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Faculty, Student Researchers Join e-Library Development Efforts

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- The main library at Olivet University has made great efforts provide digital and network-oriented collections and services with the evolution of the university's e-Library.

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Olivet University Purchases World's Largest Christian Theological Bookshop

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--Olivet University is pleased to announce its purchase of Stevens Bookshop in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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OCAD Receives Generous Donation of Artwork

SAN FRANCISCO, Ca. - Olivet College of Art and Design (OCAD) received a generous donation over 240 lithograph art pieces from a private contributor on January 18.

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Library Expands Olivet Collections

In collaboration with internationally recognized booksellers across the country, the University Library is making more books in available in Olivet's collection.

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Doug Adams Estate Provides Generous Bequest to Library

Olivet University has received a generous donation through a bequest from the estate of the late Dr. Doug Adams. The gift includes books, films, slides, and other media resources supporting the University's Art & Design library.

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Olivet Opens New Academic Year with Fall Convocation

On the evening of Monday, September 10, 2007, parents, and members of administration, faculty and governing board, together with hundreds of students convened at Olivet University for Fall Convocation 2007.

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Dedication Service Marks Renaming of Library

Olivet University celebrated the official renaming of University library to the Ralph D. Winter Library on September 10, 2007 with a dedication service held in the library facilities of the main campus building immediately after the Fall Convocation ceremony.

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Fall 2007 Convocation and Library Dedication Service

Olivet University's Fall 2007 Convocation will be held on Monday, September 10, in the University Chapel in downtown San Francisco, California.

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Olivet Leaders Convene, Collaborate at USCWM & WCIU

Meeting on campus at the U.S. Center for World Mission (USCWM) shared by William Carey International University (WCIU) in Pasadena, Calif., top leaders from Olivet University convened last week to discuss plans and cast vision.

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Reflections of returning students express anticipation, gratitude

Comments from Olivet's returning student community express excitement, anticipation, and gratitude to God for the start of the 2007 Spring semester.

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William Carey Library Completes Expansion Project

The William Carey Library -under renovation for almost four months for a major expansion-announced the completion of building efforts on November 13, 2006.

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Olivet Welcomes ABHE Site Visit Team

Olivet University welcomed five officials representing the Association of Biblical Higher Education (ABHE) September 14-16 for an on-site evaluation.

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William Carey Library Orientation Held

On September 7, William Carey Library Orientation was held at Olivet University main campus, led by the university librarian, Mrs. Ma, who was hired Nov., 2005 and has been brought us the great help and advice.

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Gift Supports Establishment of The William L. Wagner Mission Library

Dr. William L. Wagner has made a generous gift to Olivet University's library from his personal collection of theological books. The donation adds nearly 2,000 titles to the University's current holdings, and will support the library in critical areas of the school's mission, especially in the areas of bible and theology.

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About RDWL

Olivet University's Ralph D. Winter Library (RDWL) has evolved from a private collection of 5,000 books ...

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Circulation Services

Once a Library patron selects desired materials, he or she proceeds to check out these selections by submitting ...

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Distance Users

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