University Libraries News

Patrick Dollar Joins the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA)

Aug 15, 2017

On August 1, University Libraries welcomed Patrick Dollar as the new Processing Archivist in the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA).

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Great American Solar Eclipse

Jul 28, 2017

Celebrate the Great American Eclipse with the University Libraries! In addition to our portico display with information from NASA about where and when to view the eclipse, we will be giving out eclipse watching glasses at the Jackson Library reference desk beginning August 15 with a limited supply each day until August 21. You can also find more resources on the NASA website: https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/

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Therapy Pets Visit Jackson Library on August 17

Jul 28, 2017

Calling all Spartans! Don't miss your opportunity to visit with Pet Partners' therapy pets on August 17 from 1 - 3 p.m. in the First Floor Reading Room of Jackson Library. UNCG students will have the opportunity to mingle, de-stress and hug their favorite dogs and cats!

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Faculty Receive Open Access Publishing Support Funding for 2016 - 2017

Jul 28, 2017

University Libraries and the Office of Research and Economic Development provide an Open Access Publishing Fund to support faculty who want to have their article published in an open access format. UNCG Faculty and graduate students receiving funding for the 2016 - 2017 academic year have been announced.

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Tiffany Henry Joins Technical Services as Discovery Cataloger

Jul 28, 2017

UNCG University Libraries welcomed Tiffany Henry as the new Discovery Cataloger in Technical Services in July.

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Well Crafted: A History of Downtown Greensboro Brewing

Jul 28, 2017

UNCG University Libraries is excited to launch the new project “Well Crafted: A History of Downtown Greensboro Brewing.” This project will collect and promote the history of breweries in downtown Greensboro from the saloons of the 1890s to the craft breweries of today.

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Maggie Murphy Joins University Libraries

Jul 27, 2017

University Libraries welcomed Maggie Murphy in July as its new First-Year Instruction and Humanities Librarian in Research, Outreach and Instruction (ROI).

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Storyteller and Author Mitch Capel to Appear in Greensboro and Winston-Salem

Jul 13, 2017

Mitch Capel “Gran’daddy Junebug” is a storyteller, recording artist, poet, actor and author. He was born in Southern Pines, North Carolina and has been delighting audiences nationally with his warmth, wit and compelling style since 1985.

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Vintage Viands: North Carolina Edition!

Jul 10, 2017

Don't miss a free taste-testing event showcasing recipes from the North Carolina Cook Book Collection on Friday, September 22, 2017 from 12 - 2 p.m. in the Reading Room on the main level of Jackson Library. The event is free and open to the public.

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Capital Improvement Project Gets Underway at Jackson Library

Jun 26, 2017

University Libraries understands that safe, comfortable and inspiring spaces are pivotal to achieving the best possible experience for our faculty, staff and students. In June, a major replacement project began on three roof levels of Jackson Library.

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