Archive for 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.  

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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!

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