2023 News

January 25, 2023
Francesca Tripodi, Assistant Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), is the lead author on a newly published research article examining the role libraries play in finding a solution to disinformation.  In “Libraries Combating Disinformation: From the Front Line to the...
January 19, 2023
In the role, James also serves the UNC School of Education.  When talking about his new role as the inaugural director of diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) and the UNC School of Education, Anthony James, Ed.D., leans...
January 5, 2023
Tressie McMillan Cottom, an associate professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), ranked in the top 200 education scholars in the nation on Education Week's "2023 Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings," an annual list published by American Enterprise Institute director of...
January 3, 2023
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) will host the first Spring 2023 alumni lecture by alum Donna Nixon (MSLS '01) on Thursday, Feb. 9th at 3 p.m. ET via SILS YouTube Channel Livestream. Nixon currently serves as the Electronic Resources Librarian and Clinical Professor of Law...
January 2, 2023
Alum Larry P. Alford (MSLS '78) has been recognized with the prestigious Ron MacDonald Distinguished Service Award from colleagues at the Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN).  Alford currently holds the role of university chief librarian at the University of Toronto, a role he assumed in...