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  • August 30th, 2017 by

    Mark your calendars for Thursday, September 28, 2017.  The Friends of the UW-Madison Libraries is pleased to host author and former UW-Madison faculty member, Tim Tyson, as the speaker for […]

  • October 12th, 2016 by

    An Oct. 21 talk, Flux: Water in Art and Science, will explore how water—acting simultaneously as a biological, ecological, social, political and aesthetic phenomenon—informs and inspires pursuits in the humanities […]

  • September 13th, 2016 by

    Join the Friends at the Wisconsin Book Festival! During this fall’s Festival weekend we will be sponsoring four events that will be presented as part of the Year of Shakespeare in Wisconsin. These […]

  • August 22nd, 2016 by

    Kelsey Anna Sorenson Library & Information Studies MA Program First off, thank you so much to Friends of the Library for funding my week at Rare Book School. I wouldn’t have been […]

  • July 14th, 2016 by

    By Kevin Chovanec While visiting Madison in May, I was excited and pleased to work in Memorial Library and begin revising my dissertation with the impressive collection of Dutch literary […]

  • July 14th, 2016 by

    Cartonera Special Collection, Memorial Library Elizabeth Gray During my research visit, I spent a week studying the cartonera special collection at the Memorial Library. My work with the cartonera collection was […]

  • March 20th, 2016 by

    Distinguished Lecture Series Presents an Evening with Anna Deveare Smith 7:30-8:30 p.m. Shannon Hall, Memorial Union 800 Langdon St. Madison, 53706 United States You are invited to join the Friends […]

  • March 18th, 2016 by

    Speaker Professor Kathy Cramer, Director Morgridge Center for Public Service April 28th, 2016, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Varsity Hall II, Union South Join the Friends for the annual Douglas Schewe Lecture with […]

  • February 18th, 2016 by

    Italian Jews Under Fascism, 1939-1945: A Personal and Historical Narrative  Thursday, March 17 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. University Club, 803 State St, Madison The Friends of the UW-Madison Libraries will be […]

  • December 8th, 2015 by

    When you give a gift or donate to the Friends of the UW-Madison Libraries you are supporting grants for acquisitions and preservation of materials throughout the campus libraries. Your donation […]

  • October 7th, 2015 by

    Folksongs from Another America: Lost Sounds from the Upper Midwest Talk and Screening with Author Jim Leary Thursday, November 12, 6:30 pm Room 126 Memorial Library     728 State Street […]