Library News

National Touring Artists Suzanne and Jim to Appear at Murrell Library
Posted September 27, 2016

Missouri Valley College’s Murrell Library is proud to present National Touring Artists Suzanne and Jim performing their Ballot Box Ballads in concert on Tuesday, October 6 at 7 p.m. in the Murrell Library Reading Room.   Modern-Day Troubadours Suzanne and Jim have delighted audiences across the U... Read More

New Exhibit Opening at Murrell Library
Posted September 9, 2016

Murrell Library on the Missouri Valley College campus will host the traveling exhibit “And there’s the Humor of it:” Shakespeare and the Four Humors September 19-October 28.   This exhibit, developed and produced by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, and with the Folger Shakespeare Library, focuses on the way William Shakespeare created characters within the framework of the then widely-accepted theory of the four humors... Read More

Murrell Library to Host Anne Frank Exhibit
Posted February 5, 2016

Missouri Valley College’s Murrell Library will host the traveling exhibit Anne Frank: A History for Today from March 14-April 15, 2016. This exhibit was developed by the Anne Frank House and is sponsored in North America by The Anne Frank Center USA. The life story of Anne Frank is the centerpiece of this exhibition... Read More

Murrell Library to Host Exhibit
Posted August 31, 2015

Missouri Valley College’s  Murrell Library will present Voces Americanas: Latino Literature in the United States, an exhibition produced by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. For more than three decades, a literary renaissance has been going on in the United States... Read More

Murrell Library and Indian Foothills Park Partner to Provide Little Free Library
Posted August 25, 2015

Missouri Valley College’s Murrell Library and Indian Foothills Park have come together to provide a Little Free Library for the Marshall community.   Murrell Library purchased the pre-made Little Free Library from the Little Free Library organization. Upon delivery, the crew at Indian Foothills built a stand for it and mounted it inside the children's play area at the park... Read More

Murrell Library Sponsors Little Free Library
Posted April 20, 2015

Missouri Valley College’s Murrell Library and Boy Scout Troop 42 have partnered to build a Little Free Library for the Marshall Community. “Josiah Love, a local Eagle Scout and son of MVC Library Circulation Services Clerk Bathsheba Love, was looking for a project this year and we suggested the possibility of constructing a “Little Free Library,” said Pam Reeder, library director... Read More

Murrell Library Hosts Outstanding Women of Missouri Exhibit
Posted February 23, 2015

In recognition of Women’s History Month, Murrell Library at Missouri Valley College will host the traveling exhibit "Outstanding Women of Missouri" from Sunday, March 1 through Tuesday, March 31, 2015. This exhibit is presented by the Missouri Women’s Council. The Outstanding Women of Missouri exhibit, which started in 2002, recognizes Missouri women whose fortitude, persistence and judgment led them to distinguish themselves in their chosen profession or areas of service... Read More

Murrell Library To Host Conservation Exhibit
Posted September 23, 2013

Missouri Valley College’s Murrell Memorial Library will host the Missouri State Archives’ A Legacy of Conservation: The 75th Anniversary of the Missouri Department of Conservation exhibit Oct. 1 - 30, 2013. A Legacy of Conservation offers a look back at the rich 75-year history of conservation in Missouri... Read More

New Traveling Exhibit Tells Story of the King James Bible
Posted March 11, 2013

MVC's Murrell Library to Host Ozark Light: The Photographs of Charles Elliott Gill from the Missouri State Archives
Posted December 10, 2012