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Kenan Science Library Service Disruptions

A weekend leak in Venable Hall has closed some areas of the Kenan Science Library. Continue reading

Health Sciences Library Director Carol Jenkins to Retire

Carol Jenkins, director of UNC’s Health Sciences Library, will retire June 30 after 26 years of service. Continue reading

Appointments: Electronic Records Archivist; Slavic and East European Resources; Kenan Science Information Services

Welcome to Meg Tuomala, Electronic Records Archivist; Kirill Tolpygo, Librarian for Slavic and East European Resources; and Danianne Mizzy, Head of Kenan Science Information Services. 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

Invention of Scientific Reading is Topic of Apr. 10 Lecture

Adrian Johns, University of Chicago, will deliver a lecture Apr. 10 on the topic of scientific reading. The program will take place in the Wilson Special Collections Library. Continue reading

Science Library Collections Unavailable July 18-27 for Move

The Brauer Math/Physics Library, Geological Sciences Library, and Wilson Library Science Annex will be closed July 18-22 in preparation for upcoming science libraries moves. The Kenan Science Library in Venable Hall will remain open throughout the moves. Continue reading

Science Libraries Relocations in Summer 2011

Some science libraries and services will be relocated on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus during the summer of 2011. Continue reading

Data Management Toolkit to Help NSF Grant Applicants

Beginning January 18, 2011, the National Science Foundation (NSF) will require all grant proposals to include a data management plan.The UNC Libraries’ Data Management Committee has created a Research Data Toolkit that explains the new requirements and provides guidance to UNC researchers on drafting a plan. Continue reading

Appointments: Head of Science Libraries, Original Cataloger, E-Resources Cataloger

The University Library is pleased to announce three appointments, all effective Nov. 1, 2010. Zahra Kamarei is the head of science libraries. Sara Levinson is original cataloger. Kristina Spurgin is electronic resources cataloger. Continue reading

Kenan Science Library Open House Oct. 12

The William R. Kenan Jr. Science Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will hold an open house on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010, from 4 to 5 p.m., to celebrate the library’s new home and new name. Continue reading