Not sure what to read next? Pick a TV show you enjoy
watching from the SAC/SGA DVD collection, and then
read one of the similar books University Libraries has
The display was created by Kelsey Unruh and Madison
Zimmerman. Dates: November 17, 2017 to February 5, 2018.
This exhibit was made in correlation with University Libraries Halloween
ComicFest. It features graphic novels for the Halloween season, and some of
the free comics that are available at the comicfest.
The display was created by Lizzy Walker and Meghann Kuhlmann.
Dates: October 19, 2017 to November 17, 2017.
The Constitution Day and Citizenship Day display was assembled to
showcase the many resources the library has to offer regarding the writing,
ratification, amending, understanding, and interpretation of the constitution and
the resources that we offer to those wishing to become U.S. citizens.
Constitution Day and Citizenship Day are celebrated on September
The display includes government documents, books, collected essays, and
DVDs. The library guide found at
http://libresources.wichita.edu/gov/ConstitutionDay also includes streaming
videos and additional content. Dates: September 7, 2017 to September 19,
WSU Libraries has access to many video resources. If you are a student or employee of WSU you may use our video streaming services through Films on Demand, Alexander Street Press, and Swank. You may also check out DVDs from the Ablah Reserve Stacks or SGA movie collection on the first floor.
The Solar Eclipse exhibit was put together to accompany the University
Libraries Solar Eclipse Party. The solar eclipse will take place August 21,
2017. Wichita will experience an almost total eclipse.
. The exhibit features tips for safe viewing of the eclipse, information about
photographing the eclipse, and the path of the eclipse through the U.S. as well
as books and other materials from the library’s collection.
Dates: August 4, 2017, to ________.
The Kansas Inventors display was put together to accompany the All
Day Patent Seminar event on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Wichita State
University's Ablah Library was designated as the formerly titled Patent and
Trademark Depository Library (PTDL) in 1991 and is the only Patent and
Trademark Resource Center (PTRC) in the state of Kansas. Librarians Nan
Myers and Sara Butts help WSU students and employees and community
members learn about intellectual property (IP) through free workshops, free
one-on-one consultations and selecting resources for the library that would
be available to check out.
The Kansas Inventors display explores the theme of patents, inventors, and licensing and marketing an invention. This display showcases books that provide a better understanding of how patents work, how to profit from an invention, and how to share the joy of invention with kids.
Dates: May 16, 2017, to June 30, 2017.
This display explores the theme of environmental studies across the wide
range of subjects studied at WSU. From the geometry of flowers to the
politics of ecofeminism and from sustainable business practices to the ethics
of environmental art, this display showcases the diversity of interests and
perspectives within the scope of environmental studies.
Dates: April 10, 2017, to May 16, 2017.