Last spring, almost 1,000 of you responded to the library’s survey evaluating the use and quality of the our collections, services, and facilities. That’s 584 WOU students, 143 faculty, 128 members of staff, and 100 graduate students. Thank you so much for your participation!
We’ve crunched the numbers and created an executive summary with the results and some info about what we’re going to do with your feedback.
It’s available in WOU’s digital repository, Digital Commons@WOU.
Pages 1-3 summarize the survey itself, basic demographics, overall results, improvements made since the survey, and what’s next. Pages 4-7 are single-page reports of results from specific groups: undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty, and staff.
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Drop-in tutoring in the library starts up again this week. Hours vary, see “Tutoring Hours” on the right ———>
–> The Writing Center holds night hours Sun-Thurs from 7-10pm in Room 116. Writing tutors will work with you on writing projects for any course and any instruction level.
–> The Math Center offers free math tutoring at varying times in Room 228 for both Math classes and non-Math classes like statistics.
The Science Learning Center now offers tutoring for Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Earth Science classes at varying times in Room 124.
The English Tutoring Center holds night hours Mon-Thurs from 7-10pm in Room 228. Tutors can help international students with reading, listening to, and/or speaking English.
The Digital Media Center, located on the 2nd floor, offers help with technology-related class assignments. Hours vary by term.
Happy winter break! Here is the library schedule for the next few weeks:
–Dec. 11-15: open 8a.m. – 5p.m.
EXCEPT closed Wed. Dec. 13, noon-2p.m.
–Dec. 16-17: closed all weekend.
–Dec 18-21: open 8a.m. – 5p.m.
–Dec. 22-Jan. 1: closed.
–Jan. 2-5: open 8a.m. – 5p.m.
–Jan. 6-7: closed.
The Press will be closed for the entire break; the 24-hour room at the west entrance will be open throughout break.
You can always view all the library’s hours
on our calendar.
Heads up – the library’s hours will be modified for Memorial Day weekend:
–>Sat, 5/27: noon-5pm
–>Sun, 5/28: noon-5pm
–>Mon, 5/29: noon-midnight
Hamersly will close at 5pm on Wednesday, Nov. 23rd and will be closed all day Thursday-Saturday, Nov. 24th-26th.
Starting Sunday, Nov. 27th, we go back to our normal hours – open noon to midnight.
You can always find our hours
on our calendar.
Great news – this year you’ll be able to get your caffeine needs met in the library cafe on Fridays and Sundays, too. Standard operating hours for The Press during the 2016-2017 school year are below:
Congrats on making it through another academic year! FYI, the library’s hours are different during the summer – all the way until late September when fall term 2016 begins. Here are our general summer hours:
–>During intersessions: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm; closed Sat-Sun
–>During summer terms: Mon-Wed, 7:30am-9pm; Thurs-Fri 7:30am-5pm; closed Sat; Sun 5pm-9pm
There are a few exceptions to the above, so if in doubt always check the library’s calendar at
The Press will be closed all summer.
Check this webpage for updates on when it will re-open and fall term hours. Happy summer!
Hamersly will stay open later for your studying convenience starting Wednesday, Dec 4th through Wednesday of finals week. See the
full schedule here. Good luck with those papers and exams!