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One of most technologically advanced univerity libraries anywhere!

If time in Raleigh permits, this NC State University Engineering Library is a wonderous place to... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
John R
Raleigh, North Carolina
Library of the Future

So proud to have this @ NC State. Amazing library with great tech available and beautiful study... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Jill R
Raleigh, North Carolina
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

If time in Raleigh permits, this NC State University Engineering Library is a wonderous place to see. The level of technology built into this library is amazing! After entering the ground-level lobby, be certain to take time to examine and view the demonstration of the...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

So proud to have this @ NC State. Amazing library with great tech available and beautiful study spaces. Check out the bookbot and the reading room on the 5th floor. It's my favorite spot to study in all of RTP. There a balcony that looks...More

1  Thank Jill R
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Ok, this branch is located on Centennial campus of NC state. As such, you can get to it by driving or by the Wolfpack bus system. We opted for option 2. The architecture of the building looks just like it does online, but cleaner. As...More

1  Thank pky_pook
Reviewed 8 November 2017

A visit to the James Hunt Library belongs in your "must do" list while in Raleigh. It showcases the best use of modern technology from book storage and retrieval to architectural and furniture design to various types of digital data retrieval. Makes me wish I...More

1  Thank Zita P
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

You will be amazed at the uniquely designed building that is a fantastic place to visit. Who would think that going to a library would be so exciting and rewarding. I encourage anyone to go and experience this state of the art facility.

1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This library is very up to date with the latest trends and the architecture behind it is simply spectacular. NC State Students get to enjoy this treat.

1  Thank Dan D
Reviewed 7 July 2017

NC state alumnus here - This library is not the ordinary kind - It is a marvel to look at. It is open to the public and one should definitely check it out. Get a bookbot demo as well while you are at it!

Thank Devan H
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This is a very cool library and something that I am proud to share as an alumni of NCSU. Go check it out and bring the kids, friends or relatives. Go Pack :)

1  Thank Wolfpacker88888
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We had family in town in April and I brought them to Hunt Library to see this fabulous space. They were overly impressed. From the book bot to the gaming room and the rooftop deck, they were blown away! Proud to work at NC State...More

2  Thank VEE1225
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

My cousin studies here and we went for a visit to see her school. This library is so huge. It's very hi tech having a robot retrieve a book for you is something extraordinary! Designer seats like Herman Miller seats everywhere and Bo Concepts lounge...More

2  Thank HuwanaB
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