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The spread of influenza, adverse effects of opioid use for pain management, and the risk of opportunistic infections for HIV-positive patients – three issues that have significant implications for...
Watch this video for highlights from the inaugural Health Informatics Data Analytics and Visualization (HiDAV) boot camp held at UNC-Chapel Hill this summer. The boot camp is part of Project ENABLE...
Big data is only getting bigger, and that can cause big problems for researchers who need to store and share their data. Twenty doctoral students and post-doctoral associates from across the county...
Watch this short video with Cyber Carpentry Workshop instructors and participants. Sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and hosted by the UNC School of Information and Library Science (...
Please join us at our next TRiRODS meeting on Wednesday, August 22 from 6:00-7:30 at RENCI in the Biltmore Conference Room on the fifth floor.  Jason Coposky and Terrell Russell of the iRODS...
Paywall: The Business of Scholarship: Film Screening and Discussion University Libraries, WiderNet Project, and the School of Information and Library Science are presenting a series of events planned...
Education: PhD (Media Arts and Sciences), Massachusetts Institute of Technology SM (Media Arts and Sciences), Massachusetts Institute of Technology BTech (Computer Science and Engineering), West...
Undergraduate students considering the Bachelor of Science in Information Science program or the minor in Information Systems are invited to an information session on Wednesday, Sept. 5, from 5:00-6:...
Education: BA, California Lutheran University MA (English), California State University of Northridge PhD (English), University of Arizona Biography: Maggie Melo recently completed her PhD at the...
Education: BS (Information Security) and BA (English), Shanghai Jiao Tong University MS (Computer Applied Technology), Shanghai Jiao Tong University MS (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Georgia...
Education: BA, University of Georgia, Athens MA (Art History), University of Virginia, Charlottesville MS (Information Science), UNC School of Information and Library Science PhD (Information and...
Contact Dr. Rawson Education: BS, Duke University MAT, University of Louisville MS (Library Science), UNC School of Information and Library Science PhD (Information and Library Science), UNC School...
UNC School of Information and Library Science Associate Professor Zeynep Tufekci explains how digital technologies went from instruments for spreading democracy to weapons for attacking it in a new...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) hosted its annual orientation day for new Master of Science in Library Science (MSLS), Master of Science in Information Science (MSIS), and...
August 27 is the last day to add a class/late register. For more important dates, see the registrar’s calendar at https://registrar.unc.edu/academic-calendar/
No classes will be held and many offices will be close in observance of the Labor Day holiday. For more important dates, see the registrar’s calendar at https://registrar.unc.edu/academic-calendar...
University Day is an occasion to remember the University’s past and celebrate its future. The date, October 12, marks the laying of the cornerstone of Old East, the institution’s first building and...
Ness Shortley, a Master of Science in Library Science (MSLS) student at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), has won the 2018 Young Adult Services Symposium student stipend from...
Thu-Mai Christian (MSIS ’12), assistant director for archives at the Odum Institute for Social Science and current doctoral student at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), was...
When people hear the word “blockchain,” they usually think of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, but increasingly publishers, governments, corporations, artists, and archives are investigating...
Location: UNC Friday Center Date: Monday, November 5, 2018 Time: 9:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m. Sponsors: The UNC SILS Knowledge Trust, UNC Center for Media Law & Policy and The Kenan Institute of Private...
Join SILS alumni and friends in Raleigh on Oct. 4 at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences. RSVP by sending an email to silsrsvp@unc.edu by Sept. 20.
Amelia Gibson, Assistant Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), is one of 10 faculty members selected for the seventh class of Thorp Faculty Engaged Scholars (FES). Dr...
UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Associate Professor Zeynep Tufekci explains how the excess of information, made possible by digital tools and social media platforms, distracts...
UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Dean and Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor Gary Marchionini analyzes the growth of Google since the late 1990s and the future challenges...

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