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EIU’s Hidden Time Machine By Raymond Cummins There are few places in the world as transportive as a library. They contain the knowledge of thousands of minds; across all the subjects we can think of.  The beauty of it is that we can travel all over the world, to any time or place, from the […]

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Don’t get swarmed by finals- Booth Library has plan many activities to help students focus, relax and succeed leading to the end of the semester. On April 29 & 30, members of All Things Pawsitive will bring certified therapy dogs to greet students from 2-4 p.m. at the library’s south entrance (by the clock tower). […]

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Booth Library is proud to announce a milestone in the preservation and sharing of the creative and scholarly work of Eastern Illinois University. The Keep, EIU’s digital archive, has just posted its 100,000th object. The historic 100,000th object, posted on December 12, 2023, is a photograph from the investiture ceremony of Jay Gatrell. The photograph […]

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EIU students, faculty, and staff now have free online access to the New York Times through Booth Library! We are thrilled to offer this new service to better serve our students and the EIU Community as a whole.  The complimentary subscription is available to anyone with an eiu.edu email address- including retired employees and emeritus […]

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