Lyons New Media Centre
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Library staff and students gathered recently to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the Lyons New Media Centre.
Rhonda Moore's job at the Library wasn't always so digital. In fact, her first position at the University was as a barcoder, placing barcodes on books after they were manually catalogued. Moore now manages the Lyons New Media Centre - one of McMaster's most digital spaces - and was among the 122 university employees inducted into the Quarter Century Club Wednesday night.
The Lyons New Media Centre recently rolled out the red carpet for the third annual McMaster 24 Hour Film Festival gala event.
With popcorn in hand, McMaster students, alumni, staff and faculty gathered at the Art Gallery of Hamilton to screen the top ten festival entries and to announce the winning films, selected by a jury of industry specialists.
"What is that thing" "Is that a 3D printer" "Cool!" "Awesome" "Can we use it?"
These are various comments that have been heard in the Lyons New Media Centre as the new 3D printer was put in place and tested.
Yes!, the library now has a 3D printer for McMaster students, staff and faculty to use! Thanks to the MSU Student Life Enhancement Fund (SLEF), the Lyons New Media Centre was able to purchase an Ultimaker 3D printer. It will be a free service for any McMaster student or employee.
And the Winner Is ...
Are you a budding film maker? Do you like a challenge? The Lyons New Media Centre in Mills Library is hosting the 3rd Annual 24 hour film festival. The festival is open to any McMaster student, staff, faculty and alumni and takes place over the 24 hour period from Friday, September 19th at 5 pm to Saturday, September 20th at 5 pm.
Are you interested in having a conversation with a human book? Coming this Thursday March 13th, 2014 from 11am-2:30pm, McMaster Library and the Office of Human Rights & Equity Services (HRES) are hosting the Human Library event in the Lyons New Media Centre of Mills Library.
Would you like to be a Human book? Would you be interested in checking out a human book to 'read' their story?
McMaster Library and the Office of Human Rights & Equity Services (HRES) are hosting a Human Library event at McMaster University in the Lyons New Media Centre of Mills Library. The event will take place Thursday March 13th, 2014 from 11am-2:30 pm.
It is that time of the year when students have their noses in books, eyes are red and bleary from studying and stress levels are peaking. To help relieve a bit of the stress of exams, the McMaster library is hosting a few events for the students
De-Stress Zones (Lyons New Media Centre and Innis Library)