Finals time is approaching! If you find yourself up late studying, working on projects or procrastinating while you should be studying or working on projects, come on over to the Library during our extended hours:
Sunday, December 6th
Monday, December 7th-Thursday, December 10th
Friday, December 11th & Saturday, December 12th
Sunday, December 13th
Monday, December 14th-Thursday, December 17th
Friday, December 18th
Library doors will lock every night at 10pm. Use your Wheelock ID or call 617-879-2220 to enter the building after 10pm.
The Wheelock Library’s hours for the Thanksgiving Holiday are as follows:
Wednesday, November 25th – Saturday, November 28th
Sunday, November 29th
12pm – 11pm
Interested in learning more about the holiday? Check out this website, provided by the U.S. Government, for history, cooking tips, information about air travel and much more. And this site from Internet4Classrooms has lots of ideas for teaching about Thanksgiving in the classrooom.
We wish everyone a wonderful holiday!
The Library will be open from 1 to 11 p.m. on Wednesday, November 11, in observance of Veterans Day.
If you watched the Boston Bruins play over the weekend, you may have noticed the coaches wearing red flower pins on their lapels. Learn how poppies became a symbol of Veterans Day by reading In Flanders fields: the story of the poem by John McCrae. For an in-depth look at World War I, including a detailed timeline, see G.J. Meyer’s A world undone: the story of the Great War, 1914 to 1918.