Summer Hours at Park Library


Summer Hours 2017

Monday–Friday: 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday: Closed

We’re also closed on May 29th for Memorial Day and on July 4th. Our regular hours will resume on August 22nd.

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Therapy Pets are back this week!

Therapy Pets Spring 2017 Schedule

Therapy pets will be returning to the MJ-school’s Park Library on Wednesday, May 3rd and Friday, May 5th! Therapy dogs and cats will be in CA268 from 12:30–5 p.m. on May 3rd and from noon–5 p.m. on May 5th to relieve student stress during exams. RSVP on Facebook and tell all your friends!

Wednesday, May 3rd

  • 12:30 p.m. — Cassie the therapy dog
  • 1:30 p.m. — Splenda the therapy dog
  • 2:30 p.m. — Cadi & Vivo the therapy cats
  • 4:00 p.m. — Whiskey the therapy dog

Friday, May 5th

  • Noon — Garbo the therapy dog
  • 1:00 p.m. — Cadi & Vivo the therapy cats
  • 3:00 p.m. — Enoch Elijah the therapy cat
  • 4:00 p.m. — Whiskey the therapy dog
Whiskey the therapy dog surrounded by students

Whiskey the therapy dog, Fall 2012


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Read the New York Times for Free


Are you a currently enrolled UNC student? Then you’re a few short steps from having full access to the New York Times online through UNC Libraries.

Sign up by visiting and registering with your UNC email address.

Have a few questions or want to learn more? Check out this UNC libraries page about the New York Times Academic Pass.

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Spring Break 2017

spring break hours

Stuck with books instead of beaches this Spring Break? We’re here for you!

March 13th–17th
9 a.m.–4 p.m.

Our regular hours will resume on March 20th.

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Winter Break 2016

Winter Break 2016 hours

School is over, but we’re still open!

December 19th–21st
9 a.m.–4 p.m.

December 22nd–January 2nd

January 3rd–January 10th
9 a.m.–4 p.m.

Our regular hours will resume on January 11th.

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Extended library hours

Park Library extended exam hours

Need a place to study? We’ll be open late during exams!

Monday–Thursday, 12/5–12/15
8:30 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

Friday, 12/9
8:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Friday, 12/16
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

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Six magazines in one app

The Park Library now has Flipster, an app for reading magazines on your phone, computer, or tablet. Through Flipster we have access to:

  • Essence
  • O, the Oprah Magazine
  • Popular Photography
  • Vanity Fair
  • ESPN Magazine
  • Newsweek en Español

To use Flipster on your mobile device:

  1. Download the app for iOS or Android.
  2. Visit our Flipster page on your device.
  3. Click on the issue you’d like to read.
  4. Once it loads, open the menu and choose “Open in App.”

To use Flipster on your computer:

  1. Visit our Flipster page.
  2. Click on the issue you’d like to read.
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Closed for Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving library hours

The Park Library will close for Thanksgiving break on Tuesday, November 22nd at 5 p.m. and re-open at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, November 28th.

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All the ads you need

All the ads you need in one place

The Park Library is here to help you find current or vintage ads. Check out our webpage on Print and Television Advertisments!

Need more ads? Come by the library to use our print collections on commercial art and the Clio Awards.

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Turn up the volume!

Bluetooth speaker graphic

Check out Park’s new bluetooth speaker at the circulation desk.

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