Archives: May 2016

May 27th, 2016

Special Collections, like other units of the Libraries, will be closed on Monday, May 30, 2016. We point here to three examples — all from the Cairns Collection of American […]

May 19th, 2016

For the next 120 days or so, the elevator to the 9th floor marked “Special Collections | South Stacks” will be undergoing major repair and will thus be unavailable. We suggest […]

May 9th, 2016

Our colleague Jim Lattis (of UW-Madison’s Space Place) has alerted the campus to a rare transit of Mercury, and to a special opening of Washburn Observatory on Monday, May 9, […]