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Drake library series to explore ‘Books, Pets and People’

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Marcia Keyser, coordinator of information services and associate professor of librarianship, will present a talk on “Books, Pets and People” on Tuesday, July 22, as part of Cowles Library’s Midweek Muses and Munchies series.  


The initiative aims to promote discussion and discourse related to books and various academic topics.


The events, which are free and open to the public, will begin at 12:10 p.m. by Cowles Cafe outside of room 122 in Cowles Library, 28th Street and University Ave.


 Participants may bring their own lunches or purchase food from the cafe or the grill outside the library’s main entrance.


The rest of the Midweek Muses and Munchies schedule is below:    

  • July 23 — “Cataloging History” — Dorothy Pisarski, assistant professor of journalism, and Drake student Chad Allen 
  • Aug. 11 — “Why You Say It: Fascinating Stories Behind Everyday Words and Phrases” — Don Moon, associate professor emeritus of education

For more information about the series, contact Susan Breakenridge at 515-271-3994 or susan.breakenridge@drake.edu.


Read more about the series online.