LIVE is an online collection of newspapers, magazines,
encyclopedias and other information available to North Carolinians.
Many of the resources in NC LIVE are not found on the web
through search engines like Google.
Using NC LIVE while chatting with a librarian can be tricky.
Here are some tips:
- Pop-Up Blockers: Please turn these
off temporarily to allow the databases to open up in a
- New Windows: NC LIVE will
open databases in new windows. While we can still use
these new windows together, be sure to check the chat
conversation in the original window for new messages.
You can also change the size of the windows so that new
messages will appear "behind" the database window.
- Passwords: If you are a North Carolina
resident, please contact your local library for a password
to use NC LIVE.
- Disconnected? If you are accidentally
disconnected, simply return to NCknows
and re-ask your question, we should be able to pick you
up again. If you are unable to reconnect, we will still
be able to contact you through the email address you submitted.
- Questions? Comments? Please contact