Ferdinand Douglass Bluford Library

The mission of F.D. Bluford Library is to support and advance academic scholarship and research at N.C. A&T through services, collections, technologies, staff expertise and spaces. The library is committed to ensuring access to global information resources that inspire exploration, discovery and personal growth. The physical facility offers wireless access throughout four levels, individual study spaces, technology and media-enhanced collaboration spaces , a tablet-lending program, public computers, and a snack lounge. The library maintains a balanced collection of circulating print and non-print materials, with an ever growing collection of electronic resources available for local and remote access or for download to mobile devices. Archival collections documenting the rich history of the University and the region are also available.

During the regular academic year, the library opens on Sunday at 2:00 p.m. with 24-hour service until Friday at 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Variations in this schedule are posted on the library’s website under “Hours.

Library Faculty

Stephen Bollinger
B.A., Michigan State University, M.S.I., The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Arneice Bowen
Associate Professor
B.A., Meredith College; M.L.S., North Carolina Central University, M.S., North Carolina A&T State University

Vicki Coleman
B.S., North Carolina A&T State University; M.I.L.S., The University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Netta Cox
Assistant Professor
B.A., North Carolina A&T State University; M.S., M.L.S., Catholic University

Nina Exner
Associate Professor
B.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, M.L.S., North Carolina Central University

Francene Moore
Assistant Professor
B.A., J.D., M.L.S., North Carolina Central University

Tiffany Russell
Assistant Professor
B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.L.I.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Kate Silton
A.B., Duke University; M.S.L.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Iyanna Sims
Associate Professor
B.A., Elon University, M.L.S., Clark Atlanta University

Octavious Spruill
Associate Professor
B.S., M.L.S., North Carolina Central University

John Teleha
Assistant Professor
B.S., Case Western Reserve University; M.S.L.S., Kent State University