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Innovation Grants Help Librarians Tap Into Creativity, Research

Recipients will pursue projects to foster digital health research, manage biomedical data, and host resource nights at residence halls. Continue reading

Library Report Highlights Three Years of Progress

The UNC Library has issued a 2013-2016 progress report, showcasing key programs and initiatives related its strategic plan. 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

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

University Librarian Sarah Michalak Will Retire Dec. 31

Michalak has been UNC’s library director since 2004, leading the Library into a new era of technology-based services. 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

North Carolina Collection’s Bob Anthony Is “Tar Heel of the Week”

The News & Observer has named Bob Anthony, Curator of the North Carolina Collection in Wilson Library, as its “Tar Heel of the Week“: The brittle pages of an old book hold more than words – they are a tangible link to the past, a chance to imagine the hands that turned them decades or … Continue reading

Appointment: Nandita Mani to Direct UNC Health Sciences Library

Mani will begin July 1 as Director of the Health Sciences Library and Associate University Librarian for the Health Sciences. Continue reading

Seven Students Join Library Associates Program in 2016-17

Congratulations to the newest class of CALAs, and best wishes to our 2016 graduates! Continue reading

UNC Librarian Tim Shearer Receives SILS Distinguished Alumni Award

Tim, UNC’s Director of Library and Information Technology, accepted the award during the SILS commencement on May 8. Continue reading