Pizza with the Provost: Over 120 students showed up to voice concerns about library changes

Pizza with the Provost: Over 120 students showed up to voice concerns about library changes

This past Sunday, Sept. 7, marked the first ‘Pizza with the Provost’ of the year. The event lasted from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Jane Bancroft Cook Library’s newly-constructed coffee bar. One hundred twenty-three students signed up to attend...
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Library late-night hours

Library late-night hours

There are fewer spaces for New College students to work on projects and homework late at night, every year. The Starbucks on University Parkway is no longer open all night, leaving only Perkins restaurant for all-nighters. The Jane Bancroft Cook...
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Ten questions with our lady of the library, Caroline Reed

Ten questions with our lady of the library, Caroline Reed

Caroline Reed has been awarded the Florida Library Association’s Leader of the Year award. A  brief chat with Cook Library’s social sciences librarian. This interview has been edited and condensed for clarity.   You were a social worker before becomi...
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Library late hours still to be determined

Library late hours still to be determined

Late night studiers may be treated to another hour or so of library time within the next week or two, depending on whether or not the  New College Student Alliance (NCSA) and the dean of the library can come to...
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Thesis carrel crunch

    Hannah Gilbert AOC: Environmental Studies and Anthropology Thesis: qʷidiččaʔa·tx̌ / Makah: Cultural Self-Representation and the Struggle for Human Rights “My thesis is on cultural self representation as it relates to human rights stru...
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Game on: International Game Day

By Colt Dodd International Games Day, the one day of the year where the library becomes transformed into a gamer haven, was held on Nov. 15. Featuring games such as Magic: the Gathering and Apples to Apples in Spanish, the...
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Reed between the lines: Caroline Reed’s journey to the library

As Director of Research,  Instruction and Outreach Services  at the Jane Bancroft Cook Library (JBCL) Caroline Reed pulls from her background as a social worker every day. “People come to you with a need and you show them resources so...
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Bayside society party benefits Cook Library

A sea of fancy hats, floral sundresses and fast cars overtook the Bay Shore side of campus for the 31st Annual Pique Nique Sur La Baie. The event took place on Wednesday, April 2 and attracted more than 500 members of the Sarasota community. They mingle...
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Library opens new area for collaborative study

As the sign on the glass door reads, the new Col-LAB is now open to students as a space for collaborative study. The Col-LAB, which is stocked with moveable furniture and whiteboards, cost $63,000 to renovate from the old front...
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