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EPA Internship

Ms. Susan Forbes is going to visit the School of Library and Information Sciences  on March 29 and talk about the EPA library internship at 5:30, followed by a talk on EPA/federal libraries at 6:00





Apply for ANCHASL Scholarship for Spring 2016 Meeting and C.E. course “Data Visualization”

Please consider applying for one of the scholarships that the Association of North Carolina Health and Science Libraries (ANCHASL) is offering to support an upcoming meeting: the ANCHASL 2016 Spring Meeting and C.E. course “Data Visualization,” which will take place on Friday, April 15, 2016 at Duke University in Durham, NC.


The ANCHASL Board has authorized the Scholarship Committee to award up to four scholarships for this meeting and C.E. The award will cover your registration and part of your travel expenses. Recipients with a short commute will receive an award of $75. In order to encourage participation by those members living more than 90 miles from the meeting location, an additional $100 will be made available to them for travel costs, for an award amount of $175.


To be eligible, you must live or work in North Carolina and be a member of ANCHASL.  Not an ANCHASL member?  Don’t let that stop you! Join now!
For more information, consult the ANCHASL membership page at http://www.anchasl.org/member.shtml.
To apply, complete the attached application form and return it to me by the end of the day (midnight) on Friday, March 25, 2016. (The application is also available on the ANCHASL Scholarship Committee Web site, in case the attachment gets stripped from this e-mail message.) We’ll notify scholarship recipients by Thursday, March 31.

Congratulations Dr. Mayo!

Congratulations to SLIS professor Kim Mayo on being nominated for the Teacher of the Year award at Riverside High School in Durham!  Join us in celebrating & thanking Dr. Mayo for her  excellence!

Congratulations to Alumnus Kelvin Watson!

Please join the SLIS in offering our huge congratulations to Alumnus kelvin Watson upon his receiving the first Ernest A. DiMattia Jr Award for Innovation and Service to Community and Profession.

SLIS awarded IMLS grant!

The School of Library and Information Sciences at North Carolina Central University has received a prestigious grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)


SLIS Faculty awarded Development grants

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Joseph Meloche and Dr. Patrick Roughen for each having their “exemplary professional development proposals” selected to receive development grants from the University!

May 2017 Graduation Application Deadline – January 27, 2017

The deadline for submitting the Application for Graduation to the School of Library and Information Sciences for the May 2017 term is January 27, 2017.

If you are planning to graduate in May, please meet with your advisor to review your application for graduation for the May 2017 Commencement.  Please fill out the graduation application form with your advisor signature and any supporting documents for course substitutions.  You are required to complete the signed form and submit it to the SLIS Dean’s Office and Ms. Keondra Bailey by Friday January 27, 2017 at 5:00 pm.


        Do not send the application form to the Office of the Registrar. Make sure you sign the form and include your area of concentration and the name of your advisor.