Monthly Archives: September 2006

Construction update 9/25/06

Work on the ceiling is almost finished. Lights are installed and operating. Carpeting is being installed and furniture will be moved in soon.

Previous construction updates can be found on the archive page.

Hector Tobar on Campus Today

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Hector Tobar of the Los Angeles Times will be speaking today (Thursday, September 21) at 4:00 P.M. in Parrish Auditorium.

Image of Hector TobarTobar is also the author of two books, Translation Nation : Defining A New American Identity In The Spanish-Speaking United States and The Tattooed Soldier. Copies of these books are currently on display near the entrance of Rentschler Library.

Cover of Tattooed SoldierAdditional copies of both books are currently available for requesting through the OhioLINK Catalog.

Cover of Translation Nation

Don’t forget your Miami ID

Miami ID

Why do I need my Miami ID?

  1. To checkout books and other library materials. Students, faculty, and staff at Miami University who wish to checkout materials from the library must present his or her Miami ID card at time of checkout. Presenting your ID card allows the library to identify you and your library account. It also serves as a security measure by preventing other people from checking out materials on your account.
  2. To pay for your laser printing. If you are planning to print a paper you typed, an article you downloaded, or anything else, you can add funds to your ID card and use it to pay for your printing. The cost for black and white copies is $0.10 per page. A color laser printer is available in the Moser 304 computer lab at a cost of
  3. You can also use the card to pay for photocopies

Don’t have a Miami ID card? Visit the Business Services office in 100 Mosler to obtain a Miami ID card.