Awards and Honors

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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

Library Celebrates Seven Million Books with Rare Poetry Volume of the African Diaspora

A rare sixteenth-century book with modern resonance will become the seven-millionth volume in the library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Continue reading

Library Honors Outstanding Employees of 2013

The University Library has awarded its 2013 Outstanding Employee Award to Beth Ramos of the Library Personnel Office. Honorable mentions went to Kristina Spurgin of E-Resources & Serials Management and Tim Shearer of Library & Information Technology. Continue reading

UNC and State Library of North Carolina To Bring Treasures to National Digital Library

Treasures from libraries and archives across North Carolina will soon be at the fingertips of researchers worldwide, thanks to a partnership between the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center in Wilson Library and the Digital Public Library of America. Continue reading

In Memoriam: Lynn Holdzkom

The Library is saddened to share news of the death of our recently retired colleague Lynn Holdzkom. Continue reading

Jewish Studies Collections Will Expand Thanks to Littauer Foundation Grant

A grant of $25,000 from the Lucius N. Littauer Foundation will help to build collections in the field of Jewish Studies at the UNC Libraries Continue reading

Librarian Receives Grant to Preserve Tibetan Religious Manuscripts

A librarian who helps to develop South Asian studies collections at UNC has received a major grant to preserve ancient Tibetan religious manuscripts. Continue reading

Library Student Employee Receives 2013 Spectrum Scholarship

Library student employee Barrye Brown has been selected to receive the 2013 Spectrum Scholarship from the American Library Association. Continue reading

Library Welcomes 2013-14 Associates

The UNC Library welcomes its newest class of Carolina Academic Library Associates (CALAs) for the 2013-2014 academic year. Continue reading

UNC Librarian Rebecca Vargha Named Fellow of Special Libraries Association

UNC librarian Rebecca Vargha has been named a Fellow of the Special Libraries Association (SLA). Continue reading

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