University Libraries News

The Life of Elreta Melton Alexander: Activism Within the Courts

May 20, 2022

Join UNCG Special Collections & University Archives on May 24, 2022, at 12 noon for "The Life of Elreta Melton Alexander: Activism Within the Courts." Access the online event at go.uncg.edu/speakerseries.

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Access Services Supports Student Success through Positive Affirmations

May 02, 2022

Librarians, staff and student workers at the University Libraries are full of surprises. Just when you thought you had figured them out, suddenly, you are amazed by their selfless actions and ability to make everyone feel welcome. Could it be they are normal just like us, or are they superheroes without the mask? You decide.

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2022 University Libraries Undergraduate Research Award Winners Announced

Apr 29, 2022

Interim Dean of University Libraries and Professor Michael Crumpton presented the 2022 University Libraries Undergraduate Research Award (ULURA) to Krista Savage-White and Luiz Francisco Guizzo Gutierrez Osorio on April 26 at the Provost Student Excellence Awards ceremony.

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Brandon Totten Receives the University Libraries’ 2022 Outstanding Student Library Worker Award

Apr 29, 2022

Student Manager Brandon Totten is the 2022 recipient of the University Libraries’ Outstanding Student Library Worker Award. The award recognizes an outstanding student worker in the University Libraries that is dependable, responsible, conscientious and displays teamwork.

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University Libraries Presents: An Evening with Amor Towles

Apr 21, 2022

UNC Greensboro’s University Libraries will host award-winning author Amor Towles for an author talk and a discussion of his new book, "The Lincoln Highway," on Thursday, May 19, 2022, at 7 p.m. EST.

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2022 University Libraries' Faculty and Staff Award Recipients Announced

Apr 21, 2022

We are pleased to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of the University Libraries' faculty and staff in excellence, service, teaching, research and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) during the 2021 - 2022 academic year.

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Reshaping Our Spaces and Services: The Inclusive Design Project

Mar 09, 2022

Students in Leah Sobsey’s photography class in the School of Art at UNC Greensboro have been participating in an ongoing art installation — The Lawn Sign Project — which explores the concept of freedom through a variety of viewpoints.

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Wiley and Carolina Consortium Partner to Deliver More Open Access Research

Jan 24, 2022

Global research and education leader Wiley has announced a new three-year agreement with the Carolina Consortium, a consortium of libraries across the U.S. states of North Carolina and South Carolina. The agreement allows members of 41 participating institutions access to all of Wiley’s hybrid and subscription journals and grants researchers the ability to publish accepted articles open access in all of Wiley's 1,400 hybrid journals.

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Light the Way Campaign

Dec 20, 2021

University Libraries are the literal and proverbial crossroads of knowledge at UNCG — the foundation for all teaching, learning, and research. We offer students, faculty, and community members a wide range of resources, expertise, and technology, along with an unwavering commitment to keeping pace with change.

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UNCG's Jackson Library Gets $81M for Major Upgrades

Dec 20, 2021

In the recently approved 2022 state budget, UNC Greensboro was awarded $81 million to renovate and expand the beloved 71-year-old Walter Clinton Jackson Library. Named after UNCG’s third chancellor, it’s the most popular venue on campus with 10,000 visitors daily and 1.25 million annually.

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