Award Winners and Noteworthy Books, 2016

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Hunter Library has many of the books featured in the New York Times’ “100 Notable Books” list, Publishers Weekly’s “Best Books 2016,” and this year’s winners of the National Book Award and Man Booker Prize.  Browse them below:   This page contains enriched content visible when JavaScript is enabled or… Read more »

Hunter Library Open 24/5 Last Two Weeks of Fall Semester

Western Carolina University students who need a quiet place to study for final exams will find Hunter Library open on a 24/5 schedule starting at noon on Sunday, December 4th. The library will be open continuously until 10pm, Friday, December 9th. Library hours for Saturday, December 10th, will be 9am… Read more »

Hunter Library Honors Graduating Student Workers

Each semester, Hunter Library honors its graduating student workers by adding a book of their choosing to the collection.   Three student workers are graduating in December. Their selections will be on display on the library’s main floor from November 21-January 5. Megan Custer has worked in the Circulation unit for more… Read more »

New Textbook Reserve Services

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Has the cost of textbooks got you down? Let Hunter Library help! Many of the books used in classes, especially supplementary readings, are available for short-term checkout, both at Hunter Library and in Biltmore Park. All you need is your Cat Card. To find if your book is available, go… Read more »

Reserve a Study Room Online!

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Hunter Library offers a variety of study spaces of different sizes that may be reserved in one-hour time slots by individuals and groups of up to 10 people. Each type of room has its own restrictions for the maximum number of hours reservable per day and per week–as well as how… Read more »

Hunter Library to Hold Annual Book Sale, Early Bird Sale for Friends

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Hunter Library at Western Carolina University will hold its annual book sale Thursday, October 6th, inside the main entrance of the library from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. The sale will include books, CDs, DVDs, and other media and will cover a wide variety of subjects. Hard cover books will… Read more »

Library Welcome Booth

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Hunter Library welcomed new and returning WCU students during the first week of classes by answering questions at an information booth outside the library building. Twenty-four library employees answered over 100 questions over a four-day period. Queries ranged from “Where is Stillwell 413?” to “How can I get involved in… Read more »