University Libraries News

The Restoration of a Collection of String Quartet Compositions

Jun 15, 2018

Prioritizing work can be challenging as Preservation Services provides services to the general circulating collection in Walter Clinton Jackson Library, the collections of the Harold Schiffman Music Library, as well as the various collections of the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives.

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PRIDE! of the Community Holds First Scanning Event

Jun 15, 2018

In partnership with the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Guilford Green Foundation, the PRIDE! project hopes to record the often invisible history of the LGBTQ+ community in the Triad area.

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Jordan Richmond Awarded Undergraduate Research Award

Jun 15, 2018

Dean of University Libraries Martin Halbert and Manuscript Archivist Jennifer Motszko presented the 2018 University Libraries Undergraduate Research Award to Jordan Richmond on April 26 at the Student Honors Convocation.

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Luther H. Hodges, Jr. Receives the McIver Medal

Jun 07, 2018

Mr. Luther H. Hodges, Jr. has been honored with the 2018 Charles Duncan McIver Award by UNC Greensboro. The award was presented to Hodges by Chancellor Franklin D. Gilliam, Jr. at the University Honors Ceremony on May 10 in the School of Music Recital Hall.

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Library Master Space Planning Project

Jun 07, 2018

Greetings from Martin Halbert, UNCG Dean of Libraries. As we approach the 2018-2019 annum, I will be providing periodic updates on the many activities and projects underway here at the UNCG libraries.

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Callie Coward Honored with 2018 Staff Service Award

May 22, 2018

The award, which was established in 1997 upon the retirement of Martha Ransley, former Head of the Circulation department in Jackson Library, was created to recognize and reward members of the Library Staff who provide outstanding leadership and service in furthering the accomplishment of the mission of University Libraries.

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Jackson Society Members Select Works by Dickens, Twain, Hugo and Flaubert

May 22, 2018

University Libraries’ held its Fourth Annual Members’ Choice event on April 10, and Jackson Society members voted on their preferred selection of books to be added to the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives.

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University Libraries Will Offer Free Computer Courses to the Community Beginning May 23

May 08, 2018

University Libraries will offer free computer classes during the months of May and June in Jackson Library for anyone interested in learning computer basics.

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Haley Gann Honored as the 2018 Outstanding Student Library Worker

May 01, 2018

Haley Gann, a student worker in University Libraries’ Access Services and Administration departments since 2016, has been named as the 2018 Outstanding Student Library Worker Award Winner.

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University Libraries Chosen as Hosting Partner for CALLAM

Apr 30, 2018

The University Libraries of UNC Greensboro have been chosen to serve as hosting partner for the Coalition to Advance Learning in Libraries, Archives and Museums (CALLAM), a group of more than twenty premier U.S.-based organizations that have come together in support of learning and leadership efforts by cultural memory institutions nationally.

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