Author: Emily Jack

2018 Wilson Special Collections Library Summer Visiting Research Fellows

Rainbow over Wilson Library, photo by Randy Mullis

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Wilson Special Collections Library is pleased to announce the inaugural class of our Summer Visiting Research Fellowship Program. (Photo by Randy Mullis.)

Thank you, graduating Wilson Library student employees!

Maya Brooks and Wesley Thompson working on exhibits in the North Carolina Collection Gallery

Thanks and congratulations to the 28 Wilson Library student employees who are graduating this year.

Wikipedia edit-a-thon April 12: NC Heritage Award Winners

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Wilson reading room changes May 7-11

Text that reads "reading room changes" over photo of a reading room

The week of May 7 to May 11, the fourth-floor reading room will be closed. All collection materials will be available in the second-floor reading room.

Iconic Photos of the South Made New Through Digitization

Wootten photo before and after clean-up. Photo of people gathering tulips.

Photographs by pioneering North Carolina photographer Bayard Wootten have been given new life thanks to author Jerry Cotten and the University Libraries’ Digital Production Center.

Lecture: “Something Happening Here: The Long 1968 in the US and the World”

Detail of Donald Reid lecture flyer showing archival image of protest in Berlin circa 1968

Carolina history professor Donald Reid will discuss the milieu of a transformative year. In conjunction with the exhibition “Sounds of ’68: Revolution in the Air.”