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Hallowzine Open House at Wilson Library Oct. 31

Make a ‘zine or a button and view some of Wilson Library’s spookiest books about skeletons, ghouls, monsters and witches.

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Carolina’s Libraries Fill Gaps in “Country Music”

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Documentary filmmaker Ken Burns’ research team looked at thousands of digitized images across multiple collections that document the country music industry.

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Ten Standouts to Celebrate the Southern Folklife Collection’s First Thirty Years

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From Andy Griffith to Zilphia Horton — the SFC has been collecting the sounds and culture of the American South for three decades. Happy birthday, SFC!

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On the Move: Stories of African American Migration and Mobility

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Wilson Library exhibition examines six modes of travel and what they reveal about four centuries of African American experience

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Appointment: Special Collections Engagement Librarian for the Wilson Special Collections Library

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The Library announces the appointment of Nadia Clifton as special collections engagement librarian for the Wilson Special Collections Library.

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Beating the Heat: Surviving Summers in North Carolina Before Air Conditioning

A Wilson Library exhibition shows how North Carolinians in the late 19th and early 20th centuries kept cool during the hottest months of the year.

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