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Marywood University holds fall book swap and sale in Scranton Nov. 18-22

Marywood University holds fall book swap and sale in Scranton Nov. 18-22
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From a press release:

Marywood University will hold its fall book swap and sale from Monday, Nov. 18 at noon through Friday, Nov. 22 at 1 p.m. in the Learning Commons Lobby on the university’s campus in Scranton.

This event is free and open to the public. Proceeds from Tuesday’s sale will benefit the English Department Club.

A wide selection of titles and genres will be available. The book swap and sale is sponsored by the English Club and Library Services. Book donations are being received on the first floor of the Learning Commons.

Marywood’s English Club is a community of students interested in the recreational advantages of literature and writing. The club provides an outlet for creative writing, book discussions, and opportunities to promote the art of language in the community. Founded with the intention to expand cultural understanding of literature, the club strides to make English accessible to all majors.

For additional information, contact Annette Fisher, associate professor of practice of library services, at 570-348-6211, ext. 2365, or e-mail

Marywood University (2300 Adams Ave., Scranton) prepares students to have a positive impact on society at regional and global levels while providing each student with the foundation for success in an interdependent world. Founded in 1915 by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, the university serves men and women from a variety of backgrounds and religions.

The university enrolls more than 3,000 students in an array of undergraduate and graduate programs. Committed to enriching human lives, Marywood provides a framework for educational excellence that enables students to develop fully as persons and to master professional and leadership skills necessary for meeting human needs.