & Computer Science computer lab
              • and Library Laptop Loaners (3-Day)

With more access points to come in Spring term!

Introducing CareerSpots!

In conjunction with the Center for Career & Professional Development,
the Courtright Memorial Library is pleased to bring
CareerSpots! to Otterbein! 

This unique database featuring videos related to professional development and career hunting can be accessed via the career site at