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Congratulations Class of 2012! The Library Then & Now

Posted in In and Around the Library

When you were first years …

“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.” - Albert Einstein
  • Building visitors: 279,203
  • Tech Suites: 7
  • Library Spaces: cubicles, tables, study rooms

When you were seniors …

  • Building visitors: 442,850
  • Tech Suites: 11
  • Library Spaces: Information Commons, Technology Helpdesk, Academic Technology Center staff, Café, & a new Patio (coming soon thanks to you!)
Many changes have occurred since you arrived at WPI.  Thanks for your input and enthusiasm about the library and helping to continue to make it such a special place on campus.The library staff wish you the best and a successful future.

Christine Drew is the 2012 Recipient of the Denise Nicoletti Trustees’ Award for Service to Community!

Posted in Staff Highlights

Congratulations to Christine Drew, Gordon Library’s Associate Director of Research & Instruction Services, for receiving the 2012 Denise Nicoletti Trustees’ Award for Service to Community.  Christine was cited for her many successful efforts to build community at WPI, defend the environment, and promote reading and learning.  The library staff joins with the WPI community to congratulate her and thank her for her dedication and for sharing her amazing spirit with all of us!

Congratulations to all those honored at this year’s Convocation:

Grand Reopening of the Gordon Library Website: Wednesday, January 25 3:30-4:30pm

Posted in In and Around the Library

 Reception and ribbon cutting
Wednesday, January 25 – 3:30-4:30pm
Gordon Library – main entry level, next to the Information Commons
Light refreshments

CELEBRATE!  Please join us as we cut the ceremonial ribbon and celebrate the official launch of the new and improved library website!
NEW FEATURES!  “Today’s Hours” are now highlighted on the library homepage.  You can see them and much more at
WIN!  Send us your feedback for a chance to win a $25 gift card to Amazon!  On the last day of every month for the next four months, we will be drawing a name from the group of people who submit feedback.

We look forward to seeing you soon!