Monday, April 20, 2015

Get Help with Your Works Cited Pages!

Did you know you can ask a Macalester librarian for help with references, citations, and a Works Cited page? Your librarians can help with:

  • Questions about citation style
  • Finding sources
  • Formatting citations with RefWorks, Zotero, and more

How to Get Help

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Come Celebrate National Library Week 2015!

April 12-18, 2015 is the National Library Week. Come celebrate this week in the Macalester Library with the following activities:


  • Crafts & Cookies, 1 - 2 p.m., Library first floor

Tuesday - Friday




  • Digital Commons at Macalester 10th year birthday breakfast, 9-10am. Join us for coffee and treats in the Harmon Room. Check out our electronic display of works by faculty, staff, and students.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Need to Write a Research Paper?

Try the library's Assignment Calculator

Assignment Calculator

The Assignment Calculator:

  • Gives you an action plan with target due dates
  • Outlines the research process step by step
  • Lets you add each step to your Google calendar

Check out the Assignment Calculator today!

Friday, February 13, 2015

More Than Words Panel & Conversation

See No Harm Do No Harm

On February 18th, please join our panel in the Library's Harmon Room for a community conversation on inclusive language and why it is important to our community.


  • Cynthia Hendricks, President's Office
  • Anastasia Kayiatos, German and Russian Studies
  • Erica Lee, Student
  • Mia Nosanow, Health and Wellness Center
  • Elena Torry-Schrag, Student

Event Details

  • Coffee and cookies will be served.
  • When: February 18, 11:30am - 1pm
  • Where: Harmon Room, Library
  • Audience: Open to the entire Macalester community

This event is one of two events celebrating Black History Month Event, and it is co-sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Life and the Library.

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Upcoming Black History Month Event

More Than Words Community Conversation

This event is co-sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Life and the Library. Coffee and cookies will be served.

  • When: February 18, 11:30am - 1pm
  • Where: Harmon Room, Library.
  • Audience: Open to the entire Macalester community

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Faculty and Staff Event: Engaging Diversity on Campus

Moving Beyond 'Minnesota Nice:' Engaging Diversity on Campus

Theresa KrierChristopher MacDonald-Dennis

How do we handle this multiplicity in working with students and learn to expand our modes of address and speak without harm, all the while dealing with our own possible anxieties and awkwardness about diversity? Please join Terry Krier and Chris MacDonald-Dennis as they speak about their experiences with students.

  • When: Wednesday, February 4, 11:45am - 1pm
  • Where: Harmon Room, Dewitt Wallace Library
  • Audience: Macalester Faculty and Staff
  • Coffee and cookies will be served.

Please see the College Event Calendar for more information about this event.

Monday, January 26, 2015

Tuesday: Junior Class Night: Tacos & Trivia

  • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Tuesday Jan 27, 2015
  • Harmon Room, DeWitt Wallace Library

Juniors, join your library hosts in the Harmon Room for a delicious feast of taco fixings, beverages, and sweets, and a round or two of Jeopardy-style Macalester trivia.

Drop in and let us welcome you back to campus!