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Take a Break in the Zen Zone!

Kelvin Smith Library is introducing a new feature this fall - the Zen Zone, located on the first floor near Cramelot Cafe. This area is specifically designated to provide students with opportunities to take meaningful breaks to reinvigorate their minds and bodies. Students…

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John Nash

Remembering new academic beginnings through Digital Case

Digital Case is Case Western Reserve's online source for curated digital content about the University: photographs and audio recordings from University Archives as well as digital copies of rare books and manuscripts in Special Collections. 

Crissandra George, KSL…

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Enter the KSL Photo Contest!

Explore Kelvin Smith Library's four floors, miles of movable shelving, and over 900 seats to find YOUR space. We want to see any area in which you might feel productive, comfortable, or inspired. 

Take a photo of your favorite space in Kelvin Smith Library and upload…