Leatherby Libraries Librarian Leads Webinar

February 25, 2020 by | News

The Leatherby Libraries’ Coordinator of Scholarly Communications & Electronic Resources, Kristin Laughtin-Dunker, recently co-hosted a webinar titled “Defining Plan S and Transformative Agreements” with DeDe Leshy, the Senior Medical Library for Electronic Resources at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. The webinar was hosted by the Statewide California Electronic Library Consortium (SCELC) Scholarly Communication Committee, of which both


Investigating resources at the Leatherby Libraries: Items for checkout That's right, you can check out more than just books!

February 24, 2020 by | Resources

Chapman students, faculty, and staff can check out more than just books at the Leatherby Libraries! They have access to checkout:  – Calculators:      – Graphing – TI 84 Plus     – Financial – HP 10bII & HP 10bII+     – Scientific – TI-30Xa & TI 30X IIS – Cassette Players  – CD/DVD External Drive – ASUS LITE


Exploring the Library: Mendez v. Westminster Study Room

February 21, 2020 by | Exhibits and Displays

The court case of Mendez v. Westminster was a federal case that several bold Orange County parents fought against the segregated schooling system in Orange County that forced Mexican Americans to attend “Mexican Schools.” This 1947 case predates the historic case of Brown v. Board of Education, which eradicated racial segregation in public schools. Five


New Book Cover Display Honors Celebrated Steampunk Authors

February 18, 2020 by | Exhibits and Displays

In 2000, Chapman University Professor James P. Blaylock, author and winner of the Nebula & World Fantasy Awards, and his long-time writing colleague Tim Powers founded the Creative Writing Conservatory at Orange County School of the Arts (OCSA). This exhibit, which is part of the 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Creative Writing Conservatory, features artwork


Happy Valentine’s Day!

February 17, 2020 by | Exhibits and Displays

‘Tis the season of love…at the Leatherby Libraries! In honor of Valentine’s Day this year, the Leatherby Libraries has fun decorations and goodies for Chapman students!  The reference desk is adorned with rose petals and items you can checkout!

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