Libraries

Book banquet

Special honorary funds enable Wright State’s Dunbar Library to enrich collection on designated topics

Established by English chair Carol Loranger, the Loretta M. Schaechterle Book Fund provides books and multimedia materials that promote an understanding of the lives of women in the United States. Continue reading

Grandson of Charles Lindbergh visits Wright State archives

Erik Lindbergh visited the Special Collections and Archives to pore over documents and photos and view a home movie of Charles Lindbergh’s meeting with Orville Wright in 1927. Continue reading

Mulholland drive

Discover the history of Wright State in new book by recent grad

New book, by alumna Rebekkah Mulholland, features more than 150 historical images and chronicles the history of Wright State. Continue reading

Wright State University to dedicate the Vishal Soin Innovation Park

Named in honor of former board chair, park will increase university's visibility along I-675 and provide new opportunities for business, industry collaborations

The park, supported by a gift from the Soin Family Foundation, is located on the south side of Colonel Glenn Highway, directly across from Wright State’s Dayton Campus. Continue reading

Scarf frenzy

Free scarves, hats and other winter accessories were given away to Wright State students at the second annual Scarf Frenzy. Continue reading

Book value

Wright State librarian Maureen Barry creates library and book club for On Purpose Girls

The On Purpose Girls book club builds a sense of self-worth and confidence in its members, who include grade school students. Continue reading

Tail end of Finals Week

Students paws for Fuzz Therapy during Finals Week. Continue reading

Photos show the horror, drama of Pearl Harbor attack

Excerpt A collection of photographs taken soon after the bombing of Pearl Harbor provide a window into the devastation that occurred that day. Twelve letterpress halftone photographs taken by Navy photographers are part of Wright State University’s Special Collections and Archives … Continue reading

Cincinnati Reds reporter Hal McCoy to lecture at Wright State

Hall of Fame baseball writer Hal McCoy will lecture as part of the “Living Legends of the Dayton Daily News Archives” series on Nov. 17. Continue reading

Reliable information

Wright State’s program on Information Literacy squares with governor’s proclamation

Wright State University Libraries’ Information Literacy program helps students navigate the information universe and develop skills to effectively and efficiently mine and use that information. Continue reading