Online Reservations for 2016 Distinguished Author Award Now Open!

The Royden B. Davis, S. J., Distinguished Author Award Presentation honoring Stephen Karam October 29, 2016 5:00 P.M. DeNaples Ball Room $ 60 per person $ 25 per student $ 55 for Friends members & Schemel Forum members $ 20 … Continue reading






Leaves of Class Raffle Winner ~ May, 2016

Congratulations to Dorothy Mackie of Clarks Summit, our May Leaves of Class winner, who won an overnight getaway to MT. AIRY CASINO RESORT, which includes an overnight stay (2 rooms) in a deluxe king room, a foursome of golf including … Continue reading






Leaves of Class Raffle Winner ~ April, 2016

As we prepare to draw May’s winner on Tuesday, May 31st, we would like to congratulate April’s Leaves of Class Raffle Winner ~ Sarah Jane McHale of Scranton. Sarah won a wellness visit to The Wright Center for Primary Care Mid Valley … Continue reading






5.06 ~ The University of Scranton’s Day of Giving

Don’t judge a book by its cover. More than just books, the Weinberg Memorial Library is a central hub for collaboration, technology, art, research, and even coffee breaks. Scranton students have 24-hour access to this campus hotspot, as well as 24-hour online access to thousands … Continue reading






Friends of the Weinberg Library – February Leaves of Class Drawing

Didn’t win the January Leaves of Class drawing? Don’t worry, there’s still eleven chances to win in 2016! We will pull February’s winner on Monday, February 29th!   Look at February’s fabulous prizes: Tasty Freeze Ice Cream gift certificates, two bunny … Continue reading






Thursday, April 9: WWII Exhibit Reception and Presentations by Dr. Sean Brennan and Dr. Frank Homer

Millions of young Americans served in the armed forces from 1941 to 1945, including many students and alumni of The University of Scranton.  To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the formal conclusion of World War II, the Heritage Room is … Continue reading






70th Anniversary of the Conclusion of WWII: Exhibit Reception and Talks

Millions of young Americans served in the armed forces from 1941 to 1945, including many students and alumni of The University of Scranton.  To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the formal conclusion of World War II, the Heritage Room is … Continue reading






Student Volunteers Requested for the 2014 Book Sale

The annual Friends of the Library Book Sale will be held during the weekend of April 26th.  As always, proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Library endowment fund in support of the Weinberg Memorial Library’s collections and services. The … Continue reading






Media Attention for the Mutiny on the Bounty Exhibit

Although the mutiny on the Bounty will always stand as a signal event in maritime history, the circumstances surrounding the mutiny have been clouded by early attacks on Lieutenant William Bligh and by motion pictures, which portrayed him as a … Continue reading