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CVL has Moved!

The Community Virtual Library moved to Bradley University Island in May, 2015.  CVL, along with the Seanchai Library occupy half of the sim.  Neighbors include the San Jose State University School of LIbrary and Information Science Island.  


The Space is smaller, but so is the cost in time and money to support CVL.  The new CVL still has a reference area, the Main Library, event and exhibit spaces.  Info Groupies also have space for dancing and socializing.  

Visit in SL:  http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Bradley%20University/57/114/27



NEWS!

  • Virtual Worlds, an Educator’s View, with Lyr Lobo - ACRL in SL program, July 26, 12pm SLT

    Please join us at CVL on July 26 for an exciting program sponsored by the ACRL Virtual Worlds Interest Group.  It is open to anyone.

    Virtual Worlds, an Educator’s View, with Lyr Lobo.  July ACRL in SL meeting: 07/26/2015 12-1:30 pm SLT

    About Lyr Lobo:
    Dr. Cynthia Calongne, aka Lyr Lobo, has taught in SL, and been an observer of the VW education scene, since 2005. As a researcher, educator, pioneer, author and futurist she is passionate about games and simulations, education, authorship, virtual world education and socio-technical futuring. She has been a professor of Computer Science since 1996 and is a software engineer with 13 years of experience, specializing in creative thinking, game design, assessment, and a wicked sense of humor. One example of her multifacted approach to VW education is here on slideshare

    This is a Joint session with ALA Virtual Communities in Libraries MIG.  You do not need to be a member of the groups to attend.
    Community Virtual LIbrary Auditorium:http://maps.secondlife.com/second…/Bradley%20University/…/24

    Posted Jul 18, 2015, 9:56 AM by H C
  • Wednesday Night Trivia!
     
    **WEDNESDAY NIGHT TRIVIA ** hosted by Peaches Pessoa

    Wednesday, August 13 from 6 to 6:50 p.m. SLT at the InfoPub on Imagination Island.
     
    Wednesday Night Trivia is held on the second Tuesday of the month. The game starts 6 p.m. SLT and will be over in under an hour. This game night is sponsored by the Community Virtual Library (CVL).  The venue is provided by the InfoGroupies.
     
    The game consists of 60 questions on a variety of topics. Questions are answered in open chat.  (No voice.) L$5 is given to the first person who answer a question correctly.
     
    Is everyone ready to play? (^_^)
    Posted Aug 12, 2014, 9:02 PM by H C
  • Thank you!
    Thank you for your support for CVL!  Donations are still welcome.  Hollyjean Allen and Derry McMahon have donated works of art and all profits go to CVL.  Find these at the CVL exhibition site in SL. 
    Posted Aug 4, 2014, 9:54 PM by H C
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