When the creators of the Oscar-nominated movie “Dallas Buyers Club” needed to better understand the AIDS crisis among the city’s gay community during the 1980s, they only had to contact the UNT Libraries.
Entries in the seventh Artists' Books Competition and Exhibition will be on display in the Willis Library Forum, Room 140 from January 24 - June 13, 2014. Sponsored by the Friends of the UNT Libraries, this bi-annual contest is open to UNT faculty, staff, students, and the community at large.
Eagle Commons Library’s hours are changing for Spring 2014.
The new hours are:
- Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
- Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
- Saturday and Sunday, 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Course Reserves located in ECL will only be available during our open hours. While these changes at ECL are necessary given budget constraints, library services will still be available online and at Willis Library during extended hours.
Librarian Doug Campbell has been recognized all over campus and even on the Denton Square. What’s the cause of all the recognition? A caricature of his face, featuring a distinctive beard and glasses, along with the slogan “Doug Your Librarian on Location,” has appeared on posters created by Residence Life.
“It’s working like crazy,” he said. “They ask if I’m the Doug on the poster. It’s like my 15 minutes of fame. I’m loving it.”
The Dallas Way, a nonprofit organization dedicated to gathering, storing, organizing and presenting the complete history of the city’s gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community, has entered into an agreement with the University of North Texas Libraries to ensure that current and future materials collected by the organization will be permanently archived, digitized and made accessible to the public.
The University of North Texas Libraries invites applications for the 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. We encourage applicants to think creatively about new uses for special collections. Preference will be given to applicants that demonstrate the greatest potential for publication and the best use of special collections at UNT Libraries.
Say "Cheese!" The UNT Libraries joined thousands of libraries across the state in participating in Texas Library Snapshot Day. Every day, Texas libraries reach out to millions of Texans – students, adults, job-seekers, researchers, entrepreneurs, and countless others. Snapshot Day provides a way to capture the diversity of activities and learning made possible by libraries.
The UNT Libraries are conducting an online survey about user satisfaction with UNT Libraries’ services that takes 5 to 10 minutes to complete. This survey is sponsored by UNT Libraries using a survey developed and administered by the Association of Research Libraries.