Email Lists

All lists created for SILS community projects and organizations will be created and maintained by faculty, students or staff at https://selfservice.unc.edu/ListManager/Default.aspx. All class lists are maintained by the administrative office in conjunction with faculty members. Please speak with your professor if you need assistance with a class list.

More information on the UNC listserv system is available here: http://help.unc.edu/help/listserv-administrators-faq-collection/

Announcement Lists

You are automatically subscribed to the appropriate lists once you become part of the SILS community:

sils-announce@listserv.unc.edu - a list for everyone: staff, faculty, and students.
sils-masters@listserv.unc.edu - a list for master's students
sils-doctoral@listserv.unc.edu - a list for doctoral students
sils-majors@listserv.unc.edu - a list for students majoring in information and library science
sils-minors@listserv.unc.edu - a list for students minoring in information and library science

Students must subscribe/unsubscribe themselves to all other lists at:
https://selfservice.unc.edu/ListManager/Default.aspx
Instructions on subscribing and unsubcribing are here: https://help.unc.edu/help/listserv-subscribers-faq-collection/

Other listservs that might be of interest:

sils-students@listserv.unc.edu - an optional, nonacademic list for all SILS students
sils-jobs@listserv.unc.edu - a list with postings of job openings

Organization Lists

sils-sla@listserv.unc.edu - the list for the student chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA)
asist-members@listserv.unc.edu - the list for the student chapter of the American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T)
scosaa@listserv.unc.edu - the list for the student chapter of the Society of American Archivists (SCOSAA)
amliss@listserv.unc.edu - the list for the Art & Museum Library & Information Student Society (AMLISS)
issue@listserv.unc.edu - the list for Information Science Student Undergraduates Empowered (ISSUE)
 

Alumni Association List

sils-alumni@listserv.unc.edu - the list for graduates of the School of Information and Library Science

Digest Subscription

You may subscribe to any of the lists as a daily digest as follows:

  1. Login with you Onyen credentials at https://selfservice.unc.edu
  2. Click the ListManager tab.
  3. Type in sils-jobs for example, and click the Visit button.
  4. Click My Account tab on the left.
  5. Then enter your subscribed email address, click OK and enter your ListServ password and click OK.
  6. If you don't remember the password, type random characters click OK to access the "Email Password" button.
  7. Once logged in, under "Membership Type" change the pull-down menu from "Normal" to"Digest" and click to "Save Changes".