Category Archives: special collections

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 […]

June 30th, 2017

Campus librarians are partners in the instructional, research and outreach missions of the university. Read about how we engage with our community of users through our collections, projects and services! The spring/summer […]

November 8th, 2016

Imagine being able to examine an exceptional and rare piece of human technology…one that precedes any of our other hand-held devices by centuries! What might that technology be and where […]

August 4th, 2016

While ordinarily we might say that books and water do not mix, water, as theme, does lend itself to artistic expression.  With that in mind, the Kohler Art and Wisconsin […]

April 20th, 2016

Celebrate the history of Madison’s LGBTQ Community with a viewing party of the archival collection.  UW-Archives and the Oral History program are documenting this history through interviews, diaries, letters, photos, […]

January 21st, 2016

Campus librarians are partners in the instructional, research and outreach missions of the university.  Read about how we engage with our community of users through our collections, projects and services! […]

September 25th, 2015

Campus librarians are partners in the instructional, research and outreach missions of the university.  Read about how we engage with our community of users through our collections, projects and services! […]

July 3rd, 2014

Steenbock Library, in cooperation with UW Digital Collections, is pleased to announce its sweet release of “Historical Bee and Bee-Keeping Literature” from the Charles C. Miller Memorial Apicultural Library.  Newly-digitized […]

May 17th, 2011

UW-Madison Libraries are planning for additional efficiencies in library services, resources, and operations in the face of the state budget situation. In order to respond to this situation, the Libraries […]

May 10th, 2011

A traveling exhibition from the National Library of Medicine, The Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and “The Yellow Wall-Paper” will occupy the lobby of Memorial Library until May 21, […]