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May 29 2012

Summer Reading – Win a Nook!

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Now that summer has begun Belk is celebrating with a display of amazing fiction for summer reading.

Visit the library to check out our display and enter your name into our drawing for a FREE Nook ebook reader!

May 14 2012

Exploring North Carolina!

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If you are visiting for graduation or just planning a day trip stop by Belk Library to see our display of information about exploring North Carolina.

For more info on travel in NC go to

May 07 2012

Poetry on display

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When you are in Belk this week studying for exams stop by our display of books from the library’s poetry collection.  You might find some inspiration!

Apr 30 2012

Accessibility@elon Display

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This week Belk Library is hosting a display of images created by the group Accessibilty@elon, the result of a student-led activist project created in the course “Current Controversies in Feminism” taught by Dr. Stephen Block-Schulman.  This display and others across campus were created by the students in an effort to raise awareness of disability, accessibility, and Disability Services on campus.


Apr 23 2012

Social Media and Communications

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Twitter, Skype, Facebook, and so much more.  This week Belk Library will have a display exploring social media and communications.

Apr 16 2012

Holocaust Remembrance Week

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Belk Library will have a display this week of information about the Holocaust in recognition of Holocaust Remembrance Week.

There will be several events on campus this week.  Please check enet for details.

For more information about this national event visit the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum website.


Apr 09 2012

National Library Week!

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Happy National Library Week from Belk Library!

This is an event sponsored by the American Library Association and celebrated by libraries all across the country.

To celebrate Belk Library is displaying our Elon READ posters on the first floor of the library.  Stop by and take a look!  Our three new posters for 2012 feature President Emeritus Earl Danieley, Physical Plant Staff Members Eva Boone and Tallulah Shaw, and Honors Program Directors Maureen Vandermaas-Peeler and Michael Carignan with Honors Students Cara McClain and Robert Rawlings.

Wednesday, April 11 starting at 10:00 p.m. there will be free food in the library!

Also, be sure and register at the Information Desk for a daily drawing to win a free book and $10 gift card from Barnes and Noble!


Apr 02 2012

Third World Development

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In recognition of the Spring Convocation for Honors speaker Muhammad Yunus, Belk Library will have a display this week of items from our collection concerning Third World Development.

Nobel Prize winner Yunus will speak Tuesday April 3rd at 3:30pm in the Alumni Gym.  Tickets required.



Mar 29 2012

Belk Library Game Night

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Belk Library and the ACM will be hosting Game Night on Friday March 30 from 8pm until midnight.

Come out and play all your favorite video and board games.  Halo, Rock Band, Twister, Apples to Apples, and more.  Or bring your own games.

Food and drinks will be provided.  See you there!

Mar 16 2012

Women’s History Month

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In celebration of Women’s History Month Belk Library will have a display of materials through the end of the month.

The Belk Library Archives is also highlighting special women from Elon University’s history in our blog:  Under the Oaks.

Here are some other interesting sources:

Women’s History Month @ The Library of Congress

The National Women’s History Project