Collection Number: 40417

Collection Title: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held in the Wilson Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the World Wide Web. See the Duplication Policy section for more information.


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Size Approximately 275 archived websites
Abstract The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and its constituent departments and affiliated organizations began utilizing the World Wide Web in the 1990s. The first campus home page went online in fall 1994. Records include websites harvested through Archive-It beginning in January 2013. The majority represent University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill academic and business units. Also included are websites of some student organizations at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the website of the University of North Carolina (System) General Administration. All of the websites include active links to web pages of other Chapel Hill campus and university system entities.
Creator University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. University Archives.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites #40417, University Archives, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
In January 2013, University Archives began archiving selected websites of academic and business units of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the University of North Carolina (System) General Administration, and student groups and organizations at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The sites are harvested by Archive-It at varying frequencies, including quarterly, monthly, or at a single time.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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The following terms from Library of Congress Subject Headings suggest topics, persons, geography, etc. interspersed through the entire collection; the terms do not usually represent discrete and easily identifiable portions of the collection--such as folders or items.

Clicking on a subject heading below will take you into the University Library's online catalog.

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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and its constituent departments and affiliated organizations began utilizing the World Wide Web in the 1990s. The first campus home page went online in fall 1994. From 1987 until 1994, the university had used VTX and gopher software to operate a campuswide information system.

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Records include websites harvested through Archive-It beginning in January 2013. The majority represent University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill academic and business units. Also included are websites of some student organizations at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the website of the University of North Carolina (System) General Administration. All of the websites include active links to web pages of other Chapel Hill campus and university system entities.

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Contents list

expand/collapse Expand/collapse University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019.

About 275 archived websites.

Websites are organized into groups by subject; groups are presented alphabetically. Group names refer to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill unless indicated otherwise.

Records include websites harvested through Archive-It beginning in January 2013. The majority represent University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill academic and business units. Also included are websites of some student organizations at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the website of the University of North Carolina (System) General Administration. All of the websites include active links to web pages of other Chapel Hill campus and university system entities.

To view the websites, go to https://archive-it.org/collections/3491.

Administration #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

Websites in this group include the Office of the Chancellor, the Blueprint for Next, and the Institutional Privacy Office.

Athletics #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

This group contains the Department of Athletics websites and Athletics policies, procedures, and risk management resources.

Centers #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

Campus centers represented in this group include the Carolina Women's Center, the Campus Y, and the Carolina Center for Public Service.

Confederate monument protests #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

This group includes departmental statements on the Confederate monument known as Silent Sam, a resource guide, and news items.

Faculty #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

Campus organizations and offices for faculty are included in this group, as are a small number of sites regarding specific faculty members.

Publications and news #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

This group contains websites of various campus publications and news items.

Schools and departments #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

Campus schools and departments collected in this group include the School of Education, the School of Social Work, and the Geography Department.

Student government #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

This group contains websites for various branches of student government, both graduate and undergraduate.

Student organizations and campus life #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

Websites in this group include the Carolina Summer Reading Program, WXYC Radio, and the Carolina Black Caucus.

UNC Health Care #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

Websites of various hospitals and programs comprising UNC Health Care are included in this group.

University history #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

This group includes websites for the Virtual Black and Blue Tour, the Carolina Hall Story, and Remembering Wilson Caldwell.

University libraries and museums #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

Websites in this group include various libraries and library-related projects, and the Ackland Art Museum.

University of North Carolina System #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

Represented in this group are the University of North Carolina System and the UNC Access to Higher Education Project.

Website CD Archives (ROWR project seeds) #40417, Series: "University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Archives Collected Websites, 2012-2019."

This group consists of URLS crawled retroactively using a tool called ROWR from website archives that were stored on CD.

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Processing Information

Processed by: Ann Clare Cooper

Encoded by: Susan Ballinger, December 2013

Updated by: Jessica Venlet and Jodi Berkowitz, February 2019

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