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Gregg Museum & NCSU Libraries Extend Popular Puppet Exhibit through February

Mon, 14 Dec 2015 19:58:49 +0000

NCSU Libraries also hosts robotics demonstration on January 20 (Raleigh, NC) – The NCSU Libraries is pleased to extend Life’s Little Dramas: Puppets, Proxies, and Spirits, an exhibit conceived and curated by NC State’s Gregg Museum of Art & Design, through February 28 in the D. H. Hill Gallery. Culled from a recent gift from John C. Henry, [...]



Changes to library access during final exams limit distractions

Tue, 01 Dec 2015 21:00:26 +0000

NC State students rely on the Libraries for quiet study space, particularly during final exams. To help ensure that we meet this need, the NCSU Libraries is continuing changes put in place this summer to reduce disruptions during the critical exam times. At the Hunt Library Access during reading days and finals will be limited to NC [...]



NCSU Libraries offers “Internet of Things” support with help from the Office of Information Technology

Mon, 23 Nov 2015 14:36:26 +0000

The Libraries now offer IoT hardware, workshops, and project support, as well as a special network in the D.H. Hill Makerspace for networked, reactive devices. It is now easier to learn about and make automated, “smart” devices on the “Internet of Things” (IoT) at NC State. The Libraries have launched a program of support that includes [...]



Recent Articles from NCSU Forest Biomaterials Department Researchers

Wed, 18 Nov 2015 15:46:32 +0000

CLICK HERE for Recent Articles from NCSU Forest Biomaterials Department Researchers, October 2015 For more publications by NC State authors, visit the NCSU Libraries Digital Repository.



Recent Articles from NCSU MEAS Department Researchers, October 2015

Fri, 13 Nov 2015 13:58:49 +0000

CLICK HERE for Recent Articles from NCSU MEAS Department Researchers, October 2015 For more publications by NC State authors, visit the NCSU Libraries Digital Repository.



Recent Articles from NCSU Forestry and Environmental Resources Department Researchers, October 2015

Thu, 12 Nov 2015 18:55:29 +0000

CLICK HERE for Recent Articles from NCSU Forestry and Environmental Resources Department Researchers, October 2015 For more publications by NC State authors, visit the NCSU Libraries Digital Repository.



“New Voices” Preserved by NCSU Libraries Social Media Archiving Resource

Wed, 11 Nov 2015 18:59:26 +0000

Toolkit helps other institutions develop criteria for collecting social media. Social media platforms are venues for serious and diverse discourse. If only a few institutions are systematically collecting and preserving this critical, but ephemeral, content, this discourse is in danger of being lost. By harvesting social media data (such as Tweets and Instagram photos), based on tags, [...]



Google’s Wilson White to Match Penny Wars Donations

Fri, 30 Oct 2015 14:50:18 +0000

Friends of the Library Board of Directors member encourages student philanthropy to the NCSU Libraries In an effort to instill in students the spirit of giving, the Alumni Association Student Ambassador Program and the Student Philanthropy Committee are hosting Penny Wars during Homecoming week. Thirteen spirit teams are competing to raise the most money for a campus entity [...]



Ed Caram’s Photographs Capture Campus Life in the Seventies

Thu, 29 Oct 2015 18:18:47 +0000

Collection features NC State’s athletics, campus, and student life, as well as NC politics and culture The photographs of Ed Caram (BS, Horticultural Science, 1973) have recently been made accessible and discoverable. Caram, a photographer for the Agromeck and Technician while a student at NC State, covered Wolfpack football, soccer, swimming, track & field, and basketball—most notably the 1974 NCAA Championship [...]



NCSU Libraries Announces 2nd Annual Student Multimedia Research Contest

Wed, 28 Oct 2015 18:07:48 +0000

Winning entries will share prizes totaling $1,500 and will be showcased in one of the many visualization spaces throughout the D. H. Hill and Hunt Libraries. (Raleigh, N.C.) – Through a generous grant from Gale Cengage Learning, the Libraries will offer prizes totaling $1,500 for 3D visualizations, games, animations, or other cre­ative formats that communicate research [...]