Regis College Library Reference Department

Leaving Regis College Library

In Uncategorized on July 25, 2011 at 1:08 pm

Hello everyone. 

 My last day here at Regis College Library is August 4, 2011.  I want all of you to know that I have enjoyed the last four years working with the Regis Community as the Library’s Information Service Director.  During my tenure, the Reference Department has seen many changes.  For example, the Reference Department has  taken many of its resources online.  Another example is that we have moved to a larger consortium — Minuteman Library Network — which allows students access to more library materials.

Once again, thank you all for giving me the opportunity to work with you at Regis College and don’t forget to stay tuned for the next exciting chapter in the life of Regis College Library.

Library adds new technology — BookScan Station

In Uncategorized on May 12, 2011 at 10:37 am

Welcome to summer school!  Summer Session I starts this Monday the 16th and already students are in the library studying, trying to get a jump on the session.  

We want to take this time to announce a new product/technology.  A BookScan Station can be found in the reference area near the student computers. 

The BookScan Station will allow you to scan, save, and even share information from print materials such as text books, books,photos,magazines, and class notes.  Once you scan the print material you want to save/share you can then choose to do the following:

First, turn the material you scan into a JPEG, WORD, PDF or HTML file.  Once that is done, you can do the following:

Print to a local printer;
Email it to yourself and/or others; or
Download it to a USB(flash drive).
You can also share it with others using Facebook, Twitter, and other social media

So come by the library and have a look!

You can get further information by contacting the reference desk at 781-768-7303.

Fall semester coming to an end

In Uncategorized on December 1, 2010 at 11:59 am

Hello everyone.  As the fall semester comes to an end, we wanted to leave you with the library’s hours over the winter break.  December 17th we will be open until midnight since it is during final exams. We will be closed on the weekends beginning Sunday, December 19th through Sunday, January 16th.  Monday, December 20th through Thursday the 23rd we will be open 8am to 5pm.  The library will be closed from December 24th through January 2nd.  From January 3rd through January 14th, we will be open week days from 8am to 5pm.  Finally, we will be closed January 17th for Martin Luther King Jr’s holiday.  Regular hours will resume January 18th.

We wish everyone a happy and safe break and will look forward to seeing you in the Spring!

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