The Curriculum Materials Center (CMC) is a special unit within the MSU Moorhead Library providing materials and assistance to students and faculty of the Teacher Education programs. All students, faculty, and staff as well as the general public may use the resources of the CMC.
The CMC sponsors and coordinates the Comstock Reading Aloud Initiative which supports two annual awards, the Comstock Read Aloud Book Award (ages 9-12) and the Wanda Gag Read Aloud Book Award (toddlers to age 8). These awards are announced each May.
SAVE THE DATE, September 30th! To celebrate MSUM Library's grand re-opening and tenth anniversary of the Read Aloud Book Awards, Candace Fleming, well-known children's author, will present a public lecture entitled "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Book Shelf." This fun-filled and informal session traces Ms. Fleming's journey, chronicling both the pitfalls and the joys of writing for children. Ms. Fleming's presentation will be held in Lib 103 at 4:30 p.m.
Faculty, Staff, and Students – Visit the Renovated Library, Take a Scavenger Hunt and a Photo “Selfie,” and Win! Complete the Library Scavenger Hunt, take a photo “selfie” of yourself in the Library in a favorite spot, and be eligible for prizes in conjunction with the Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Sept. 25 at 1 […]
The essence of style : how the French invented high fashion, fine food, chic cafés, style, sophistication, and glamour by Joan DeJean One of the foremost authorities on seventeenth-century French culture provides an account of how, at one glittering moment in history, the French under Louis XIV set the standards of sophistication, style, and glamour […]
A confederacy of dunces by John Kennedy Toole ; foreword by Walker Percy Meet Ignatius J. Reilly, a 30-year-old medievalist who lives at home with his mother in New Orleans, and pens his magnum opus on Big Chief writing pads he keeps hidden under his bed. Considered by many a comic masterpiece that memorably evokes […]