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The Bachelor of Science in Information Science (BSIS) can prepare you for an exciting career in a rapidly-expanding field. As an information science major, you’ll study the creation and management of...
Senior Honors Thesis An honors program is available to IS majors who have demonstrated their ability to perform distinguished work. The Honors Thesis allows exceptional students in the undergraduate...
The UNC School of Information and Library Science (SILS) is one of the top-ranked schools of library and information studies in the nation. The information systems minor is designed for undergraduate...
Information Systems Minor Requirements The undergraduate minor in Information Systems requires that students earn 15 credits of approved courses, receiving C grades or higher. Students enrolled in...
In honor of Martin Luther King Day, UNC will hold a celebration comprised of events designed to commemorate the ideas and contributions of Martin Luther King, Jr. The highlight of the celebration...
Keynote presenter, John Palfrey, vice dean, Library and Information Resources and Henry N. Ess III Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, and faculty co-director of the Berkman Center on the...
Ruth Palmquist, long-time SILS adjunct faculty member, has received a Web-based Information Science Education (WISE) Faculty of the Year Award for Excellence in Online Education in 2009! The award is...
Patrick Herron, SILS alumnus (MSIS 2006) and research analyst and technologist for the Jenkins Chair for New Technologies in Society at Duke University, has been published in a wide variety of places...
Among those attending the DigCCurr II Winter Institute, were, clockwise from top, Jake Carlson, Data Research Scientist at Purdue University; Dianne Dietrich, Research Data & Metadata Librarian...
Two SILS master’s students are the recipients of the Elfreda Chatman Fund Award, an award given to master’s students who demonstrate creative and scholarly vision in their research proposals. This...
The School of Information and Library Science and the Department of Information Studies, University College London invite you on a journey to the literary, academic and cultural capital of England!...
Dr. Gary Marchionini, Cary C. Boshamer Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has been appointed dean of the School of Information and Library Science. The University’s...
JMP SILS lab computers are updated yearly with JMP statistical software.  In order to install JMP on a personal computer UNC students must first obtain a JMP license at https://software.unc.edu/jmp...
This year’s E.J. Josey Scholarship Committee selected SILS doctoral student Alice Etim’s essay, “Following in the footsteps of Dr. E. J. Josey: LIS Professionals Collaborating to Fix the Digital...
Dr. Cecilia Aragon will be on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus Thursday, Feb. 11th to present, "A Tale of Two Online Communities: Fostering Collaboration and Creativity in...
Dr. Jamshid Beheshti, principal investigator of "A Virtual Reality interface for children's Web portals" will visit the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Thursday, Feb. 18 to present "...
Isaac Gerstenzang, corporate director of E-Commerce at Destination Hotels & Resorts will present, "Use of Web Site Presence and Social Media for Integrated Marketing Strategy in the Enterprise,"...
Feb. 8, 2010 — Be part of one of the fastest growing fields in the nation. Apply for the Bachelor of Science in Information Science (BSIS) program at the School of Information and Library Science at...
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The Institute for the Arts and Humanities (IAH), part of the College of Arts and Sciences, will present CHAT (Collaborations: Humanities, Arts & Technology), a digital arts and humanities...
 WWW2010, the 19th International World Wide Web conference is fast approaching. Early registration for the conference will end next week on February 18. Register now for discounts! The WWW2010 local...
Disestablishmentarianism is the title of SILS graduate student Mike Nutt’s visual memoir project, which was selected by a jury for this year’s CHAT Festival Student Media Gallery. CHAT (...
Dr. Rick Wash will be on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus Monday, February 22 to present, "Socio-Technical Influences on Behavior in Social Media." The presentation, which is...
A panel discussion comprised of SILS alumni will be held Thursday, Feb. 25 at 6 p.m. in Manning Hall room 208. The presentation, which is sponsored by the SILS student chapter of the American Society...
Oksana Zavalina will be on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus Monday, March 1, 2010 to present, "Collection-level Subject Access: Metadata Application and Use." The presentation,...

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