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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...
For all of the latest information on awards, events, research, and news associated with the School of Information and Library Science, become a follower of SILS on Twitter. Joining is easy, and...
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,...
Chancellor Holden Thorp, President Emeritus William C. Friday and other special guests will celebrate 50 years of Carolina computing on March 18, 2010 from 2:00-3:15 p.m. in the Nelson Mandela...
Doctoral student Fred Stutzman has been awarded the Graduate Mentor Support Grant from the UNC at Chapel Hill's Office for Undergraduate Research for his excellent mentoring skills. "One of the...
– One of the most outstanding leaders in 20th century American librarianship, Dr. Edward G. Holley, died peacefully Thursday, February 18 in Durham, NC. A highly respected dean and professor at the...
Do you want to know what it's like to step out into the world of librarianship and information science after you leave the hallowed halls of Manning behind? Want to network with experienced people...
Congratulations to Dorothy (Dot) Carr Porter (MSLS '02) who on Dec. 8, 2009 gave birth to a son, Andrew Duncan Porter, in Dublin, Ireland. He was 9 lb. 9 oz and 22 inches long. Dot is the Metadata...
Ryan Shaw will be on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus Friday, March 19 to present, "Conceptualizing the Past: Historical Events and Knowledge Organization." The presentation,...
SILS graduate student, Brian D. Leaf, is one of 17 fellows selected to participate in the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) 2010 Career Enhancement Program. The ARL Career Enhancement Program,...
Dr. Susan Dumais, principal researcher and manager of the Context, Learning and User Experience for Search (CLUES) Group at Microsoft Research, will present a talk at the University of North Carolina...
All SILS students are invited to apply for a scholarship to China for an international summer camp that will be hosted by Wuhan University from July 11 to 17, 2010. The Contest of Information...
Spring break officially begins Friday, March 5 at 5 p.m. Classes resume on Monday, March 15th at 8 a.m. Have a safe and happy break!

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