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    Paul Jones, director of ibiblio and clinical associate professor at the School of Information and Library Science and the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, has received a 2010 IBM...
Washington and Lee University announced on September 21, 2010 the appointment of SILS alumna Caroline L. Osbourne as director of the Law Library and professor of Legal Research. Osbourne has served...
SILS alumnus Luke Miller (MSIS '10) has been appointed information architect at the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) in their Online Products department. Miller primarily works with designers, developers...
Diane Kelly will lead us in a discussion of: De Jaegher, H., Di Paolo, E., & Gallagher, S. (2010). Can social interaction constitute social cognition? Trends in Cognitive Science, 14(10), 441-447...
   3rd Annual DSA Research Symposium – Friday, October 15 – 208 & 304 Manning Hall TIME PARTICIPANT NAME(S) TOPIC / TITLE FORMAT LOCATION 11:00 – 11:20 Jason Priem &...
Golbeck, J., Grimes, J.M., & Rogers, A. (2010). Twitter use by the U.S. Congress. JASIST, 61(8), 1612-1621. http://libproxy.lib.unc.edu/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/asi.21344
Abstract: Health Care is projected to reach about $4.1 trillion dollars, accounting for about 20% of US GDP in the next 4-5 years. Yet, significant imbalance exists between the size investments and...
Abstract: Raw data streams (i.e. images) extracted from storage media can play an essential role in the acquisition and management of digital collections. Creating disk images can provide proof of...
The informal brownbag discussion will feature the reading: Hale, T.M., Cotten, S.R., Drentea, P., & Goldner, M. (2010). Rural-urban differences in general and health-related internet use....
The brownbag discussion will focus on two articles: Krasnova, H., Spiekermann, S., Koroleva, K., & Hildebrand, T. (2010). Online social networks: Why we disclose. Journal of Information...
XC Collectivism Stanley J. Wilder will demonstrate the out-of-the-box interface of the eXtensible Catalog, an open –source discovery system now under development. He will discuss UNC Charlotte’s...
In keeping with longstanding University tradition, all members of the University community are invited to gather to celebrate the University’s 217th birthday on University Day, Tuesday, October 12 at...
A kick-off meeting that shared information about a joint project for Habitat for Humanity of Orange County between the School of Information and Library Science (SILS) and the University Libraries...
The School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill celebrated the appointment of the first Louis Round Wilson Distinguished Professor on Sept. 17, 2010,...
The School of Information and Library Science (SILS) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is seeking doctoral student applicants interested in Middle Eastern Studies and librarianship...
The School of Information and Library Science graduate student, Kimberly Hirsh, has been selected as a protégée for the Young Adult Library Services Association's (YALSA) new mentoring program. YALSA...
"If we did not have libraries, would anyone invent them?" was the topic of the 2010 annual Lucile Kelling Henderson Lecture held on Tuesday, October 5, 2010. The lecture, which is hosted by the...
  The Carolina Library Community building project is part of the campus-wide UNC Class of 2011 Build a Block project which is a student-led initiative to build ten houses for families of UNC staff...
Dr. Barbara Wildemuth, SILS professor and associate dean for Academic Affairs, is the recent recipient of two awards presented by the American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS...
BSIS student Justin Brinegar will present a poster at the upcoming American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) annual meeting that will be held Oct. 22-27 in Pittsburgh, PA...
The School of Information and Library Science (SILS) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill welcomed its Board of Visitors (BOV) to Chapel Hill for its fall meeting on October 4, 2010....
Laura Christopherson has been named an ASIS&T New Leaders Award Winner, joining seven other talented recipients from the U.S. and abroad who also received the honor.  Funding from the award will...
SILS Ph.D. student Javier Velasco-Martin has been invited by the Information Architecture community of Chile to give two presentations. The first will be held on October 22 at the School of...
Join us this afternoon at 4 p.m. for the UNC/Duke Joint Research Seminar. Today's presenter is Ketan Mane who will discuss " VisualDecisionLinc: A Comparative Effectiveness Approach To Advance...
On Sunday, Dec. 19th, the School of Information and Library Science (SILS) will conduct its Winter commencement ceremony and celebration for students who have completed their degree requirements....

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