photo of Gary MarchioniniGary Marchionini
Dean and Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor
Manning Hall, Room 103
Expertise and interests: Information seeking in electronic environments, human-computer interaction, digital libraries, information design, information policy

photo of Denise AnthonyDenise Anthony

Manning Hall, Room 214A
Expertise and interests: Archives and historical collections
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photo of Jaime ArguelloJaime Arguello
Associate Professor
Manning Hall, Room 010
Expertise and interests: Information retrieval, aggregated search systems and evaluation,search behavior, text data mining, machine learning, task-based search, search assistance

photo of Ron BergquistRon Bergquist
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Clinical Assistant Professor
Manning Hall, Room 112
Expertise and interests: Public libraries in North Carolina, visual language, user-centered design, public library policy


photo of Dr. Rob CapraRobert Capra
Associate Professor
Manning Hall, Room 210
Expertise and interests: Human-computer interaction, personal information management, digital information seeking behaviors, tools, and interfaces

photo of Dr. Melanie FeinbergMelanie Feinberg
Associate Professor
Manning Hall, Room 24
Expertise and interests: Information organization and description, design of information collections


photo of Dr. Mary Grace FlahertyMary Grace Flaherty
Assistant Professor

Manning Hall, Room 204
Expertise and interests: Health information, information seeking in the medical context, public libraries and health promotion


photo of Dr. Amelia GibsonAmelia Gibson
Assistant Professor
Manning Hall, Room 205
Expertise and interests: Communities and health-related information behavior, place-based communities and information practices, information worlds, information needs and practices of individuals with developmental disabilities, information policy

photo of Dr. Claudia GollopClaudia Gollop
Associate Professor
Manning Hall, Room 215
Expertise and interests: Information and reference services, consumer health information, health sciences librarianship, information and diverse user groups
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photo of Dr. David GotzDavid Gotz
Associate Professor
Assistant Director, Carolina Health Informatics Program (CHIP)

Manning Hall, Room 201
Expertise and interests: Visualization and visual analytics, data analysis, data science, health informatics.

photo of Dr. Stephanie HaasStephanie W. Haas
Manning Hall, Room 215A
Expertise and interests: Natural language processing, health informatics, sublanguage and terminology, information representation


photo of Dr. Bradley HemmingerBradley M. Hemminger
Associate Professor
Manning Hall, Room 206A
Expertise and interests: Scholarly communications, medical and bio-informatics, computer-human interfaces, digital libraries and open archives, information visualization, interactive information searching, databases

photo of Dr. Sandra Hughes-HassellSandra Hughes-Hassell
Manning Hall, Room 203
Expertise and interests: Multi-cultural children's literature, children's services, school library media, social justice issues in youth library services, role of school librarians in education reform

 photo of Dr. Mohammad JarrahiMohammad Hossein Jarrahi
Assistant Professor
Manning Hall, Room 200
Expertise and interests: Organizational informatics, social informatics, organizational implications of ICT, digital materiality, knowledge sharing, mobile knowledge work


photo of Professor Paul JonesPaul Jones
Director of ibiblio.org and Clinical Professor
Manning Hall, Room 109
Expertise and interests: Internet issues and applications including: digital libraries, electronic publishing, online news, virtual communities, legal and social issues relating to networked information and access

photo of Dr. Cal LeeChristopher (Cal) Lee
Manning Hall, Room 212
Expertise and interests: Archives, digital preservation, electronic records management


photo of Dr. Robert LoseeRobert M. Losee
Manning Hall, Room 302
Expertise and interests: Information retrieval, information, reasoning systems, organizing information, decision making

photo of Dr. Lukasz MazurLukasz Mazur
Assistant Professor, SILS and UNC School of Medicine
Manning Hall, Room 206
Expertise and interests: Healthcare engineering management as it pertains to continuous quality and patient safety efforts in healthcare and human factor engineering with a focus on workload and individual performance during health care providers’ interactions with health information technology 
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photo of Cliff MissenCliff Missen
Clinical Associate Professor and Director of WiderNet@UNC
Manning Hall, Room 06
Expertise and interests: Off-line information access and appropriate information technologies for underserved populations; the eGranary Digital Library; libraries in the developing world; digital libraries, user group-centric information services, asynchronous and distance education; information classification, retrieval, and interfaces; information services for incarcerated populations
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photo of Dr. Javed MostafaJaved Mostafa
Frances McColl Distinguished Term Professor,
SILS & Biomedical Research & Imaging Center
Director, Carolina Health Informatics Program (chip.unc.edu)

