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    Bush Memorial Library

    Students will spend many hours in Bush Memorial Library throughout their time at Hamline. While most library resources and research assistance are now available online, 24/7; this 83,210 square foot facility provides Pipers with many resources and services. The Library's traditional materials like print books and DVDs are located here, and you can get technology and research assistance at the Central Service Desk. 3 floors provide a large variety of study spaces for students to work collaboratively on group projects. The top floor is reserved for individual, quiet study. Additionally, CASA, the Writing and Communication Center, a DMA lab, the sound studio, and the Archives all reside in the lower level. The CLA Deans' offices and the K-12 Curriculum collection are on the 2nd floor. Finally, there are classrooms on each level of the Library.

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    The library also offers classes for students and faculty and staff members that show them how to best use the library's resources for their research and scholarly purposes. Library liaisons are available for subject-specific assistance and instruction. The library also houses the university's archives, which hold thousands of historical items including photographs, memorabilia, yearbooks, and letters.

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    Writing and communication Center

    The Writing and Communication Center (WCC) offers free one-on-one tutoring in writing, public speaking, and other forms of communication to all Hamline undergraduate and graduate students. Through discussion-based consultations with the WCC’s peer tutors, students can get help with brainstorming ideas, organizing content, writing clearly and concisely, checking grammar and citations, and more.

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    Center for Academic Advising and Success (CASA)

    Located in the lower level of Bush Library, Academic Advising and Academic Success provide advising, tutoring, and academic skills assistance for undergraduate students.

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