• Posted on August 3, 2016
    University of Wisconsin-Madison Joins the Digital Public Library of America

    Wisconsin’s libraries, archives, and museums are joining their peers around the country in providing free online access to their digital collections through the Digital Public […]

  • Posted on April 27, 2016
    Go Big Read selects ‘Evicted’ for 2016-17

    ~ Kari Knutson, University Communications It’s the story of eight Milwaukee families faced with losing their homes. It’s also a powerful analysis of a little-known […]

  • Posted on April 8, 2016
    Yiddish Sound Salon

    The Mayrent Collection and Chicago’s Lambert Yiddish Recordings, 1901–1904 Enjoy a one-of-a-kind musical and cultural experience featuring the newly acquired Lambert Yiddish Recordings (the oldest […]

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    National Library Week Highlights Libraries Transform

    Every day the UW-Madison Libraries strive to provide the resources and services that students, faculty, and researchers need to excel. With National Library Week, April […]

  • Posted on April 7, 2016
    Matilda wins 2016 UW Book Madness

    “I’m wondering what to read next.” Matilda said. “I’ve finished all the children’s books.” The 2016 UW Book Madness champion is Matilda by Roald Dahl. […]

  • Posted on March 23, 2016
    Historic Wisconsin recordings to be preserved through NEH grant

    NEH awards $230,000 to UW-Madison’s Center for the Study of Upper Midwestern Culture and Mills Music Library (Madison) – The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Center for […]

  • Posted on March 8, 2016
    Book Madness 2016

    It’s time for the 4th annual UW-Madison Libraries Book Madness bracket tournament. 64 books need our community to decide who will be crowned champion this […]

  • Posted on February 12, 2016
    Rob Howard named Director of DesignLab

    February 11, 2016 The Libraries are pleased to announce that Rob Howard, Professor, Communication Arts, has accepted the Director of DesignLab position effective February 1, […]

  • Posted on January 26, 2016
    Libraries, Arts Institute, & Chazen Present Shakespeare in Wisconsin 2016

    Folger Shakespeare Library Partnering with 52 Host Sites Across the Country for Traveling Exhibition to Mark the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare’s Death. The University of […]

  • Posted on January 21, 2016
    Libraries, Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum Partner to Preserve/Expand Silver Buckle Press

    2016 will usher in a new collaboration aimed at advancing the Wisconsin Idea, and preserving a treasured piece of University of Wisconsin–Madison history. Beginning in […]