Special Collections

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Library Winter Break and Intersession Hours

Most UNC campus libraries will close at 5 or 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 13, 2013 and will be open on limited schedules through Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. Continue reading

Library Phones and Numbers Will Change Dec. 9

On Monday, Dec. 9, expect temporary disruptions to UNC Library telephone numbers. As part of the University’s transition to a Voice over IP (VoIP) system, Library telephones will change over that day. Continue reading

“Cold but Cuddly” Winter Stories for Children of All Ages Dec. 5

Storytellers and musicians will entertain children of all ages at UNC Friends of the Library’s 21st annual Winter Stories program on Dec. 5 in Wilson Library. 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

Appointment: Special Collections and Humanities Cataloger

Elizabeth McCraw is now Special Collections and Humanities Cataloger at the Wilson Special Collections Library. Continue reading

UNC Librarian to Lead Copyright Webinar

Anne Gilliland, Scholarly Communications Officer at the UNC Library, will lead a free online webinar “Copyright & Fair Use 101″ on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. Continue reading

Tar Heels vs. Cavaliers . . . In the Archives

Great football moments from UNC’s past will come to the screen with an encore showing of Gridiron Glory in WIlson Library before the UNC-Virginia game. Continue reading

Appointment: Middle Eastern Cataloger

Denise Soufi is the UNC Library’s Middle Eastern Cataloger, effective November 1. Continue reading

UNC and State Library of North Carolina To Bring Treasures to National Digital Library

Treasures from libraries and archives across North Carolina will soon be at the fingertips of researchers worldwide, thanks to a partnership between the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center in Wilson Library and the Digital Public Library of America. Continue reading

Southern Scenery in 3D: 19th-Century Stereographic Photography

The Wilson Library exhibit explores the popular 19th- and 20th-century practice of stereographic photography. The technique gives the impression of a three-dimensional image. Continue reading

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