Library Events

Due to COVID-19, all in-person library events are suspended until further notice. Please check this page for virtual event updates or contact for more information.


Spring 2021 Library Workshops 

Tues. March 23, 12:15 - 12:45 PM
In-Text Citations

Join your Sandburg Librarian and fellow students for a practice session on using in-text citations. Following a brief presentation, students will split into breakout rooms to practice. Check with your instructor to see if extra credit is available for attending!

For more information, contact We hope to see you there!


Tues. Feb. 23, 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Evaluating Information

Join Sandburg Library staff to learn 4 simple steps to evaluate the information you find online!

Did you miss the workshop? No worries! Click here to watch the recording.


More Spring workshops TBA. Check back with us soon!


Spring 2021 Events

NEA Big Read Book Discussion
Tues. April 13, 12:20 PM - 12:50 PM

Join us for a book discussion of Julia Alvarez' novel  In the Time of the Butterflies. Check out Galesburg Public Library's event posting for more information about this year's book selection and the NEA Big Read.

Copies of the book are available in the library. Contact us at 309.341.5257 or at, or stop by E230 to secure a copy while supplies last! For the ebook, audiobook, and Spanish editions, check them out from the Sandburg OverDrive collection.


NEA Big Read Take-and-Make Craft
Mon. April 19 - Thur. April 29 during regular library hours

Stop by the main campus library during National Library Week, April 19-22 to pick up a craft kit from the Sandburg Makerspace! Kits include most supplies needed to make a stained glass butterfly with video walk-through's and written instructions. 

Adult Craft: "Stained Glass Butterfly" made from acrylic and wood. Use common household markers and glue to put together pieces cut from our laser printer. Bonus: this doubles as a puzzle!

Children's Craft: "Stained Glass Butterfly" made from tissue paper and a butterfly outline created on our Silhouette paper cutter. 

Craft kits are only available while supplies last! Contact to RSVP and request your kit today!  


Maker Mondays - Suspended until further notice