News and Events


Music Library Receives the Gene Puerling Collection

In October, the Music Library received the collection of musical scores, instrumental arrangements and other memorabilia. The Gene Puerling Collection, will reside in the Special Collections section of UNT’s Music Library on the fourth floor of Willis Library.


Discovering the Southwest Metroplex

UNT’s Special Collections department was awarded $164,400 through the Council on Library and Information Resources’ (CLIR) Hidden Collections program for the 2014-2016 project Post-War Industry and Development of the Southwest Metroplex. Hidden collections are those collections that reside within libraries, archives, or cultural heritage institutions; yet, are undiscoverable due to non-existent or inefficient description.


University of North Texas Libraries 2015-2016 Research Fellowships

The University of North Texas Libraries invites applications for the 2015 UNT Special Collections Research Fellowship. Research in special collections is relevant to studies in a variety of disciplines including history, journalism, political science, geography, fine art, art history and American studies.


Texas Digital Newspapers Feed Historical Research on Slavery

Historical researchers from several universities are using primary source material from Texas digital newspapers to study slavery in the years before the Civil War. One innovative project places runaway slave advertisements on Twitter and then links back to the newspapers to provide context. 

What's Happening in the Libraries?

  • The Vann Victorian Collection Exhibit

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

    Where: Willis Library Sarah T. Hughes Reading Room, Room 437

    The Vann Victorian Collection is a treasure of the University of North Texas Libraries and an exceptional resource for the study of...

    Categories: Exhibits

  • Winter Intersession 2014

    When: Monday, December 8, 2014 - 11:50am to Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 7:00am

    The Winter Intersession hours begin Friday, December 12, 2014 when Willis Library will close at 7:00 p.m. We will reopen for normal 24-hour...

    Categories: UNT Events

  • Spring 2015 Registration

    When: Friday, December 12, 2014 - 8:00am to Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 11:45pm

    Make an appointment to see your advisor and register early to get the classes you want.


    Categories: UNT Events

Did You Know?

Exhibit, Publications, Presentations, Grants, and other Scholarly Output from the UNT Libraries
  • Highland Street Construction

    Highland Street is currently closed due to street construction from Avenue C to Welch Street. The Highland Street Book Drop is also closed during the street construction project.

  • Student Computer Labs Network - Print Credit

    The University of North Texas General Access Computer Lab system is now the Student Computer Labs network (SCL).