Monday, April 24, 2017

Weekly Advancement Report

Friends of the UNCG Libraries $690.00
Women Veterans Historical Project $10.00

Dr. William Bates, a retired UNCG Biology Professor, died recently.  Dr. Bates and his wife Wilma are Jackson Society members.  They donated funds to re-furbish 574 and it is named the Bates Collaboratory.  The family kindly requested that memorials come to Friends of the Libraries.  Many of this week's contributions are in Bill's memory.

Last Call: Deadline for Staff Service Award nominations: TODAY

Nominations for the 2017 University Libraries Staff Service award are due TODAY (Apr 24th) at 5:00pm.

Nominations should be submitted electronically to Katherine Nunnally --

The link to the info site is provided below - the nomination form is included on the site.

Please review the selection criteria and consider submitting a nomination for the library associate(s) that you feel would be deserving of this honor.

-The Staff Service Award Committee for this year includes:

Kathelene McCarty Smith (2016 Winner)
Ann Perdue (2015 Winner)
Katherine Nunnally (2014 Winner)

Please contact anyone on the committee if you have any questions.

Thanks, Katherine

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Winner of the OSLWA

We are pleased to announce that the winner of the 2017 Outstanding Student Library Worker Award is Krystal Speights of Access Services!

Monday, April 17, 2017

Weekly Advancement Report

Friends  $200.00

Table in Lobby

The Office of Intercultural Engagement will have a table on Monday 4/17 and Friday 4/21, 11-3,  about the Day of Silence in support of the LGBTQ community.

More info:

 The Kaleidoscope Peer Education group from the Office of Intercultural Engagement would like to table in the Library common area by the reference desk to inform students about the Day of Silence in support of LGBTQ community.

Monday, April 10, 2017

Weekly Advancement Report

Friends:  $285.00
Enrichment $80.00
Special Collections $37.50
University Archives $27.50
Women Veterans Historical Project $100.00

Thursday, April 6, 2017

ACTION REQUIRED: Major wireless update on April 13. Affects eduroam users.

The following information has been released by Campus ITS.  Please contact ERIT if you have questions or need assistance updating your device.

To: All students, faculty, and staff who use eduroam, UNCG’s primary wireless network

From: Information Technology Services (ITS)

Date: April 6, 2017

IMPORTANT! On April 13, ITS will perform required system updates on the eduroam wireless network.  This may require you to update the wireless network settings on devices (e.g., laptops, tablets, smart phones) where you use the eduroam network.  These settings should not be updated prior to 7 a.m. on April 13.  

This change will not affect other campus wireless networks including GCN WirelessUNCG-Wireless (which is the network for guest access and entertainment devices), or JSNN-Wireless

NOTE: Faculty and staff who connect to eduroam using Windows laptops that are university-owned and on the GCN network should not have to update wireless settings.  


Instructions for updating the wireless network settings on your wireless device

Important: If your device was previously set up to connect to the eduroam network, it may attempt to connect to eduroam as it normally does but you will get error messages or be unable to login successfully. You can cancel out of any window or error message and update your settings following these instructions. These settings should not be updated prior to 7 a.m. on April 13.

Follow the instructions that correspond to your device:

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact 6-TECH at 256-TECH (8324) or, for walk-in support, please visit the 6-TECH Service Center in the lobby of the McNutt Building or the SuperLab in the Jackson Library.