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Library’s Civil War Blog Receives National Award

The Center for Research Libraries has recognized The Civil War Day by Day, which posts one document each day related to the same day of the Civil War, exactly 150 years earlier. Continue reading

Student-Curated Civil War Exhibition To Open April 24 at Wilson Library

UNC undergraduates will provide a gallery tour of the exhibition they curated as a semester-long class project. Continue reading

Meet the MakerBot: Library’s 3-D Printer at Carolina Maker Fair, April 24

The 3-D printer from the Kenan Science Library will be in action from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. as part of the Carolina Maker Fair in front of Davis Library. Continue reading

UNC Librarian Will Lead Grant To Ensure Future of Artists’ Archives in North Carolina

A grant of $491,908 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) will help a team of UNC researchers prepare future librarians and archivists to identify, organize, and care for the complex records of visual artists in North Carolina. Continue reading

Watch: Seven-Millionth Book Opens a New Library Chapter

A new video celebrates UNC Library’s seven-millionth volume and the generous giving tradition of the John Wesley and Anna Hodgin Hanes Foundation. Continue reading

Meet the UNC Librarian with an R&B Past

Fifty years ago, Jill Shires played backup when The Tams recorded their number-one hit “What Kind of Fool Do You Think I Am?” Continue reading

Student Documentary Photography Awards: Call for Proposals

The North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives in Wilson Library will make up to four awards of $1,000 each. Applications due March 31. Continue reading

Playmakers’ History Will Be Topic of April 8 Lecture

University Historian Cecelia Moore will deliver the lecture “A Model for Folk Theatre” as the 2014 Gladys Hall Coates University History Lecture. Continue reading

Dance Performance Will Celebrate Rare Poetry Volume March 29

Join Modernextenstion Dance Company and the Rare Book Collection to celebrate the 1926 Czech modernist classic “Abeceda.” Continue reading

Davis Library Elevators To Get a Lift

Outdated elevators will receive an eagerly anticipated modernization this spring and summer. Continue reading

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