Category Archives: Friends of the UW-Madison Libraries

John Tedeschi
March 15th, 2016

We hope you will able to attend the event and book signing this Thursday, March 17, for Italian Jews Under Fascism, 1938-1945: A Personal and Historical Narrative, a new book by John Tedeschi […]

October 5th, 2015

We had the opportunity last week to page through two volumes of our copy of Audubon’s double-elephant folio Birds of America with a small group of Friends of the UW-Madison […]

April 23rd, 2015

On this, Shakespeare’s birthday, we celebrate as well the depth of the Peter Pauper Press Collection in the Department of Special Collections, the generous gift of James and Nancy Dast. […]

September 8th, 2014

In conjunction with the first event of the fall semester sponsored by the Friends of the UW-Madison Libraries, we will make available in our reading room rare books depicting bird […]

June 20th, 2014

We are delighted to welcome to Special Collections one session of this summer’s Mendota Seminar and to continue our collaboration with Prof. Josh Calhoun of the Department of English, who […]

May 14th, 2013

Please join us on Tuesday, May 14, 12:00–1:30 pm, for an artist talk by Shawn Sheehy: “Concept to (Political) Action: Pop-Up Artists’ Books. The talk, in 126 Memorial Library, 728 […]

May 2nd, 2013

Congratulations to Tracy Honn, director of the Silver Buckle Press, and Lyn Korenic, director of Kohler Art Library, on their three-venue exhibit, “Text Support: A Library Exhibit About Paper.” The […]