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  • #UWBookMadness Time!

    Posted on Mar 16th

    For the 6th year in a row, the UW-Madison Libraries are hosting a 64 book bracket to mimic the NCAA basketball tournament. […]

  • April Blowtorch Reading

    Posted on Apr 7th

    College Library will host the final Blowtorch Reading of the semester on Saturday, April 8, in the Ethnic Studies Room at College […]

  • March Blowtorch Reading

    Posted on Mar 3rd

    Please join us on Wednesday, March 8, for 24-hours of poems, essays, stories, and legislation in the second of our series of Blowtorch […]

  • The Blowtorch Readings

    Posted on Feb 7th

    Please join us on Wednesday, February 8, from 6 to 9pm for the first in a series of Blowtorch Readings in the […]

  • New SciFi Titles

    Posted on Jun 2nd

    A recent blog post at HuffingtonPost.com encourages everyone to read more science fiction novels. According to the authors, “science fiction asks questions of us—of humanity, […]

  • BFSO Book Club

    Posted on Apr 30th

    Beginning in February of 2015, a unique group of readers began meeting at College Library every Monday evening. Modeled after Ohio State’s […]

  • #UWBookMadness

    Posted on Mar 11th

    The UW-Madison Libraries annual Book Madness bracket tournament is now underway with 64 books vying to see who will be crowned champion. Check […]

  • National Readathon Day

    Posted on Jan 22nd

    College Library will host a reading party on Saturday, January 24, from 12-4 p.m. in Open Book, Room 1250. In celebration of […]

  • Bill Bryson Visits

    Posted on Nov 19th

    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 […]

  • Activist to Speak on Immigrant Experience

    Posted on Oct 4th

    On Monday, Oct. 10, at 4pm, Nancy Garcia, an activist who works directly with migrants at the Center for the Orientation of […]

  • E-Readers Now Available

    Posted on Dec 8th

    College Library now has Kindles and iPads full of e-books for you to borrow! As part of a pilot project to build […]

  • Summer reading!

    Posted on May 18th

    Now that exams are over, take a moment to find some books to read for fun over the summer. Visit the displays […]