News Archives

Wednesday

October 29, 2014 10:00 am

Vice President for Information and Library Services Eugene Wiemers to retire

Vice President for Information and Library Services Eugene Wiemers to retire

Wiemers built an “integrated library and information services organization [that is] regarded as a national model among liberal arts colleges,” said President Spencer.

Thursday

February 6, 2014 4:10 pm

Ladd Library’s new online CBB catalog has a back-end surprise

Ladd Library’s new online CBB catalog has a back-end surprise

The most intriguing aspect of the new CBBcat might be that collaboration is at its core.

Thursday

July 25, 2013 2:59 pm

Library and Information Services, Fall 2013

We have a couple of highlights for services that you should know about as you come back to campus. The…

Wednesday

July 6, 2011 8:32 am

Campus Construction Update: July 6, 2011

On June 27, right on schedule, faculty members in philosophy, religious studies and environmental studies moved into their new offices in the renovated Hedge Hall.

Friday

May 1, 2009 11:39 am

Soaking Up the Sun

Maren Vouga ’09 soaks up the sun while studying on the Ladd Library terrace.

Sunday

March 1, 2009 1:19 pm

Turning Points: Simple Questions

The latest campus comings and goings

Tuesday

July 1, 2008 1:12 pm

Somerville

Finding a bit of Bates in Somerville, yet needing to move on, fuels conflicting emotions in recent grads.

Wednesday

May 7, 2008 2:16 pm

Composition One-on-One

Students teach students as writing becomes an explicit value of the Bates curriculum.

Saturday

March 1, 2008 2:16 pm

Composition One-on-One

Students teach students as writing becomes an explicit value of the Bates curriculum.

Wednesday

June 21, 2006 12:00 am

Bates library schedules mock disaster and recovery for June 23

The Bates College library staff will hold a mock disaster and recovery of library materials at 10:30 a.m. on June 23 in the outdoor lower arcade of the George and Helen Ladd Library. The event, led by Melissa Straw, a graduate intern studying book and paper conservation at the University of Texas-Austin, will give the staff of Ladd library and the Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library real-world experience in quickly and efficiently recovering from a water-based disaster with guidance from a trained book conservator.