O’Neill Library

Hi, I’m the Answer Wall! I’ve been perched in the O’Neill Library lobby at Boston College since February 2017, except for a year in 2020 when I went fully online. Ask me a question by posting a post-it on me in O’Neill Library. I’ll answer within a day on weekdays. I snooze on the weekends, because answering questions is hard work!

Please write a poem on a healthy romantic relationship?

Please write a poem on a healthy romantic relationship?
Please write a poem on a healthy romantic relationship?

I am not a poet, however many others who are have written poems you might like. Take a look at Seamus Heaney’s “Scaffolding,” Joy Harjo’s “For Keeps,” and Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s “How Do I Love Thee?” And maybe, if none of these are quite what you want, you could write the poem you’re hoping for.

Evaluate the relative importance of causes of internal migration within the United States in the period from 1900-1970.

Evaluate the relative importance of causes of internal migration within the United States in the period from 1900-1970.
Evaluate the relative importance of causes of internal migration within the United States in the period from 1900-1970.

That sounds like a research question! There’s a research guide for US History that could be a useful starting point: https://libguides.bc.edu/ushistory. And the Reference Desk just across the lobby is staffed by librarians who can also help you answer this question.