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Samantha Higgins

April 29, 2015


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

All of us know about going to the library to print our papers for classes or work with study groups before a big exam. Some students take advantage of additional services, like the CLR tutoring or the quiet study floor to get through their semester. But there tends to be two groups of students that ...

Perfect For Studying

The Charger Bulletin

September 17, 2014


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

By Francesca Fontanez This past summer, the University of New Haven’s Peterson Library underwent some much needed renovations. Once viewed as “outdated” and “drab,” the library is now a modern, extremely accommodating location. “Students that came back from last year were amazed at how...

It’s time for the Holidays; wouldn’t you like to know more about them?

The Charger Bulletin

December 5, 2013


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

By Andrea Sicari, Information Literacy Librarian, Marvin K. Peterson Library By now, you probably have noticed the recent chill in the air and the scent of wood burning in fireplaces. And whether you are ready to admit it or not, the semester is almost over and the holiday season has already started....

The Importance of an Original Court Case for your Research

The Charger Bulletin

April 17, 2013


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

By JOE SCOLLO MARVIN K. PETERSON LIBRARY As the semester is drawing down, we (the librarians at the library information desk) are getting a lot of questions from Criminal Justice and Forensic Science students regarding specific people, cases, and/or crimes. Many students are trying to find research...

Overcrowded, Cramped, and Insufficient Library

The Charger Bulletin

April 10, 2013


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

By HEEJUN KIM LETTER TO THE EDITOR There is a monstrous library building in center of university of New Haven campus which is known as the Marvin K. Peterson Library. The library building has been designed total three levels as lower, entry, and upper level. As we know, CLR room is lower level, lounge...

UNH Joins WeatherBug Schools Network to Provide Live, Local Weather Conditions and Enhance Student Education

The Charger Bulletin

February 27, 2013


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

UNH News Story WEST HAVEN, CONN. ---The University of New Haven has joined WeatherBug Schools Program (www.weatherbug.com), the leading provider of consumer and professional weather products and services and operator of the largest weather observing and lightning network. UNH has installed a new...

24-Hour Library on the Horizon

Isaak Kifle

September 19, 2012


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

Overlooking the Maxcy quad is the Marvin K. Peterson Library, the library of the University of New Haven. Named after a former president of the university, the library not only serves as an ideal place to study or do homework, but its extensive database collection has just about any book or reference...

UNH Remembers 9/11

Ana Abraham

September 19, 2012


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

Every year since the nation was changed forever on Sept. 11, 2001, UNH has held a remembrance ceremony to honor not only the lives lost on that day, but also those left behind. This year’s ceremony was held at on the morning of the anniversary in front of the Marvin K. Peterson Library. Students,...

What types of information can you find in books?

The Charger Bulletin

April 25, 2012


Filed under University of New Haven

By ANDREA SICARI MARVIN K. PETERSON LIBRARY At some point in your life you have probably walked into a library and said, "I need a book about ___".  But, did you know that there are different types of books and that each may contain specialized information? How, then, do you know what source or format ...

The Hidden Wellington Wang Collection

Brandon T. Bisceglia

February 29, 2012


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

If you’ve ever walked into the Marvin K. Peterson Library at UNH, you’ve probably noticed a set of glass display cases with shelves of strange-looking rocks prominently displayed along one wall. If you’ve taken the time to look inside those cases, you probably know that the rocks are part ...

4G Not Here Yet, Explains UNH Professor

Brandon T. Bisceglia

February 15, 2012


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

We still have a far way to go before we reach a world of 4G technology, Dr. Amir Esmailpour, assistant professor in the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science, said during a lecture Feb. 8 at the Marvin K. Peterson Library. Esmailpour’s talk, titled "Evolution of the...

10 Good Reasons to Check out the UNH Marvin K. Peterson Library

Diane Spinato

January 25, 2012


Filed under University of New Haven

Welcome Back!  Many of you are already avid users of library resources. But some of you may not be. So, as you begin the Spring 2012 semester, the librarians at the UNH Marvin K.  Peterson library would like to present: "10 Good Reasons to Check out the UNH Marvin K. Peterson Library"! 1. A quiet...

The Library’s Resources From Home

The Charger Bulletin

December 7, 2011


Filed under University of New Haven

As midterms have come to an end, are you one of the many scrambling to get the research for your final papers and/or projects?  Like many of your fellow class mates, statistics show that the majority of you will start and complete your research on Google; however that’s not always the best idea. ...

Information for Research Papers – No Google Needed!

The Charger Bulletin

November 30, 2011


Filed under University of New Haven

Imagine a world where Google does not exist; seems crazy doesn’t it? How would anyone possibly get any information, especially information needed to write research papers? But the fact is, if Google disappeared right now, never again to be seen, students would still be able to search for all the i...

Friends of the UNH Library: “Hostage Situations in New York City”

Ana Abraham

November 16, 2011


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

Last Tuesday, November 8, a small group gathered in the quiet third floor of the Marvin K. Peterson Library to listen to the latest Friends of the UNH Library speech. Dr. David Schroeder, an assistant professor of Criminal Justice and also an Assistant Dean of the Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Just...

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