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Tue, Feb 20 2024

Archives Book Display

The spines of the books on display showing the titles and authors.

Come visit the Archives’ display of recent fiction by Holy Cross faculty and alumni. Books in the Archives collection do not circulate, but many are in the Dinand stacks. Not available? Request through InterLibrary Loan. #FromTheArchives #HCArchives #HCLibraries #ArchivistsofInstragram #HolyCross #CollegeoftheHolyCross





Mon, Feb 12 2024

Crowdsourcing Data Party

Celebrate Love Data Week. Are We Alone? Join a Crowdsourcing Data Party to Find Out. Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence with the UCLA SETI Project. Thur, Feb 15, 5-8 PM, Scalia Lab

Are we alone?? Celebrate Love Data Week with a crowdsourcing data party at Dinand Library. Be a “citizen scientist” and search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence with the UCLA SETI project. Learn more and sign up by scanning the QR code.





Fri, Feb 09 2024

Verses for the Heart: An (Anti) Valentine’s Open-Mic Affair

Verses for the Heart: An (Anti) Valentine's Open-Mic Affair, Wednesday, February 14, 3:30 - 5:30 pm, Levis Browsing Room, Dinand Library

An (Anti) Valentine’s Day event to celebrate heartbreak and lost love. Cover your favorite piece of music or read an excerpt of an existing work, short story, or poem. Original pieces of music or writing are also welcome!





Tue, Feb 06 2024

Love Data Week

Love Data Week, February 12-16. 2024, Learn to love why dta matters through events at College of the Holy Cross

Celebrate Love Data Week February 12-16, 2024 with the Libraries and learn to love why data matters.  Guess how many hearts are in a jar and win a Grubhub gift card! Join a data party to search for extraterrestrial life!





Fri, Feb 02 2024

A Literary Social & Valentine Workshop

A Literary Social & Valentine Workshop, February 6, 4-5pm, Levis Browsing Room, Dinand Library.  Event details include refreshments, making valentines, and discovering valentine poems by Massachusetts authors.

Come join the Libraries and the English Department for our Literary Social and Valentine workshop! Learn about the local history of Valentine’s Day cards and valentine poems written by Massachusetts poets, while making your very own valentine and having some treats. We’ll be in the Levis Browsing Room in Dinand Library on February 6 from 4:00 to 5:00 pm. Open to students only.





Fri, Feb 02 2024

Black History Month

Celebrte African Americans and the Arts, Black History Month 2024

Come by Dinand Library to see our new display of books about and by African American artists in honor of this year’s Black History Month theme, “African Americans and the Arts.” And, plan a trip to the Worcester Art Museum to see artwork by Charles Ethan Porter, one of the artists featured above.





Sun, Jan 28 2024

International Love Data Week, February 12-16, 2024

International Love Data Week 2024, February 12-16, 2024

Celebrate International Love Data week with the libraries from February 12-16. Learn to love data by competing in a crowdsourcing data collection or taking part in a “citizen scientist” data party. More details to come…





Tue, Jan 16 2024

Sign Up to The Financial Times Online

Sign Up to the Financial Times online.  Registration directions at http://tinyurl.com/ypdvmm39

New! Subscription to The Financial Times online. Registration required. Available for those with a Holy Cross email address and password. Directions to register can be found here: http://tinyurl.com/ypdvmm39





Mon, Dec 18 2023

Holy Cross Libraries Winter Break Hours

Holy Cross Libraries Winter Break Hours https://holycross.libcal.com/hours

Winter break hours have begun at Holy Cross Libraries. For the full schedule, please visit the Libraries Hours page at https://holycross.libcal.com/hours
Happy Holidays!





Thu, Dec 07 2023

Take a Break at Dinand Library

Take a Break at Dinand Library, Tuesday, December 12, 20203, 3 pm to 2 am, in room 101B.  Snacks, tea and cocoa, crafts, puzzles, calm music, space to relax.

Stop by the conference room (room 101B) of Dinand Library on Tuesday, December 12, 2023 starting at 3:00 pm to relax and recharge. There will be snacks, warm drinks, crafts, puzzles, and calm music. We wish you the best on your finals!