FAU Libraries' Marvin & Sybil Weiner Spirit of America Collection
American History Essay Contest
$500 first prize
$300 second prize
$200 third prize
Essay contest open to all FAU undergraduate students writing on one of the following areas:
The American Revolutionary Period
The American Colonial Period
The American Westward Expansion
The American Civil War
Participants are encouraged to use original source materials from the Marvin and Sybil Weiner Spirit of America Collection at FAU Libraries.
Deadline for Submissions: December 2, 2013.
For More Information/Flyer.
FAU to Host 'Animated Library, the Artists' Books of Susan Joy Share’ Exhibition through Jan. 19, 2014
Florida Atlantic University’s Arthur and Mata Jaffe Center for Book Arts will host “Animated Library, the Artists’ Books of Susan Joy Share,” an exhibition of the dramatic artwork, at the Wimberly
Library through Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014.
Share, a visual artist and bookbinder,
creates kinetic forms, architectural spaces,
costumes and experimental books that
integrate visual art, movement and sound.
Her work combines techniques and materials
from bookbinding, sewing, painting, collage
and sculpture. The exhibition, which is free
and open to the public. For more information on the exhibition, call John Cutrone at 561-297-0455 or go to
FAU Libraries' Customer Satisfaction Survey
The Florida Atlantic University Libraries would like to invite you to take our customer satisfaction survey, which measures satisfaction with library services, staff, facilities, policies and more. The survey can be accessed at
http://fau.countingopinions.com and will be available until December 31, 2013. The results of this survey will be used to help identify areas where we can make improvements. If you have questions, contact Darlene Parrish, Ph.D., university librarian, at
firstname.lastname@example.org or Malka Schyndel, M.S.L.S., associate librarian, at
Thank you in advance for your participation.