Student Assistant’s Perspective on Databases

April 28th, 2020 by gleesongleanings No comments »
Hi everyone! My name is Robby and I am a student assistant for the periodicals unit in the Acquisitions department at Gleeson library. Ever since my freshman year, I have always studied in the library on all floors. To me, Gleeson serves as a place of collaboration between fellow classmates, a safe quiet space for …

Online Access to The Chronicle of Higher Education

April 22nd, 2020 by Sherise Kimura No comments »
If you’d like to read the latest news in higher education, including articles on remote instruction and learning, supporting students online, and how the pandemic may change higher education, check out the The Chronicle of Higher Education, “the nation’s largest newsroom dedicated to covering colleges and universities.” Gleeson Library | Geschke Center provides online access …

Celebrating Promotions at Gleeson Library!

April 22nd, 2020 by Nicola Andrews No comments »
Happy National Library Week!  As part of our celebrations, we’d like to share some good news we received recently – the promotion of two of our faculty librarians!  Effective Fall 2020, Gina Solares, our Head of Cataloging and Metadata Management/Interim Head of Systems, has been promoted to the rank of Librarian; while Reference Librarian Colette …

National Library Workers Day 2020

April 21st, 2020 by varelaariana No comments »
This year’s National Library Week falls during San Francisco’s shelter-in-place order. Even though our physical library is closed, we are maintaining robust service points virtually. As part of a series of celebrations during National Library Week, National Library Workers Day highlights the critical work of library staff and advocates for an increase in library staff …

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April 21st, 2020 by Debbie Benrubi No comments »
Sexual assault and violence impacts millions of people, all over the world, every day. Each April, for the past 19 years, efforts to prevent, support, and heal sexual violence have been coordinated in a month-long effort to bring awareness to the problem and offer possible solutions and healing. During Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), groups …