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Oral histories at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

For the past 20 years, the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Raleigh has been recording oral histories of its members, including both long-time members and those who grew up in the congregation. They use the interviews in a variety of … Continue reading

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University Libraries Welcomes Jo Klein as Geospatial and Data Visualization Librarian

Contributed by Hollie Stevenson-Parrish Jo Klein has been hired as the geospatial and data visualization librarian and assistant professor at UNC Greensboro’s University Libraries, where she will provide consultation services and training to support the geospatial/GIS and data visualization needs … Continue reading

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University Libraries Welcomes Megan Carlton as Science Liaison Librarian

Contributed by Hollie Stevenson-Parrish Megan Carlton has joined University Libraries at UNC Greensboro as the science liaison librarian and assistant professor in the Department of Research, Outreach, and Instruction. Carlton was previously employed by the University of Alabama where she was … Continue reading

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Student Spotlight: Michelle Runyon

My name is Michelle Runyon. I recently started the MSLS program at UNC Chapel Hill focusing on archives and special collections. Prior to beginning my position at the Sallie Bingham Center at Duke University, I worked at the Archives and … Continue reading

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Exciting find at New Hanover County Public Library

Travis Souther recently came across this postcard in the Allegood Photograph Collection at the New Hanover County Public Library. The North Carolina Room actually holds both the postcard and the original photograph from which the postcard was created. The photo … Continue reading

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Updates from East Carolina University’s Laupus Health Sciences Library

Contributed by Marlena Barber The Laupus Library History Collections in Greenville, North Carolina offers books, artifacts and archival collections relevant to the history and practice of health care, primarily in eastern North Carolina. Please take a look at the new … Continue reading

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Bowman awarded archivist certification

Randall Bowman, Archivist and Assistant Librarian at the Carol Grotnes Belk Library at Elon University, successfully passed the Archival Certification Examination. The exam, administered by the Academy of Certified Archivists, ensures a standard of excellence in historical preservation and access … Continue reading

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The Country Doctor Museum

Contributed by Marlena Barber The Country Doctor Museum in Bailey, North Carolina is the oldest museum in the United States dedicated to the history of America’s rural health care and is managed today as part of the Laupus Library’s History … Continue reading

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News from the State Archives Special Collections Section

Contributed by Donna E. Kelly Effective December 3, Vann Evans was promoted into the Audiovisual Materials Archivist position, succeeding longtime employee, Kim Andersen, who retired December 1. As an Archives employee since 2006, Vann brings a wealth of knowledge and … Continue reading

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UNC Greensboro Welcomes Deborah Yun Caldwell as 2018-2020 Diversity Resident

Deborah Yun Caldwell has been appointed as the 2018-2020 Diversity Resident for UNC Greensboro’s University Libraries. Caldwell comes to UNC Greensboro from Denton, Texas. She holds a bachelor of arts in Anthropology from the University of Colorado at Boulder and … Continue reading

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