Commons Plants: Landscaping with PA Natives

For those of you who were a little (or a lot) dismayed to see the felling of many of Marywood’s Arboretum giants–here’s a lovely-looking Pinterest board we stumbled upon, curated by LC Architect Theresa Thomas, that shows some beautiful picks for Learning Commons flora. While we can’t say if the squirrels will agree, we think they will be worthwhile residents of the newfound canopy space.

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Transforming Libraries: Future Trends

Recently, The Center for the Future of Libraries has identified emerging trends in library use, community needs, and future services. Are there any trends that you see or would add that are specific to Marywood?

“This trend library is available to help libraries and librarians understand how trends are developing and why they matter.”

Read more on the Library of the Future blog…

Digital NativesConnected Learning ALACollective Impact

Maker MovementFlipped LearningEmerging Adulthood