Swilley Library Talking Points

Talking Points is an ongoing conversation between the Swilley Library and Library users.

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Welcome to LibGuides

Posted by swilleylibrary on September 19th, 2011

Swilley librarians introduce LibGuides, a collection of online research guides.


Green Your Library

Posted by swilleylibrary on October 14th, 2010

Library director talks about green initiatives and shares ways students can help.


What are you reading? - Andrea Winkler

Posted by swilleylibrary on July 22nd, 2009

Dr. Andrea Winkler of the College of Continuing and Professional Studies shares her summer reading choice with us.

History, Theory, Text: Historians and the Linguistics Turn by Elizabeth A. Clark.
What you are reading? We would love to hear from you. 

Severe Weather…What should you know?

Posted by swilleylibrary on April 21st, 2009

In this episode of Talking Points, Library Director Judith Brook catches up with Major Willie Woolfolk, Assistant Chief of Mercer Police, to discuss how to respond to severe weather on the Atlanta campus.

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Mercer University Tornado Response Plan (Offices & Classrooms)

Mercer University Tornado Response Plan (Campus Apartments)


Reflections on 2009 Presidential Inauguration

Posted by swilleylibrary on February 17th, 2009

The Swilley Library director and other Mercer University-Atlanta community members reflect on the 2009 Presidential Inauguration.  On January 20, 2009, the Swilley Library hosted a LIVE broadcast of the inauguration.  Over 200 people watched the event in the Swilley Building.


Swilley Library 25th Anniversary Recap

Posted by swilleylibrary on January 14th, 2009

October 2008 marked the Monroe F. Swilley, Jr. Library's 25th anniversary. Over 60 people including Dr. Swilley's family, came to celebrate the occassion. This podcast is a recap of the event.


Library Director responds to survey, announces $25 winner

Posted by swilleylibrary on April 18th, 2008

In March, we conducted a survey and asked for your thoughts about the Library's services. You responded and we listened. Now listen as Judith Brook, director of Swilley Library, responds to your concerns. The $25 gift card winner is also announced.