2007 News

January 26, 2007
The Los Angeles Chapter of the American Society of Information Science and Technology (LACASIS) selected Dr. Gary Marchionini, Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor, at the School of Information and Library Science to receive its 2006 Contribution to Information Science Award. “I feel...
January 22, 2007
Mark your calendars for a special day-long forum highlighting the OCLC/Frederick G. Kilgour Lecture in Information and Library Science. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, February 20, 2007 and will feature Michael Tiemann, vice president, Open Source Affairs for Red Hat who will present, "...
January 22, 2007
The New York Times has named University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Information and Library Science alumna Jennifer Duvernay (MSLS ’96) as one of 25 winners of the 2006 New York Times Librarian Awards. Duvernay works as the coordinator of Instruction, Outreach and Marketing at...
January 19, 2007
The School of Information and Library Science will host DigCCurr2007, an international symposium on digital curation, April 18 - 20, 2007 at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill, NC. The event is part of the "Preserving Access to Our Digital Future: Building an International...
January 5, 2007
A new Web page announcing internship, assistantship and fellowship opportunities for SILS students is now available. The list includes the project title, contact information and stipend amounts (provided a stipend is offered). For more information, please visit: http://sils.unc.edu/research/...
January 4, 2007
A free, open conference for those interested in science communication, education and literacy on the Web will be held Saturday, January 20 on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The North Carolina Science Bloggers Conference is a public event for scientists, educators,...