University Libraries Spotlight

Thoreau's Reflections on New England: Nature, History, Place Exhibit Now Open

Sep 20, 2017

This year marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of the author Henry David Thoreau. The department of Special Collections and University Archives at UNC Greensboro’s University Libraries has teamed up with local bookman Richard Levy to mount an exhibit featuring first edition copies of all of Thoreau’s published books.

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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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Friends of the Library Book Discussion with Sheryl Oring

Sep 08, 2017

Sheryl Oring, Associate Professor of Art in the College of Visual and Performing Arts at UNCG, will lead the discussion of her book, Activating Democracy: The "I Wish to Say" Project on September 25, 6 p.m., in the Hodges Reading Room of Jackson Library. The event is free and open to the public.

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University Libraries Presents a New Webinar Series on "Research and Applications"

Sep 05, 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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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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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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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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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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UNCG University Libraries Welcome Everyone

Feb 06, 2017

The University Libraries support UNCG's commitment to equality, inclusion and diversity. Both Jackson and Schiffman Libraries are safe places for everyone, as expressed in our Mission, Values, Goals, and Customer Service statements. We look forward to serving you!

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Technology Checkout and Online Lending Agreement

Aug 23, 2016

The Libraries loan technologies to UNCG students, faculty & staff after completion of a Technology Lending Agreement which can now be filled out online! Technologies offered, including laptops, iPads, camcorders, digital cameras & voice recorders, are loaned from the Check Out, Digital Media Commons and/or Harold Schiffman Music Library Desks.

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E-Books at the University Libraries

Jan 19, 2016

The Libraries' have access to over 600,000 e-books searchable through the "Red Box" on the Libraries' home page. E-books may be used 24/7 from anywhere and are almost always available! Some provide downloading of sections or chapters and all allow printing. They don't require a reader but rather may be used via your laptop or desktop.

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