University Libraries News

Reopening Guidelines for University Libraries

Jul 02, 2020

University Libraries is currently working with UNCG's Office of Emergency Management and other UNC System schools in a continued effort to reopen the libraries per UNCG guidelines.

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African American Music Appreciation Month

Jun 09, 2020

June is African American Music Appreciation Month! Created by President Jimmy Carter in 1979, this month celebrates the African American musical influences that comprise an essential part of our nation’s treasured cultural heritage.

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Latest Library Information

Jun 08, 2020

University Libraries is currently working with UNCG's Office of Emergency Management by following the Governor's guidelines and executing the use of best practices for social distancing, the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and the continued effort to provide online options for students as it prepares for reopening its buildings later this year.

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Mark Schumacher Will Retire After 42 Years of Service

Jun 02, 2020

Mark Schumacher, reference librarian and associate professor for University Libraries, will retire on June 30, 2020, after a 42-year career in librarianship at UNC Greensboro.

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Digital Media Commons Presents Summer 2020 Workshop Series

Jun 01, 2020

The Digital Media Commons (DMC) is hosting a series of multimedia, hands-on, online workshops to support the UNC Greensboro campus curriculum this summer.

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The Digital Media Commons Welcomes April Sapp to University Libraries

May 29, 2020

University Libraries has hired April Sapp as multimedia specialist in the Digital Media Commons (DMC). In this role, Sapp will coordinate evening services for the DMC and provide consultations to faculty, staff and students in using its technology and resources.

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Maggie Murphy Named as Library Journal’s 2020 Movers and Shakers — Educators

May 29, 2020

Maggie Murphy, first-year writing, visual art and humanities librarian and assistant professor for University Libraries, has been named as one of Library Journal’s 2020 Movers & Shakers — Educators.

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Digitizing History: Preserving the Past

May 29, 2020

The Electronic Resources and Information Technology (ERIT) Department has been working hard on many projects lately, including the Digital Library on American Slavery (DLAS), PRIDE! of the Community and Well Crafted NC.

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Update on Returning Materials to the Library

May 06, 2020

Due dates for UNCG-owned items will be advanced to 8/5/2020 for most library users, and as Interlibrary Loan offices across the country are closed, there is no hurry to return material borrowed via ILL.

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Steven Cramer Awarded the 2020 BRASS Excellence in Business Librarianship

May 01, 2020

Steven (Steve) Cramer, business librarian, associate professor and Coleman Fellow for Entrepreneurship Education for University Libraries has been awarded the 2020 BRASS Excellence in Business Librarianship

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COVID-19: University Libraries Building Closures

Mar 18, 2020

Although our buildings (Jackson Library and the Harold Schiffman Music Library) are currently closed, you can still access library collections online and get virtual assistance from library staff.

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