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The library is open to EIU students, faculty and staff ONLY. Patrons are required to wear masks and follow university safety guidelines.
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Booth Library has a new subscription to the online Chicago Manual of Style. This well-known reference work, published for over a century, provides authors, scholars, editors, indexers, and other writing professionals with guidance on grammar, usage, and style, including formatting for bibliographic citations and manuscript preparation. The complete contents of the 17th edition (2017) are […]

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Booth Library is running a trial to the online Bloomsbury International Encyclopedia of Surrealism through Oct. 10. Through this database, you’ll discover one of the most influential 20th-century art movements. The site includes the contents of a three-volume major reference work with 200 survey articles, 500 A-Z articles covering key figures, 500 rare documentary and […]

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Booth Library is open and ready to serve our EIU students, faculty and staff! However, due to COVID-19 safety precautions, access to our bookshelves is prohibited. Don’t worry! Our staff will get you what you need! Patrons may request an item be pulled from the shelves by coming to the circulation desk in person; calling […]

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