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A day in the life of a Coates librarian

A day in the life of a Coates librarian

Cate Coe September 11, 2019

Photo by Mona Mirpour To the right of the stairs that descend to the second floor of Coates Library is First-Year Experience (FYE) librarian and associate professor Anne Graf’s office. The atmosphere...

Declassified: From friendly to desolate, a guide to study spaces on campus

Kara Killinger August 16, 2019

Trinity may be a small school, but our study spaces are as plentiful as they are different from each other. So that you don’t have to scramble — perhaps in the middle of the night — to determine...

Starbucks opening delayed

Starbucks opening delayed

Kaylie King September 5, 2018

The opening of Starbucks in Coates library has been delayed due to issues with permitting. The original projected opening date was Sept. 10, but that date has now been pushed back to mid-October. “There...

Photo credit: Matthew Claybrook

A look into the library’s displays

Calliope Izquierdo August 31, 2018

Upon entering Coates Library, one encounters a small shelf labeled “Discover” standing resolutely by a pillar and displaying books arranged around a specific theme. Ever wonder how...

Colleen Hoelscher looks through files in the Rare Books room. photo by Stephen Sumrall-Orsak, staff photographer

A day in the life of the Special Collections staff

Maggie Lupo April 4, 2018

An atmosphere of quiet reverence perfuses the Rare Books room in Coates Library. The carpeted floor and weathered furniture lend a close, cozy ambiance, and each of the hundreds of books lining the walls...

illustration by Andrea Nebhut

What does Net Neutrality’s repeal mean for our connected campus?

Bobby Watson February 1, 2018

Since the Federal Communications Committee (FCC) repealed net neutrality last November, U.S. citizens and business analysts have speculated about how Internet Service Providers (ISPs) might react to the...

The new Tiger Learning Commons opened this fall semester. Photos by Amani Canada

Tiger Learning Commons opens in Coates library

Kendra Derrig August 30, 2017

Correction: Jenny Rowe was incorrectly identified as Jenny Lowe. On Aug. 28, the Tiger Learning Commons (TLC) officially opened on the third floor of the Elizabeth Huth Coates Library, combining the...

illustration by Yessenia Lopez

Cinematic treasures in Coates Library

Austin Davidson August 29, 2017

As you walk into Trinity's rather cozy and quaint library, you are flanked by a cafe and a help desk, but just to the right lays a treasure: a stand filled with endless possibilities and wonder. This past...

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