Archives for: March 2014
During Spring Break, the Learning Commons and Perry Library will be open the following hours:
- Saturday, March 8: 9am-10pm (Circulation Services closes at 6pm)
- Sunday, March 9: 9am-10pm
- Monday-Thursday, March 10-13: 8am-10 pm
- Friday, March 14: 8am-10pm (Circulation Services closes at 7:30pm)
- Saturday, March 15: 9am-10pm (Circulation Services closes at 6pm)
- Sunday, March 16: open 9am, 24/5 regular hours resume
Note: All other Perry Library service points will maintain regular hours.
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The Hofheimer Art Library and Diehn Composers Room will have the following schedule:
- Sunday, March 9: Closed
- Monday-Friday, March 10-14: 8am-5 pm
- Saturday, March 15: Closed
Have a great spring break!!
Mark your calendars and plan to attend the Friends of the Libraries 20th Annual Author Dinner which will feature guest speaker Dr. Steve A. Yetiv, the Louis I. Jaffe Professor of Political Science and International Studies at Old Dominion University.
The Friends of the Libraries Outstanding Achievement Award will be presented to Tim Seibles, Associate Professor of Creative Writing in the English Department of Old Dominion University.
Date: Wednesday, April 2, 2014
One of American music’s great heroes has donated his papers to Old Dominion University Libraries Diehn Composers Room. John Duffy composed more than 300 works for symphony orchestra, opera, theater, television and film, and—thanks to his generosity—his papers are now available for study. Materials include handwritten and published scores, journals and speeches, photographs, and awards.
Duffy has received many awards for his contributions to music: two Emmys, an ASCAP award for special recognition in film and television music, a New York State Governor's Art Award, and the (New York City) Mayor's Award of Honor for Arts and Culture. He is also the recipient of the American Music Center's Founders' Award for Lifetime Achievement.
John Duffy Papers are available for research at The F. Ludwig Diehn Composers Room of the University Libraries, located in theF. Ludwig Diehn Fine & Performing Arts Building at 49th& Elkhorn Avenue in Norfolk —on Old Dominion University’s main Campus.
Contact: Jessica Mirasol, Librarian Archivist for Music Collections, F. Ludwig Diehn Composers Room 683-4175 email@example.com
Mardi Gras @ Club Perry will be held on March 4th from 6-8pm in the Learning Commons. Come enjoy the festivities by participating in gathering up beads to become the King or Queen of the Mardi Gras parade. Enter the shoebox float contest and play games to win prizes. Be the first person through all of the parade float activities and win $25 to your Monarch Plus account. Student Government Association and The Starving Artists will sponsor a prize wheel and face painting. Don’t miss out -- join the party!