Category: Spotlight

Remembering Dr. Joe Hewitt

Detail of painting of Joe Hewitt

Dr. Joe A. Hewitt, University Librarian Emeritus at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, died at home in Durham on December 19, 2018. Hewitt, a former Morehead Scholar, worked at Carolina’s libraries as a student and then as a librarian beginning in 1973. He was the Library’s director from 1993 until his retirement in 2004.

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Westbrooks sees University Libraries as a Catalyst for Change

Elaine Westbrooks

University Librarian Elaine Westbrooks knows she has one of the best jobs on campus. The University Gazette explains why.

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Find Finals Harmony during Week of Balance in the University Libraries

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Feeling the finals pressure? We’ve got your back with therapy animals, coffee breaks, yoga, crafting, games and more to bring your stress levels down.

Mosaic Fellow Nadia Clifton Completes Rare Book Internship at Libraries

Nadia Clifton

The program, sponsored by the Association of Research Libraries and Society of American Archivists, promotes much-needed diversity in the archives and special collections workforce.

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UNC Greensboro Students Receive Unique Archival Training at Carolina

Allison Cruse, Monique LeBlanc, and Nadia Clifton

Allison Cruse and Monique LeBlanc spent a week inventorying an archival theater collection and preparing it for use at the Wilson Special Collections Library.

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Health Sciences Library Director Joins Delegation to China

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Dr. Nandita Mani joined a delegation to Fudan University in late 2017. She also presented a paper at the inaugural Chinese-American Medical Library forum in Shanghai.

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