Special Collections

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Alumna Florence Fearrington Gives $5 Million to Wilson Special Collections Library

Her gift is the largest ever made to the UNC-Chapel Hill libraries Continue reading

Wilson Library Launches UNC T-Shirt Archive

Don’t just wear your favorite Carolina t-shirt. Share it! Continue reading

Wilson Library Reading Room Closed Sept. 21 – Sept. 23

The Grand Reading Room will be closed for floor cleaning. Continue reading

Appointments: Music Cataloging Librarian; Assistant University Archivist for Records Management and Electronic Records; Head of the Joseph C. Sloane Art Library

The Library welcomes Monica Figueroa, Jessica Venlet, and Alice Whiteside. Continue reading

An Evening with David Massengill, September 15

Folk singer, songwriter, and storyteller David Massengill will perform September 15 in Wilson Library. Continue reading

The Presidents in the Library: from Washington to Obama

Every U.S. President as represented in UNC’s Wilson Special Collections Library. Continue reading

Start the Year a Step Ahead: Library Tours Week of Aug. 22

Free tours take the mystery out of UNC’s libraries. Continue reading

Appointments: Assistant Curator and Collection Development Librarian for the North Carolina Collection; Data Visualization Services Librarian; Director of Library Development

The Library welcomes John Blythe, Lorin Bruckner, and Dwain Teague. Continue reading

Gospel Singer Mary Williams to Offer “Aural History Tour” July 17

Free program allows participants to learn about American history through music, including spirituals, protest songs, and gospel music. Continue reading

Appointments: Program Coordinator and Digital Projects Librarian for the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center

Lisa Gregory and Kristen Merryman began their appointments July 1 at the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center. Continue reading