Larry Stevens, our longtime Campus History Collection expert, will be retiring at the end of the year. We wanted to glean some of his film aficionado wisdom before he leaves, so our current movie display is a collection of his favorites. He shared why he chose these particular titles, which you can read below. Stop …
Here are a few of the ways we celebrated Halloween this year. New decorations and our good ol’ standby, scary movies!
Celebrate everyone’s favorite villain by checking out your favorite Alan Rickman movie — choose from Galaxy Quest, Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Die Hard, Harry Potter, and more!
Celebrate the holidays with the hottest of the undead! Snuggle up and stay sparkly with Sookie, Lestat and Edward. Vampire movies are appropriate for all seasons, but what better time to watch them than when our blood gets colder and circulation slows during winter?
Give thanks for armchair travel by watching one of the many international films in the Cal Maritime Library’s collection. Curated by our well-traveled Library Student Assistant, Rebeccah, these movies will take you from Australia to Japan to France, from Brazil to South Africa and beyond. Enjoy!
Our current film display highlights Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from Sept. 15 – Oct. 15. Stop by and check out one of these films, which include feature films and documentaries! A bit about Hispanic Heritage Month from hispanicheritagemonth.gov: “Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating …
Whether you’re an already existing Hugh Jackman fan or a soon-to-be Hugh Jackman fan, we’ve got some movies for you! Hunter has painstakingly curated this collection of fantastic films, ready for your viewing delight. Admittedly, our movie section is a bit heavy on the X-Men representation, but it can’t be denied that it’s an amazing film franchise. …
Celebrate National Poetry Month by writing a poem. We’ve conveniently provided a wide-ranging collection of magnetic poetry sets (including the Math set and the Scholar set) for your poetic convenience. If you need some inspiration, take a look at one of the poetry books from our collection, currently on display. Get Creative!
Check out one of our collection of black history-related films, curated by Lucas Mitchell. Black History Month: It’s not just February anymore!
During the month of February the Cal Maritime Library will be celebrating Femuary! Come check out one of our many fabulous movies that feature women in strong leading roles. Pam curated this exhibit Just For You! Movies on display include: The Help, Lucy, Hanna, Juno, Kick Ass, Gravity, Pride and Prejudice, Salt, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Miss Representation, Divergent, Silver Linings Playbook, The Hunger Games, Million Dollar Baby.