Adverse Weather Policy

The Libraries of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill serve the research and educational needs of UNC-Chapel Hill students and faculty. For purposes of the Adverse Weather policy, the Libraries are considered non-mandatory. The Libraries will maintain normal business hours unless the University suspends operations under Condition 2 of the Adverse Weather policy.  For information on University operations during an adverse weather event, the following resources should be used.

ADVERSE WEATHER AND EMERGENCY PHONE LINE: Call 919-843-1234 for a recorded message on the adverse weather status for the University.

ALERT CAROLINA SYSTEM: Employees and students will receive notifications regarding adverse weather operations via email and text message.

WEBSITE: Adverse weather condition levels can be found on:

RADIO: Regarding University operations and Chapel Hill buses, tune into Radio Station WNJW, 1610 am, the Travelers Information System. WUNC (91.5 FM) will also broadcast regular announcements regarding any weather-related closings.

TELEVISION: Most local television stations will report weather-related closings during severe weather events.