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  • December 13th, 2017

    The Division of Student Life is partnering with UW Transportation Services and College Library to provide a pilot shuttle service that will run between the library and all University Residence Halls to offer students 24 hours of safe […]

  • December 10th, 2017

    College Library has a long tradition of providing stress-relief activities during the last few weeks of the semester. The library is open 24/7 beginning December 4 and staff are committed […]

  • December 7th, 2017

    Every semester, College Library staff acknowledge the efforts of the library’s student assistants with a celebration and lots of pizza. They also use the occasion to highlight the exceptional efforts […]

  • December 6th, 2017

    At College Library’s all-staff meeting in September, staff received a training from the Office of Sustainability Green Office interns. At that training, both students and permanent staff learned about the […]

  • November 21st, 2017

    College Library now circulates two button-makers, one which makes 1-inch buttons, while the other produces 2¼-inch versions. Purchased for finals events, the button-makers proved to be very popular and the […]

  • November 15th, 2017

    In October of this year the bookshelves holding the Gaus Collection in Room 2191 unexpectedly collapsed. Since all of the items had to be moved while the shelving was repaired, […]

  • November 13th, 2017

    The Computer Lab at College Library recently added a number of iPad Pros to the range of equipment which circulates from the desk in Room 2250. According to Jay Ray, the […]

  • November 3rd, 2017

    Students had the chance to position themselves (literally) within an iconic image of the University of Wisconsin at the #StudyStrong Academic Resource Fair in September. Participants who visited the Retro […]

  • October 5th, 2017

    The Gender & Women’s Studies Collection at College Library will soon feature over a dozen new titles. These books’ topics range from studies of gender identities to memoirs of LGBT […]

  • September 21st, 2017

    Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the right to read and the value of free and open access to literature and information. As this year’s graphic emphasizes, “Words have […]

  • September 15th, 2017

    On Wednesday, Sept. 27, from 3:30 to 6pm, College Library welcomes a number of campus partners to an academic resource fair in Open Book, Room 1250 and the 2nd floor […]

  • August 21st, 2017

    On a day when most of the country is looking to the skies in anticipation of a solar eclipse, it’s appropriate to recount the adventures of a sci-fi novel that […]

  • August 9th, 2017

    College Library is delighted to welcome Kalani Adolpho to our staff. As a new Diversity Resident Librarian, Kalani will spend their first year at College Library working in public service, […]

  • August 9th, 2017

    On August 1, Maij Xyooj joined the staff of College Library as a new Diversity Resident Librarian. She will spend her first year at College Library, being introduced to the public […]

  • June 5th, 2017

    Starting Monday, June 5, the advising component of SOAR has arrived at College Library. As was announced in January 2017, the undergraduate library at UW-Madison is now the permanent home to […]