Celebrate the Year of the Rooster!

Celebrate the Year of the Rooster!

In three days, China will ring in the year of the Rooster!  Join the Midlothian library in celebrating the largest holiday on the Chinese calendar! The Chinese do not celebrate a fixed New Year, it is a moving date that corresponds with the lunar calendar.  This year on January 27, 2017, the festivities will begin for New Year's Eve and carry on until February 2, 2017.  The celebrations are filled with firecrackers, bells, and impressive lion dances. On New Year's Day, Chinese families gather for reunions and sweep away bad fortunes by cleaning…continue reading →
Printing System Update

Printing System Update

Starting on January 3, 2017, the Tyler library will begin using the Pharos printing system at both campus libraries.  This printing system will enable both students and community patrons to print both black and white, as well as color copies using release stations at both campus libraries. Before using Pharos for the first time, students will need to have their student ID card created by the Student Activities Office.  Their office locations are in Nicolas, N103 at Chester and in Hamel Hall, H103 at Midlothian.  Student ID cards will be issued during regular…continue reading →
Happy Veterans Day!

Happy Veterans Day!

The Tyler libraries would like to thank all of our veterans for their service to our country.  While November 11th is the official day to recognize these courageous and selfless heroes, we honor your service and commitment to our nation everyday. Thank you.continue reading →
Now Hiring!

Now Hiring!

The Midlothian library is accepting applications for a Student Assistant position.  These positions assist patrons with printing and general questions, shelve, and organize library collections. Potential hours for this position include: Tuesday evenings from 4 - 9 p.m. Weekday mornings from 7:30 - 9 a.m. Alternating Saturdays from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. To be eligible for employment as a student worker, you must be enrolled with John Tyler during the entire period of your employment.  Please come by the Midlothian library to obtain an application or to speak with library staff about…continue reading →
Summer Library Hours

Summer Library Hours

The Tyler libraries are open all summer to help with your research, reading, and information needs!  Stop by either campus library to receive assistance from staff, meet with groups, or find an extra cozy corner to study.  The libraries operate with slightly different hours during the summer semester.  The following hours apply to both campus libraries: Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. If you have questions about hours or general library information, contact either campus by phone (706-5185 or…continue reading →