University Libraries News

Therapy Pets Visit Jackson Library

Jul 18, 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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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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Real News, Real Talk for Your Middle Schooler

Jul 10, 2017

Join us on August 3, 2017 from 1 - 5 p.m. in Jackson Library for a free workshop that immerses rising 6th, 7th and 8th grade students in an environment that encourages critical thinking, civil discourse, information literacy and a lifelong love of learning.

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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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OCLC Celebrates 50 Years of Innovative Technology and Research

Jun 03, 2017

The Online Computer Library Center, Inc., also known as OCLC, is a global library cooperative that provides shared technology services, original research and community programs for its membership and the library community at large.

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UNCG Launches 125th Anniversary Celebration

Jun 02, 2017

Today marks the beginning of UNCG’s 125th anniversary celebration, a yearlong commemoration of UNCG’s history of opportunity and excellence as the university looks forward to the future.

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Exhibit in Hodges Reading Room: "Athletics and Active College Work"

Apr 19, 2017

A new exhibit titled "Athletics and Active College Work: Women's Fitness and Sport at State Normal, 1892-1920" is now on display in the Hodges Reading Room in Jackson Library. This exhibit explores women's athletics at the turn of the 20th century through the lens of the State Normal and Industrial School (now UNCG). In this exhibit, you will see photographs of the many basketball, field hockey, tennis, and baseball teams that competed in the Athletic Association tournaments and Field Day competitions. Also on exhibit is a gym suit worn by students during this time.

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