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One Million Scans and Counting in UNC’s Wilson Library

An ambitious mass digitization project reaches a major milestone. Continue reading

UNC campus libraries reopening

Some libraries operating on reduced schedules following water emergency. Continue reading

Beat Dook! Librarians Launch Wikipedia Challenge

UNC and Duke libraries go head-to-head in Wikipedia challenge with a sweet prize. Continue reading

World on Fire in Flames of Blood: Narratives of the Russian Revolution

Wilson Library exhibition examines the events of 1917 and their immediate aftermath. Continue reading

Remembering Dr. Oliver Smithies

The Nobel winner had worked with UNC Library to digitize his research notebooks. Continue reading

WRAL Features Wilson Library’s Durant Bible

The Tar Heel Travel takes a look at a 400-year-old rarity from UNC’s special collections. Continue reading

QUIZ: Which UNC Library Are You?

Late night at the UL? Or classic tradition at Wilson? Take our quiz to find the UNC Library that matches your personality. Continue reading

Thank You, Florence Fearrington—For a Transformational Gift to Wilson Library

Video! A generous gift to Wilson Library will benefit Tar Heels for generations. Today, we say, “Thank you!” Continue reading

Video: Hinman Collator: Compare, Contrast, Create

This refurbished machine provides new ways to study rare texts at UNC’s Wilson Library. Continue reading

Smithies Notebooks Go Digital

The Library has digitized 150 notebooks that Nobel Laureate Oliver Smithies used to document his research. Continue reading

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