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Course offerings for Fall 2023 : AIS 101 & AIS 295

AIS 101: Introduction to Information Resources (1 credit)

During this 7-week online class, students will learn how to use resources such as the library catalog, databases, online sources, government documents and journals. AIS 101 will provide an ease in creating a bibliography. Recommended for freshmen and sophomores.


AIS 295: Citizenship, Activism and Power (3 credits)

New Open Access on Student Activism

This collection highlights many significant moments of student protests throughout American history. It's goal of the Reveal Digital’s Student Activism Collection is "to provide access to unique, yet essential, primary sources documenting the deep and broad history of student organizing in the United States. "

The NMU Archives also highlights student protests at NMU on their website

Holiday Break Hours

The Lydia M. Olson Library wishes everyone the happiest of holidays! During winter break, the library will be open from 8:00AM-5:00PM on weekdays and closed on the weekends. 

Our holiday hours are listed below: 

December 17th-18th: CLOSED
December 19th-22nd: 8:00AM—5:00PM
December 23rd-January 2nd: CLOSED
January 3rd-4th: 8:00AM—5:00PM
January 7th-8th: CLOSED
January 9th-13th: 8:00AM—5:00PM
January 14th-15th: CLOSED
January 16th: 8:00AM—5:00PM

Finals Week Hours at the Lydia M. Olson Library

The Lydia M. Olson Library will be open for extended hours in preparation for finals week. The hours are as follows:

Friday, December 9th: 7:30AM-3:00AM
Saturday, December 10th: 9:00AM-3:00AM
Sunday, December 11th: 9:00AM-3:00AM
Monday, December 12th: 7:30AM-3:00AM
Tuesday, December 13th: 7:30AM-3:00AM

After these dates, the library will return to regular operating hours for the remainder of the semester. To view the library hours, please visit our website.

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