News & Events:
District 3 of the North Carolina Community College Library Association met on July 25, 2018, from 9:45am to 1:15pm on the main campus of Durham Technical Community College (DTCC). The meeting was facilitated by Timothy Hunter, District 3 President. The meeting attendees enjoyed a continental breakfast along with networking. The group was welcomed by Dr. Susan Paris, Vice-President, Student Learning and Instructional Services, at Durham Technical Community College. The meeting proceeded with introductions. There were two programs during the meeting. The first program was about the North Carolina Community College System Archives presented by Jenny Thomas, information Technology Librarian, and Clark Adams, Faculty, English/Communications, from Randolph Community College. The second program was about NC LIVE’s Summon Implementation, presented by Caroline Hallam, Instruction Librarian, NC LIVE. The group enjoyed lunch provided by Jason’s Deli. The meeting ended with closing remarks.
After the programs, several librarians took a tour of the DTCC main campus library. Julie Humphrey, Library Director, discussed how weeding the reference collection allowed the library to create more seating and showed off the coffee shop that moved into the library during the fall semester of 2017. The tour also visited Durham Tech’s archives room, which dovetailed with the meeting’s first program.
- Video 1: Summon Implementation, Caroline Hallam, NC LIVE
- Video 2: North Carolina Community College Archives Association Presentation
District 3 Meeting – July 19, 2017
At the July 19th District 3 meeting, Debra Neesmith, Dean of Education Resources from Rowan-Cabarrus, warmly welcomed the librarians in attendance. Presentations were delivered on OER (Open Educational Resources) facilitated by Dr. David Wright and ADA Compliance – Creating & Using LibGuides led by Timothy Hunter. The librarians enjoyed networking during lunch and closed out the meeting with a tour of the Learning Resources Center at Rowan-Cabarrus’ North Campus.