Month: September 2017

Middle Schoolers Help Transcribe, Digitize Rare Historical Newspapers

Library Journal profiles a group of Wilmington, NC, 8th graders who had an encounter with history, thanks in part to the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center at UNC’s Wilson Library.

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Between Midnight and Day: The Photography of Dick Waterman

Black and white photo of Janis Joplin

Images of some of the greatest musical performers of the last half-century will be on view in Wilson Library through December 22, 2017.

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Learn WordPress, Illustrator, InDesign with SkillfUL Workshops This Week

Come learn a new technology skill at the R.B. House Undergraduate Library. From graphic design, to web publishing, to programming, data visualization, and more, SkillfUL Tech has you covered.

In Memoriam: Greg Klaiber

The longtime manager of the Digital Media Lab in the Undergraduate Library passed away this weekend following an illness. The Library remembers a smart, caring, funny colleague who made a difference at Carolina and in the music world.

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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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An Insider’s History of the North Carolina State Fair

Wesley Wyatt has managed the North Carolina State Fair since 1997, and has been involved with the fair for more than 40 years. On Tuesday, he will share his memories and talk about the challenges of running one of the Tar Heel state’s most iconic events.