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Pinery Boys: Songs and Songcatching in the Lumberjack Era
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Pinery Boys: Songs and Songcatching in the Lumberjack Era

On June 29, Jim Leary conducted an interview with WPR, talking about his new publication Pinery Boys.  The book draws on material in the Mills Music Library’s Wisconsin Music […]

Jul
20th
Mayrent Collection of Yiddish Recordings receives Marinus and Minna B. Koster Foundation award
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Mayrent Collection of Yiddish Recordings receives Marinus and Minna B. Koster Foundation award

by Scott Carter The Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture and Mills Music Library have received a $5,000 grant from the Marinus and Minna B. Koster […]

Jul
17th
Honoring Professor Biruté Ciplijauskaité
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Honoring Professor Biruté Ciplijauskaité

~ by Luís Madureira   Biruté Ciplijauskaité, John Bascom Professor from 1973 to 1997 and a lifetime senior fellow at UW-Madison’s Institute for Research in […]

Jul
13th
Libraries Facilities Master Plan
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Libraries Facilities Master Plan

The consultants working with the Libraries on the Library Master Plan recently completed a series of town halls on campus to provide faculty, students, staff, […]

Jul
11th
Spring / Summer 2017 Magazine Now Available
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Spring / Summer 2017 Magazine Now Available

In the Summer 2017 issue, you can read about the treasured Hoopes Sisters’ Collection. Learn about the unique path that brought a UW-Madison librarian to the sisters’ […]

Jun
28th
Transforming Space, Transforming Learning: The WSB Learning Commons
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Transforming Space, Transforming Learning: The WSB Learning Commons

~By Clare Becker (Wisconsin School of Business) During construction of the Learning Commons, the Business Library’s service points will be displaced throughout Grainger Hall. Read […]

Jun
26th
A Record Career
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A Record Career

After nearly a decade serving as the gatekeeper behind the Records Management Program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Peg Eusch, Certified Records Manager, is ready […]

Jun
6th
Q&A: Carrie Kruse taps student experiences to lead UW-Madison’s College Library
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Q&A: Carrie Kruse taps student experiences to lead UW-Madison’s College Library

By Pat Schneider, featured in the June 4, 2017 Capital Times When hundreds of students entered College Library in December 2014 for a silent die-in […]

Jun
5th
Wendt Library Will Be Closed for the Summer
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Wendt Library Will Be Closed for the Summer

Due to extensive renovations, Wendt Library (including the book drop) will be closed May 22 through mid- to late-August. You can continue to access: Librarians […]

May
19th
Marine and Freshwater Librarians to Visit Madison Next Week
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Marine and Freshwater Librarians to Visit Madison Next Week

~ By Marie Zhuikov A unique group of librarians is holding its first conference in the Great Lakes region next week. They are librarians who […]

May
10th