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Jun 06 2011

Beach Reads in Belk

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Belk will have great beach reading on display June 6th – July 10th.  Stop by before you hit the road!

May 16 2011

Travel in 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 now until June 5th.

For more info on travel in NC go to

May 09 2011

Movies on display in Belk

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Take a break from studying and check out
Belk Library’s display of movies this week!

May 02 2011

Holocaust Remembrance Week

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This week Belk Library will be taking part in Elon’s observance of Holocaust Remembrance Week with a display of books and DVDs.

Other events on campus:

WORDS FROM A SURVIVOR: HANK BRODT:  Monday, May 2, 7:00pm, KOBC LaRose Digital Theatre Hank Brodt, a survivor of the Plaszow concentration camp, and a resident of High Point, will share his story of the Holocaust.

READING OF THE NAMES:  Friday, May 6, all day, on the front steps of Moseley.   As they have done in previous years, Elon students, faculty and staff will read the names of Holocaust victims aloud from a podium in front of Moseley.  We will attempt to read 6,000 names (10% of the victims).

INFORMATIONAL TABLING IN MOSELEY all week, 12-2, Elon Hillel will be partnering with other organizations on campus to raise money for anti-genocide initiatives, and to provide information

Apr 26 2011

National Poetry Month

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April is National Poetry Month.  Belk Library will be celebrating all week with a display of books of poetry from our collection.

Go to from the Academy of American Poets to learn more about poetry, listen to poems, and find their site for mobile devices.

Apr 18 2011

Earth Day at Elon

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This week Belk Library will have a display of materials concerning sustainability and the environment to help Elon celebrate Earth Day.

There are several events around campus this week :  Earth Day Events on E-Net

Apr 11 2011

National Library Week!

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Happy National Library Week everyone!!!

Our READ posters with Elon folks and their favorite books are on display.  This year our new posters feature Michael Williams, Jeff Clark, and the Performing Arts Department.

On our display wall we have recommendations from library staff members for great books, cds, and dvds.

You can also enter our daily drawing for a chance to win a free book!

Apr 04 2011

Origins of Life?

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Creation, evolution, intelligent design, and other ideas are explored in Belk’s display this week which features resources that explore the question of how life originated.

Mar 27 2011

Children’s Literature and the Berenstain Bears!

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Bug ReadingIn Belk Library this week we have a colorful and fun display of children’s literature.

This display coincides with a visit to Elon University by Mike Berenstain the son of Stan and Jan Berenstain who created The Berenstain Bears series.  Mr. Berenstain, who continues to write and illustrate Berenstain Bears books with his mother, will visit Elon on Thursday March 31st.

The Berenstain Bears Go to Elon – March 31st, 2011

Mar 14 2011

Women’s History Month

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Women’s History Month will be celebrated in Belk with a display highlighting feminist researchers at Elon.  March 14th-27th.  We have books on display as well as free hand outs about the researchers that showcase their research interests and recent publications.