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Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Sonoma County Reads edition!

Come to the library this Thursday, November 17 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm for a Wikipedia edit-a-thon. This edit-a-thon's focus will be on the Sonoma County Reads book, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. We'll be focusing on editing Wikipedia articles about the book, and about civil right movements and student protests. 

Dinner Table Talk: Ta-Nehisi Coates's Between the World and Me

Come to the University Library Thursday night for dinner and a discussion about this year's Sonoma County Reads selection, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. Coates's book is a timely and trenchant examination of life as an African-American man in a country still divided and rife with racial violence.

Native American Studies and SSU Library’s Special Collections

Among Sonoma State University Library’s many unique and diverse Special Collections are the John W. Hudson papers.

John W. Hudson (1857-1936) spent much of his working life as an ethnographer and collector, conducting extensive research among the Potter Valley Pomo Indians of Mendocino County, California.

Gothic Horror Fest in the Library

Come celebrate the spookiest day of the year and the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's creation, Frankenstein, with a Gothic Horror Fest in the library! The Sonoma State University English Students Association is hosting this event, where ghost stories will be read, prizes will be awarded, and we'll celebrate all things gothic! Wear your best costume and come prepared to be spooked!

Student Newspaper Digital Collection and Display

From the beginnings of Sonoma State College to our current university, student newspapers have been a consistent part of campus life. The ten iterations of student newspapers since 1961 reflect their time and offer glimpses into the origins of issues still with us today. Topics range from anti-war activism to legal battles over censorship.