• Posted on December 2, 2016
    Libraries Begin Master Plan Process

    We need your help to shape the long-term future of physical library spaces at the UW-Madison! The Libraries are starting a master plan process to […]

  • Posted on November 9, 2016
    A message to our community

    The Libraries at the University of Wisconsin-Madison are dedicated to the practices of social justice, diversity, and equality among our staff, students, collections, and services. We welcome all points of view and human […]

  • Posted on November 3, 2016
    First Folio’s arrival a Shakespearean thriller

    by Gayle Worland, Wisconsin State Journal Get ready for Shakespeare’s dramatic entrance. The First Folio is coming to Madison, one of the last stops in […]

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    Using New Technology to Scan a 16th Century Manuscript

    This update comes to us from Cat Phan, digital services librarian at the University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Center and 2016 ARL+DLF Forum Fellow. The […]

  • Posted on October 28, 2016
    Sharing the Shakesconsin Idea

    By Katie Vaughn (L&S) (Site link) When“First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare” makes a stop this fall at the Chazen Museum of Art as […]

  • Posted on October 11, 2016
    Our Funny University 2016

    The University of Wisconsin–Madison Libraries, along with the UW–Madison Parent Program proudly present Our Funny University, and welcome to campus Peter Greenberg (1972 BA), and […]

  • Posted on September 20, 2016
    A century on, celebrating the first Yiddish-language college course

    By David Tenenbaum For news media One century ago, the University of Wisconsin became the first institution of higher education in the Americas — and […]

  • Posted on September 2, 2016
    Welcome back! Now, Let Us Help You Get To Work!

    By Erin Doherty, Student Library Communications Assistant It’s that time of year again! The days are getting shorter, the weather is getting cooler, and Badgers […]

  • Posted on June 15, 2016
    Shakespeare in Wisconsin 2016: Anna Deavere Smith showcases the power of words

    by Erin Doherty Throughout 2016, our Year of Shakespeare in Wisconsin, we will bring you stories, events, lectures, performances, and more. All are part of our […]

  • Posted on May 4, 2016
    UW Spring 2016 Finals: We’ve Got You Covered

    Finals are stressful. But the UW-Madison Libraries know how to help you study, relax, and keep your spirits up. That’s our job. While we have your most basic […]