Digital Library

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Bill Friday: In His Own Words

An exhibit in Wilson Library celebrates the life and words of former UNC System President Bill Friday. Online and campus components help tell the story. Continue reading

Appointment Announcement: Digital Projects Librarian for NC Digital Heritage Center

Lisa Gregory has been appointed Digital Projects Librarian for the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center. Continue reading

A Century of North Carolina City Directories Now Online

Historic North Carolina city directories from 64 counties are now online. The 939 digitized volumes from the years 1860 through 1963 provide a wealth of information about the state’s population and business history. Continue reading

UNC Library Has a New Website!

The UNC Library is proud to share a completely redesigned website at http://library.unc.edu Continue reading

Preview: New Libraries Website

Watch a video preview of the new UNC Libraries website, scheduled to go live Aug. 5. Continue reading

Water in UNC History is Topic of New Virtual Exhibit

A new online exhibit, Water at UNC-Chapel Hill, explores the role that water has played in the history of the University. Continue reading

Appointments: Head of Special Collections Research & Instructional Services; Manuscripts Digitization Project Librarian

Jason Tomberlin is the new Head of Special Collections Research and Instructional Services at the Wilson Special Collections Library. Laruen Menges is Manuscripts Digitization Project Librarian. Continue reading

Event Seeks to Improve Wikipedia Articles on History of African Americans in N.C.

UNC’s first Wikipedia Edit-a-thon will take place on April 14. The topic will be African-American history in North Carolina. Continue reading

Library Partners with BioMed Central to Archive Faculty Research

Journal articles by UNC researchers who publish in BioMed Central are now automatically archived in the Library’s Carolina Digital Repository. Continue reading

Oxford E-Books Come to UNC Libraries through Innovative Deal

Thousands of scholarly e-books are coming to UNC thanks to a groundbreaking pilot project between Oxford University Press and the Triangle Research Libraries Network. Continue reading

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