Wednesday, February 25, 2015

                                        Get Your Game On!!!

After you finish studying in the library, be sure to attend the basketball games on Thursday, February 26 and then on Saturday, February 28.  Both games will be at 7:30pm 
              at the Northwest Georgia Trade Center. 

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Early Closing

The Roberts Library will be closing early tonight (Tuesday, Feb. 24) at 6:30pm.  We rarely close early and we apologize for the inconvenience.  Please remember you can still access GALILEO databases and other resources from any computer both on- and off-campus.  Call the Circulation Desk if you need the GALILEO password at 706-272-4583. 

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

6th Annual Dalton State Book Festival

The guest author for the 6th Annual Dalton State Book Festival will be Susan Gregg Gilmore, featuring her third and latest novel, The Funeral Dress.  Ms. Gilmore will speak on campus Wednesday, March 18 at 6:30pm in the Brown Center, Room 105.  The program will be followed by a reception and book signing. 
Copies of The Funeral Dress are available for check-out at the Derrell C. Roberts Library. 

Please email Lydia Knight at if you have any questions about the book festival.  For a campus map, click on    

The DSC Literary Reading Club will be reading Ms. Gilmore's first novel, Looking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen, " This book is rooted in summer vacations spent with her paternal grandmother and grandfather, a revival-bred preacher, who after church on Sundays always took his granddaughters to the Dairy Queen. The club will meet on Wednesday, March 18 at 2:00pm with Ms. Gilmore to discuss her book.  If you would like to join them, please contact Kris Barton at  

For more information about Susan Gregg Gilmore, please visit her web site: