For Library Faculty & Staff
About Us & Our Work
What’s important to us in the library? What principles guide our work? Who are we at ZSR? What priorities will we undertake over the next two years?
Staff Development Opportunities
Webinar: Review of Business Models & Services for Open Access MonographsMonday, December 9, 2013 2:00 PM
ASERL members will provide overviews and opinions of several new models for providing open access to scholarly monographs. The service models that will be reviewed are: Amherst College Press (Rebel Cummings-Sauls, USF) Unglue.it (Beth Bernhardt, UNC-Greensboro) Knowledge Unlatched (Anne Houston and Ellen Ramsey, U-Virginia) OpenEdition Freemium (Andrew Wesolek, Clemson) Each reviewer will discuss the content offered, including breadth of coverage, quality and reputation of publishers or authors; the platform used for access - software required, ease of use, multi user licensing, etc.; the cost for participation - not just the dollars charged but the value in relation to the benefits of participation; their opinions about the sustainability of model, and any other pros or cons about the model they find noteworthy.
Green and Growing: Caring for House Plants in an Office EnvironmentTuesday, January 21, 2014 10:00 AM
Do you grow plants in your office or would you like to? Then join Reynolda Gardens staff for a discussion about office plants' requirements for proper light, soil, drainage, watering, fertilization and pest prevention. The presenters will bring sample plants and answer your questions.
From the Library Gazette
New ZSR Programs for WFU Alumni — Monday, Dec 2, 2013 11:21 am — The Z. Smith Reynolds Library understands that the need for good information does not stop when you leave college. In fact, sometimes it increases. That is why ZSR has provided library borrower cards to alumni free of charge for years. But we are always looking for ways we can assist our alumni who do not [...]
Pizza and a Movie @ ZSR! — Saturday, Nov 30, 2013 7:55 pm — On Saturday, November 30th, the ZSR Library hosted “Pizza and a Movie” for any students remaining on campus during the Thanksgiving break! This idea developed from Dean Sutton, based on feedback from students who were on campus over Thanksgiving last year and needed more services. ZSR opened on Friday and Saturday to help meet the [...]
ZSR’s “Cans for Fines” provides food for Campus Kitchen — Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 4:35 pm — Got fines and a desire to help the hungry in our community? This December the Z. Smith Reynolds Library will accept non-expired, unopened canned goods as payment for overdue fines. For each can of food donated, $1 will be waived from your library fines. (No maximum.) Only canned goods will be accepted. The program will [...]
Policies & Guidelines