• Posted on March 27, 2013
    Book Madness is down to the Sweet 16!

    Book Madness is down to the Sweet 16! The Lord of the Rings topped A Game of Thrones in a decisive victory in the last […]

  • Posted on March 21, 2013
    Book Madness at the Libraries

    UW-Madison Libraries’ first Book Madness bracket tournament went live this morning! Several librarians worked to created a bracket of 64 books and have pitted them […]

  • Posted on March 19, 2013
    High Praise for UW Digital Collections in College and Research Libraries

    In case you missed it:  the Internet Reviews section of College & Research Libraries ran a review of the University of Wisconsin Digital Collections in […]

  • Posted on February 6, 2013
    The Open Access Academic Library Press

    The Chronicle of Higher Education ran an article this week that highlighted new initiatives at academic libraries in terms of scholarly publishing. Over the last […]

  • Posted on January 29, 2013
    Tracy Honn of Silver Buckle Press featured on Design Envy

    Congratulations to Tracy Honn, whose work is featured this week as an example of gorgeous letterform prints on Design Envy, a meticulously curated blog created […]

  • Posted on January 18, 2013
    BiblioTech: The First Bookless Library

    If you take a look at the artist’s rendering below, you might think this library design was dreamed up for The Jetsons.  Not so–BiblioTech is […]

  • Posted on November 30, 2012
    All bookshelves, all the time

    Today’s National Clipping is one of Time‘s top twenty-five blogs for 2012. Bookshelf Porn is a highly visual blog whose title pretty well sums up […]

  • Posted on November 16, 2012
    Younger Americans’ reading habits and library use

    An interesting study from the PEW Internet & American Life Project (a subset of the Pew Research Center) finds that reading is alive and well […]

  • Posted on October 19, 2012
    E-books, digital content issues examined on new ALA website

    The American Library Association announced the launch of a new website this week. The Ebooks & Digital Content website is a project by the ALA’s […]

  • Posted on October 12, 2012
    Judge throws out case against university libraries

    This week a federal judge threw out the copyright infringement case against several university libraries, including the UW-Madison Libraries. The lawsuit, brought against the universities […]