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Library News

Welcome Students!

August 23, 2012

The Corcoran Library welcomes new and returning students during orientation! We look forward to seeing you in the Library and around campus. The staff and collection are here to help you "Explore. Discover. Create." It's our mission to support you in your studio and academic practices, and to contribute to your great campus experience. Stop by soon to register or renew your library card and to see what we have to offer. 

Welcome Faculty!

August 21, 2012

The Corcoran Library welcomes new and returning faculty during this week's Faculty Colloquium! There will be two faculty orientation sessions in the Library on Tuesday, August 21, from noon-12:30 and 2:00-2:30. 

Library will be closed Tuesday, July 31 at 3 pm through Friday, August 3

July 24, 2012

The Corcoran Library will be closed from 3pm on Tuesday, July 31 through Friday, August 3 for off-site staff training. We will be implementing a new software system for our collection, and we are very excited about its possibilities. We anticipate our new system will be easier to use by researchers, provide useful options like the ability to send call numbers to your phone, and offer significant cost savings to the institution! Thank you for your patience while we make this switch. 

New Research Guide - Museums and Monuments in Washington, DC

July 17, 2012

We have added a new research guide: Museums and Monuments in Washington, DC. Send us your feedback on this guide, and let us know if you have suggestions for further guides. 

The Corcoran's Jacqueline Protka Elected President of the District of Columbia Library Association

June 4, 2012

Jacqueline L. Protka, the Corcoran's digital assets librarian & media coordinator, has been elected president of The District of Columbia Library Association (DCLA). As president, Jacqueline is the chief executive and spokesperson for the association. She is responsible for substantive and administrative decisions regarding the association’s plans and activities. In addition, Jacqueline presides over the DCLA executive board and its 360 active members.