News & Announcements

African American male students have the highest attrition rate. In Fall 2017, a new living/learning community comprised of freshmen males will meet for a one-hour course focused on the African American experience in the United States examined through the lens of African American music.
Posted Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 2:41pm
Growing expectation for digitized archival content means institutions must balance needs for access with quality metadata and embracing minimal description. For the NBC 5/KXAS television news collection, "minimal" description takes the form of keywords. Because employees have different areas of expertise and are not guided by a controlled vocabulary, description may reflect individual views of the material and its potential uses rather than metadata that is useful to other user groups.
Posted Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 2:31pm
Escape to the Library: A Library Learning Escape Room Experience was a successful and popular option during First Flight in 2016 that incorporated learning objectives tied to the ACRL Framework into a fun, immersive puzzle-solving experience.
Posted Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 2:26pm
Hispanic Heritage Month is one of several “heritage months” that highlight cultures and contributions.
Posted Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 10:33am
In 1972, NASA began a mission that would take advantage of a rare alignment of the planets that would make it possible to visit all four outer planets. In August and September of 1977, Voyager 1 and 2 were launched into space.
Posted Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 10:32am
Empire Online contains an expansive collection of prim
Posted Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 3:20pm
The proposed project involves hosting an ACRL licensed workshop on “Intersections of Scholarly Communication and Information Literacy” aimed at developing collaborations and learning experiences for students, faculty, and staff interested in improving competencies in these areas or integrating them into their teaching or research.
Posted Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 3:50pm
Our August summer intersession building hours begin on Friday, August 11 when Willis Library will close at 7:00 p.m. The building hours for Willis Library are:
Posted Monday, August 7, 2017 - 10:35am
Wesley G. Phelps received his B.A. and M.A. from the University of North Texas and his Ph.D. in history from Rice University. He is currently an assistant professor of history at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas, where he teaches courses on recent United States history, the American South, and LGBTQ history. His current research focuses on gay and lesbian political activism in the late twentieth century.
Posted Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 2:15pm
Are you looking for a job on campus? Do you want to gain work experience to develop your professional resume? Come work at the UNT Libraries!
Posted Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 8:45am