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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. The fair is designed to highlight the work of our master’s and...
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...
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...

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