What's Happening in the Libraries?

  • Fem Flicks Film Series: The Grey Area: Feminism Behind Bars

    Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 4:00pm

    The number of women in prison has grown by over 800% in the past three decades, two thirds are mothers and are incarcerated for non-violent offenses and more than 80% have been victims of domestic violence or sexual assault at some point in their...

  • Fem Flicks Film Series: Girls in the Band

    Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 4:00pm

    They wiggled, they jiggled, they wore low cut gowns and short shorts, they kowtowed to the club owners and smiled at the customers…and they did it all, just to play the music they loved. In the thirties and forties, hundreds of women...

  • The Vann Victorian Collection Exhibit

    Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 8:30am to Friday, January 9, 2015 - 4:30pm

    The Vann Victorian Collection is a treasure of the University of North Texas Libraries and an exceptional resource for the study of Victorian literature. This exhibit showcases some pieces from the collection, including rare first editions, part-...

  • Review the Loeb Classical Library

    Monday, October 13, 2014 (All day) to Monday, December 1, 2014 (All day)

    Over a century ago, James Loeb announced the founding of the Loeb Classical Library and his intention to bring the written treasures of the ancient Greek and Roman world “within the reach of all who care for the finer things in life....

  • November is Academic Writing Month

    Monday, November 3, 2014 - 3:00pm to Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 8:00pm

    UNT Libraries' Eagle Commons Library supports AcWriMo - Academic Writing Month during November. Take advantage of studio hours in Sycamore Hall to meet your writing goal.

    Studio Hours:

    • 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. each day...
  • Transgender Day of Remembrance

    Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 4:00pm

    Transgender Day of Remembrance  (November 20, 2014)

    This day, observed on November 20th, is a day to memorialize those who have been killed as a result of transphobia, or the hatred or fear of transgender and gender...

  • Fem Flicks Film Series: The World Before Her

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 4:00pm

    The World Before Her is a tale of two Indias. In one, Ruhi Singh is a small-town girl competing in Bombay to win the Miss India pageant — a ticket to stardom in a country wild about beauty contests. In the other India, Prachi Trivedi is the...

  • LINGUISTICS IN MOTION FILM SERIES:Txtng is killing language. JK!!!

    Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Does texting mean the death of good writing skills? John McWhorter posits that there’s much more to texting — linguistically, culturally — than it seems, and it’s all good news.

     

    Linguistics In Motion...

  • International Games Day

    Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 1:00pm to 7:00pm

    The ALA’s International Games Day is an annual event that reconnects communities around the educational, recreational and social value of games.  The UNT Libraries will hold an International Games Day event on Saturday, November 15 in...

  • 2.5 Million Page Celebration

    Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 3:00pm

    Through dedication to preservation and access, the Texas Digital Newspaper Program is proud to announce that it has reached the milestone of 2.5 million pages of newspapers that are freely available on...

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