Check out the latest news and articles.

Kohler Art Library receives 20-volume set of the Encyclopedia of Buddhist Arts 
glare Created with Sketch.
card_styles Created with Sketch.

Kohler Art Library receives 20-volume set of the Encyclopedia of Buddhist Arts 

On April 26, 2019 the Venerable Youheng Shi and others ceremoniously presented the Kohler Art Library with a 20-volume set of the Encyclopedia of Buddhist Arts donated by the Fo Guang […]

Jun
25th
Vice Provost for Libraries Blog
glare Created with Sketch.
card_styles Created with Sketch.

Vice Provost for Libraries Blog

—————————————————————————————————————————– Happy Summer! I’m participating in the Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) conference this week (June 18-21), and staying on for a few days […]

Jun
13th
Work at the UW-Madison Libraries!
glare Created with Sketch.
card_styles Created with Sketch.

Work at the UW-Madison Libraries!

Positions Coming Soon! Please check back frequently for application links and additional information/positions. Head of Acquisitions  Join the UW-Madison Libraries and become part of a […]

Jun
11th
Fords, Bombs, and Archives: The Biography of a Wheel Hub
glare Created with Sketch.
card_styles Created with Sketch.

Fords, Bombs, and Archives: The Biography of a Wheel Hub

~ Noah Mapes, a student employee with University Archives, recently received the Art History Department’s Warfield Family Art History Essay Prize for his paper on […]

Jun
10th
UW Project Aims to Digitize Fragile WHA Archives
glare Created with Sketch.
card_styles Created with Sketch.

UW Project Aims to Digitize Fragile WHA Archives

In 1917, an experiment from the UW-Madison physics department became the country’s first public radio station. In the mid-1900s, a variety of different programs helped […]

Jun
7th
UW-Madison Archives Receives CLIR Award to Digitize 250 At-Risk Recordings
glare Created with Sketch.
card_styles Created with Sketch.

UW-Madison Archives Receives CLIR Award to Digitize 250 At-Risk Recordings

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Archives was one of just 20 institutions across the country recently awarded a Recordings at Risk grant from the Council on […]

May
17th
Doug Way named next Dean of Libraries for University of Kentucky
glare Created with Sketch.
card_styles Created with Sketch.

Doug Way named next Dean of Libraries for University of Kentucky

Associate University Librarian for Collections and Research Service Doug Way has been selected as the next Dean of Libraries and W.T. Young Endowed Chair at […]

May
9th
UPDATED: Transformation of Physics, Astronomy, and Math Libraries to Begin Spring 2019
glare Created with Sketch.
card_styles Created with Sketch.

UPDATED: Transformation of Physics, Astronomy, and Math Libraries to Begin Spring 2019

The UW-Madison Libraries have embarked on a major effort to transform campus libraries to better meet the changing needs of the campus community. This month, […]

May
6th
A Legacy of LGBTQ+ Activist
glare Created with Sketch.
card_styles Created with Sketch.

A Legacy of LGBTQ+ Activist

The University of Wisconsin–Madison contains oral histories, personal papers, photographs, ephemera and organizational records related to LGBTQ life in Madison and Dane County from the […]

May
3rd
UW Family Gardening Day, May 4
glare Created with Sketch.
card_styles Created with Sketch.

UW Family Gardening Day, May 4

Spring is here to stay (or, at least, we hope)! On Saturday, May 4 (10:00 AM-1:00 PM), Steenbock Library and BioCommons, along with partners from […]

May
2nd