Category Archives: instruction

January 16th, 2019

College Library welcomes Sophie Fahey, a Teaching & Learning Program Specialist, assisting primarily with library instruction. She replaces Elizabeth Tappy, who recently accepted a permanent position at Edgewood College. Sophie […]

September 8th, 2016

College Library is delighted to welcome Elizabeth Tappy to our staff. As the new Teaching & Learning Resident Librarian, Elizabeth will split her time between College and Steenbock assisting the […]

April 4th, 2016

Nearly 30% of undergraduates place out of Communication A courses at UW-Madison. These courses emphasize college writing, and include a two-part information literacy module that provides a foundation for conducting college-level […]

April 1st, 2016

This semester, Software Training for Students‘s Ask a Trainer project support program began offering open consultation hours in the DesignLab space in College Library, Room 2250. All students are welcome […]

October 7th, 2015

After 36 years of service to the General Library System, Janice Rice retired from College Library on September 15, 2015. Janice had a long and distinguished career at the library, most recently […]

February 27th, 2015

On Thursday, February 12, College Library welcomed eighteen students from the UW-Odyssey Project for an evening class on how to find and evaluate resources available to them through the UW-Madison […]

June 12th, 2014

College Library is pleased to participate in an orientation for 60 students from Nazarbayev University in Astana, Kazakhstan. The students, 30 from the university’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences, […]

August 27th, 2013

During Wisconsin Welcome be sure to check out the tours and workshops available to help you learn about the libraries. Tours of College Library are offered on Thursday, August 29th […]

June 14th, 2013

The UW–Madison Libraries continue to build on their strengths and to value the rich traditions of the past even as they look to the inherent creativity of  the UW’s world-class […]

October 4th, 2012

On Tuesday, October 9, from 4:30-5:30pm, College Library is offering a free drop-in workshop on the finer points of searching Google (including Books & Scholar). Learn how to find quality […]