News & Exhibits

Posted April 4, 2017

To celebrate Earth Day, the Library Multimedia Room (Dimond, level 2) is displaying an assortment of films about our planet for the month of April.

This display features:

Make sure to stop by, check out some films, and celebrate Earth.

Posted March 31, 2017

Due to an incoming storm, Dimond library will have reduced hours: 11:00 am to 7:00 pm. Services during this time may be limited.

Our branch libraries will operate on their usual Saturday schedule.

For storm information around campus, check University Alerts & Storm Information.

Posted March 23, 2017

The library is seeking an Applications Developer to join our team. We welcome candidates to apply to this full-time position.

For a full job description and application process, please visit USNH Employment. Applications will be accepted March 20, 2017 through March 31, 2017.

The University of New Hampshire Library seeks an experienced and self-motivated Applications Developer for its Library Information Technology (LIT) unit. LIT provides desktop client support, hardware and software procurement and management, server security and administration, and web design and development in support of the Library’s services to the University community.

Salary is complemented by a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off.

The University of New Hampshire is a major research institution, providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate programs and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire’s lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of over 15,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs.

The University seeks excellence through diversity among its administrators, faculty, staff and students. The university prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US.

Posted March 14, 2017

The University of New Hampshire has announced a delayed opening for the Durham campus on Wednesday, March 15.

Dimond Library and our branch libraries will open at 10:00 am.

More storm info: University Alerts & Storm Information

Posted March 13, 2017

The University of New Hampshire will be closed Tuesday, March 14th.

Dimond Library and our branch libraries will all be closed for the day.

More storm info: University Alerts & Storm Information

Posted March 9, 2017

The library is seeking an External Relations Coordinator to join our team. We welcome candidates to apply to this part time, one year position.

For a full job description and application process, please visit USNH Employment. Applications will be accepted starting March 8, 2017 until the position is filled.

Under supervision of the Associate Director of Development for the Library, the External Relations Coordinator will assist in Library development activities in direct coordination with UNH Advancement including coordinating stewardship communications, annual giving content, and event management. The position will work closely with colleagues in the Library with a dotted line of responsibility to the Assistant Dean of the Library.

The University of New Hampshire is a major research institution, providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate programs and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire’s lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of over 15,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs.

The University seeks excellence through diversity among its administrators, faculty, staff and students. The university prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US.

Posted March 7, 2017

Staying informed and making sound judgments are difficult when news stories fabricate facts or events. Help tell fact from fiction online with a new research guide from the library.

The ability to tell accurate news from fake is a skill you'll use for the rest of your life. Learn more about the problems created by fake news, how to fact-check and evaluate sources, and how fake news can influence real news outlets and the population.

Posted March 1, 2017

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Update: We have found our volunteers, but thanks for your interest!

The Library is working to improve the usability of our website and we need your help. The study will take approximately one hour in Dimond Library.

For your hour of participation, you will receive a $15 Dining Services card, good at any Dining location on campus.

Please note: current or former UNH Library employees are not eligible for the purposes of this study.

Posted February 28, 2017

The Library is currently subscribed to a new database trial: Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive, an archival research resource containing the essential primary sources for studying the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies.

If this database is useful for your research, please contact our electronic resources librarian.

Posted February 28, 2017

The Library is currently trialing a new database. Let us know what you think!

Embase provides access to international biomedical literature including drug, medical device, and disease related information.

As ever, if this database is useful for your research, please contact our electronic resources librarian.