University Libraries Spotlight
Free Coffee in Jackson Library - Dec 1, 2 & 3
Nov 25, 2015
Good Luck on Exams! Free Coffee in Jackson Library: Tuesday December 1; Wednesday December 2; Thursday December 3. Deliveries at 9 pm and midnight. Bring your own mug! Sponsored by the Friends of the University Libraries, Student Government, and Campus Activities and Programs.
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Therapy Animals in Jackson Library on December 1!
Nov 25, 2015
Exams have you stressed? Take a study break and relax with therapy animals on Reading Day! Jackson Library Reading Room, 1st floor. December 1, 2015, 12-3 pm. Snacks provided, too!
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Libraries' Hours Over Thanksgiving Break
Nov 23, 2015
The Libraries will reduce hours over the Thanksgiving holiday. Please click below for more information. Enjoy your holiday!
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Gerald Holmes Honored
Nov 17, 2015
Reference Librarian and Diversity Coordinator Gerald Holmes has recently been honored with two awards. The General Alumni Association of UNC Chapel Hill has honored him with the Harvey E. Beech Outstanding Alumni Award, which recognizes outstanding black alumni who have been stellar leaders within the University community and/or within their local community. The Black Caucus of the American Library Association has recognized Gerald with the Distinguished Service to the Library Profession Award, for his significant and extraordinary contributions in service to the library profession.
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Peter Golden to Speak on World War II and Segregation
Nov 10, 2015
Journalist and novelist Peter Golden will speak at 4:00 pm on January 25 in UNCG’s Jackson Library, Hodges Reading Room. His topic will be: The Impact of World War II on Segregation. His new book is "Wherever There Is Light."
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Browse our Journals with BrowZine!
Oct 27, 2015
BrowZine, formerly available only for tablet, is now on the web! BrowZine's highly visual layout allows you to quickly view
what journals we have in your area of interest and then explore that journal's content. Built to compliment your searching
needs, BrowZine provides a great mechanism to keep track of your favorite journals and to learn about the new developments in
your field. Click the link below to get started.
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New Quiet Rooms in Jackson Library
Oct 26, 2015
Need a quiet space to finish those papers and study for exams? We've added more quiet study rooms on the 5th and 6th floors.
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Library Statistics Dashboard
Oct 08, 2015
The Library Statistics Dashboard provides a series of infographics that show the use of the University Libraries, library materials, reference and instruction services and technology. Did you know, for example, that 1.3 million people entered our doors during the last academic year, made 70,000 reservations to use our rooms, checked out more than 470,000 items, and used our collections nearly 3 million times? Our libraries also answered nearly 75,000 public service questions and gave more than 780 instruction sessions and tours, while our public computers were used more than 275,000 times.
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Charging Station In Jackson Library
Sep 30, 2015
You asked: Can the Library get a charging station where we can lock our device while it's charging? We have one now on the first floor of Jackson Library across from the Checkout Desk. Charge away!
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Scanning & Photocopying Services in the University Libraries
Sep 15, 2015
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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Citation Guides Help You Correctly Cite Your Sources
Sep 10, 2015
Our Citation Guides contain examples of the items you cite most often: books, articles and websites. If you're looking for something that doesn't fit into these categories, you can borrow one of the style guides at the Reference or Circulation desks in Jackson Library.
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Maud Gatewood: Sketches
Sep 09, 2015
This exhibit featuring select drawings from Maud Gatewood's sketchbooks is on display in the Hodges Reading Room from August 31, 2015 to January 8, 2016.
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