National Library Week 2023 Events

Monday, April 17, 2023 1:07:30 PM CDT

"National Library Week is the perfect time to visit Sims Memorial Library. We want to celebrate not only our library team, who work tirelessly to provide services to our patrons, but we also want to celebrate the students, faculty, and staff who use Sims,” said Sims Library Director Dr. David Sesser.

In honor of National Library Week, the library will be serving cake on Monday, April 24. Students, faculty, and staff are welcome to join us for a piece of cake in the lobby starting at 1 pm.

Other events to celebrate National Library Week include:

Sims Library Annual Book Sale (in the first floor lobby area) from 9 am – 6 pm on Tuesday, April 25;
9 am – 6 pm on Wednesday, April 26; 9 am – 2 pm on Thursday, April 27

Readings at Sims (third floor of the library) on Tuesday, April 25 at 6:30 pm   

Readings of the late poet, David Bottoms, by Southeastern faculty (first floor lobby by the Cate Museum Exhibit) on Thursday, April 27 at 6:30 pm

For additional information about National Library Week, contact the library at 549-3491 or visit