Tag: Special Collections

#ColorOurCollections Returns

Detail of a historic drawing of angels holding a globe, from the North Carolina Collection

Pull out the crayons, download our coloring book and add your own creative touch to rare prints and drawings from UNC’s libraries.

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Apply Now: 2018 Summer Research Fellowships at Wilson Library

Hands flipping through books on a table.

Fellowships of up to $1,250 will support intensive, innovative, and impactful research use of special collections at UNC’s Wilson Library.

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Appointment: Special Collections Cataloger

Sarah Hoover newly appointed to the libraries

The Library welcomes Sarah Hoover as special collections cataloger.

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Oral Histories of Veterans Enrich Library Collections

Photograph of Bryan Giemza, Credit Grant Halverson.

From the Carolina Alumni Review: When Jim White ’71 was teaching, his high school students hated the idea of interviewing war veterans — until they tried it. Now those tapes are part of the Southern Historical Collection at UNC’s Wilson Library.

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Library Loans Rare Items to Smithsonian

Photograph of Smithsonian exhibition with photograph on loan from WIlson Library.

Two documents and two photographs from UNC’s Wilson Special Collections Library are part of the “Slavery and Freedom” exhibition at the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C.

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Transforming Gifts: How Donors Have Built the Special Collections at Wilson Library

Wilson Special Collections Library celebrates the generosity of donors in an exhibition on view through January 7, 2018.

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