Exhibits & Galleries

Past Display Case Exhibits at Western Libraries

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Special Collections, Heritage Resources will be hosting a special presentation on Tuesday, July 8th, from 1 – 3 pm. Alumni Bill Kindler (1965, Chemistry) will be talking about his love and passion for wild places and wild trout and the pilgrimage he made to fish for the original Golden Trout (... more
Display by: Tamara Belts
Display Date: 6/27/2014
This case features needlecraft by Lesley Lowery (Cataloging), baskets by Pattie Moon (Acquisitions), books of poetry by Allen Frost (Interlibrary Loan) and Paul Piper (Librarian), a collection of "Dungeons & Dragons" books from Michael Lorenzen (Associate Dean), and a collection of photos and... more
Display by: Pattie Moon & Lesley Lowery
Display Date: 8/15/2012
Alphabet and Counting books from the Libraries' Children Collection located on Wilson 4 east.
Display by: Patie Moon
Display Date: 3/12/2013
About Damaged Books
Our books are used by many patrons all across the Pacific Northwest and, in some cases the world, for decades and decades! We encourage patrons to help keep our books in good condition and work to repair books that have seen better days. WWU Libraries do not have an official mendery, however we do... more
Display by: Stephanie Morgan
Display Date: 1/20/2018
Academic Advising Center
Academic Advising is here to help you-please come see us! Professional Advisors By appointment (call or stop by the office to schedule) Walk-in appointments are available Monday-Friday 11am-2pm on a first come-first serve basis, during fall, winter and spring quarters. Walk-in appointments are... more
Display by: Academic Advising Center
Display Date: 6/09/2018
Welcome to the Academic Advising Center.  We are located in Old Main 380.  We encourage students to meet with an academic advisor at least once a year to ensure good progress towards academic goals and to stay current on policies and opportunities.  Come visit us!
Display by: Karen Schreuder, Meagan Bryson, & Tina Loudon
Display Date: 7/20/2017
"Western supports sustainable transportation for students, faculty and staff through partnerships with WTA and other transportation-related community groups."
Display by: Ethan Wise
Display Date: 11/17/2015
2011 Exhibit: The Paul and Mary Ann Ford Fly Fishing Collection This year's exhibit features 30 new titles being added to The Paul and Mary Ann Ford Fly Fishing Collection.  Highlights include artists such as Eldridge Hardie, Winslow Homer and William J. Schaldach; fine fly tyers including Poul... more
Display by: Tamara Belts.
Display Date: 7/05/2011
A timeless classic, written by a Canadian author, first published in 1908, but still loved today. This display showcases books, dolls, and china from the Helene Whitson Collection housed in WWU Libraries Special Collections. The display also features books from the Library's Children's Literature... more
Display by: Tamara Belts
Display Date: 11/04/2011
April is National Poetry Month! Take time to enjoy a poem or two or three! Inaugurated by the Academy of American Poets in 1996, National Poetry Month, held every April, is the largest literary celebration in the world with schools, publishers, libraries, booksellers, and poets celebrating poetry’s... more
Display by: Amy Sedovic
Display Date: 4/10/2015