University Libraries Spotlight

New Weekend Hours for the University Libraries

Aug 10, 2015

Weekend hours have changed for the Fall 2015 Semester. Jackson Library will now close on Friday at 7:00 pm, open on Saturday from 10:00 am - 7:00 pm, and reopen for 24/5 on Sunday at 12:00 noon. The Harold Schiffman Music Library will now close on Friday at 5:00 pm, open on Saturday from 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm, and on Sunday from 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm.

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Friends of the UNCG Libraries to Discuss UNCG's First Year Common Read - Where Am I Wearing?

Aug 06, 2015

Book Discussion of "Where Am I Wearing: A Global Tour to the Countries, Factories, and People That Make Our Clothes," by Kelsey Timmerman. September 21 at 4 p.m. in the Hodges Reading Room of Jackson Library. First Year Librarian Jenny Dale, a member of the steering committee that selected UNCG’s First Year Common Read for 2015, will lead us in a discussion of the book chosen this year.

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Harold Schiffman Music Library

Aug 05, 2015

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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Printing in the Libraries

Aug 05, 2015

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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Check Out the DVD Collection

Aug 05, 2015

The University Libraries have several thousand entertainment DVDs available for borrowing. The main DVD collection is located in the Jackson Library Reading Room on the first floor.

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Technology Checkout in Jackson Library, Harold Schiffman Music Library, and DMC

Aug 04, 2015

Jackson Library and the Harold Schiffman Music Library loan technologies to UNCG students, faculty, and staff. The Digital Media Commons also has a variety of loanable technologies for use only in the lower level of Jackson Library. Items include Laptops, iPads, Camcorders, Digital Cameras, Digital Voice Recorders, Tripods, Graphing Calculators, Scientific Calculators, and Accessories.

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24/5 Spaces and Services In Jackson Library

Aug 04, 2015

Do you like to study late at night or early in the morning? Over the past academic year, 2,156 people each week were in Jackson Library between midnight and 7:00am, Sunday - Friday. 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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Award Winning Poet and Children’s Book Author Kwame Alexander at UNCG Sep 14

Aug 04, 2015

Newbery Award winning children’s book author and poet Kwame Alexander will appear at 7:00 pm on Monday, September 14, in the Elliott University Center Auditorium at UNCG, and at 10:15 am on Saturday, September 12, at the Bookmarks Festival in Winston-Salem. Copies of his books will be available for sale and signing after his presentation, which is free and open to the public. His visit is sponsored by the University Libraries, with support from the Pam and David Sprinkle Children's Book Author and Storytelling Fund.

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