May 29, 2009

Free Classical Music Downloads

Filed under: Digital Resources,Popular — Tags: , , — pam @ 9:48 am

bakrbuttonAlexander Street Press’ Classical Music Library offers a free download of the week.

Choose a format and remember sign up to be alerted to new free offerings.

May 26, 2009

Congratulations graduates!

Filed under: News,Popular — Tags: — pam @ 5:59 am

054c0302pmWay to go, Class of 2009! We especially want to congratulate Library employees getting their diplomas on May 28:

Anita Meyers Mabra, B.A., Liberal Arts, CWE

MonMon Khine, B.E., Chemical Engineering

Zaw That Han, B.E., Biomedical Engineering

MyaMya Teiktin, M.S. in Earth and Atmospheric Studies;

and Ebe De Leon, Associate degree, Business, Bronx CC, receiving her diploma May 29.

May 14, 2009

The Architecture Library is moving!

Filed under: Facilities,News — Tags: , — pam @ 1:15 pm

house_movingOn or about June 1, the Architecture Library will move from Shepard Hall to the newly-remodeled south campus building now known as the Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture…. All architecture books are due back May 22 before the move. If May 22 passes you by, then please hold your architecture books until June 15 and return them to the new library.

May 7, 2009

Online Jazz Festival

Filed under: Popular — Tags: , , — pam @ 10:41 am

jazz200It’s 18,000 jazz recordings, it’s a festival, it’s online—and you’re invited!

Alexander Street Online Jazz Festival

Tuesday, May 12 through Thursday, May 14

Celebrating the launch of Alexander Street’s newest online collection, Jazz Music Library.

Come listen to streaming audio, access free music downloads, listen to interviews with jazz musicians, watch jazz videos and take quizzes that test your jazz knowledge, enter contests, and win prizes, including CDs of your favorite artists.

WHO ELSE WILL BE THERE: Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald, Stan Getz, Charlie Byrd, Eric Dolphy, the Dave Brubeck Quartet, Nnenna Freelon, Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers, Andre Previn, Count Basie, Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins, Yusef Lateef, John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock, Nina Simone, Wayne Shorter, Chet Baker, and thousands more.

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