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UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Dean and Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor Gary Marchionini was elected to the iSchools Board of Directors for the North America region in...
Access to Servers Those who are affiliated with the School of Information and Library Science (e.g. students enrolled in particular courses) may need to access servers such as, SILS' Opal web server...
Due to forecasted impacts from Hurricane Florence, the University will move to Condition 1 (Reduced Operations) of its adverse weather plan at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 11.  At 5 p.m. on Wednesday,...
Important Dates Pre-Registration Advising Week: October 29-November 2 Registration begins: November 5 Classes begin: January 9 Last Day to Late Register: January 15 MLK Holiday: January 21  Spring...
Viget is a Durham-based design and development agency with clients like ESPN, World Wildlife Fund, and Adult Swim. Viget offers careers, internships, and apprenticeships for UX Designers, Data...
Join us Friday, Sept. 28, from 10:30 am-1:00pm in Manning 209 for 5-Minute Madness with the UNC SILS faculty. Each of our full-time faculty members will have five minutes to introduce and describe...
Maggie Melo, an alumna of University of Arizona (UA) and a new assistant professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), is receiving the 2018 Top Library Cat Award from the...
PhD student and storyteller Sarah Beth Nelson profiled by Endeavors magazine UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Doctoral Candidate Sarah Beth Nelson grew up with a passion for...
SILS master's student Katie Kehoe reads Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman, while master's student and COYL Vice President Mara Rosenberg listens. The Coalition of Youth Librarians (COYL) hosted its...
SILS alumni, students, and friends are invited to a reception during the ASIS&T annual meeting. Please RSVP by sending an email to silsrsvp@unc.edu SILS at ASIS&T 7:00-9:00 PMGlowbal 590 W....
As an information science major at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), Caleece Nash has devoted significant time to researching digital nomads, people who use modern technology...
Join us for a special presentation by Professor Simon A. Jones on Monday, Oct. 8 at 11am in Manning 01. "Big data," Policy and Endocarditis:  A Case Study from the UK In this talk, Professor Jones...
UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Associate Professor Zeynep Tufekci discussed how domestic political polarization, feeding into the basic business model of companies like Facebook...
What do information scientists do once they graduate? The Information Science at Work: RDU & San Francisco 2019 (INLS 690-074) course will explore the work of information scientists by visiting...
Rebecca Vargha, Information and Library Science Librarian at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, moderated the “From Data to Advocacy” session at the International Federation of Library...
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Please join us in the Davis Library Research Hub event space on October 24 for a presentation from WiderNet, highlighting the ongoing work to build its eGranary Project. Learn more at https://...
Cataloging for the eGranary: A Hands-on Workshop Please RSVP at the website below. University Libraries, WiderNet Project, and the School of Information and Library Science are presenting a series of...
Whitney Clarke, WiderNet’s coordinator for the Correctional Offline Educational Platform, has recently deployed three eGranary devices in the Texas Correctional System to support inmate education....
UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Associate Professor Brian Sturm shared his research on how people become immersed in what they hear or read on Focus Carolina, an exclusive radio...
The SILS Library in Manning Hall will host its second annual Harry Potter Night on October 26 from 6:30 to 9:00 PM. The event will include snacks, games, crafts, and trivia related to Harry Potter....
We hope you can join us for a SILS CRADLE Talk featuring Dr. Brian Butler, University of Maryland, College of Information Science When? Friday, November 16th 12:00pm-1:00pm Manning Hall 208 Title: "...
For students to get the most of their school libraries, they first need to feel like they belong in those libraries. Unfortunately, that is not the reality for many youth of color. Research shows...
UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Assistant Professor Amelia Gibson was recently a guest on “The Measure of Everyday Life,” a weekly public radio program on WNCU featuring...
Learn how to use the new SILS audio digitization station at the two information sessions this week: Thursday, Nov. 1 at 5:00 PMFriday, Nov. 2 at 10:00 AM Manning 310 in the SILS Library stacks (Look...

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