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The Leatherby Libraries Supports Chapman’s Graduate and Professional Students Appreciation Week April 1 - April 5, 2019

March 20, 2019 by | Exhibits and Displays

Did you know that nearly 25% of Chapman’s student body is graduate and professional students? Between the Orange and Rinker campuses, Chapman offers 70 different graduate and professional programs and degrees, covering everything from a Master of Science in Accounting to a Master of Arts in War and Society, along with many others. With such

New Materials for March

March 5, 2019 by Reference Desk | Exhibits and Displays

Spend these last cold days of winter curled up with novel written by a popular author, such as Someday by David Levithan or Norse mythology by Neil Gaiman. March is Women’s History Month. Read up on women in leadership roles in Women’s leadership journeys. Zombies and the apocalypse seem to be a recurring theme in

Donna Ford Attallah ’61 Angels Room Dedication The Leatherby Libraries Celebrates Our Newest Story Room

February 26, 2019 by | Exhibits and Displays

The Leatherby Libraries recently dedicated our newest group study room, the Donna Ford Attallah ’61 Angels Room. Donna Ford Attallah, Chapman alumna, Trustee, and university donor gave the Leatherby Libraries an extremely generous gift towards one of our group study rooms, as well as a selection from her impressive collection of angels to permanently decorate

Everything’s Coming Up Bibles at the Leatherby Libraries From the twelfth century to the twenty-first

February 8, 2019 by | Exhibits and Displays

As detailed in an earlier blog post, Chapman University is currently hosting the Heritage Edition of The Saint John’s Bible, and the Bible is on display in the Leatherby Libraries lobby. In concert with and in celebration of the Bible’s stay at Chapman University, a number of other displays have been created, and a number of events

New Materials for February

February 5, 2019 by Reference Desk | Exhibits and Displays

Happy February! Celebrate Valentine’s Day by expanding your knowledge of some of the different types of love: It was once illegal to marry someone of a different race. Learn about the couple who took their case to the Supreme Court and succeeded in ending all state laws which banned interracial marriage in The case for Loving.

3D Printing & Design: Introducing New Library Materials on 3D Technology and Makerspaces New Exhibit in the Leatherby Libraries

January 30, 2019 by | Exhibits and Displays

(Exhibit curated and explanatory blog post written by Catalina Lopez) The library has a new display dedicated to library materials that introduce the basics of 3D technology and the function of makerspaces. The books describe the functionality of 3D printing and how it has influenced medical products, the fashion industry, and engineering practices. I was

Golden Travels: A Contemporary Visit Through California Circulation Assistant curates art exhibit in Montclair

January 16, 2019 by | Exhibits and Displays

Out in Montclair, about thirty miles northeast of the Chapman campus, the Pomona Valley Art Association (PVAA) Art Place is currently hosting an art exhibit titled “Golden Travels: A Contemporary Visit Through California.” Curated by Leatherby Libraries Circulation Assistant Catalina Lopez, the exhibit is a collaboration of local artists, university students, and members of the Pomona

Animation and Star Wars Art Comes to Life in the Leatherby Libraries New exhibition in partnership with the Hilbert Museum of California Art

January 15, 2019 by | Exhibits and Displays

Lots of things are happening at the Leatherby Libraries during interterm. One of these is the installation of a new exhibition, “Character References: The Art of the Animation Drawing” and “A New Hope: The Star Wars Art of Robert Bailey.” Presented in partnership with the Hilbert Museum of California Art at Chapman University, this exhibit