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One Button Studio Now Open!

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 06:46

Located in Room 134-I Gateway Library, Johnson Center, the One Button Studio is a simplified video recording setup that can be used without any previous video production experience. The design of the studio allows you to create high-quality and polished video projects without having to know anything about lights and cameras. You only need to bring your flash drive with you and push a single button. Read more

For more information about One Button Studio, contact Jason Byrd, jbyrd10 at

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Welcome, Mason Alums!

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:12

University Libraries welcome back all Mason alums this weekend! Stop into Fenwick Library to view the new exhibit from Special Collections and Archives, “Fairfax Campus Turns Fifty“, and see the way we were when we moved from Bailey’s Crossroads to Fairfax. Take a stroll through the new Fenwick Gallery. Take a look at the New Fenwick Addition progress, too – in person and online! Walk through the Johnson Center and see what’s happening in the newly re-named Gateway Library.

University Libraries has other collections and items of interest for you:

Welcome back – and welcome to the Mason Libraries! We’ve changed, too!

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Reagle Named 2014-15 Fenwick Fellow

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 14:29

Colin James Reagle, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering in the Volgenau School of Engineering, has been named the Fenwick Fellow for 2014-15.

Reagle’s research project, “The Role of Renewables in George Mason University’s Future Energy Portfolio”, sets out to examine the hurdles the university faces toward reaching the 2025 Virginia renewable energy mandate’s statewide goal of 15 percent and then exceeding the state’s minimum beyond 2025. Read more

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Book Sale LAST DAY: $5/bag

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 07:28

Mason Libraries’ Book Sale ends today, September 15. 10am to 4pm, Johnson Center Rooms 234, 243 + 244. Everything must go: hardcover and paperback books! journals! LP records! videos! $5.00 per bag – all you can carry!! For more information, contact Jennifer Smith Hamilton, jhamilta at, 703-993-3701. See you there.

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New Research Resources: August 2014

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 16:16

Check out the new online resources added to George Mason University Libraries’ collections in August 2014. You can also search for all recently added items via the Mason Classic Catalog. Mason students, faculty and staff are welcome to suggest library purchases.

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Special Collections & Archives Re-opens 9/8

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 15:24

Special Collections & Archives re-opens with regular hours on Monday, September 8, 2014.

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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Fenwick Gallery Exhibit: Call + Response 2014

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 17:52

The latest exhibit to be unveiled in Fenwick Gallery features collaborations between visual arts and creative writing students at George Mason University. This exhibit marks the 6th annual exchange  –  “Call + Response” — curated by professors Helen Frederick (School of Art) and Susan Tichy (English Department) as part of the annual  Fall for the Book celebration. The Call + Response theme this year is “In 24 hours, everywhere the dawn rises again.”

Artists and writers were placed into pairs, with one as “caller” and the other as “responder.” Come and see the work each pair produced from their collaboration, ranging in medium from poetry to painting, artists books, photography, printmaking, video and more. The exhibit will be displayed in Fenwick Gallery through early October.

For more information about Fenwick Gallery, please contact Jenna Rinalducci, Art & Art History Librarian, jrinaldu at

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