Month: October 2009

Important announcement re: iCONN Newsstand

Due to the recent state budget holdback, effective November 1, iCONN will discontinue all ProQuest newspapers except the Hartford Courant and the Historical Hartford Courant.  All CT libraries will continue to have access to the New York Times (1985 – present), Christian Science Monitor (1996 – present), and London Times (7/1985 – present) through Academic OneFile.  In addition, we will continue to have access to the Wall Street Journal through ABI Inform.  Both databases are still provided by iCONN.  

Witchcraft in Connecticut

An evening with documentary filmmaker Andy Blood –
Showing clips from his film, The Devil Among Us: America’s First Witch Hunt, Andy Blood will discuss why he chose to make a film on this particular topic, how he went about the filming and piecing together of the story, and the pitfalls he encountered while making the documentary.
Tuesday, October 27, 2009, 4:30 p.m., in the Joslin Family 1823 Room.
If you are interested in local history, filmmaking, or even in the lore of Halloween, this event is sure to be a treat!