New England College of Optometry Library

Library News for 2010

Welcome our new librarian!

Heather Pena just joined the library and IT staff as the new Multimedia & Electronic Resources Specialist.  She'll be in the library and with IT all around NECO - say hi and welcome her to the community.

11/30/2010


Exam & Winter Break hours

Winter break hours

Saturday 12/18 9am - 12 noon
Sunday 12/19 Closed
Mon. 12/20 - Thurs. 12/30 8:30am - 5pm
Fri. 12/24 - Sun. 12/26 Closed
Mon. 12/27 - Tues. 12/28 8:30am - 4:30pm
Wed. 12/29 - Thurs. 12/30 9am - 5pm
Fri. 12/31 - Sun. 1/2 Closed

 

Regular hours resume on Monday, 1/3/11

Exam period schedule

Mon. 12/6 - Thurs. 12/17 7:30am - 10pm
Friday 12/10 7:30am - 9pm
Sat. 12/11 & Sun. 12/12 9am - 5pm
Friday 12/17 7;30am - 7pm
Saturday 12/18 9am - 12 noon


During the study and exam period, the two upstairs rooms will be open from when the library closes each evening until midnight, when the building closes, beginning on Monday the 6th.

 

11/30/2010


Thanksgiving Hours

The library will be closed for Thanksgiving Weekend, Wednesday 11/24 at 3pm through Sunday 11/28.

 

Thanksgiving Week Hours 2010
Monday 11/22 8:30am - 9pm
Tuesday 11/23 8:30am - 9pm
Wednesday 11/24 8:30am - 12pm
Thurs - Sun. 11/25 - 11/28 Closed
Regular hours resume Monday 11/29 at 8:30 am

11/22/2010


Thanksgiving Reserve Book Bonanza!

On Monday 11/22/10 come to the circulation desk and make a reservation to take 1 - 2 reserve books home for the long weekend.

Pick up your reserved books anytime between Tuesday 11/23/10 12pm noon and Wednesday 11/24/10 12pm.

Books are due back on Monday 11/29/10 by 9:30am or the fine is $2.00/hr for each item.  No renewals.

Remember: we want the book, not your money!

Thanksgiving Week Hours 2010
Monday 11/22 8:30am - 9pm
Tuesday 11/23 8:30am - 9pm
Wednesday 11/24 8:30am - 12pm
Thurs - Sun. 11/25 - 11/28 Closed

 

 

11/18/2010


Open Veterans Day

The NECO library will be open 8:30am - 9pm this Thursday, November 11, 2010 - Veterans Day.

11/09/2010


Project Foresight Award Winners

Congratulations to Chris and Fabian for being the winners of the Walmart Vision Centers Project Foresight Award!  Come see the trophy on display in the library.

11/04/2010


Retinal implant partially restores sight

An interesting pilot study on how blind people equipped with microchips in their retinas were able to see again–at least dimly–and were able to make out shapes.

Follow this link for a full article and this link to see videos

11/03/2010


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