Library programs

Banning Books Silences Stories: Speak Out! Banned Books Week 2018

Banned Books Week 2018 is September 23-29. It brings together the entire book community—librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all types—in shared support of the freedom to seek and to express ideas, even those some consider unorthodox or unpopular. The books featured during Banned Books Week have all been targeted with removal or […]

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Smith Library Open House: Wednesday, September 6th from 10am to 2pm

We are hosting an Open House on Wednesday, 9/6 encouraging all faculty, students and staff to tour all FOUR floors of Smith Library. Come and meet with the Office of Academic Services, Advising, Learning Excellence, Tutoring and Library staff. Sample international teas, coffees and snacks provided by International Student Services. Test your knowledge of all […]

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Poems on a Corner

Our weekly selection of poems, Pause. Read. Enjoy, displayed in campus libraries, is temporarily changing during the early weeks of 2017. In a class taught last semester by HPU English Department instructor, Charmaine Cadeau, a group of five High Point University poets recently sought to explore how literature can involve all the senses, including those […]

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Film Society: Fall 2016 Films

The Film Society meets every Wednesday at 7:00pm in Smith Library Lecture Room 2, to watch films, discuss, and enrich our understanding of history, culture, and art through the lens of cinema’s greatest storytellers. All HPU students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend. This semester we have a number of entertaining and culturally significant […]

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Media Services Presents: Tech Skills Workshop Series

Need to brush up on your tech skills this spring? Media Services at Smith Library has you covered! Media Librarian Amy Chadwell will be hosting a variety of technology skills workshops throughout the semester. See below for a brief description of upcoming workshops.   Upcoming Workshops: Streaming Film Resources from the Library January 20 @ […]

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Haunted Library at the School of Education Resource Center!

If you have little ones in your life, this event is for them! The Resource Center (Children’s Library) at the School of Education will be hosting a “Haunted Library” event on Thursday, October 29th, from 6-8:30. All are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes, and there will, of course, be candy! The Haunted Library is […]

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HPU Libraries Film Society

Interested in film? Come join the HPU Libraries Film Society every Thursday night at 7:00pm to watch and discuss films with fellow students who appreciate cinema. The Film Society hopes to provide the students of High Point University a chance to meet regularly, watch films, discuss them, and enrich their understanding of history, culture and […]

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