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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

Library Launches Fourth Book Drive for Pediatric Cancer Patients

Update: This year’s total: 2,650 2,870 books. Thank you, everyone! For the fourth consecutive year, UNC’s libraries are partnering with campus departments to collect children’s books for the Book Fairy, an organization that donates books to the Pediatric Oncology Clinic at UNC Hospitals. The drive will run Nov. 2 through Dec. 6, 2012. All new … Continue reading

Campus Road Closures Saturday, Apr. 21

Many campus roads will be closed on Sat., April 21 for the running of the Tar Heel 10 Miler. Campus libraries will remain open on a regular schedule, but parking and driving on campus will be limited. Continue reading

Researching and Preserving African American Family History To Be Focus of Apr. 14 Workshop

Researching and preserving African American family history will be the topic of a workshop at Wilson Library on Saturday, Apr. 14. Continue reading

Duke University Library Hours to Change

The libraries at Duke University have announced a change in hours for non-Duke users. Continue reading

UNC Library Events for Spring 2012

The University Library and Friends of the Library announce our Spring 2012 events calendar. Unless otherwise noted, Library events take place in Wilson Library on the UNC campus and are free and open to the public. The concert on March 13 requires ticket purchase from the Carolina Union and will take place in the Great … Continue reading

Winter Stories Program Dec. 8 for Children of All Ages

The 19th Winter Stories program or music and tales for children of all ages will take place in Wilson Library on Dec. 8. Continue reading