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Sibs Day at Rohrbach Library

Rohrbach Library will be participating in Sibs Day on Saturday, February 23rd! Visit the Archives Open House from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm to play with postcards, beanies, yearbooks and more. Or visit STEAMworks from 11:00am to 4:00pm to experience virtual reality, make buttons and stickers, play with legos, and use 3-D printers.

For more information on Sibs Day visit:




Power Up at Rohrbach

Rohrbach Library has two new charging stations located on the ground and top floor of the building! You can find Apple and Andriod charging cords at both of these stations. Don’t forget about the charging station located on the first floor of the library too! Stop by and power up your devices at any time.

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Get Ready to Read: Human Library 2019

Rohrbach Library, in partnership with the Office of Inclusion and Outreach, will be hosting Kutztown University’s second Human Library event on Thursday, March 28th, 2019. This event will run from 10:00am-4:00pm. It will feature “human books” who will be “on loan” for readers to engage in open dialogue on a variety of personal and social issues. Readers can meet one-on-one or in small groups of 2-3 with a “human book” for brief “loan periods” throughout the day. If you would like to be a “human book” and have a story to tell, we would love to hear from you! Please click on the link below to find out how to be a “human book” and for more information about this unique event:

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Feature Films for Education

Rohrbach Library provides access to the Feature Films for Education collection! Feature Films for Education offers hundreds of full length films for educational purposes.

Highlights of the collection include:

  • New films added throughout the year
  • Easy search feature with the ability to filter films by genre, copyright, and MPAA rating
  • Over 20 film genres in the collection
  • Subtitles available
  • “Mouse-over effect displays brief description and page tools to save, share, and embed links”

Visit Feature Films for Education at

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Springer Nature E-Journals

Rohrbach Library now offers full text access to Springer Nature E-Jouranls! Springer Nature provides access to over 2,000 peer-reviewed journals in science, technology, engineering, medicine, and the social sciences.

Learn more at


Wall Street Journal Digital Edition

Rohrbach Library now offers complimentary access to for the KU Community! This subscription includes access to the follow through an academic site license provided by Rohrbach Library.:

  • Archival coverage includes last 4 years (very limited additional coverage back to February 10, 2010)
  • 90-day archive to a digital version of the daily print edition of The Wall Street Journal
  • Available editions include: US, Asia, Europe, and India
  • Includes all WSJ blog content

To learn how to activate your subscription, please visit:

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Guest Speaker: Dr. Belinda Wheeler

On Tuesday, October 30th Kutztown University will be hosting special guest, author Dr. Belinda Wheeler. Dr. Wheeler will discuss Gwendolyn Bennett’s work, her diverse artistic talents, and why this important figure found solace in Kutztown, PA. Join us from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm in the President’s Room MSU 250. Refreshments will be provided. Dr. Wheeler is the author of Heroine of the Harlem Renaissance and Beyond: Gwendolyn Bennett’s Selected Writings.

Find more information about Gwendolyn Bennett and her work at

This book talk is sponsored by the Kutztown University Rohrbach Library, The English Department, and The Frederick Douglass Institute.


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