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The James Addison Jones Library

Located on the northeast side of campus, adjacent to Market Street, the James Addison Jones Library supports teaching and learning by providing access to resources that complement courses and programs offered at Greensboro College. The library provides access to tens of thousands of books, nearly 200,000 ebooks, many DVDs, audiobooks, games, and musical scores, as well a broad range of scholarly content including articles from a wide selection of journals.

Chat With a Librarian

Use the chat widget below to chat with a Greensboro College librarian from anywhere. You may also text us as well at 336-443-8275 (336-443-8ASK).

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Mission Statement

The James Addison Jones Library supports the academic and social community of Greensboro College and its mission through a provision of collections, services, and facilities that reflect the College’s curriculum, promote information literacy and learning amongst a diverse student body, and support faculty teaching, research, and scholarship.

Library Hours

Online Chat and Texting Hours

Fall & Spring Semester
Monday-Thursday: Online 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
Friday: Online 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday: Offline
Sunday: Online 2 p.m.-midnight

Summer Sessions
Monday – Thursday: Online 8:30 a.m.- 8 p.m.
Friday: Online 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Offline

Building Hours

The Library building is open roughly 60 hours per week during the academic year. Librarians are happy to provide reference service, individual and small-group instruction, interlibrary loan service, and assistance with other information needs.

Fall & Spring Semester
Monday-Thursday: 7:30 a.m.-8pm
Friday: 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Building Closed

Summer Sessions
Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Exceptions to building and online chat hours may be made during holidays and special events.

The library is also home to 23 computer workstations as well as wireless internet that is available throughout the library building. Please note that access to the library, library facilities, and technology is restricted to Greensboro College faculty, staff, students, and invited guests. The library also hosts a number of fun social events throughout the year. Past examples include game nights, knitting lessons, craft projects, and a Halloween costume contest.

Instruction

The Library provides instruction in the use of learning and information resources. Library or research instruction sessions are suited to fit your needs. Depending upon the instructional needs of a class, the library offers handouts, research guides, as well as assignment specific resources. Classroom instruction also includes how to access and use remote information and subscription databases available through the library web site. Schedule a session today by emailing library@greensboro.edu.

Librarians are available from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday to answer your questions and provide guidance on your research and coursework. You can also walk in any time the library is open and obtain assistance. Schedule a one-on-one appointment with a college librarian through the library’s website by clicking “book a librarian,” emailing library@greensboro.edu, or calling the library at extension 5241 anytime.

If you have any questions about instruction, please contact Lauren Brewer at lauren.brewer@greensboro.edu.

Library Tours

Librarians are happy to provide tours to new faculty, and staff upon request. All first-year students participate in a library tour as part of their Greensboro College Seminar class. To request a library tour, please email library@greensboro.edu or call the library at extension 5241.


Librarians


Lauren Brewer
Reference & Instruction Librarian
B.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro
M.I.L.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Library – Main Level
lauren.brewer@greensboro.edu
336-272-7102 ext. 5378

Dayton Cheatham
Reference Assistant
B.A., Washington College
J.D., University of Minnesota Law School
Library – Main Level
dayton.cheatham@greensboro.edu
336-272-7102 ext. 5241

Fannie Ouyang
Collections Services Librarian
B.A., University of California, Riverside
M.A., MSLS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Library – Main Level
fannie.ouyang@greensboro.edu
336-272-7102 ext. 5315

Will Ritter
Library Director
B.S., Appalachian State University
M.L.I.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Library – Upper Level
will.ritter@greensboro.edu
336-272-7102 ext. 5734

Levy-Loewenstein

Holocaust Collection

The library also houses the Levy-Loewenstein Holocaust Collection. This collection comprises more than 1,400 publications, works of art, and artifacts pertaining to the Holocaust and related subjects. This collection was created through a gift from Richard Levy, a former trustee, and his wife, Jane, in memory of their parents.

Assistance with Moodle

Moodle is Greensboro College’s community course management system. It is where all faculty, staff, and students find information, where students turn in assignments or forms, and where everyone on campus interacts with each other. It’s easy to use. You can log in to moodle at: http://moodle.greensboro.edu or click Moodle on the College’s web pages. You use the same username and password as you do for email. You also use the Moodle change password option in your Moodle profile to change your email password. For Moodle assistance, please click contact us below.

First Citizens Bank
Global Communication Center

The First Citizens Bank Global Communication Center occupies roughly 3,000 square feet on the garden level of the James Addison Jones Library. The Center offers consultations in the areas of writing, speaking, and producing digital media. Spaces include a video recording room, a podcasting studio, and a large classroom. The Center also offers collaborative spaces to facilitate peer activities, a number of computer workstations, a large reception area with comfortable seating, café-style tables, and bean bag chairs.

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