Kathryn A. Martin Library

Current Displays

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First Floor Interior Display Cases

Concourse Display Case

International Education Week Happens in November

Check this display for information about international education opportunities available to UMD students. You are cordially invited to view the annual STUDY ABROAD PHOTO CONTEST EXHIBIT at the UMD Northern Shores Coffee Shop on Monday, November 17, 4–5:30 pm.

Many international students come to UMD from around the world, sharing their cultures in and out of the classroom.

International Education Office

University of Minnesota Duluth

138 Kirby Plaza | 1208 Kirby Drive

Duluth, MN 55812 USA

First Floor Interior Displays

Know Something, Do Something Campaign

Posters and bookmarks in this display provide steps to take when a student reports or shares an instance of domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, or sexual assault. One in four or five women experiences rape or attempted rape while in college. The UMD reporting policy can be found on the Campus Climate webpage.

Stress-less Week Activities for Exam Preparation

For college students, the week before finals is often one of the most stressful weeks of the semester. Luckily, the Kathryn A. Martin Library is here to help! Every semester, right before finals, the Library hosts Stress-less Week. This is a week dedicated to helping students reduce stress and reinvigorate themselves before returning to their studies. Events run December 8-12 and are free and open to all students. This year’s lineup includes the following:

MONDAY, December 8

Coffee with Champ, 8:30–10 am, Library entrance
Get an early start on your studies by joining Champ for free coffee!

Stress Reduction Workshop, 9–9:30 am, Health Services Conference Room
UMD Health Services is offering a drop-in stress reduction and relaxation series that includes mindfulness, meditation, and more.

Yoga, 3–3:45pm, Library 119
Take a yoga break with the UMD Yoga Club, and enter a raffle to win a free yoga mat. No previous yoga experience necessary, mats provided.

TUESDAY, December 9

Massage, 2–4 pm, Library 2nd floor
Unwind with a chair massage from RSOP's Nancy Schwerdt!

Pet Away Stress, 11 am–1 pm, Kirby Commons
Stop by and stress less with some lovable canines! Representatives from Humane Educators and Animal Allies will be on campus with dogs to play with, hold, and pet. Sponsored by Animal Allies, KUMD, Kathryn A. Martin Library, UMD Employee Wellness and Health Services. Volunteer support provided by SERVE.

WEDNESDAY, December 10

Zoomobile, 1–3 pm, Library first floor 
Some of the zoo's smallest and cutest animals will provide a welcome distraction from studying.

Stress Reduction Workshop, 12–12:30 pm, Health Services Conference Room
UMD Health Services is offering a drop-in stress reduction and relaxation series that includes mindfulness, meditation, and more.

THURSDAY, December 11

Massage, 10 am–Noon, Library 2nd floor
Unwind with a chair massage from RSOP's Nancy Schwerdt!

FRIDAY, December 12

Coffee with Champ, 8:30–10 am, Library entrance 
Find that second wind after your week of dedicated studying. Champ will return to the library entrance to help distribute free coffee.

November Is National Career Development Month

UMD Career & Internship Services put together this display of career-related library materials as part of their recognition of National Career Development Month.

The theme of the month is "Imagining Career Possibilities," with several events on the campus schedule:

Midterm Elections

An exhibit featuring the Michael S. Berman Political Collection is in the table-case in the Kathryn A. Martin Library lobby.

MIDTERM ELECTIONS is the exhibit topic, presenting facts and information about U. S. House of Representatives and U. S. Senate election results in midterm years from 1978 to 2010.

Fourth Floor Display

Ramseyer-Northern Bible Society Collection

UMD's Kathryn A. Martin Library Special Collections department invites you to view an exhibit from the Ramseyer Northern Bible Society Collection. The subject is NAMES. People may be unaware that many popular names were selected by earlier generations because of their biblical origins.

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Last modified: November 17, 2014
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