Room 300
Expertise and interests: Multimedia information retrieval, personalization and user modeling, cyberinfrastructure for research and learning
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photo of Dr. Arcot RajasekarArcot Rajasekar
Manning Hall, Room 21
RENCI, Room 556A
Expertise and interests: Data grids, digital libraries, persistent archives and artificial intelligence
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photo of Dr. Ryan ShawRyan B. Shaw 
Associate Professor
Manning Hall, Room 25
Expertise and interests: Information organization, digital humanities / humanities computing, philosophy of information, sociology of texts, hermeneutics, knowledge representation, public history, memory institutions, new media, digitization, the Web

photo of Dr. Brian SturmBrian W. Sturm
Frances McColl Distinguished Term Associate Professor
Manning Hall, Room 111
Expertise and interests: Storytelling and folklore, children's and young adults' literature and public library services, immersion and engagement in information environment, bibliotherapy 

photo of Dr. Helen TibboHelen R. Tibbo
Alumni Distinguished Professor
Manning Hall, Room 211
Expertise and interests: Archives and records management, information services for the humanities, electronic information retrieval, reference service 
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photo of Dr. Zeynep TufekciZeynep Tufekci
Associate Professor
Manning Hall, Room 202
Expertise and interests: Social impacts of technology, privacy and surveillance, inequality, research methods and complex systems.


photo of Dr. Fei YuFei Yu
Assistant Professor and Health Technology and Informatics Librarian, UNC Health Sciences Library
Manning Hall, Room 213A
Expertise and interests: health informatics and analytics, mobile health, electronic health records, and clinical care research

Honorary and Visiting Appointments


Debora BalsamoDeborah Balsamo
Professor of Practice

National Program Manager, Environmental Protection Agency National Library Network

M.S.L.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Member of Beta Phi Mu International Library and Information Science Honor Society. B.A. (Liberal Studies), Florida Atlantic University; Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Named “University Scholar." SILS Distinguished Alumna, 2010.

J. Michael Barker
Professor of Practice
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research Computing and Learning Technologies, Information Technology Services, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Ph.D. (Philosophy), Florida State University; M.A. (Philosophy), Florida State University; B.A. (Philosophy), College of William and Mary.


Professor of Law, University of North Carolina School of Law

5079 Van Hecke-Wettach Hall

J.D., Yale University, Ph.D, Oxford University, B.S., University of Texas at Austin.

Expertise and Interests: U.S. and international intellectual property, antitrust, cyberlaw, legal informatics, biotechnology, empirical legal studies; the role of the patent system as a public repository of useful causal knowledge; the distributive consequences of information infrastructures.

Evelyn DanielEvelyn H. Daniel
Dean and Professor Emerita

School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Manning Hall, Room 207A  

Ph.D. (Information Science), University of Maryland; M.S.L.S., University of Maryland; AB (History), University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Magna cum laude; NDEA Fellowship, University of Maryland. Member of the Beta Phi Mu Honorary Society.

Expertise and Interests: Management of information services, communication processes, education for library and information science, information transfer and scholarly communication, corporate librarianship and information brokering, curriculum issues for school library media specialists, user education.

Carol JenkinsCarol Jenkins
Professor of Practice

Director, Health Sciences Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (retired)

M.L.S., University of Oregon School of Librarianship, Eugene; Western Michigan University School of Librarianship, Kalamazoo; B.A., Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, Michigan; Universite de Clermont Ferrand, France, 1966-67. Lifetime Fellow of the Medical Library Association. 

