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High Point University announced recently that Spring Break will be extended another week and classes will be moving online the following week in order to do our part to help “flatten the curve” of the COVID-19 outbreak. Librarians have since been working to ensure that the campus community has access to the information and resources […]

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On Display: Take 20 Minutes and Read Something New in 2020

Finding something new and varied to read for interest and enjoyment can sometimes be a challenge. By its very nature, the act of reading to oneself is a personal and intimate experience. So much of the reading process involves the reader syncing their imagination, experiences and expectations with that of the author. It can be […]

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Love Is In the Air! Love Stories in the Library

February is the perfect month to celebrate all things romance in the library. With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, why not check out a few love stories to get in the mood? Finding romance novels in the library is easy. In Smith Library, turn to your right as soon as you come in the door, and […]

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From the Archives: Football at High Point College (1925-1950)

-by Bryan Nicholls, ILL Assistant; Images provided by Laura Silva, Archives Assistant With the popularity of modern day college football, do you ever wonder why High Point University does not have a football team? Has HPU ever taken to the gridiron? High Point University has not seen or felt the exhilaration that comes with the […]

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Media Printing Services at Smith Library (Print Shop) FAQ

-by Chelene Marion, Print Coordinator, Smith Library Since moving to Smith Library, the Print Shop we all know and love has undergone some major changes. For one, we are now called “Media Services Printing” as we have merged with the old Media Printing Space. If you haven’t given us a visit yet, we encourage you […]

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Books We Love – Educated: A Memoir

This review is for the last person standing who hasn’t already read this book and needs a little push. OK–maybe you haven’t read it but you have likely heard of it.  How could you not?  As of this writing, the book has been on the NY Times bestseller list 89 weeks and on countless “best […]

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