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Open Access Fund Available

Interim Provost Joseph Quinn and University Librarian Thomas Wall have established an Open Access Publishing Fund. The Fund will reimburse article processing fees for Boston College authors who publish in fully open access journals.

Read the announcement in the Library Newsletter.
Read the Fund Policies.
Apply for funding online.


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2014 GIS Contest Winners!

It is with great pleasure that the Boston College Libraries announce the winners of the Fifth Annual Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Contest at Boston College. The response this year was impressive in the relevance, variety of topics and the attention to social justice and environmental issues. Prizes were awarded to both graduate and undergraduate entries with a third place tie for graduate submissions. Click here to read more.

Faculty Publication Highlight!

Hope: Promise, Possibility, and Fulfillment - edited by Professor Richard Lennan and Professor Nancy Pineda-Madrid - addresses both the possibility that hope offers and the capacity of hope to respond to the challenges that life presents to us all. What is particular to this book is that it offers a theology of hope. Click here to learn more!

Exhibits

Burns Library  - Are You Being Served? Historical Menus from the Archives

Burns Library - The Jesuit Victorian Poet: Gerard Manley Hopkins 125th Anniversary

O’Neill Level One Gallery - Dirty Charles Cleans Up His Act: an environmental success story

O’Neill Level Three Gallery - Illuminating Stained Glass: an Exhibition of Selected Decorative Windows of the Bapst and Burns Libraries

O’Neill Library Lobby - Lost Pagodas Found!

Stokes Hall - Revealing America’s History Through Comics

Theology and Ministry Gallery - If Heaven Be Your Destiny! The World of American Catholicism, 1945 - 1965