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*Due to the possibility of inclement weather, the talk and workshop with Jessie Daniels have been CANCELED. Organizers are working to reschedule Dr. Daniels’ visit for March 23-24 and will send out...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) recently awarded $1,000 scholarships to three information science majors: Solomon Duncan, Laura Haller, and Rachel Head. SILS annually confers...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) invites nominations and applications for the Louis Round Wilson Distinguished Professorship. This tenured, full professor appointment honors...
Javed Mostafa, Director of the Carolina Health Informatics Program (CHIP), and CHIP core faculty member Saif Khairat were recently featured on Focus Carolina, a program on WCHL radio that highlights...
As businesses, nonprofits, and government organizations increasingly rely on data for decision-making, the demand for “data capable” employees is growing dramatically. Not only are dedicated data...
Students must be nominated by their department in order to apply for the Certificate in Applied Data Science (CADS) program. Enrollment of undergraduate students is currently limited to those...
Prerequisites As a prerequisite for admission to the Certificate in Applied Data Science (CADS) program, students must earn a B or higher in the following courses, or demonstrate equivalent knowledge...
The Parr Center for Ethics will host a talk by UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Assistant Professor Amelia Gibson on Wednesday, March 4, from 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM in Dey Hall’s Toy...
For the two years, Robert Allen, SILS alumna Sarah Almond (MSLS '19), and their colleagues in the Community Histories Workshop have worked to recover the material history of the state’s first longest...
*As a precautionary measure to help prevent the spread of coronavirus COVID-19, SILS has decided to postpone the 2020 Kilgour Lecture with Arvind Narayanan and the CITAP panel "Free Speech, Paid...
*As a precautionary measure to help prevent the spread of coronavirus COVID-19, SILS has decided to postpone the 2020 Kilgour Lecture with Arvind Narayanan and the CITAP panel "Free Speech, Paid...
In her latest column for The Atlantic, UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Associate Professor Zeynep Tufekci argues that China’s increased use of surveillance and censorship may...
UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) faculty members David Gotz and Yue “Ray” Wang have been awarded over $200,000 in grant funding to develop a system that will allow users to bring...
Meredith R. Evans, Director of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum in Atlanta, will give the keynote address at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s 2020 Doctoral Hooding...
Meredith R. Evans, Director of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum in Atlanta, will give the keynote address at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s 2020 Doctoral Hooding...
*As a precautionary measure to help prevent the spread of coronavirus COVID-19, SILS has decided to postpone the 2020 Steinfirst Lecture until the spring of 2021.* Author, librarian, and UNC School...
Click on the links below for answers to specific questions, or read all the Q&As in order. What will I gain from the Certificate in Applied Data Science? Who is eligible to pursue the Certificate...
Important Dates Pre-Registration Advising Week: March 30-April 3 Registration begins: April 6 Classed begin: August 18 Last Day to Late Register: August 24 Labor Day Holiday: September 7 Masters Comp...
Faculty, staff, and administrators at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) are staying in close contact with University officials and leaders in other schools and departments...
In her latest op-ed for the New York Times, UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Associate Professor Zeynep Tufekci explains why telling people they didn't need masks to protect...
Carolina students facing financial hardships because of the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak can apply for assistance through the Carolina Student Impact Fund. The fund helps students who budgeted...
In her latest contribution to The Atlantic, UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) Associate Professor Zeynep Tufekci explains that the COVID-19 crisis engulfing the United States is...
EPA Library Director Anthony Holderied will host an EPA Library Internship Information Session for enrolled SILS students on Monday, March 30, from 5:30 – 6:00 p.m. via Zoom. To join the session,...
The Parr Center for Ethics is excited to host a Zoom event featuring Dr. Jim Thomas of Gillings School for Global Public Health. This talk, "Ethical Pandemic Control," combines Dr. Thomas' two...
See what's new with some fellow SILS alumni through these spotlight Q&A's from the SILS Alumni Association (SILSAA), originally shared through the SILS alumni listserv. Hillary Fox MSLS, Class of...

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