Photos: Tar Heels celebrate Davis Library’s 40th

February 19, 2024

Students pose with the Ramses mascot to have their picture taken.
Davis Library recently celebrated a major milestone: forty years since its opening on February 7, 1984. To mark the occasion, the library hosted an 80s-themed party where Tar Heels turned out to show their support and share their favorite things about Davis.

Get a glimpse of the action – or see if you can spot yourself – in photos from the event! 

Photos of the Celebration        Davis 40th “Photobooth” Photos

The Ramses mascot poses with a DJ and audio equipment.View looking down from the second floor of Davis Library. Visitors fill the first floor waiting in line and visiting event booths.Three students pose holding "Davis Library 40th" stickers and small stuffed rams with "Davis Library 40th" shirts.

A student poses for a selfie with the Ramses mascot.

Two Library Staff members work on screen-printing "Davis Library 40th" t-shirts.

Library staff help a visitor make a commemorative button.

A table is covered in cards where visitors have responded to the prompt "The Best Thing about Davis Library is..." A pair of hands can be seen writing a new card.


Photographs by HuthPhoto.