Celebrate National Library Week with HPU Libraries!

First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country each April. It is a time to celebrate the contributions of our nation’s libraries and librarians and to promote library use and support. All types of libraries – school, public, academic and […]

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SOE Easter Stories and Egg Hunt

If you have children in your life, be sure to mark your calendars for our Easter-themed library event scheduled for the evening of April 2nd at the School of Education Resource Center. Children of all ages are invited to participate in an egg hunt starting at 6pm. Eggs will contain candy (of course!) as well […]

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Librarian Spotlight: Kristin Bachman

Kristin Bachman is the newest addition to the HPU Libraries staff; she provides reference services to students at the Wanek Center Learning Commons on the weekends. She originally attended East Carolina University where she received a Bachelor of Arts in English. She then went on to pursue a Master’s in Library Information Studies at UNCG. […]

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Books We Love: The Goldfinch

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt (Reviewed by Alex Frey): Theo Decker is just thirteen years old when his beloved mother is killed in a terrorist attack at the Metropolitan Art Museum in New York City. On his way out of the rubble, Theo rescues The Goldfinch, a 1654 painting by Carel Fabritius and his mother’s […]

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On Display: A Century of Black Life, History, and Culture

At Smith Library… On display this month at HPU Libraries are book selections celebrating the immense role African Americans played in shaping American culture throughout the twentieth century. What would music be today without the transformative voices, musicians, and dancers of early jazz and blues? What would the literary landscape look like without the influence […]

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Get fit with… the library?

We have recently acquired several exercise DVDs, located on the 1st floor of Smith library. There are a variety of different kinds of workouts, from Pilates to Karate. I’ve highlighted a small sample our collection below. You can also view a full list of the exercise DVDs we have to offer, as well as some […]

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