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Dear Future Me: Son of UNC Library Employee Receives Carolina Family Scholarship

Joanneke Elliott’s son Thomas will use the $2,000 need-based scholarship made available by the UNC Employee Forum to further his studies at Carolina. Continue reading

Be Inspired With Carolina’s Nobel Laureates

Join Chancellor Carol Folt and Carolina’s two Nobel Laureates for a special event in Davis Library on April 13. Continue reading

Banned Books Trading Cards (Collect ’em all!)

Six UNC libraries will be distributing banned books trading cards from the Chapel Hill Public Library during Banned Books Week (Sept. 27 – Oct. 3). Continue reading

1,665 Books for Pediatric Cancer Patients … Thanks to You!

This week, volunteers from the University Libraries Diversity Programming and Education Committee wrapped up the 2014 book drive for the Book Fairy with a delivery of 1,665 books. Continue reading

Book Drive For Pediatric Cancer Patients is Underway

UNC Libraries and campus partners will collect new and gently used children’s books through Dec. 4 for patients at the UNC Pediatric Oncology Clinic. Continue reading

Biting into Books at UNC Library’s First Annual Edible Book Contest

UNC Library indulged its appetite for books by inviting the UNC and local communities to submit tasty creations in its first annual Edible Book Contest April 11. Continue reading

Book Drive Easily Tops 10,000-Book Goal

More than three thousand books collected for pediatric cancer patients at UNC this year bring the five-year book drive total to 12,691. Continue reading

Book Drive Seeks 10,000th Book for UNC Pediatric Cancer Patients

UNC Libraries and campus partners are now collecting children’s books for the Book Fairy, an organization that donates books to the Pediatric Oncology Clinic at the North Carolina Children’s Hospital. Continue reading

Wilson Library’s Durant Bible To Be Part of Chancellor Folt’s Installation

The 414-year-old Durant Bible from the North Carolina Collection will have a starring role in the installation of UNC Chancellor Carol Folt on Oct. 12. Continue reading

Library Exam-Week Activities Promote Balance, Fun

Therapy dogs, stories, book-making, meditation, and more. UNC Libraries can help bring balance to the stress of exam weeks. Continue reading

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