Long-time SILS faculty member and former dean Barbara Moran dies at age 75

May 7, 2020

Dr. Barbara Burns Moran, PhD, long-time faculty member and former dean of the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), passed away at age 75 at her home in Chapel Hill, N.C., in the company of her family on May 2, 2020.

SILS has created a memorial page to honor Dr. Moran. Visit to learn more about her professional life, link to her obituary, read thoughts and reflections from friends and colleagues, and leave a message or memory you would like to share.