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Serials Department

The mission of the Serials Department is to acquire, sort, process, organize and maintain current records and files that inform users of serial documents at F.D. Bluford Library. Serials can be defined as a publication that is published in parts for an indefinite period of time. Serials include items such as journals, periodicals, magazines, almanacs, annual reports, numbered monographs and other materials.

Location

Current international, national, state and local newspapers, microforms, journals and bound journals are available for patrons on the lower level of the library.

Online Databases

The library's online databases offer you a selection of journals, newspapers and other research resources. Access is available using computers in the library or off campus for current students, faculty or staff (you will be asked for your name & Banner ID for access to select databases).

Binding Services

Commercial binding services for Bluford Library are provided by The HF Group. Bindery orders are shipped and received every two weeks.

Additional Copies of Theses/Dissertations

Graduate students can contact The HF Group to purchase additional copies of theses/dissertations:

The HF Group
6204 Corporate Park Drive
Browns Summit,  NC  27214-9745
800.444.7534

Monday-Thursday, 7:30am-5pm EST/EDT
Friday, 7:30am-4pm EST/EDT

Serials Department Staff

Please see our staff directory for a listing of serials department staff.

Semester Break Hours
Sat., May 12th – Sun., May 20th, 2018
Saturday, 5/12/2018 Closed
Sunday, 5/13/2018 Closed
Monday – Friday 7:30am – 6pm
Saturday, 5/19/2018 Closed
Sunday, 5/20/2018 Closed
Summer Session hours begin
Mon., May 21st at 7:30am
Summer Hours
Mon., May 21 – Fri., Aug. 3, 2015
Sunday 1–9pm
Monday–Thursday 7:30am–10pm
Friday 7:30am–5pm
Saturday 10am–4pm

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