Authors on the Hill Lecture Series

blocks of color containing information about event, a black and white engraving of two Roman warriors fighting, and cover art for the book Old Enemies which has a gold arch and shelves of faces supported by 2 columns

The Holy Cross Libraries are pleased to host Professor Lee Oser for the “Authors on the Hill” lecture series. Join us Monday, Dec. 5 at 3:30 pm in the Browsing Room, Dinand Library. Professor Oser will present his recently published novel, “Old Enemies.”
This event will also be live-streamed. Register at:

For more information, please contact Digital Scholarship Librarian Lisa Villa at:





Archives & Distinctive Collections Fall Open House

Fall on the Hill Open House 2022, Friday, October 28, 2022, 2pm to 4 pm., Archives, 3rd Floor.

Have you ever wondered what kinds of books, objects, and documents live in the Holy Cross Archives? Join us in the Archives for our Fall Open House on Friday the 28th. This is your chance to come explore the reading room and talk to the Archives staff. With Halloween right around the corner, we’ll have some of our spooky items on display. Whether you want to look at old yearbook pictures or see a creepy baby doll, we have so much to show you for Fall on the Hill in the Archives. Attend and be entered into a raffle for a GrubHub gift card!





Updated Fall Break Schedule

Updated Fall Break Schedule

We have updated our Fall Break Schedule. Due to construction, Dinand Library will be closed on Saturday, October 15, 2022 and will reopen on Sunday, October 16, 2022 at noon. We apologize for the inconvenience. For more information on building hours, visit:





New Mural in the Visual Arts Wing of Dinand Library

Come visit the Visual Arts Wing of Dinand Library to see the new mural, “Mapping Metamorphosis,” created by Prof. Pacheco’s students within the Global Society Montserrat cluster. It was designed to explore students’ connections between themselves and the Holy Cross community. Learn more at:





International Education Week at Holy Cross

International Education Week Poster, September 18-24, 2022A display of books on a bookshelf.

International Education Week at Holy Cross is a time where we welcome and celebrate our international students. Check out the schedule of events at and stop by Dinand Library to see our display with images, ideas and authors from our international students’ home countries.




LibFest 2022

Poster advertising LibFest 2022.

LibFest 2022 will be held at the Kimball Quad on Thursday, September 22, 2022 between the hours of 11:30 am and 1:30 pm. Stop by to meet staff and learn about a variety of library and associated spaces and services. We will also be celebrating the 10 year anniversary of the Worcester Public Library’s Libby Bookmobile and Holy Cross’ support of it. There will be ice cream, raffles and more!