Technology Lending Now Available at Nielsen Library

Curious about Chromebooks? Ever wonder what it’s like to read on a Kindle? Unsure about the smartwatch phenomenon? The Nielsen Library now has a wide variety of different gadgets and devices for you to check out.

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We have tablets, eReaders, a Chromebook, smartwatch, smartpen and more! Most devices check out for 2 weeks, so you can try before you buy or just get more familiar with the latest technologies.

The library also has laptops, headphones, and phone chargers. All technology can be checked out from the circulation desk on the first floor.

For more information, including a complete list of devices and lending policies, see our Technology Collection webpage.

“The Other Wes Moore”: Upcoming Events at Nielsen Library

Wes Moore Discussion PosterHave you read The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates, the 2014-2015 ASU Common Reading book selection yet? If not, there’s still time to read it before author Wes Moore visits Adams State on October 24th. The Nielsen Library has three copies on reserve – you can request them at the circulation desk.

The Nielsen Library will be hosting two events in recognition of Wes Moore’s visit:

On Tuesday, October 21, 6:00pm – 7:00pm, we will be hosting a book discussion on the first floor. Come ready to share your thoughts about The Other Wes Moore!

On Friday, October 24, 7:30pm, we will host an author Wes Moore Poster-1reception and book signing on the second floor of the library. This reception directly follows Wes Moore’s talk in Carson Auditorium at 6:00pm.

Refreshments will be served at both events.

Nielsen Library Game Night

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We’re hosting our first ever Game Night at the library this Friday, Sept. 5 from 5pm – 8pm, so put on your game face and drop by.

We’ll have pizza, soda, and popcorn.

We have 4 decks of regular playing cards, plus:

  • Apples to Apples
  • Cards Against Humanity
  • Checkers
  • Chess
  • Connect 4
  • Doctor Who Monopoly
  • Dominion
  • Firefly: The Game
  • Forbidden Island
  • Game of Thrones: The Board Game
  • Jenga
  • Scrabble
  • Settlers of Catan
  • Small World
  • Stratego
  • Taboo
  • Ticket to Ride
  • Trivial Pursuit
  • Uno