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  • August 14th, 2018

    Are you researching bumble bees at the University of Wisconsin or just curious about our summertime friends? The university has a great online guide for identifying wild bees. There are […]

  • August 1st, 2018

    Hit the road this weekend with the Soil Sisters!  During the course of an August weekend (August 3-5), the Soil Sisters–women committed to healthy soil and food production systems–invite you to […]

  • July 5th, 2018

    Adopting an Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN) can help researchers boost productivity, engage collaborators, and maintain data security. Come for an afternoon of personalized training and campus user stories about LabArchives, […]

  • June 5th, 2018

    By Genevieve Lundberg (Disclaimer: Mites are technically arachnids and not insects but the pun was too good to pass up.) There have been five waves of mass extinctions in the history […]

  • June 1st, 2018

    While we enjoy having a visit from you, there are a variety of services our library staff provides that you can access from the convenience of home, office or abroad, […]

  • May 25th, 2018

    The 2018 edition of the Farm Fresh Atlas for Southern Wisconsin is now available! Find your print copy at any of several university and area locations, including Steenbock Library (look for copies at our information […]

  • May 24th, 2018

    Steenbock Library welcomes you to visit during the following hours of the spring recess and summer term (May 11-September 5, 2018): Monday-Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Saturday-Sunday:  Closed Note Holidays: Monday, […]

  • May 7th, 2018

    Free, coffee (hot) and lemonade (cold) will be available Monday and Tuesday, May 7-8, beginning at 7:00 PM (while supplies last).  The beverage service, located in the vending area on the […]

  • May 1st, 2018

    Put some “spring” in your step with a visit to our neighborhood, Saturday, May 5! From 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM, the D.C. Smith Greenhouse, Allen Centennial Garden, Leopold Residence Hall (rooftop […]

  • April 30th, 2018

    Spring is in the air and can abide with you in home or office when you purchase a plant during the UW Horticulture Society plant sale. The spring plant sale […]

  • April 25th, 2018

    The 23rd annual Breakfast on the Farm will be served Sunday, April 29 from 8:00 AM until noon at the campus Stock Pavilion (1675 Linden Drive). Breakfast will include hearty, locally-sourced fare […]

  • April 24th, 2018

    Academic life’s a picnic when the BioCommons and DDEEA staff host their spring study jam! Academic partners, including tutoring services, will be on hand to lend assistance, April 25 from 6:00 until 11:45 PM. In addition […]

  • April 19th, 2018

    Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students have selected Dan Egan’s The Death and Life of the Great Lakes as the 2018-2019 shared book selection for the UW-Madison […]

  • April 10th, 2018

    Join students, faculty and staff, for a special lecture from Dr. Jerlando F.L. Jackson, Vilas Distinguished Professor of Higher Education, and Director and Chief Research Scientist, Wisconsin’s Equity and Inclusion […]

  • April 10th, 2018

    Steenbock staff welcomes Dogs on Call (and their companions) to the library, Wednesday, April 18, from 6:30-8:00 PM. The dogs and their “plus one”–a cat!–will be available for a pat, during this […]