Resources

Resources are available only to students in the School of Education or those enrolled in School of Education Courses.

Equipment

  • 12 Dell Dimension 4700 Intel Pentium 4, 3.4 GHz, 504 MB RAM
  • 18 Dell Dimension 4550 Intel Pentium 4, 2.53 GHz, 256 MB RAM
  • 4 iMac G4 with OS X
  • 1 IBM Pentium III, 650MGz, 256 MB RAM
  • 2 Hewlett Packard Scanners

Software

  • Windows XP 2002 with Service Pack 2
  • Microsoft Office 2002 and 2003 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, FrontPage and Access)
  • SPSS 13.0, Diet Analysis Plus 6.0, Dreamweaver MX2004 and Adobe Photoshop 8.0 are installed on various machines.

Curriculum Materials/Media Center (CMMC)

The Curriculum Materials/Media Center houses curriculum guides, North Carolina state adopted textbooks, professional education books, professional education journals, computer software, audiovisual materials, classroom manipulative, the juvenile collection, and a wide variety of other teaching materials.

Location:
Second floor of Carrie Rich Library

Hours:
Monday-Thursday, 9:00 a.m – 5:30 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m.

Hours are subject to change.

Curriculum materials

  • Text books
  • Teacher’s Aids
  • Manipulatives
  • Atlases and Maps
  • Posters
  • Teaching Pictures
  • Vertical File
  • NC Standard Course of Study
  • Other NCDPI publication

Juvenile collection

  • Toddler books
  • Picture Books
  • Chapter Books
  • Young Adult
  • Caldecott Winners
  • Newbery Winners
  • North Carolina books identified
  • Complete Hardy Boys and Nancy Drew

Journals

  • 43 Educational and Psychological Subscriptions
  • Back-Issues
  • Table of Contents File
  • Vertical File
  • Additional Journals in Carrie Rich and on-line

Literature for Curriculum Guidance

  • Limited Collection
  • Check on-line Catalog for locations

Tests

  • Collection of Standardized Tests
  • Preparation Materials for: GRE, Praxis, and NTE

Reference Materials

  • Encyclopedias
  • Dictionaries
  • Book Catalogs
  • Including Computerized
  • Additional reference materials

Media

  • VHS Videos
  • Cassette tapes
  • CD ROMs
  • Audio CDs
  • LP Records:
  • Shakespeare, Musicals, Foreign Languages, Big Band, etc.
  • Audio Visual Equipment:
  • VHS viewers, CD Players, Turntables, Projectors – Slide, Film-strip, Overheads, Opaque

Computers

  • Five for public use
  • 4 PC, 1 IMAC
  • with Internet Access
  • Black/White or color prints
  • Other Useful Equipment
  • Copier
  • Paper Cutter
  • Laminator
  • Transparencies
  • Typewriter