You're invited to our Open House

You're invited to the NDSU Libraries Open House, from Wednesday, October 9, through Saturday, October 12. Activities include the HerdSearch Scavenger Hunt, pictures with Thundar, outdoor games, vendor presentations, and more. Learn about library and NDSU services, and win great prizes including iTunes gift cards, flash drives, and t-shirts. Current NDSU students are eligible to win an iPad Mini in the Scavenger Hunt, which was provided by Ex Libris North America.

Mouse over an event (or tap it on your mobile device) to find out more about what's happening at the NDSU Libraries Open House.

Wednesday,
Oct. 9

Thursday,
Oct. 10

Friday,
Oct. 11

Saturday,
Oct. 12

9:00

HerdSearch Scavenger hunt beginsWin an iPad mini at the HerdSearch Scavenger hunt. Click to learn more.

10:00

Archives display: NDSU FootballView historic photographs of NDSU football in the Main Library Coffee House. The photos will be on display all week.

Center for WritersLearn about Center for Writers services in the lobby of the Main Library.

Outdoor gamesPlay beanbag toss and Norwegian golf on the Main Library lawn.

Archives display: NDSU FootballView historic photographs of NDSU football in the Main Library Coffee House. The photos will be on display all week.

ITS: Technology Learning and Media CenterLearn more about the ITS Technology Learning and Media Center in the Main Library.

Tri-College and Public LibrariansMeet librarians from Fargo Public Library and MSUM.

Vendor Presenation: IEEE XploreLearn more about how to use IEEE Xplore. Location: Main Library classroom.

Archives display: NDSU FootballView historic photographs of NDSU football in the Main Library Coffee House. The photos will be on display all week.

ITS: Student Technology ServicesLearn more about ITS Student Technology Services in the Main Library.

Tri-College and Public LibrariansMeet librarians from Fargo Public Library and MSUM in the Main Library.

11:00

Barry Hall: Business Databases DemonstrationWin an iTunes gift card by attending database demonstrations at Barry Hall. Location: Barry Hall 260.

Center for WritersLearn about Center for Writers services in the lobby of the Main Library.

Outdoor gamesPlay beanbag toss and Norwegian golf on the Main Library lawn.

Subject LibrariansMeet your Subject Librarians in the Main Library lobby, and find out how they can help you with your research.

ITS: Technology Learning and Media CenterLearn more about the ITS Technology Learning and Media Center in the Main Library.

Pictures with ThundarTake a picture with Thundar! Bring your own phone or camera. Location: Main Library Weber Reading Room.

Subject LibrariansMeet your Subject Librarians in the Main Library lobby, and find out how they can help you with your research.

Tri-College and Public LibrariansMeet librarians from Fargo Public Library and MSUM in the Main Library.

Vendor Presentation: ProQuest eBooksLearn about Proquest eBooks. Location: Main Library classroom.

ITS: Student Technology ServicesLearn more about ITS Student Technology Services in the Main Library.

Tri-College and Public LibrariansMeet librarians from Fargo Public Library and MSUM in the Main Library

Vendor Presentation: SciFinder WebinarLearn more about using SciFinder. Location: Main Library classroom.

Archives display: NDSU YearbooksView historic NDSU yearbooks from 1907 to 1980 in the Main Library.

Monthly Speaker Series: Dr. Ghazi HassounDr. Ghazi Hassoun, NDSU professor emeritus of Physics, will be at the Main Library Weber Reading Room. He will discuss his memior, Walking Out Into the Sunshine, which recounts his journey from Palestinian refugee to the United States and NDSU.

12:00

Center for WritersLearn about Center for Writers services in the lobby of the Main Library.

Outdoor gamesPlay beanbag toss and Norwegian golf on the Main Library lawn.

Subject LibrariansMeet your Subject Librarians in the Main Library lobby, and find out how they can help you with your research.

12:30 at Klai Hall: EndNote Basic DemonstrationWin an iTunes gift card by attending this database demonstration. Location: Klai Hall 22.

ITS: Technology Learning and Media CenterLearn more about the ITS Technology Learning and Media Center in the Main Library.

Pictures with ThundarTake a picture with Thundar! Bring your own phone or camera. Location: Main Library Weber Reading Room.

Subject LibrariansMeet your Subject Librarians in the Main Library lobby, and find out how they can help you with your research.

Tri-College and Public LibrariansMeet librarians from Fargo Public Library and MSUM in the Main Library.

Vendor Presentation: ProQuest AssessmentLearn more about Proquest Assessment. Location: Main Library classroom.

ITS: Student Technology ServicesLearn more about ITS Student Technology Services in the Main Library.

Tri-College and Public LibrariansMeet librarians from Fargo Public Library and MSUM in the Main Library.

1:00

Subject LibrariansMeet your Subject Librarians in the Main Library lobby, and find out how they can help you with your research.

Heritage Collection displayLearn more about the Germans from Russia Heritage Collection in the Main Library.

ITS: Technology Learning and Media CenterLearn more about the ITS Technology Learning and Media Center in the Main Library.

Subject LibrariansMeet your Subject Librarians in the Main Library lobby, and find out how they can help you with your research.

Tri-College and Public LibrariansMeet librarians from Fargo Public Library and MSUM in the Main Library.

Vendor Presentation: Elsevier Scopus, Compendex, and ReaxysLearn more about Elsevier Scopus, Compendex, and Reaxys. Location: Main Library classroom.

Tri-College and Public LibrariansMeet librarians from Fargo Public Library and MSUM in the Main Library.

ITS: Student Technology ServicesLearn more about ITS Student Technology Services in the Main Library.

Vendor Presentation: Sage eBooksLearn about research methods in Sage eBooks. Location: Main Library classroom.

2:00

Pivot DemonstrationKay Sizer of Research and Creative Activity will give a demonstration on using Pivot. Location: Main Library classroom.

Subject LibrariansMeet your Subject Librarians in the Main Library lobby, and find out how they can help you with your research.

Heritage Collection displayLearn more about the Germans from Russia Heritage Collection in the Main Library.

Subject LibrariansMeet your Subject Librarians in the Main Library lobby, and find out how they can help you with your research.

Vendor Presentation: Elsevier Scopus, Compendex, and ReaxysLearn more about Elsevier Scopus, Compendex, and Reaxys. Location: Main Library classroom.

Vendor Presentation: APA Psych WebinarTake a “tour” of the PsycINFO/PsycARTICLES record, and learn about some of EBSCO’s productivity tools. Location: Main Library classroom.

5:00

HerdSearch Scavenger Hunt ends