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Student Art & Poetry, Spring 2014

Lamson Library and Learning Commons presents Art and Poetry, a 7th annual exhibition featuring the creative and collaborative efforts of PSU’s Student Exhibitions Club and PSU’s Student Organization, Poets and Writers. Opening Reception: April 7th from 4:30 – 5:30 pm.  Refreshments will be served!

Average Path Length 2013 Print Portfolio

Exhibited from March 7th through August 22nd, 2014 in the Lamson Learning Commons Opening reception and artist talk: Monday, March 10th, 2014 at 4pm in the Lamson Learning Commons Read more at Average Path Length

PSU closing early March 12

Due to expected weather and road conditions, PSU has canceled all afternoon and evening classes beginning at 2:15 p.m., today, March 12. This includes all graduate classes in all locations. The Lamson Library and Learning Commons will remain open but with limited services. The Reference/Research Services, PASS Office, LTOE, and Writing Center may not be [...]

Foxy Grandpa exhibit (updated 2-18)

Presentation: Feb 25, 5:30 Lamson is exhibiting Foxy Grandpa, one of the most beloved cartoon strips of the Platinum Age of comics, from January 14-February 28, 2014. Created by Carl “Bunny” Schultze, Foxy Grandpa first appeared in the New York Herald in 1900. The exhibit includes Foxy Grandpa comic books, original newspaper pages, examples of [...]

Professor Rik Pfenninger on NHPR

The Composer Next Door Hear the interview on New Hampshire Public Radio Recordings in Lamson

Finals Week Extended Hours

Lamson Library Hours Tue 10th 7:30 AM 1:00 AM Wed 11th 7:30 AM 1:00 AM Thu 12th 7:30 AM 1:00 AM Fri 13th 7:30 AM 9:00 PM Sat 14th 8:30 AM 9:00 PM Sun 15th 10:00 AM 1:00 AM Mon 16th 7:30 AM 1:00 AM Tue 17th 7:30 AM 1:00 AM Wed 18th 7:30 AM [...]

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Got Orthographobia?

The Writing Center team won the Pemi-Baker Spelling Bee on 11/1/13! There were twenty teams!  Left to right: Hannah Hounsell (first-year), Ryan Aquilina (graduate), and Brittany Faulkner (sophomore).

Keep Calm

Download a Book!

Lamson has added over 115,000 new downloadable eBooks!  This growing subscription package contains a large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter.  Try it! Get info on how to download here. [5 minute video]

Hispanic Heritage Month

Check out select materials related to local events celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.

Yearbooks on Display

In celebration of homecoming and family weekend, Spinelli Archives is displaying yearbooks on the main level. Come and see if it’s what you remember.

Discover What You’re Missing….Banned Books

It’s Banned Books Week! Check out the display of book titles challenged May 2012 and May 2013. Did you read any of them?


Lamson Learning Commons is pleased to welcome the exhibit Nightscapes by PSU Professor Annette Mitchell.  This set of 11 acrylic paintings will be on display on the main level of Lamson from June 7 – September 27.

Honoring our Student Workers

Our graduating studentsTo show our appreciation, the Lamson Learning Commons is honoring our graduating student workers by asking them to select a book, DVD, CD, or other item the library will purchase and donate in their name. A gift plate is placed in the item with their name. The items are on display on the [...]