Category Archives: book recommendations

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 […]

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 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 […]

March 14th, 2018

The 2018 tournament bracket features a battle of familiars and favorites! Book titles that made it to the “Sweet Sixteen” during the previous five years of tournament action have been […]

December 18th, 2017

What’s on your reading list for the winter break?  If you are looking for some ideas, browse the list generated by campus librarians during their annual book discussion. Consult with your […]

November 17th, 2017

As Go Big Read approaches its tenth consecutive year, what should we read next? Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students are calling for […]

August 17th, 2017

How do you plan to manage and to share your research data? How well does your data management process satisfy requirements of your funding agency? How will you and others […]

July 24th, 2017

Mark your calendar for an “immersive farming and culinary experience” with the Soil Sisters!  During the course of an August weekend (August 4-6 to be exact), the Soil Sisters—women committed to […]

May 2nd, 2017

Read, reflect and discuss issues of poverty, educational and vocational opportunity, and the sociopolitical reality of life in the Rust Belt with the next Go Big Read. Chancellor Rebecca Blank and […]

March 23rd, 2017

The Friends of UW-Madison Libraries will host its spring used book sale, March 29-April 1, 2017 in Room 116 of Memorial Library. A preview sale, with $5.00 admission, will be held from 4:00 […]