Events

Food in the Archives?!? Special Collections Celebrates Archives Week, October 24, 2:00 p.m.

Special Collections in Belk Library & Information Commons will host an open house in the Rhinehart Room (4th Floor) on Thursday, October 24, 2013, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., in honor of North Carolina Archives Week! This year’s theme is "Home Grown! A Celebration of Food Culture and History." 

Library Tours - Oct. 22 and 23

Free and Open to All

Are you feeling the mid-semester crunch?  A library tour will help you with your research and writing assignments.  If you missed the libray tours at the beginning of the semester, Sign up for a tour now.     The tours are 30 minutes long and meet in the library atrium. 

2013 IEW Global Photography Contest-"Bringing the World to Appalachian"

Submit a photograph that reflects an experience during education abroad that has influenced how you view the world.  A photo jury will select 20 photographs to be displayed in the Belk Library Atrium between Nov. 13-Nov. 19.  All members of the campus community may vote for their top choice.  The winner will be announced at the closing ceremony for the Appalachian Global Symposium on Nov.

Library & MSA present film - A Separation Tues Oct 8 at 5 in 114

Date:  Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Time: 5:00 pm

Location: Belk Library -- Room 114

Admission: Free, open to the public

10.9.2013 Students and Scholars Exchange: Meet, Greet, and Eat

Students and Scholars Exchange: Meet, Greet, and Eat

October 9, 2013 | 5:30-7:00 pm | RCOE Rm 124a

 

A Panel Discussion and Conversation with the Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (TEA) Scholars

Dancing in the Library

During the first few weeks of September, dancers in Collaborative Process (DAN 4830) have visited the Library twice to learn about its resources: once, on September 10, to learn about library resources for their final papers, and again on September 19, to explore how physical space affects their creative processes.  One visit involved sitting in a computer classroom; the other involved actually dancing on the main staircase and in the first floor atrium. In both cases, they used the Library's resources to explore dance intellectually and physically.

Rare Music Materials On Display Sunday

As part of the Hayes School of Music’s Max Smith Memorial Gamelan and Organ Concert on Sunday, September 29, rare music books, scores, and manuscripts from Special Collections will be on display in the Music Library, located on the second floor of the Broyhill Music Center.  Organist and retired faculty member Max Smith (1931-2012) created an end

Williams lectures at Filson Historical Society

Information Literacy Librarian Elizabeth (Betsy) McCutchen Williams was invited to give a lecture at the Filson Historical Society in Louisville, Ky about her publication Appalachian travels : the diary of Olive Dame Campbell / edited by Elizabeth McCutchen Williams published by the University Press of Kentucky, c2012.

Celebrate Your Freedom to Read

Checked out a banned book lately? Belk Library is celebrating Banned Books Week, an annual event held during the last week of September that celebrates your freedom to read.

Call For Undergraduate and Graduate Volunteers

Attention all students (Undergraduate and Graduate) the Belk Library is looking for volunteers to serve on the Belk Library Student Advisory Committee.  This Committee, which began in Fall 2010 has done many exciting things to make the library a more user-centered environment. The committee is charged to advise, plan, evaluate new services and operate as a sounding board and test group for new and existing services and new library initiatives.

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