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The Carolina Health Informatics Program along with the UNC Health Sciences Library invites you to participate in the second part of a two-part series intended to help health informatics students and...
All students, faculty, and staff of the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) are invited to submit nominations for the 2021 Deborah Barreau Award for Teaching Excellence. SILS will...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) has been awarded a federal contract to continue operating the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Research Triangle Park (RTP) Library...
Registration for the Virtual London Seminar is Now Open! The 2021 seminar will be held May 24 - June 4 from 10am – 2pm EST Open to UNC and non-UNC students Are you interested in the treasures of...
In recent columns for The Atlantic, Zeynep Tufekci, Associate Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), examines mistakes made by public health officials and the media...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) is planning its first ever virtual commencement ceremony. We will be recognizing both our 2020 and 2021 graduates on Thursday, May 13, at 7:00...
Researchers and affiliates of the Carolina’s Center for Information, Technology, and Public Life (CITAP) will join other experts from around the world for the first annual conference of the Platform...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) and Center for Information, Technology, and Public Life (CITAP) congratulate SILS Associate Professor Zeynep Tufekci on joining the Craig...
The Carolina Health Informatics Program (CHIP) will host the Analytics and Machine-Learning in Maternal-Health Intervention (AMMI) virtual conference on April 15-16, 2021. The AMMI conference will...
The Center for Information, Technology, and Public Life (CITAP) recently published a Critical Disinformation Studies syllabus to prompt disinformation researchers to rethink many of the assumptions...
On Tuesday, March 30, the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) will once again join other units across campus for GiveUNC, a one-day event to celebrate what makes Carolina so special...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) has again been recognized as one of the top schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. SILS tied for the #2 spot in the 2022 Best...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) is saddened to share that adjunct faculty member Stephen Frank Pearson died on March 25, 2021, at the VA Hospital in Durham, N.C. Stephen...
Gary Marchionini, Dean and Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), has been reappointed to serve as dean of the School for another five-...
Zeynep Tufekci, Associate Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), is co-author of “Ten scientific reasons in support of airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2,” published...
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Francesca Tripodi, Assistant Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), will serve as a panelist for “Truth & Denial: Searching for Information in the Digital Era,"...
Tressie McMillan Cottom, Associate Professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS), was recently a guest on The Ezra Klein Show, a podcast distributed by the New York Times. The...

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