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Celebrating LGBTQIA+ Pride Month at the Leatherby Libraries A virtual book display

June 3, 2021 by | Exhibits and Displays

In honor of National Pride Month, this June the Leatherby Libraries is happy to present a virtual display of titles that honor and provide understanding and education about the LGBTQIA+ community,* especially here at Chapman University. In previous years, the Leatherby Libraries has celebrated Pride Month with in-person book displays, as in 2015 and 2016. To celebrate this year,

Congratulations to the 2021 Winners of the Kevin and Tam Ross Undergraduate Research Prize Chapman University students continue to impress with their research and writing skills

May 21, 2021 by | News

The Leatherby Libraries is proud to announce the winners of the 2021 Kevin and Tam Ross Undergraduate Research Prize. This year was a groundbreaking one for the contest: we received a total of nineteen applications, more than in most previous years; additionally, we opened up the prize to groups, as group research is of increasing

New E-Books Available for May

May 18, 2021 by | News

The Leatherby Libraries is highlighting new e-books added to the collection, including titles that are published by Chapman faculty. Professor Nam Lee of the Dodge College of Film and Media Arts published the book The films of Bong Joon Ho. Professor Luke Nichter of the Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences is the

Archives, Rockets, and Leadership Lessons: Leatherby Libraries’ First Virtual Event Researching a Disaster Through the Making of "Challenger: The Final Flight"

April 27, 2021 by | News

On Wednesday, April 7th, the Leatherby Libraries held its first virtual event, “Researching a Disaster Through the Making of Challenger: The Final Flight.” Two of the producers (an archival producer and a post-production producer) of the recent Netflix documentary series, along with a Mission Operations Engineer from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Chapman University Leadership Professor

New E-Books Available for April

April 6, 2021 by Reference Librarian | News

The Leatherby Libraries would like to highlight new Chapman faculty publications and e-Book titles that focus on LGBTQ+, environment, and racial justice. Peace Studies and Sociology Professor Dr. Lisa Leitz is author of Power and Protest : How Marginalized Groups Oppose the State and Other Institutions. Food Science Program Professor Dr. Rosalee Hellberg is co-editor of Food fraud

Leatherby Libraries Reopening for Returning Students and Researchers

March 25, 2021 by | News

The Leatherby Libraries is happy to welcome those of you who are returning to the Chapman University campus beginning Monday, March 29, 2021. The Leatherby Libraries will re-open to welcome students, faculty, and staff back to campus, but our policies and procedures are new. Please read below to learn how you can use the library

New E-Books Available for March

March 15, 2021 by | Resources

The Leatherby Libraries continues to purchase e-books to support Chapman’s ongoing commitment to enriching diversity and inclusion to cultivate a welcoming campus climate for all members of the Chapman community. One of our new titles, Prejudice, Stigma, Privilege, and Oppression, includes a chapter by Dr. Richard Redding, who is the Ronald D. Rotunda Distinguished Professor

Win Prizes for Your Research The Kevin and Tam Ross Undergraduate Research Prize Application Deadline April 30, 2021

March 1, 2021 by | News

Are you hard at work on your research project or spending long hours poring over your literature review? Here’s one way you could get recognized for your many hours of study – enter to win the annual Leatherby Libraries Undergraduate Research Prize. The Kevin and Tam Ross Undergraduate Research Prize recognizes excellent research and effective

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