Archive for April, 2012

April 2012 Exhibit: National Library Week

Every year, libraries and librarians are celebrated during National Library Week (April 8-14, 2012).

During this April the Erwin Library’s newspaper exhibit area highlights a few titles about librarians and becoming a librarian, as well as children’s books about libraries and reading.

For some interesting stories about the impact of libraries and ways you can help show the value of libraries, visit I Love Libraries.


April 2012 Exhibit: National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month, sponsored since its inception in 1996 by the Academy of American Poets.  To celebrate, discover the Erwin Library’s collection of books of poetry as well as biographies about poets, a sample of which you can find in the library’s bulletin board exhibit area.  Come check one of these books out and learn more about poetry and the memorable power of the written word.  For more information about individual poets, or poetry in general, visit the Academy’s website at