Awards and Honors

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Innovative Library Projects Receive Start-Up Funding through 2014 Innovation Grants

Eight UNC librarians will develop new services thanks to the 2014 Innovation Grants they have received. Continue reading

Four Receive Student Employee Appreciation Awards from UNC Library

The UNC Library recognized Landon James ’14, Libby Livingston ’15, Alex Smith ’15, and Kyree Tittle ’14 as the first recipients of the Student Employee Appreciation Award on May 13, 2014. Continue reading

Library Welcomes 2014-15 Associates

The UNC Library welcomes its newest class of Carolina Academic Library Associates (CALAs) for the 2014-2015 academic year. Continue reading

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 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

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