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Please join us to hear a thought-provoking presentation by local writer and children’s book author, Kelly Starling Lyons.  The event will be at the Information and Library Science Library in Manning...
Story Squad, a literacy initiative led by SILS Associate Professor Brian Sturm, recently received a $31,000 gift from the Heineman Foundation. The gift expands the foundation’s previous support for...
Please join us for a CRADLE talk by David McNeill and Ilin Misaras of the Global Training Initiative (GTI) at NC State University on "Global Leadership in VR" Friday, Feb. 9, in Manning Hall 208....
Education: PhD, Wayne State University, 1981 MEd, Wayne State University, 1974 BA, Western Michigan University 1971 Biography: Gary Marchionini is the Dean and Cary C. Boshamer Professor at the UNC...
The Library Staff Development Handbook: How to Maximize Your Library’s Most Important Resource, a new book by UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Assistant Professor Mary Grace...
Elizabeth Bueche and Lydia Heater, sophomores and newly-admitted Bachelor of Science in Information Science (BSIS) students at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), have been...
Sandra Hughes-Hassell, Professor and Coordinator of the School Library Media program at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), emceed the awards ceremony for the American Library...
Meg Medina, bestselling Latina author of children’s and young adult fiction, will give the Susan Steinfirst Community Lecture in Children’s Literature on Sunday, April 8, at 6:30 p.m. at...
At an international summit held in Tempe, Ariz., recently, WiderNet became one of 15 organizations to establish a new consortium and issue a declaration of principles for advancing projects,...
For today’s graduate students and post-doctoral researchers, conducting research often starts by trying to make sense of the many tools, technologies, and work environments used in data-intensive...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) is a bustling hub of research, innovation, and learning, not to mention a supportive and collegial community that many people think of as “...
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Meg Medina, bestselling Latina author of children’s and young adult fiction, will give the Susan Steinfirst Community Lecture in Children’s Literature on Sunday, April 8, at 6:30 p.m. at...
Erik T. Mitchell, a 2010 graduate of the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) doctoral program, has been appointed university librarian at the University of California San Diego...
Samantha Kaplan, a PhD candidate at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), recently won the doctoral student research poster competition at the 2018 ALISE Annual Conference. Her...
Join EPA Library Director Susan Forbes to learn more about paid student internship opportunities at the Environmental Protection Agency Library in Research Triangle Park  for the 2018-2019 school...
Join us for a CRADLE talk by Digital Scholarship Specialist Nathan Kelber titled "An Exercise in Risk Mitigation: The Role of the Library in Graduate Education for the Humanities," on Friday, March...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) is sponsoring the 2018 Symposium on Information for Social Good on April 13 from 8:30 am-12:00 pm. The theme of this year’s symposium is “...
Author, activist, and journalist Cory Doctorow will deliver the 2017 OCLC/Frederick G. Kilgour Lecture on April 27 at 10 a.m. Event location and lecture details will be posted soon. Cory Doctorow (...
Zeynep Tufekci, Associate Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) and regular New York Times contributor, recently authored an op-ed titled, “YouTube, the Great...
Larry P. Alford, chief librarian at the University of Toronto, has been named the 2018 winner of the Hugh C. Atkinson Memorial Award. He will receive a cash award and citation during the ACRL...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) tied for the #1 spot on the 2018 QS World University Rankings for library and information management programs. SILS and the University of...
Zeynep Tufekci, Associate Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) and regular New York Times contributor, authored the op-ed “Facebook’s Surveillance Machine” just days...
Author, activist, and journalist Cory Doctorow will deliver the 2018 OCLC/Frederick G. Kilgour Lecture on April 27 at 10 am in the CURRENT ArtSpace. In his talk, titled “The Internet, Peak...
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill introduced new a new logo design for all schools, departments, and affiliated units in January 2018. Click the links below to download portable network...

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