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Congrats to Diana Yoon, our Book Sale Raffle Winner!

April 28th, 2014 by John Jackson

Special congrats to Diana Yoon! She won a $25 gift card to In-n-Out Burger for buying a book at this semester’s used books sale. So if you’re friends with Diana, ask her to take you out for lunch. =)


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Wardman Library Instagram Contest

March 3rd, 2014 by John Jackson


It’s as easy as 1-2-3 click!

This week, we’re starting an Instagram contest for Whittier College students. Snap a photo of your favorite part of the library, your friends in the library, or something artistic featuring the library. Post the photo to Instagram and tag it #wardmanlibrarycontest

We will select 15 photos to be showcased in the lobby of Wardman Library and the creator of our favorite photo will win a $25 Amazon Gift Card!

The deadline to submit a photo is March 15, 2014 March 28, 2014.

Disclaimer: By participating, you give Wardman Library the right to use your photo on our website and in the lobby. Don’t worry, we will cite you! (Come one, we’re librarians. Would you expect anything less?)

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2013 Book Sale Proceeds Contest

November 18th, 2013 by John Jackson


Thanks to you, we made $500 from our Used Book Sale in early November. So how should we spend it? What should we buy? We are leaving that up to you!

From November 18 through December 6, we are accepting your ideas using our online form. Submissions will then be made anonymous and voted on by library staff. The person who submits the winning submission will get a $25 gift certificate to In-N-Out Burger. Submit as many ideas as you like!

Be creative. What would you like to see in the library? What do you think would be most helpful to other students and faculty? What can we add to improve your experience of using the library? If you can come up with a $500 plan, we’re willing to try it!

Contest Rules:

1. Only Whittier students, faculty, and staff are eligible.
2. You must include your Whittier College student/staff email address to be eligible.
3. Entries must be submitted by 11:59 PM on December 6, 2013.
4. Use of proceeds from the Book Sale is ultimately at the discretion of the Library Director.

Link to Online Submission Form

(image source: krissen on flickr, CC BY-NC-ND)

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Library Book Sale Next Week!

April 4th, 2012 by libuser

Come on down and celebrate National Library Week with us.

Food, prizes, contests, and cheap books!

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Facebook Finals Week Raffle!

December 11th, 2011 by libuser

Attention Students:

The Wardman Library is having an awesome Facebook Event Raffle this week.  Make sure to “LIKE” us if you haven’t already done so, then JOIN our Finals Week Raffle to enter to win a $50 Amazon gift card!

Submissions will be accepted from Monday, Dec. 12 @ 7 am until Friday, Dec. 16 @  2pm.  The winner will be announced shortly after and may come in to claim their grand prize.

Good luck on your finals!

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Congratulations to Wardman Library Photo Contest Winners!

May 2nd, 2011 by admin

We had some amazing submissions from students highlighting the beauty of the library.

Thanks to all who entered! Photos will be displayed in the library lobby and on our new web site as we roll it out this summer.

Be on the look out for future photo contests!

1st Place – Kevin Sun

kevin sun first place

2nd Place – Taylor Marie Pilkenton

Honorable Mentions

John Paniagua

Gabriela Arana

Adriana Villalobos

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