Category Archives: Madison Public Library

May 1st, 2019

Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students have selected Deborah Blum’s The Poison Squad as the 2019-2020 shared book selection for the UW-Madison campus. In this book, author […]

November 15th, 2018

Read any good books lately?! Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff, students (and public librarians) are asking for your suggestions for the 2019-2020 Go Big […]

December 20th, 2016

What’s on your reading list for the winter break?  If you are looking for some ideas, take a look at the eclectic list generated by campus librarians during their annual book […]

December 19th, 2016

What should be our next big read? Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students are calling for your suggestions for the 2017-2018 common book […]

May 2nd, 2016

Read, reflect and discuss issues of inequality, poverty and social justice with the next Go Big Read. Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students have selected Evicted: […]

May 2nd, 2016

Put some spring in your step with a visit to our neighborhood, Saturday, May 7.  From 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM, the D.C. Smith Greenhouse, Allen Centennial Garden, BioTron and Steenbock […]

December 9th, 2015

What should be our next big read? Chancellor Rebecca Blank and a review committee of campus faculty, staff and students are calling for your suggestions for the 2016-2017 common book […]

October 21st, 2015

Save the date to attend the Go Big Read signature event! Author, lawyer and advocate for justice, Bryan Stevenson, will deliver his public presentation on Monday, October 26, beginning at 7:00 […]

June 25th, 2015

Read, reflect and discuss issues of inequality in the United States with the next Go Big Read. The Go Big Read program invites instructors who intend to use the 2015-2016 […]

June 4th, 2015

Does the summer afford you the opportunity to read recreationally?  If so, you may wish to participate in a summer reading club. And, when was the last time you could […]