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Black Panther crouching
Come hear Professors Gioia Fonda and Hayley Laird discuss the history of Marvel’s Black Panther and his connections to Northern California.

The Library is sponsoring this event on Thursday, October 18, from 12 pm to 1 pm in the Student Center.

This will also be the kickoff of a special Black Panther-focused contest. Come learn all about it! Fabulous prizes!

How many digits of Pi have you memorized?

Pi
Come to LR220 on Wednesday, March 14 at 4 pm and show off your math memorization skills. Or just come to watch the fun.

Sign up at the Research Help Desk on the 2nd floor of the LRC if you want to compete.

Prizes to be announced at a later date.

The SCC Library is taking part in Games Day @ Your Library on Thursday, November 2, from 1 pm to 5 pm in LR105. Students, faculty and staff are invited to come and join in on the fun! Feel free to bring your own tabletop games to play or you can play one of ours. Sponsored by the Library and the Games Club.

International Games Day

The fun and colorful LGBTQIA-themed children’s picture book This Day in June by SCC Professor Gayle Pitman was recently challenged at the West Chicago Public Library.

This Day in June book jacket

In celebration of Banned Books Week, the SCC Library and Information Technology Program will host a panel discussion on book banning and challenges.

Panelists will include:

  • SCC Professor Gayle Pitman
  • Librarians from the Sacramento Public Library system and the Sacramento City Unified School District

When? Monday, September 25, 2017, 6 – 8 pm
Where? LR 105, SCC Main Campus

For more information, contact Pam Posz.

For more info about Banned Books Week, check out bannedbooksweek.org.