Elaine L Westbrooks

Elaine L Westbrooks

@UNC_Librarian

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University Librarian, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, bibliophile, jazz lover, OA proponent, gardener, bowler, hole in one golfer, Steeler Nation

Chapel Hill, NC
Joined on February 03, 2008
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Readers seeking books and other items from @UNCLibrary are now able to place requests online and pick up library materials outdoors. The contactless pickup service is the first step in the University Libraries’ phased re-entry plan. Read more ⤵️ #UNC https://t.co/3vMeu7D5QD

Quoted @OCNCarts

Our Human Museum: Join our amazing NC Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green tomorrow, 5pm for an interactive live session about how what we keep keeps us. Hosted by @NCArtsCouncil & @USOofNC. ⭐https://t.co/tg77cKWOg9 https://t.co/sruS8GnA9V

Our Human Museum: Join our amazing NC Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green tomorrow, 5pm for an interactive live session about how what we keep keeps us. Hosted by @NCArtsCouncil & @USOofNC.

⭐https://t.co/tg77cKWOg9 https://t.co/sruS8GnA9V

Worth your time 👇🏼 https://t.co/Hvi2xObC2M

Guatemala’s National Police archive helped prosecute numerous officials for their roles in the country’s civil war. Now shuttered, its history illustrates the role of archives in protecting democracy. https://t.co/L4XiiZruNS

A Case for Continued Strategic Investments by Research Libraries to Advance Research and Learning https://t.co/jH3aLFOPea

Quoted @AmeliaNGibson

Pleased to share this piece I wrote with @rchancell @LibraryNicole @readingspark @bejoyfulbeth and @yasmeen_azadi, briefly documenting our response to LIS' handling of "The Moment," some of our concerns as FOC, and some things we might want to consider. https://t.co/qQDwR4rpoo

Boosting--> "The article expands the previous call for libraries to take a stand for Black Lives." https://t.co/ZEroaxr6dP

As a national leader in the U.S. preservation movement. Leggs’ team played a key role on the preservation of Nina Simone’s birthplace in Tryon, NC. https://t.co/mRIpas8u8V

The argument from the head butcher is this: People should be free to eat rotten hamburger, even if it wreaks havoc on their gastrointestinal tract, & the seller of the meat should not be the one to tell them which meat is good and which is bad @karaswisher https://t.co/2UGdjMMulU

Quoted @CarrierScarier

Edwina Thomas was one of the first Black women to apply to #UNC - she applied to the graduate school in January 1938. With the Gaines case challenging segregation still working through the courts, Pauli Murray also applied to UNC later that year. My post: https://t.co/s7tMfHSiPV

Follow the records & learn. https://t.co/bJVInUYMzN

UNC faculty and grad students, the fall semester is almost here. Interested in using special collections material in your class? Come talk with @WilsonLibUNC librarians about how to do it. No onsite sessions, but we have alternatives! https://t.co/7ZfF1cWvxY July 13 at 3 p.m.

I have to give a shout out to the amazing @UNCLibrary Library staff who have been working incredibly hard these past 4 months. The thoughtfulness and care in which we have given to the planning process should be evident.

Quoted @AmeetDoshi

Lost in the Stacks, episode 467: Virtually Leading the Academic Library. We ask @Kaetrena, @UNC_Librarian, and Leslie Sharp of @GTLibrary about the challenges of leading a library when the library building is closed. https://t.co/aqWI94LAo2

I'm super proud to be a part of the "Lost in the Stacks" podcast with some amazing library leaders. Please tune in! https://t.co/7uw8XCOQaV

The contactless pickup service is the first step in @UNCLibrary phased reopening plan. https://t.co/THouxeOfWI

Quoted @uncpressblog

#Reparations for Black Americans: @SandyDarity & @IrstenKMullen will discuss their new book FROM HERE TO EQUALITY #FHTE with @tressiemcphd next Monday, 7/13 at 12:30PM EDT. This online event is free but we ask that you register here: https://t.co/uXTJ2Sak3H https://t.co/jEa1jidCWk

#Reparations for Black Americans: @SandyDarity & @IrstenKMullen will discuss their new book FROM HERE TO EQUALITY #FHTE with @tressiemcphd next Monday, 7/13 at 12:30PM EDT. This online event is free but we ask that you register here: https://t.co/uXTJ2Sak3H https://t.co/jEa1jidCWk

I’m here for this! https://t.co/gcbZ4CKH2n

Over 1700 researchers responded; we hope to get back to many who asked questions.

I would like to thank those of you who took the Libraries' survey about our services for the summer and fall. Your feedback was critical to helping us plan.

Quoted @UNCLibrary

Beginning 7/13: contactless library materials pickup. Members of the University community & registered borrowers can place requests from any library location via the online catalog. Pickup locations will be located outside Davis Library and @hslunc. https://t.co/yJZCszMsuD https://t.co/geNPvVEZmS

Beginning 7/13: contactless library materials pickup. Members of the University community & registered borrowers can place requests from any library location via the online catalog. Pickup locations will be located outside Davis Library and @hslunc. https://t.co/yJZCszMsuD https://t.co/geNPvVEZmS

Today we posted a boatload of information for those of you missing the library. The fall will look very different in many ways but we are doing everything that we can to accommodate your needs! https://t.co/puo2VsUtmc

Amid protests against racism, scientists move to strip offensive names from journals, prizes, and more https://t.co/rwHjFh1TBX

Quoted @AmExperiencePBS

"[Black women] will work to really upend a political order that is bound by white supremacy. That’s clear." — @marthasjones_ #TheVotePBS https://t.co/vhMXbugaBr

"[Black women] will work to really upend a political order that is bound by white supremacy. That’s clear." — @marthasjones_ #TheVotePBS https://t.co/vhMXbugaBr

Ms. Wells was the truth! https://t.co/VxXmdPJsmF

Civil rights leaders told #Facebook: “There is no nuance in white nationalism.” #Zuckerberg replied, “ACTUALLY...” #rightssplaining https://t.co/tVDtlCDvyF

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