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Charles W. Chesnutt Library

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Our Director

Bobby Wynn - Library DirectorOn behalf of the staff of Chesnutt Library, let me welcome you to Fayetteville State University. As an integral part of the university, Chesnutt Library's mission is to support your educational, research and cultural endeavors through careful selection, acquisition, organization, and interpretation of information resources. >> Read More

 

 

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Mission/Policies

The mission of the Charles Waddell Chesnutt Library is to support the University in its educational, research and cultural endeavors through careful selection, acquisition, organization, and interpretation of information resources. In addition, the Chesnutt Library assumes its special role as a major cultural resource for the community and the region at large. >> Read More

Fast Facts About Chesnutt Library

  • Chesnutt Library is Open an average of 97 Hours per Week
  • Has 1,080 Current Periodical Titles
  • Provides Access to 11,600 Full Text Journal Titles via NC LIVE
  • Provides 24 X 7 Electronic Access to Library Resources
  • Has 292 Databases Covering Many Disciplines
  • Has 414,000 volumes and a capacity for 500,000 volumes
  • Has 80,000 square feet of space
  • Seating is available for 800 patrons
  • Provides Acces to Library Resources Through Worldshare Management Systems (WMS) Integrated Library System with Remote User Access
  • Is a Partial Federal Depository Library and a Depository for State Government Documents
  • Reference Chat Service Available Through the Library's Website
  • Cooperative Borrowing Available for UNC System Members
  • Access Provided for Community Users (Collections, Computers, Reference Services and Programming)
  • Has a Presence on Social Media: Instagram;  Facebook; Pinterest; Tumblr; Twitter; Blog; YouTube
  • Provides Access to Streaming Videos and Audio
  • Has Displays and Exhibits That Feature Library Resources, Information and Programs

Friends of Chesnutt Library

The purpose of this organization is to assist Chesnutt Library in its continuous efforts to enhance its resources and services, and to unite the surrounding community for the promotion of cultural activities. >> Read More

Library Departments

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