Library News this Week


Giovatto Library News This Week

March 20, 2017


Media Literacy


How to Recognize Fake News


A Special Library Research/Information Literacy Clinic

Tuesday, March 21st @ 4:00 PM

Library Instruction Room


Head Reference Librarian, Paul Dunphy, and Senior Reference Librarian, Dirk Wijnen, will lead the session


Wroxton Tea and Interest Meeting

Wednesday, March 22nd @ 2 PM

Dean Nicholas Baldwin, Wroxton College


Brian Swanzey, Director of Study Abroad


Calling All Faculty Authors and Artists


If you are the author of a book or article published in 2016 or 2017, or the creator of a work of art during the same period, please let us know so that you and your work can be featured in the


Celebration of FDU Authors and Artists


If your 2016 publication or artistic work was published early in the year and was featured in last year’s program, please do not send us the information again, as it is already in the Display Case.



Independent Self-Directed Learning @ the Library

The Great Courses @ Giovatto Library – It is always a wonderful time to enjoy a “Great Course. The Giovatto Library collection includes many of “The Great Courses” on DVD and/or CD! A complete list is available @

Giovatto Library Reader’s Advisory Service -- If you would like to develop a plan for independent self-directed learning, please contact the reference librarians for assistance. We will be happy to help you to find the best reading and research materials for your needs.

For Alumni Only – Welcome December 2016 and May 2017 Graduates!

FDU Alumni Library Privileges -- As an FDU Alumnus/a, you are entitled to lifetime Library privileges. Borrow books, magazines, DVDs, language CDs, and more from the Library. Attend Library events and programs. Use Library spaces.

To get your Library card, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations @ or at 201-692-7013.

If you would like more involvement with the Library, consider joining the Giovatto Library Alumni Advisory Board.


New Books This Week

Critical Thinking, Science, and Pseudoscience: Why We Can’t Trust Our Brain

The Harriet Lane Handbook: A Manual for Pediatric House Officers

New Audiobooks This Week

Get the Edge: A 7-Day Program to transform Your Life




New Video Games This Week

Titanfall 2


Giovatto Library Spring Semester Hours

Monday – Thursday – 8:00 AM – 11 PM Friday -- 8 AM – 5 PM Saturday – 10 AM – 6 PM Sunday – 12 noon – 10 PM

Library Closed Sunday, April 16th – Easter



Giovatto Library Contact Information

 Reference – ext. 2100 Circulation Desk – ext. 2279 Periodicals – ext. 2289 Administrative Office – ext. 2278