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Aug 15, 2011

Read Smart Gets Book Lovers Talking

Love to talk about the latest books? Join Read Smart, a series of discussions led by NC State faculty. 

Aug 2, 2011

Many Happy Returns

Psst. Have we got a back-to-school deal for you. If you’re planning to replace your personal computer, here’s how to save on sales tax and help a student in need. 

Jul 20, 2011

Follow the Hunt Library’s Progress

Find out how to get an insider's look at the futuristic Hunt Library before it opens late next year. 

Jul 6, 2011

Take Your iPad for a Walk

On your next stroll across campus, bring your iPad. You're guaranteed to learn something if you use the free WolfWalk app from NCSU Libraries. 

Jul 6, 2011

Library Marks 4-H Centennial

Don't know much about the history of 4-H? Put your hand over your heart and head over to the D.H. Hill Library to experience 100 years of good old-fashioned history. 

Jun 29, 2011

Serious Silly Putty

What happens when you drop an 80-pound ball of Silly Putty from the top of a nine-story building? Ask the budding engineers and scientists at NC State’s Materials Camp. 

Jun 2, 2011

Books of Summer

Nothing beats the summer treat of discovering a great book. NCSU Libraries asked 20 colleagues which books are next to the comfy chairs on the screened-in porch. 

Apr 27, 2011

Poetry Out Loud

Listen to the winners of the 2011 NC State poetry contest read their works on the NCSU Libraries website. 

Apr 19, 2011

Get Your Fix of Flix Picks

The NCSU Libraries is now making over 2,000 titles from its DVD collection available to the NC State community and to the others who have borrowing privileges. 

Mar 2, 2011

New World Order

Caldwell Fellow Alex Martin is leading a team of students in a volunteer effort to bring 21st century marketing tools to entrepreneurs in the developing world. See the future of fair trade. 

Feb 16, 2011

Climbing Kilimanjaro

Dr. Craig Brookins, an associate professor of psychology and Africana studies, shared his experiences of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro as part of the Fabulous Faculty series. 

Jan 13, 2011

Beam Me Up

The futuristic Hunt Library on Centennial Campus moved a step closer to reality Thursday when the final beams were moved into place. Basketball fans can back the library through the Threes for Hunt campaign. 

Jan 12, 2011

Award Trumpets Libraries Web Site

NC State has the only academic library to win a prestigious 2011 service award from the American Library Association. 

Dec 3, 2010

Check Out These Holiday Books

If books are on your holiday shopping list or you’re making a reading list for vacation, the NCSU Libraries can help.  The Best Book I Read This Year blog  includes reading suggestions and reviews from faculty, library staff, students and others. 

Nov 3, 2010

Zonderman Wins Libraries Faculty Award

Dr. David  Zonderman, history professor and associate department head, will receive the NCSU Libraries Faculty Award on Monday, Nov. 8, at a reception in the McKimmon Center.