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Cartonera Collection Open House, April 24
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Cartonera Collection Open House, April 24

The Ibero-American Studies Collection, Special Collections, and Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies (LACIS) invites you this Monday April 24th for an afternoon of cartonera […]

Apr
21st
Libraries Announce Long-Term Master Plan Process Updates, Prepare for Campus Town Halls
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Libraries Announce Long-Term Master Plan Process Updates, Prepare for Campus Town Halls

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries are prepared to embark on the next phase of the campus libraries facilities master plan process. Once again, they’ll look […]

Apr
19th
The Great Libraries of UW-Madison – A History of Transformation
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The Great Libraries of UW-Madison – A History of Transformation

            Join distinguished University of Wisconsin–Madison faculty member William Cronon ’76, Frederick Jackson Turner and Vilas Research Professor of History, […]

Apr
7th
The 2017 UW Book Madness champion is Harper Lee’s classic “To Kill a Mockingbird”
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The 2017 UW Book Madness champion is Harper Lee’s classic “To Kill a Mockingbird”

“Mockingbirds don’t do one thing but make music for us to enjoy. They don’t eat up people’s gardens, don’t nest in corncribs, they don’t do […]

Apr
7th
Libraries Hold 6th Annual Maureen Grant Memorial Blood Drive
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Libraries Hold 6th Annual Maureen Grant Memorial Blood Drive

The 6th Annual Maureen Grant Memorial Blood Drive will be held on Monday, April 17, 2017 from 12:00 – 5:00 pm in 116 Memorial Library. UW–Madison […]

Apr
6th
Local farm family to compile oral histories
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Local farm family to compile oral histories

~  via The Charlotte News (Lydia Clemmons) The University of Vermont and the University of Wisconsin are partnering with the Clemmons Family Farm to compile the […]

Mar
28th
With quirky photo project, UW-Madison student captures breadth, variety of campus libraries
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With quirky photo project, UW-Madison student captures breadth, variety of campus libraries

 By Doug Erickson, UW-Madison senior Elise Schimke loves to read and often seeks solitude. Her go-to place is a library. So when it came time […]

Mar
24th
Library Master Plan – March Update
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Library Master Plan – March Update

The Libraries master planning efforts continue as our consulting groups, brightspot strategy and Engberg Anderson Architects, return to campus the week of March 27. In addition […]

Mar
8th
Book Madness 2017 Announces Brackets!
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Book Madness 2017 Announces Brackets!

It’s time for the 5th annual UW-Madison Libraries Book Madness bracket tournament. 64 books need our community to decide who will be crowned champion this […]

Mar
1st
Visit the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum!
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Visit the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum!

Visit the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum! April 8, 2017 Two Rivers, WI Join us for a tour, lunch, printing demonstration, and see the […]

Feb
23rd