Chesnutt Library has been approved to participate in the Traveling Archivist Program from the NC Department of Natural and Cultural Resources. The Traveling Archivist Program was created with funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission and is now administered by the State Archives of North Carolina. The purpose of TAP is to help … Continue reading Chesnutt Library approved to participate in Traveling Archivist Program
Congratulations to Ms. Nicholle Young, Archives Technician at Charles W. Chesnutt Library. Ms. Young recently graduated from Central Carolina Community College with her Associate in Applied Science Degree in Library and Information Technology. Ms. Young has been the Archives Technician at Chesnutt Library since June 2015. She has been instrumental in the digitization of historical … Continue reading Congratulations Nicholle!
In celebration of Women’s History Month, Chesnutt Library presents “Women in Leadership: FSU Edition” . This moderated panel discussion will feature distinguished women in leadership at Fayetteville State University sharing their experiences and insights into ascending into leadership and the challenges of being a woman in the 21st century workforce. Hear how these women harnessed … Continue reading Celebrating Women’s History Month 2018 with “Women in Leadership: FSU Edition”, March 29th @ 2:00 pm
Jan Whitfield, Chesnutt Library's Associate Director for Collection Development, presented the session "Collaboration Among Faculty and Librarians in Revising Class Syllabi to Reflect Information Literacy Standards and Framework" during the NCLA Conference in Winston Salem. Whitfield's presentation focused on the popular Chesnutt Fellows Information Literacy program which produced nine consecutive cohorts of faculty and librarian collaborations through the … Continue reading Chesnutt Library represented at North Carolina Library Association’s, 62nd Biennial Conference
Chesnutt Library Staff observed Breast Cancer Awareness Month on Wednesday, October 25th by wearing pink. Breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women. About 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point. Many health organizations note that the good news is that … Continue reading Chesnutt Library Staff Goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
FSU Professor and New York Times best selling author Carole Boston Weatherford and son, Jeffery Weatherford were the featured guests at the REMCO Author Luncheon in Winston Salem, last week during the North Carolina Library Association’s 62nd Biennial Conference. On Thursday, October 19th, the mother-son duo presented to the Round Table of Ethnic Minority Concerns, … Continue reading FSU Professor Carole Boston Weatherford and son Jeffery Weatherford present at 62nd North Carolina Library Association Conference…
Chesnutt Library proudly observes the week of October 15-21, 2017, as the 12th annual celebration of National Friends of Libraries Week. The Friends of the Chesnutt W. Chesnutt Library was re-launched in 2015 and have raised over $6000 to support library programming since coming together. Friends of the Charles W. Chesnutt Library have been active … Continue reading Celebrating National Friends of Libraries Week 2017 @ Chesnutt Library
Shamella Cromartie returns to Chesnutt Library as the Head of Public Services. Cromartie, who began in July 2017, was previously a member of the Chesnutt Library staff from 2010-2012 as an interlibrary loan and reference assistant. Cromartie is an alumna of Fayetteville State University, having earned a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and Bachelor … Continue reading Shamella Cromartie is Head of Public Services at Chesnutt Library
Mrs. Fran Dixon, is Chesnutt Library's Interlibrary Loan and Reference Assistant. Mrs. Dixon began at Chesnutt Library in 2016 after relocating from Norwalk, Connecticut. She has worked several years in special libraries in Stamford, Connecticut, as well as, public libraries in Connecticut and South Carolina. Mrs. Dixon enjoys inspiring others to "Just Be!"
Rebecca Tatum joins Chesnutt Library as Cataloging Librarian. A native of Raeford, NC, Rebecca completed her undergraduate degree at UNC-Wilmington. There she earned a BA in Middle Grades Education and a BFA in Creative Writing. Rebecca has a professional background in teaching, mostly in elementary special education and recently completed the Masters of Science in … Continue reading Rebecca Tatum is the new Cataloging Librarian at Chesnutt Library