Brewster KahleBrewster Kahle
Visiting Scholar

Digital Librarian, Director and Founder of the Internet Archive
B.S. (Computer Science and Engineering), Massachusetts Institute of Technology; member of the Chi Phi Fraternity. "In 1989 Kahle invented the Internet's first publishing system, WAIS (Wide Area Information Server) system and in 1989, founded WAIS Inc., a pioneering electronic publishing company that was sold to America Online in 1995. In 1996, Kahle founded the Internet Archive which may be the largest digital library. At the same time, he co-founded Alexa Internet which helps catalog the Web in April 1996, which was sold to Amazon.com in 1999." (From the Internet Archive Bio page.)  

Anne Klinefelter
Professor of Practice
Associate Professor of Law and Director of the Law Library
JD, University of Alabama; MS, Library Service, University of Alabama; BA, University of Alabama


Chris Kielt
Professor of Practice

Vice Chancellor for Information Technology, Chief Information Officer, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

M.A. (English Literature), University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana; B.A. (English) Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut.

photo of Dr. Joane MarshallJoanne Gard Marshall
Distinguished Research Professor
Manning Hall, Room 301, 919/843-7883
Institute on Aging, 919/843-9968

Ph.D., University of Toronto; LL.D., McGill University; M.H.Sc., McMaster University; M.L.S., McGill University; B.A., University of Calgary.

photo of Dr. Barbara MoranBarbara B. Moran
Distinguished Research Professor
Manning Hall, Room 306
Expertise and interests: Academic librarianship, management of information agencies, human resources management, popular materials, organizational design and leadership, international librarianship
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Jennifer Morgan Lilly U. Nguyen
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor, Department of Women's and Gender Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , Chapel Hill, NC

Ph.D., Department of Information Studies, University of California, Los Angeles; M.Sc., Media and Communications, London School of Economics and Political Science; B.A., Political Economy and French, University of California, Berkeley

Expertise and Interests: Feminist science and technology studies, cultural informatics, software studies, ethnographic methodologies for information technology, global digital economy, and critical race theories

Dav RobertsonDavenport (Dav) Robertson 
Professor of Practice
Chief, Library and Information Services Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC (retired).

M.S.L.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Beta Phi Mu; B.A. (History), with honors, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta history honorary fraternity. Fellow of Special Libraries Association 2005. SILS Distinguished Alumnus 2004

Arlene Taylor
Distinguished Adjunct Professor

Professor Emerita, School of Information Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

Ph.D., School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.S.L.S., University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign; B.A. (English), Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee. Distinguished Alumna, University of Illinois, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Alumni Association, 2011; Fulbright Senior Specialist Program Grant Recipient, Israel, April 2004; Fulbright Senior Specialist Program Grant Recipient, Thailand, February 2002; 1996 Margaret Mann Citation. 

Michael Tiemann

Michael Tiemann
Visiting Scholar
Vice President of Open Source Affairs, Red Hat

B.S., (Computer Science Engineering), University of Pennsylvania.

Co-founder of Cygnus Support (re-named Cygnus Solutions) and former president of the Open Source Initiative.

Todd J. Vision
Adjunct Associate Professor

Associate Professor of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Ph.D. (Evolution and Ecology), M.A. (Evolution and Ecology), Princeton University; B.A. (Biological Science), University of Chicago.


photo of Elaine WestbrooksElaine L. Westbrooks
Vice Provost of University Libraries & University Librarian
203 Walter Royal Davis Library

M.L.I.S, B.A. (Linguistics), University of Pittsburgh.

Expertise and InterestsAcademic library management, Cultivating and building global/International partnerships for research libraries & university presses, Scholarly communication, Research data management & data curation, Language documentation and markup, Metadata & digital libraries, Digital scholarship/humanities, and the management of area studies collections

Barbara M. Wildemuth
Distinguished Research Professor
Manning Hall, Room 301

Expertise and interests: Information-seeking behaviors and information use, design and evaluation of information systems, adoption and use of information