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  • If the snow didn’t convince you that #winteriscoming, here’s another sign: workers put the cover on the #hagenahfountain on #librarymall today. #changingseasons #nofilter #falltowinter #librarymallfountain #uwmadlibraries #theviewfromhere #tooearlyforsnow
  • Did you like this year’s #gobigread book, #thepoisonsquad ? If so, #memoriallibrary ‘s current #bookstobrowse shelf features more books covering topics explored in the book. Thanks to Olivia and Alice for selecting the books, and Fara fo pulling them. And don’t forget Tuesday night’s (October 15) author keynote talk with #deborahblum at 7 pm, Memorial Union Theater (Shannon Hall). #foodsafety #crusadingchemists #uwmadlibraries #uwmadison #bookdisplay #lbrarydisplay
  • I hope midterm studying is going well for everyone. 
For #throwbackthursday here's a photo of students studying inside Memorial Library taken between 1950-1959; courtesy of the @uwdigitalcollections. 
#uwmadison #uwmadisonhistory #1950sfashion #madisonhistory #uwlibraries #midterms #studying #academiclibrary #archives #digitalarchive #tbt
  • A patron pointed out that this book had it's original library stamp card inside. It appears it was first checked out by Tom E Brain, Dec 1 1945. 
#librariesofinstagram #libraries #academiclibrary #vintagebooks #uwmadison #uwlibraries #memoriallibrary #1945 #oldschoollibrary
  • Wanna make some paper? Head over to just outside the #chazenmuseum before 4 pm today, and #uwholdinghistory will guide you through the process. #holdinghistory ##bookarts #handmadepaper @uwholdinghistory
  • People #rappelling off the side of the building? Just another day at #memoriallibrary. Actually, it’s a special exercise for new recruits of #uwmadisonarmyrotc . It exercise will run till about noon. #armyrotc #badgerbattalion #librarymall #statestreetmall #theviewfromhere
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