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This year Constitution Day is celebrated on September 17, commemorating the signing in the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787. To celebrate this day, the National Archives have a number of activities to help teachers and students explore the Constitution. Teachers in particular may also be interested in the Library of Congress Constitution Day Resources page, with contains a number of educational activities, as well as links to primary resources. The Constitution Center will be broadcasting some of their most popular events live on their site.
Looking for more U.S. Constitution resources? The Detroit Area Library Network (DALNet) has put together an excellent collection of resources on the subject.
The McNichols Campus Library will close Thursday, September 11, at 11:00 AM foe Celebrate Spirit! and the following Student Organization Fair. The Library will reopen at 2:30 PM.
The McNichols Campus Library elevator is functioning once again, and access to the lower level stacks has been restored. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Both hardware and software failures and the necessary rebuilding of directories and restarting will continue for the next two days. The portal is being restarted 2-3 times per hour. If you cannot access the portal please wait 5-10 minutes and then try again. We apologize for the inconvenience and are working hard to get access back to normal.