Special Collections

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Maria R. Estorino to Lead Wilson Special Collections Library

Estorino will become director of the Louis Round Wilson Library and associate University librarian for special collections, effective January 1, 2017. Continue reading

Thank You, Florence Fearrington—For a Transformational Gift to Wilson Library

Video! A generous gift to Wilson Library will benefit Tar Heels for generations. Today, we say, “Thank you!” Continue reading

Video: Hinman Collator: Compare, Contrast, Create

This refurbished machine provides new ways to study rare texts at UNC’s Wilson Library. Continue reading

Appointments: Undergraduate Teaching and Learning Librarian; Assistant Conservator for Special Collections

The University Library welcomes Dayna Durbin and Rebecca Smyrl. Continue reading

Carolina Bluegrass Summit, Nov. 11-12

Event to feature workshops, lectures, panels, and a concert by the Grammy Award-winning Steep Canyon Rangers. Continue reading

Politics Past, Present, Future… Exhibits and Resources at the UNC Library

To end the election season: Two exhibits, a resource guide, and a call for help from the UNC Library. Continue reading

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

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