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Nadia Clifton demonstrates her 360-degree tour of Wilson Library at the SILS Project Fair. Nadia Clifton, who graduated from the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) on May 12, was...
David Gotz, Associate Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) and Assistant Director of the Carolina Health Informatics Program (CHIP), was recently interviewed for WCHL...
Sofía Becerra-Licha (MSLS ’12), alumna of the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), has been appointed lead archivist at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in...
Amelia Gibson, Assistant Professor in the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), gave the keynote address at the Big Ten Academic Alliance Library Conference on May 23 at the...
Through his work at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNC-G), his service to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and his involvement with professional library organizations...
Rose Timmons Dawson (MSLS '86) began her library career the same year that Martin Luther King Jr. Day became a federal holiday. Dawson created three different programs to help educate young patrons...
In a recent article for WIRED, UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Associate Professor Zeynep Tufekci highlights the ways that companies are using connectivity and embedded...
Megan Threats and Kristen Bowen, doctoral students at the UNC School of Information and Library Science, are two of the four PhD students selected from a nationwide search to co-teach modules on...
Emma Boettcher (MSIS ’16), an alumna of the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), became a media sensation in early June after her defeat of “Jeopardy!” phenomenon James Holzhauer....
Following the "Jeopardy!" win of UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) alumna Emma Boettcher (MSIS ’16), SILS Professor Paul Jones wrote an editorial for the Capitol Broadcasting...
After three years of collaboration, investigation, and development, researchers at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) have released a free online curriculum to help youth...
Students taking the INLS 582 Systems Analysis class at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) this spring worked with UNC ITS Teaching and Learning to improve the Carolina Computing...
Join the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) for a reception on August 3 during ARCHIVES*RECORDS 2019, the annual conference of the Society of American Archivists and the Council of...
For the first time, social media surpassed newspapers as a news source for Americans last year. Nine in 10 Americans say they get at least some of their news digitally, and U.S. consumers are...
Nine undergraduates spent seven weeks on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus this summer, learning about the emerging field of biomedical and health informatics (BMHI). The 2019...
Paul Jones, UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Professor, was profiled as a “Newsmaker” by American Libraries in July. In the Q&A, Jones discusses his contribution to the Lunar...
On July 22, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation announced a $50 million investment to develop a new field of research around technology’s impact on democracy, including a $5 million gift to...
Matthew Weirick Johnson (MSLS ’18), graduate of the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), has been selected as the 2019 recipient of the Pratt Severn Best Student Research Paper Award...
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill recently announced the creation of the Center for Information, Technology, and Public Life (CITAP), a new research iniatiative led by faculty from the...
8:45 to 9:30am REGISTRATION- Lobby of Manning Hall9:30-11:00am WELCOME TO SILS! – Manning 209 9:30-9:45am Dean’s Welcome Dr. Gary Marchionini, Dean 9:45am-9:55am Dr. Ron Bergquist, Associate Dean...
This welcome event brings together entering students from a wide range of disciplines to connect with each other and hear current graduate perspectives on key topics: communities of support, health...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) welcomed incoming master’s and doctoral students on Aug. 19 in Manning Hall. Students gathered in Manning 209, the building’s largest...
In observance of Labor Day, no classes will be held and most offices will be closed. Visit the registrar's event calendar for more important dates for the fall semester.
Save the date for the 2019 Lucille Kelling Henderson Lecture on Friday, Sept. 13. Technology entrepreneur, innovator, and futurist Nova Spivack will speak at the Carolina Club beginning at 10:00am....
David Gotz, UNC School of Information and Library Science Associate Professor and Carolina Health Informatics Program Assistant Director, has been selected as a 2019-20 RTIUx Scholar. Dr. David Gotz...

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