News & Announcements: In the News

The UNT Libraries has Graduate Library Assistant positions available for the upcoming academic year.
Posted Friday, June 19, 2015 - 1:45pm
The UNT Libraries have announced the 2015-16 Fellowship Awards from Special Collections and The Portal to Texas History.
Posted Monday, June 15, 2015 - 10:03am
For six years the UNT Libraries have used METS to serialize digital objects.  Now our local implementation has been accepted by the METS community and registered with the Library of Congress.
Posted Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 4:20pm
Lulu, Buddy, Maggie, Macie, and Garda welcomed students, performed tricks, and offered unconditional love to help relieve student stress during finals week.
Posted Friday, May 15, 2015 - 10:28am
The summer building hours begin on Friday, May 15 when Willis Library will close at 7:00 p.m. The Summer (May) Session (May16 - June 7, 2015) hours are:
Posted Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 11:56am
Documentaries offer a wealth of information and are an invaluable source of information for educators and casual viewers alike. UNT has a healthy collection of moving image archives that could prove very useful to documentary filmmakers as they compile their works. The goal of this project was to understand how documentary filmmakers get their information, and what role moving image archives play in their creative process.
Posted Friday, May 1, 2015 - 3:03pm
As 3D scanning's popularity has increased over the past few years, its various uses span academic, government, and many other settings. This project's goal was to determine the usefulness of 3D scanners in the setting of UNT Libraries, and to investigate whether the Libraries should continue to pursue 3D scanning, and if so, to give undergraduate students hands-on experience with the necessary equipment.
Posted Friday, May 1, 2015 - 12:00am
The UNT Media Library has a collection of table top games. These games, when checked out frequently and by many different people, could become damaged through heavy use. This project aimed to find a better way to preserve table top games so they could be enjoyed by more people. In order to figure out the best way of preserving these games, the researchers devised a project that would track the results of various game preservation techniques. ​
Posted Friday, May 1, 2015 - 12:00am
UNT’s history is a rich tapestry made up of many interwoven threads of people, events, and culture. This project’s goal was to compile this history into an interactive webmap, where students and Denton residents alike could watch the city’s transformation before their eyes and expose them to library collections.
Posted Friday, May 1, 2015 - 12:00am
On April 16 the University of North Texas community came together to celebrate our 55th annual
Posted Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 8:34am