Pokemon Trainers: Come be the Very Best…at the library!

Hello fellow trainers!

 

Do you wanna be the very best, like no one ever was?!

Ash and Pikachu, character from the show Pokemon, run with detirmination.

 

 

 

Then come to the NOVA Annandale library! We have everything you need to become the ultimate Pokemaster!

Pidgey, a birdlike creature from the show Pokemon, sits in front of the library.
Pidgey is on his way now! CG 3rd floor!

 

 

 

 

Our carrels on the quiet side of the library provide a great space to study free from distraction!

Crabby, a crablike pokemon creature, sits in the library by books.
Krabby can’t wait to write a paper on the diet of decapod crustaceans!

 

 

 

 

Our group study rooms have Apple TVs and monitors to use for your next group project!

Gastly, a ghost pokemon, floats in a group study room.
Gastly reserved a group study room to rehearse his research presentation on the physical qualities of gas.

 

 

 

 

Our library also has thousands of books on every topic! And librarians can’t wait to show you where to find them!

Caterprie, a caterpillar pokemon, sits at the library front desk.
Sarah helps Caterpie check out a book from the circulation desk! What a little bookworm!

 

 

 

 

But books aren’t the only things we check out. We also have laptops and a wide variety of media equipment, including cameras, video cameras, and audio recorders!

Venonat, a buglike pokemon, sits at the laptop kiosk in the library
Venonat is going to rent a Mac for his summer entomology class!

 

 

Spearow, a birdlike pokemon, is sitting next to a GoPro.
Spearow is checking out a GoPro to record his next Pokebattle!

 

 

 

 

Working on a design project? Our Digital Media Studio has Adobe Creative Cloud, including Photoshop and Illustrator.

 

Pidgey, a birdlike Pokemon, sits in front of Digital Media Studio computers.
Pidgey can’t wait to use our Dell Touchscreens to edit his aerial photography!

 

 

 

But the best resource of all is our knowledgeable library staff. With our research expertise, we’ll help you understand the power that’s inside!

Librarian shows Caterprie, a buglike pokemon, a book
You teach me, and I’ll teach you, Weedle!

 

 

A library staff member stands with Spearow, a birdlike pokemon.
Mariam is hangin’ out with her favorite student, Spearow!

 

 

 

Train hard guys, and come visit us at the library!

 

 

 

 

 

Oh, and don’t worry. We’ve chased all the zubats out of here.

A library staff member tries to smash a zubat, a batlike pokemon.
Sarah, the Zubat slayer.

Study Break at the Library!

Next week is going to be crazy busy for you, right? The library staff knows that you’ll be studying, writing and cramming for the end of the semester.

We also know that you’ll need to stop and take a break!! Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday we’ll have events, in the library, for you to enjoy!

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Do you want to get Henna tattoos?

Do you like to craft and are looking to get creative??

Do you want to snuggle a pup?!?!! I mean who doesn’t like pups?

Stop by the library to study and relax.

National Library Week

April 10th to April 16th is National Library Week!

Show your local public, special and academic libraries some love!!

One of our resident arts and crafts experts, Supie W., has put together a display for the theme of “Libraries Transform!”

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There are so many ways that libraries can support you. From technology to fun events, the occasional snack 🙂 and of course research help!

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Our book tree has been outfitted with famous authors whose work you can find on our shelves. Who is your favorite author? Stop in and see if they are on the tree!