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Prospective students can get a better idea of what it’s like to major in information science at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) by watching a series of videos now available...
All students, faculty, and staff of the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) are invited to submit nominations for the 2019 Deborah Barreau Award for Teaching Excellence. SILS will...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) will host the fifth annual SILS Project Fair on Wednesday, April 17. Visit the project fair’s website for more information and to register by...
Daniel Russell, Google Senior Research Scientist for Search Quality and User Happiness in Mountain View, will deliver a talk titled “The Joy of Finding Out:  Adventures in Teaching People How to...
SILS faculty members gave brief talks on their teaching, research interests, and projects on Sept. 28 as part of SILS’ first 5-Minute Madness event. You can watch the talks on the SILS YouTube...
Sarah Beth Nelson’s dissertation is titled: “Coming Out of Our Shells: Safety and Vulnerability in Reality Storytelling.” In it, she takes an ethnographic approach to explore an Atlanta, Georgia...
The Joy of Finding Out:  Adventures in Teaching People How to Search Abstract:  I've been teaching people how to be more effective online researchers for the past decade.  In that time, I've taught...
We will review how to prepare for the exam, take a look at a set of sample questions, and go over how the exam will be administered. If you still need to sign up for the exam, fill out the comp exam...
We will review how to prepare for the exam, take a look at a set of sample questions, and go over how the exam will be administered. If you still need to sign up for the exam, fill out the comp exam...
As part of the 2019 CEDI Lecture Series, guest lecturers Melissa Green and Jim Tignor will discuss planning for assistive technology on Feb. 14 from 2:00-3:30 pm in Manning 014. Melissa Green is a...
Interested in our prague summer seminar? Grab your lunch and meet with Dr. Megan Winget, the Prague Seminar faculty lead, to learn more about it! Click here for seminar description.
Christopher “Cal” Lee, Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), has been selected for the Institute for the Arts and Humanities Academic Leadership Program (ALP) for...
Reception at 4:30 p.m. | Program at 5:30 p.m. The presidencies of Edward Kidder Graham and his successor, Harry Woodburn Chase, transformed the University of North Carolina from a small state...
Exhibition opening with lecture by Cheryl Thurber  Performance by Rising Star Fife and Drum  Reception at 5:30 p.m. | Program at 6 p.m.  Wilson Library, Pleasants Family Assembly Room  During the...
SILS has signed up with Microsoft Dev Tools for Teaching to provide select Microsoft software and training materials to SILS students at no cost. To be eligible, you must be a SILS degree student or...
Interested in how NC residency for tuition purposes works? Join us for a little residency 101! We will go over how it works and answer any questions you might have.  
In her most recent column in Wired, UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Associate Professor Zeynep Tufekci discusses how the loss of credibility in the online era has created a need...
Alumni and friends are invited to join the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) in San Francisco on March 14 for an engaging evening of conversation and networking. SILS Dean Gary...
Amelia Gibson, Assistant Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), recently talked with Focus on Carolina, a WCHL radio program, for a two-part segment about her research...
Two students from the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) have been awarded scholarships to attend the 2019 Managing Electronic Records (MER) Conference. Miana Breed, Master of...
Cal Lee, Professor at UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) and editor of American Archivist, recently talked with the Archives in Context podcast, sharing his vision for the journal,...
Create an edible literary masterpiece and enter the most delicious contest of the year. The event will begin at 12:00pm. Judging will take place at 1:30, and the feast will commence around 1:45....
We hope you can join us for a SILS CRADLE Talk featuring Elaine Westbrooks, Vice Provost of University Libraries and University Librarian at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. When?...
As part of the 2019 CEDI Lecture Series, guest lecturer Kim Tizzard will present her talk on Understanding Autism and Planning for Autistic Community Members on Feb. 28, 2019, 2-3 pm in Manning 014....
As part of the 2019 CEDI Lecture Series, guest lecturers Stephanie S. Rosen and Kate Deibel will present Library Accessibility on March 7, 2019, 2-3 pm in Manning 014. Lectures are open to the public...

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