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Summer Parking at the Library

parking tagWe’re looking forward to seeing you this summer, so here’s the latest update on campus parking for visitors:

• Temporary parking passes printed from the online application at LoneStar.edu/parking will expire on August 31, 2013 even though they list a May expiration date.

• Visitor parking hang tags will be issued in the library on:
- June 3 at 1:00-4:30 p.m.
- July 1 at 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
- August 5 at 1:00-4:30 p.m.
A valid photo ID with address must be presented to receive a permit. Please know your license plate number as well. Hang Tags expire August 2014

LSC-CyFair Library Closed for Memorial Day Holiday

memorial day imageIn observance of the Memorial Day Holiday to honor soldiers who have died in service to this country, the library will be closed Saturday-Monday, May 25-27, 2013. We will reopen at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 28. View the library Holiday Hours.

Visit the library online to request books and access the databases.

 Image: U.S. Air Force

Mid-Semester Break Hours at the Library

clockLSC-CyFair College is on mid-semester break next week from March 11-17, and all services are closed except for the library.  The library is open during the following schedule:

Monday-Thursday, 3/11-3/14, 8:00am-8:00pm
Friday-Saturday, 3/15-3/16, 10:00am-6:00pm
Sunday, 3/17, 1:00pm-6:00pm

New Parking Permits Hanging Tags

parking tagParking registration for library patrons and visitors will be available in the Library from February 27-March 8, during the times below.

A valid photo ID with address must be presented along with the permit application to receive a permit. 

Schedule:
February 27: 12pm-5 pm
February 28: 8am-12pm
March 4: 8am-12pm
March 5: 12pm-5pm
March 6: 8am-12pm
March 7: 12pm-5pm
March 8: 8am-12pm

NOTE: Current students, staff and faculty of any Lone Star College System campus are not eligible for Library/Visitor Hang Tag permits.

For more information, visit LoneStar.edu/Parking or contact Parking@LoneStar.edu.

Social Media Marketing

social media graphicJoin us February 20, for Social Media Marketing, the next session in our Business Success Seminar series. Presenter Siva Yenneti, ITVibes, provides tips to expand your sales with an effective social media strategy.

Wednesday, February 20, 8:00-9:15am.
Location: LRNC 131

Attend the free, information-packed seminars designed to help you build your successful business. No pre-registration is required. There will be a drawing for prizes. Visit the Business Success Seminars webpage for more details.

No Excuse List

no excuse listStart the new year by learning something new with the NoExcuseList free resource directory. Take a free online class from Yale or Stanford (no credit), learn how cook from the Reluctant Gourmet, build a bookshelf and more with Instructables, or write computer code courtesy of Codeacademy. Visit the NoExcuseList and discover more than 50 free online resources.

 Remember, it's all FREE. So, no excuses, it's time to get started.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Hours

MLK day of serviceThe library was closed yesterday and today in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, but we will reopen Tuesday morning at 7:00am.

If you would like to learn more about the MLK Day of Service visit MLK.gov and discover how you can give back to your community throughout the year.

Winter Holiday Hours

happy holidays• December 17-20, Mon-Thur, 8:00am-8:00pm
• December 21, Fri, 10:00am-6:00pm
• December 22-25, Sat-Tue, Closed for Winter Holidays
• December 26-27, Wed-Thur, 8:00am-8:00pm
• December 28-29, Fri-Sat, 10:00am-6:00pm
• December 30-January 1, Sun-Tue, Closed for New Year's Holiday
• January 2-3, Wed-Thur, 8:00am-8:00pm
• January 4-5, Fri-Sat, 10:00am-6:00pm

Library Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

happy thanksgiving treeThe library holiday hours this weekend:

Wednesday, 11/21, 8:00am-4:30pm
Thursday-Sunday, 11/22-11/25, Closed

View all of the library's scheduled holiday hours.

As always, you can request books through the online catalog, checkout and download eBooks and more, and access the online databases. If needed, you can get a temporary library card online.

Happy Thanksgiving!

 

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