National Library Week is the week of April 9th–15th, but the UNT Libraries have so much to offer our community, we have to make it a two-week celebration start
News & Announcements
Laura Forsberg is currently a long-term National Endowment for the Humanities fellow at the Huntington Library. She received her Ph.D. from Harvard University in 2015 and has taught at Concordia University Texas since 2014. Her articles on Victorian literature and culture have been published in Victorian Studies, SEL: Studies in English Literature 1600-1900 and Papers of the Bibliographical Society.
The UNT Libraries has renewed our membership in the Center for Research Libraries (CRL). Through this partnership of over 200 university, college, and independent research libraries, faculty and students now have access to a large collection of electronic and physical items.
Linzee Kull McCray is a writer and independent curator with a focus on art, textiles, and craft. She was a writer and editor of publications for the University of Iowa, has a master’s degree in journalism from the University, and taught magazine writing and reporting to UI journalism students. Her writing appears regularly in magazines and online.
Tom Phillips is an independent historian and has a doctorate from the University of Wisconsin. His special interest is African American soldiers who served in the U.S. Army between the end of the Civil War and the early 1900s. He is the co-author of a book about these troops, The Black Regulars, 1866-1898, published by the University of Oklahoma Press in 2001.
Thomas Labé enjoys a multifaceted career as a pianist, recording artist, published scholar and educator. Performing, teaching and presenting have taken him to all seven continents. He has been at the forefront of bringing his passion for music to the classroom, the hybrid and the online learning environments in the most vital and effective ways possible. He has given presentations on the creative use of technology for teaching at several eLearning conferences ranging from Oklahoma to Hong Kong. He is currently Professor of Music (piano) at Cameron University in Lawton, Oklahoma.
Celebrate the Father of Music's birthday on March 21.
The Digital Newspaper Unit of the UNT Libraries runs the Texas Digital Newspaper Program (TDNP) to digitally preserve Texas newspapers from any date and any place in the state of Texas.
A Day in the Life of the Digital Humanities (Day of DH) is an international celebration of technology in the service of the humanities. Join UNT librarians, faculty, staff, and students April 5, 2017 to learn about digital humanities concepts, projects, and tools. Help us build a great line up of speakers, workshops, and collaborative events. All UNT faculty, staff and students are welcome to participate and propose sessions.
Celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Week February 12 - 18, 2017.