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Khan is a “New Leader”

Libraries Fellow Nushrat Khan has been recognized with the 2017-2018 New Leaders Award from the Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T).

The award amount defrays up to $1,000 of travel costs for the next two ASIS&T Annual Meetings and covers conference... more

Woodbury talks about learning spaces at SXSWedu

David Woodbury, our Head of Learning Spaces & Services, moseyed down to Austin in March to lead a workshop at the South By Southwest Education Conference (SXSWedu) with Elliot Felix and Alex O'Briant of Ennead Architects. Under the umbrella of the South By Southwest family of conferences... more

Makerspace featured in a keystone IMLS publication

The last week of June was the National Week of Making. The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) celebrated by releasing a major new publication: “Making and Learning in Museums and Libraries: A Practitioner’s... more

Carol Vreeland retires from Vet Med Library

Carol Vreeland, longtime Associate Director of the Veterinary Medicine Library, has retired.

Vreeland’s path started in Illinois where she earned her Veterinary Medicine doctorate before coming to NC State to contribute to lactation physiology research in the Animal Science... more

Hawkins gets his MLIS

Library Technician Daniel Hawkins, move your tassel over! Hawkins just completed his Master’s in Library Science from the UNC-CH School of Information and Library Science, with an Academic Library concentration. It was a long haul, as Hawkins took one or two classes per semester over the... more

Chancellor recognizes Brafford’s excellence

Technology Support Analyst Brent Brafford represented the Libraries at the University Awards for Excellence in late June. One of four winners from the Provost’s Unit to move on to... more

Susan Nutter, Vice Provost and Director of the NCSU Libraries (center), with Hunt Library namesake James B. (Jim) Hunt Jr. at the Hunt Library Dedication, April 3, 2013.

Libraries director Susan Nutter to retire this fall

Vice Provost and Director of Libraries Susan K. Nutter, one of NC State’s most influential leaders, has announced plans to retire this fall after 30 years at the NCSU Libraries.

When Nutter arrived at NC State in 1987, the Libraries ranked near the bottom of academic libraries in... more

Susan Nutter profiled in Midtown magazine

Raleigh's Midtown magazine published a delightful feature article about Vice Provost and Director of Libraries Susan K. Nutter, telling the story of how she nurtured the idea of the Hunt Library from a whim to a plan to a building... more

Sheffield presents at Paraprofessional Conference, Enrolls at UNC SILS

Earlier in May, Silvia Sheffield, University Library Technician with the Natural Resources Library, presented at the 13th Annual Paraprofessional Conference at ECU's Joyner Library. Her talk entitled, Coyotes and Opossums and... more

Carroll wins travel stipend

Alex Carroll, research librarian for Engineering and Biotechnology was awarded a $1,750 travel stipend from the American Society for Engineering Education's Engineering Libraries Section to attend the upcoming annual meeting in Columbus, OH. Alex received the travel grant to present a... more