Category Archives: 2014

January 15th, 2015

At the end of the fall semester, three student assistants at College Library received recognition for their efforts on behalf of our patrons. In a tradition dating back to 2006, two […]

December 19th, 2014

With the end of finals on Saturday, Dec. 20, College Library closes at 4:45 p.m. and begins its winter interim hours.  Until the start of the spring semester, the library […]

Photo by Jeff Glaze, Wisconsin State Journal
December 17th, 2014

On Sunday, December 14, a crowd of between 800 and 1,000 people marched from Bascom Hill through campus before entering “the academic heart” of the university, College Library. Once there, […]

December 12th, 2014

Building on our partnership to offer healthier food options during finals, College Library has expanded its partnership with University Health Services (UHS) for the Fall 2014 semester. Together we encourage […]

November 26th, 2014

In honor of Helen C. White’s 118th birthday, College Library staff gave away 118 cupcakes on Wednesday, November 26. Due to the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, there were markedly fewer visitors to […]

November 25th, 2014

Now available for check out from the College Library Computer & Media Center (CMC) are three video game consoles in a variety of platforms. The Microsoft Xbox 360 unit comes […]

November 19th, 2014

College Library welcomes a video installation to the windows above the entrance to the library. Taking the library as site of inquiry and the window/screen as both a place to […]

November 19th, 2014

Best-selling author Bill Bryson visited College Library on Monday, November 17, for a Q&A pre-program moderated by students from the School of Library & Information Studies and sponsored by the […]

November 19th, 2014

On Friday, November 14, people involved with the creation and implementation of the Wisconsin Collaboratory for Enhanced Learning (WisCEL) gathered at Wendt Commons to celebrate the center’s third anniversary. As […]

November 10th, 2014

Now on display on the 3rd floor of College Library is a display of poetry books from the Gaus Collection. The collection is named in honor of Professor John Gaus, who was […]