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Photos from our December 2015 Departmental Graduation

January 4th, 2016

We are so proud of the accomplishments of our December 2015 graduates! Please view the photos from our Departmental Graduation Ceremony. Special thanks to our guest speaker Dr. Anne Moore, Dean of the UNC Charlotte J. Murray Atkins Library. Thank you to all who attended and made the ceremony special for these deserving graduates!

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Dr. Akers on the necessity of school libraries

December 14th, 2015

Dr. Anne Akers writes about the importance of school libraries in Knowledge Quest, the blog of the American Association of School Librarians: http://knowledgequest.aasl.org/yes-virginia/

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2015 iDEAL Summit Photos

November 18th, 2015

We are so excited to share our photographs from this year’s iDEAL Summit. This year we were honored with the presence of Laurence Copel, our 2015 Cora Paul Bomar Lecturer. Laurence Copel is the winner of the 1st Lemony Snicket Prize for Nobel Librarians Facing Adversity (ALA, 2014).

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Youtube Livestreaming for 7th iDEAL Summit

November 10th, 2015

The LIS Department is hosting its 7th Annual iDEAL Summit this Saturday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, with registration and check-in starting at 12:30 pm. If you can not join us at the UNC Greensboro campus in the School of Education Building (Room 114) on Saturday, please tune-in to our livestreaming channel. We will be broadcasting the event live and viewers can view it on our LIS UNCG Youtube channel.

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2016 Edition of School Libraries Work! is available now

November 9th, 2015

The new edition of Scholastic’s research compilation about the role of effective school library programs in K-12 student learning is available for download. A quick contact form is required to get a link to the .pdf document.

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Register for the 2015 iDEAL Summit

November 9th, 2015

This year’s iDEAL Summit will feature Laurence Copel, winner of the 1st Lemony Snicket Prize for Librarians Facing Diversity.  For more information about Laurence Copel, you can visit her website or follow her on Facebook.  Several area librarians will also show how they promote outreach in North Carolina. Read the rest of this entry »

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UNCG LIS student Megan Northcote recipient of NCLA award

November 3rd, 2015

Congratulations to the students who worked hard to be the recipients of this biennium’s NCLA scholarship awards!

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Dr. Anthony Chow, UNCG Alumnus, and Doctoral Student Becky Croxton Publish

November 2nd, 2015

Combining their efforts, Christine E. Murray, Dr. Anthony Chow, Allison Marsh Pow, Becky Croxton, and Lauren Poteat have published their research findings pertaining to the information needs of professionals working with domestic violence survivors. Their text “Domestic Violence Service Providers’ Technology Readiness and Information Needs” will be in the Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, Vol. 24, No. 3.  The researchers conducted a national computer-based survey and gathered findings from 471 respondents working as domestic violence service providers.

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Photos from NCLA 2015

October 27th, 2015

 

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