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Obituary: Former library dean dies at 72

August 25, 2019

William “Bill” Miller won the ‘Oscar for reference librarians’ and introduced the library’s first computers and special collections. He served as library dean for 27 years.

Student Government hopes that the new hours will be enacted on Feb. 11. Photo by Hope Dean

Extended hours in Boca library postponed

February 1, 2019

The new schedule, which will have the library open nonstop five days a week, is expected to start in less than two weeks.

Despite the new hours next semester, the opening times of the Dunkin' Donuts in the library will not change for now, student body President Kyle MacDonald said. Photo by Alexander Rodriguez

Boca campus library to test new 24-hour opening schedule in the spring

November 12, 2018

The program was enacted by student body President Kyle MacDonald, and will begin in January 2019.

A renovation of the library has been proposed, setting aside $40 million to carry out repairs. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Boca campus library in need of money for renovations

October 24, 2018

Its budget hasn’t changed in the last decade.

Photo courtesy of Student Government

Student Government: Boca House members want to give out pizza during finals week

March 1, 2018

Close to $700 will be spent on pizza if a new bill passes.

Vendors sell handmade books inside the T-6 Building. Photo courtesy of media contact Carol Lewis West

FAU celebrates papermaking with ‘Autumn Wayzgoose’

November 1, 2017

The event offered an indoor market and live music.

Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

New security system at the Wimberly Library

April 2, 2017

The next time students plan to go on an all-night cramming session at the Boca campus library, they must not forget their “go...

FAU Boca Raton campus Administration Building. Tim Murphy | Contributing Photographer

Holiday break office hours

December 14, 2016

Your classes are over for winter break, but you may still be in the area and unsure if you can go to the gym, get something to e...

Students search through the boxes of free records and tapes from the Recorded Sound Archives on Tuesday. Celina DeCastro | Contributing Writer

Students come for final free vinyl giveaway in Wimberly Library

November 24, 2016

F rom Nov. 21-23, students grabbed themselves some free vinyl records on the fifth floor of the Wimberly Library as part of an event...

Yongliang Huang, a graduate student studying computer science, poses with his print. Benjamin Paley | Contributing Writer

Jaffe Center hosts event honoring National Letterpress Appreciation Day

September 20, 2016

  Florida Atlantic’s Jaffe Center for Book Arts hosted a printing press event in honor of National Letterpress Appreciation...