Monthly Archives: August 2010

Ask not what your library can do for you (we’ll tell you anyway)…

Welcome to Fall 2010!

Looking to be successful this academic year? Don’t be shy–the staff here at Rentschler Library are happy to help you find the resources you need to “wow” your profs. Whether you’re a first-timer or a veteran student, below are some of the links that you may want to explore (and bookmark) to help you through your studies!

Heeeeeeeere’s Johnny!

Johnny CarsonA new version of the official Johnny Carson website was rolled out recently, and it includes 3,300 hours of footage from “The Tonight Show” although much the footage is only available to subscribers, according to a story from Entertainment Weekly.   Carson Entertainment Group will be releasing 50 full-format DVD’s of the show in the future, according an article in the Vancouver Sun.

The King of Late Night Comedy, Johnny Carson retired from “The Tonight Show” in 1992 and was not often seen in public again.

More info about Johnny Carson at:

Johnny Carson biography from the Museum of Broadcast Communication.

Here’s Johnny: My Memories of Johny Carson, the Tonight Show, and 46 years of Friendship, by Ed McMahon (from Google Books)

Johnny Carson Birthplace Society – Carson was born in Corning, Iowa.