University Libraries Spotlight

Free Coffee in Jackson Library

Nov 14, 2017

Free coffee, tea and hot chocolate will be provided for UNCG students on the first floor of Jackson Library with deliveries at 9 pm and 12 a.m. on November 30, December 3 and December 4, 2017.

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Therapy Pets Visit Jackson Library on November 30

Nov 14, 2017

Calling all Spartans! Don't miss your opportunity to visit with Pet Partners' therapy pets on November 30, 2017, from 12 - 3 p.m. in the First Floor Reading Room of Jackson Library.

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Late Night Writing Center

Nov 09, 2017

Are you ready to become a stronger, more independent writer? University Libraries will co-host the Late Night Writing Center on November 13, 14 and 15 from 8 - 10 p.m. in the Digital ACT Studio on the lower level of Jackson Library.

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You can borrow items from other UNC-system and Triad-area libraries

Nov 07, 2017

Through a cooperative agreement with other libraries, UNCG students, faculty, and staff can borrow items from other UNC-system and Triad-area academic libraries. Your UNCG library account needs to be in good standing (no overdues, pending fines, etc.), and you will need to bring your UNCG ID card and your 9-digit UNCG ID Number when you visit. After you register at the library you will be able to borrow items based upon their local policies, at no cost to you!

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Citation Guides Help You Correctly Cite Your Sources

Nov 03, 2017

Our Citation Guides contain examples of the items you cite most often: books, articles and websites. If you're looking for something that doesn't fit into these categories, you can borrow one of the style guides at the Reference or Circulation desks in Jackson Library.

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SimplyAnaytics is your resource for mapping and visualizing demographic, business, and market data.

Nov 03, 2017

SimplyAnalytics is a web-based mapping, analytics, and data visualization application that makes it easy for anyone to create interactive maps, charts, and reports using 100,000+ data variables. Answering questions using premium demographic, business, health, and marketing data has never been easier. Explore SimplyAnalytics today!

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Suzanne Sawyer Joins the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives

Oct 30, 2017

On August 21, University Libraries welcomed Suzanne Sawyer as the new Library Technician in Preservation Services.

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Information Literacy Course Development Workshop and Awards

Oct 27, 2017

The UNCG University Libraries will offer five $1,000 awards for courses to be taught in spring 2018 to support restructuring a course in order to more intentionally integrate information literacy and research. The Libraries will hold a workshop on November 8 at 4 p.m. in the CITI lab in Jackson Library to discuss the awards and give professors the opportunity to workshop their ideas with librarians.

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Celebrating 125 Years of Opportunity and Excellence: An Exhibit of UNCG History

Oct 09, 2017

As part of the University's celebration of 125 years of opportunity and excellence, the Hodges Reading Room in Jackson Library will feature an exhibit of UNCG history through the end of the academic year. Exhibit materials will rotate throughout the year, with new content added on a bimonthly basis. It will conclude on May 31, 2018.

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New Webinar Series Available on "Research and Applications"

Oct 06, 2017

This UNCG webinar series is for UNCG students, staff, faculty, instructors and librarians. The series will cover topics on library resources and research tools.

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Lincoln Douglas Debates Presented to Chancellor Gilliam

Sep 20, 2017

Abraham Lincoln's Political Debates Between the Honorable Abraham Lincoln and the Honorable Stephen A. Douglas was presented to Chancellor Gilliam to commemorate the 125th anniversary of the university.

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New DVDs at UNCG

Sep 05, 2017

New DVDs hit the shelves in Jackson Library every week or so. Check out the new DVD lists at this blog.

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Harold Schiffman Music Library

Aug 17, 2017

Visit the Harold Schiffman Music Library, containing 20,000 recordings and more than 50,000 scores, books, and serials. It is located in room 211 of the Music Building, on the corner of Market and McIver streets.

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Scanning & Photocopying Services in the University Libraries

Aug 17, 2017

The Libraries offer scanning, photocopying, and microform printing services. Scanning into several formats(PDF/Word/TIFF/JPEG) sent to several destinations (email/printer/USB drive/Google Docs) is free! Photocopiers and microform printing are also available for a per-page charge.

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Printing in the Libraries

Aug 15, 2017

Need to print your class schedule, syllabus, article, or assignment while in the libraries? Both Jackson Library and the Harold Schiffman Music Library offer printing services.

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24/5 Spaces and Services In Jackson Library

Aug 15, 2017

Do you like to study late at night or early in the morning? During the fall and spring semesters, Jackson Library remains continuously open for UNCG students, faculty, and staff from noon on Sunday to 7:00pm on Friday.

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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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