Special Hours 3/31 – 4/6

The Libraries will have special hours for Easter Break. Dinand will have special hours from 3/31 – 4/4. The Science Library will have special hours from 3/31 – 4/6. Please note, all Libraries will be closed from Friday, April 2 – Sunday, April 4. See our full hours schedule: https://www.holycross.edu/holy-cross-libraries/holy-cross-libraries-hours

If you need assitance during this time, contact the 24/7 chat service: https://libguides.holycross.edu/ask Please note that all of our electronic resources including access to journals, ebooks, and streaming films will remain available during this time.

A Conversation with Paolo Parisi – April 20th, 3:15 pm

A conversation with Paolo Parisi, Author of Basquiat, a Graphic Novel

Tuesday, April 20 at 3:15-4:15pm
Join the HC Libraries for a conversation on Zoom with Paolo Parisi, Italian graphic designer, illustrator and author of Basquiat: A Graphic Novel. Come to hear more about the book, Basquiat as an artist, and also about Parisi’s own experiences, inspirations, styles, and methods of making art. The event will be hosted by Visual Literacy & Arts Librarian Janis DesMarais and Dr. Mark D. Nevins ’86.

Zoom link:
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MLA & APA Citation Workshop : 3/24 on Zoom

MLA APA citation workshop.  3/24 7-8 pm on Zoom.

Join the Writer’s Workshop and the Libraries for one or two citation workshops on March 24th.

7-7:30 pm : MLA Citations
7:30-8 pm: APA Citations

Zoom link: https://holycross.zoom.us/j/92685468796

We will cover formatting both in-text citations and the works cited / references page. You are welcome to ask individual citation questions in a break-out room after the relevant citation style presentation is finished. This event is open to students at the College of the Holy Cross.

Questions? Email Sam Garrity sgarrity@holycross.edu or Laura Wilson llwilson@holycross.edu

Submit a Poem to the Campus Poetry Walk

Submit a poem to the campus poetry walk.  Deadline March 26.

    (Re)creating and Reconnecting Through Creativity

Library Services is hosting an outdoor “poetry walk” to help members of the Holy Cross community reconnect with each other and our campus through creative writing.

All students are invited to submit a poem, which will be posted on a sign along a designated walking path.

Please consider the following Guidelines when submitting:

  • The first 20 eligible poems received will be included in the walk
  • Poems must be UNPUBLISHED works
  • A digital version will be created for virtual enjoyment of the walk.
  • Longer poems may be abbreviated due to space constraints, but will be presented in whole with the digital version.
  • Library Services reserves the right/responsibility to determine eligibility.
  • Please use this form to submit your poem: https://forms.gle/9uAQXofb4MsnooPQ8 by MARCH 26, 2021.

    Questions? Email Outreach Librarian Laura Wilson llwilson@holycross.edu

    Prof. Alvaro Jarrín, March 9th 4:30 pm – Authors on the Hill

    March 9, 4:30 PM Zoom, Prof. Alvaro Jarrin presents "The Biopolitics of Beauty"

    The Holy Cross Libraries are pleased to host Professor Alvaro Jarrín in the “Authors on the Hill” lecture series.

    Join us Tuesday, March 9, at 4:30 pm on Zoom:  https://holycross.zoom.us/j/99494530692  

    Professor Jarrín will present his book, “The Biopolitics of Beauty: Cosmic Citizenship and Affective Capital in Brazil.”  (University of California Press, 2017).

    For questions, please contact Outreach Librarian Laura Wilson at: llwilson@holycross.edu