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Try one of the individual study rooms on the 6th or 7th floors. If the room is not reserved or occupied, you’re welcome to use it.

Try one of the individual study rooms on the 6th or 7th floors. If the room is not reserved or occupied, you’re welcome to use it.

(Source: study-mode)

July 23, 2014, is Batman Day, DC Comics’ celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Caped Crusader’s first appearance in Detective Comics #27.
You can find lots of Batman books in the Graphic Novel Collection on the 3rd floor, including my favorite, Arkham Asylum: a serious house on serious earth. We also have the Christopher Nolan movie trilogy on DVD.
The image in this post was created by Salvador Anguiano and can be found here.

July 23, 2014, is Batman Day, DC Comics’ celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Caped Crusader’s first appearance in Detective Comics #27.

You can find lots of Batman books in the Graphic Novel Collection on the 3rd floor, including my favorite, Arkham Asylum: a serious house on serious earth. We also have the Christopher Nolan movie trilogy on DVD.

The image in this post was created by Salvador Anguiano and can be found here.

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Jacques Cousteau’s Grandson Comes Up From 31 Days Under The Sea

"For the first time, we were able to invite the world in live during the 31 days on a Cousteau expedition. The fact that you could see the curiosity in kids, and even in older adults, was a huge reward for me personally because I believe we sparked something that hadn’t happened to the ocean since my grandfather’s era."

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