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Library Hours and Resources!
Announcements & Events, Important Schedules

Library Hours and Resources!

Looking for a quiet place to study? Or perhaps you are looking for assistance or material for a research project? Or maybe you just need an opportunity to relax? Look no further! Castleton's Calvin Coolidge Library is an excellent place to study and complete research for classes! Check out the library hours: Monday: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Tuesday: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Wednesday: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Thursday: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Sunday: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm Library staff are thankful for our helpful student workers--and for all of you who make up this special Spartan community! Visit our FAQ page for answers to questions about study spaces, printing, and more. You can als...
Virtual Reality headsets available for loan through Castleton library!
Announcements & Events

Virtual Reality headsets available for loan through Castleton library!

The Castleton University Innovation Lab is pleased to announce that Oculus Quest 2 virtual reality headsets are available to check out from the Castleton library.  The loan period will be a maximum of 48 hours and 8 headsets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.  Headsets will come with basic startup instructions and a number of applications preloaded.  We will be adding additional applications and offering workshops on their use over the coming weeks. If you have never experienced virtual reality, this is a great way to get started! Beat Saber - This is the demo version of the popular dance/saber game.  It provides a nice entry-level experience and introduces the mechanics of movement in VR. This is also a sneaky way to work on your fitness! https:/...
VSCS Library Survey: Your Perspective is Needed!
Announcements & Events

VSCS Library Survey: Your Perspective is Needed!

Dear Students,  The VSCS Libraries are conducting this user survey to help us understand graduate, and undergraduate student needs, satisfaction, and priorities. We will use these results to improve Libraries’ services, resources, spaces, and budget narratives, and to demonstrate Libraries’ impact on research, teaching, and learning.  Link to the survey! Thank you very much for your participation & good luck with finals! 
New subscription: Kanopy
Opportunities/Your Future

New subscription: Kanopy

What is Kanopy? From the Kanopy website: “Kanopy is a video-streaming platform dedicated to thoughtful and thought-provoking films….Kanopy was established to provide academic institutions with essential films that foster learning and conversation, [then later] expanded its services to public libraries, and now delivers a diverse collection of 30,000+ enriching films, available to stream anytime and anywhere — from desktop to TV to tablet…[a] platform for showcasing independent films that fuels lifelong learning, we are on a mission to ensure that everyone has access to enriching films that bridge cultural boundaries, spark discussion, and expand worldviews.” It includes narrative films and documentaries. You can search for a specific film or director, etc., or browse by type of f...