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Tolle Lege

Information on contributions to the Tolle Lege Collection of Merrimack-authored publications and the annual receptions honoring the authors.

Tolle Lege Collection

Tolle Lege bindersTo recognize the academic scholarship of the Merrimack College community, in 2003 McQuade Library and the Center for Augustinian Study and Legacy established the Tolle Lege Collection – a special collection of faculty and alumni published work. This collection, housed in the library, showcases and preserves Merrimack community publications.

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Each spring, authors published during the previous calendar year are honored with a reception, and selected contributors speak about their work.

Tolle Lege Reception

Tolle Lege Call for Submissions

McQuade Library recognizes the academic scholarship and creativity of the Merrimack College community by gathering published works by faculty, staff, students and alumni for the Tolle Lege Collection. Each winter, authors of books, journal articles, and papers published during the previous year are honored with a reception. This years reception will be held at the Writers House on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 4:00 PM (snow date: Feb 14th at 4:00 PM).

We at McQuade Library ask the Merrimack community to please submit copies and/or citations of any book(s), article(s), or papers that were published between January 1, 2018 and December 31, 2018. Please submit all materials/citations by Wednesday, December 12, 2018 to Frances Nilsson, and/or to Michaela Keating,

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19 people, seated and standing

2019 Authors at the 2020 Reception

To Submit Your Work

Faculty, staff, students & alumni of Merrimack are encourage to submit their published work for inclusion in the Tolle Lege Collection.  Works may be submitted at any time.  Items produced in the preceding year are honored at the reception in February.

Send copies and/or citations of any book(s), article(s), papers or other works to:

Frances Nilsson
Head of Resource Management
McQuade Library