home Staff news Adams Awarded Rare Book School Scholarship

Adams Awarded Rare Book School Scholarship

John Henry Adams has been awarded the William Reese Company Scholarship to attend “Better Teaching With Rare Materials” at California Rare Book School through Zoom in August. Congratulations!

home Staff news Library Management Team Action and Information Items 6/16/20

Library Management Team Action and Information Items 6/16/20

LMT 06.16.20 Information and Action Items

home Staff news FY2020 Librarian Promotions

FY2020 Librarian Promotions

Congratulations to all the librarians who received promotions this year!

Promoted to Librarian III

  • Nav Khanal
  • Joe Askins
  • Kimberly Moeller

Promoted to Librarian IV

  •  Anne Barker
home Staff news 2020 Celebration of Service Comments

2020 Celebration of Service Comments

2020 Celebration of Service Comments

home Staff news New Muse Posts

New Muse Posts

Transcribe Anti-Slavery Documents

Are you a Louisa May Alcott fan?

home Staff news In the News

In the News

“Mizzou warns workers after ‘disruptive’ protest over replacing custodial services”
ABC17news.com, June 24, 2020

home Staff news Goodbye to Lindsay Yungbluth

Goodbye to Lindsay Yungbluth

Here’s a big, fond farewell for Lindsay Yungbluth.  Lindsay tells us that she “is relocating to North Carolina, where she looks forward to being closer to her brother and to the seaside and ocean (that “big, blue, wet thing“).   She will be missed more than we can say!  Good luck on all your future adventures, Lindsay!

home Staff news New Muse Posts

New Muse Posts

The Boccaccio Project from the Library of Congress

Live Stream of Bird Library

home Staff news Marketing Highlight

Marketing Highlight

This tweet got a lot of attention. It’s a newshub post that highlights two libguides: LGBTQ resources and LGTBQ health resources.

home Staff news July 4th Holiday Policy

July 4th Holiday Policy

Because the 4th of July is on a Saturday this year, Friday July 3rd is the paid holiday. Staff should not work that day.

https://www.umsystem.edu/ums/rules/hrm/hr400/hr401

HR-401 Holidays

Summary

The following days have been designated as official University holidays: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and the Friday following, Christmas Day, and other days as may be designated by the President. Holidays are considered to extend over a 24-hour period. When a holiday falls on Saturday, the preceding Friday is observed.  When a holiday falls on Sunday, the following Monday is observed.  Official holidays occurring during a vacation period are not counted against vacation time.