Libraries, the magazine of the UW-Madison Libraries is published twice a year. This fully colored, expository magazine includes special news from the Friends, as well as recent library news, events, exhibits, and collections. It also showcases development work with the University of Wisconsin Foundation and our wonderful donors.

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Past copies of the “Library Magazine” and “Friends News”  the earlier publications of the Friends and libraries can also be found on this site. These publications highlighted people, programs and collections of the UW-Madison Libraries, its role in the life of a great university, and the significant support of Friends and donors.

Spring 2017

  • Uncovering the Hoopes Sisters’ Collection
  • Go Big Read Announces 2017-2018 Selection: Hillbilly Elegy
  • SOAR Advising and UW-Madison Libraries Make Perfect Partners for Student Success
  • Google + Us = Worldwide Access

Newsletter Spring 20152010 Newsletter Frontpage Image

  • St. John’s Bible Exhibit
  • Visiting Scholar Report
  • Spring Calendar of Events

Newlsetter Fall 2014

  • African Commemorative Fabrics
  • Remembering a Lost Bird
  • Fall Calendar of Events

Newsletter Spring 2014

  • Caxton Club Annual Symposium
  • Grants-in-Aid Visiting Scholar uses Library of Amateur Journalism
  • Meet the Friends Board and New Staff

Newsletter Fall 2013

  • Look What’s Cooking: the Steenbock Library Cookbook Collection
  • Calendar of Events
  • Preserving a Library Treasure; The Deutscher Sprachatlas

Newsletter Spring 2013

  • University Archives Film Collection by Archivist Vicki Tobias
  • Calendar of Events
  • A Visiting Scholar Says Thanks