University Libraries Spotlight

Join Us for a Haunted Open House on Halloween

Oct 16, 2017

The Digital Media Commons (DMC) and the Digital Act Studio (Action, Consultation, and Training) invite you to its Haunted Open House on October 31, 2017 from 3 - 6 p.m. on the lower level of Jackson Library.

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Women Veteran Historical Project's 20th Anniversary Luncheon Announced

Oct 11, 2017

The Betty H. Carter Women Veterans Historical Project (WVHP) began with a luncheon in 1998 to honor the unrecognized military service of women, including many Woman's College (now UNCG) alumnae. To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the WHVP and the 125th anniversary of UNCG, University Libraries will be celebrating the history of the WVHP.

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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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Jenny Dale Will Lead Book Discussion on October 24

Oct 09, 2017

Jenny Dale, Information Literacy Coordinator in Research, Outreach and Instruction at University Libraries, will lead a book discussion of Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo. The event will be help on October 24, 2017 at 4 p.m. in the Martha Blakeney Hodges Reading Room, located on the 2nd floor of Jackson Library.

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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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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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