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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 […]

April 1st, 2018

If you’ve been in Steenbock Library any time in the past few months, you may have noticed some changes in the study rooms on the first floor. Monitors have relocated, […]

February 2nd, 2018

Steenbock Library, the UW’s newly-designated Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC), is excited to announce our new display for Black History Month! We are highlighting Black inventors who have changed […]

April 1st, 2017

**This was an April Fools’ Day 2017 post.** On April 1, Steenbock Library switched on the first Human Analog Reference Robotic Interface (HARRI).  The new online chat service, powered entirely […]

May 23rd, 2016

The Wisconsin Experience gets a lot of talk at UW-Madison, right alongside the Wisconsin Idea. In the interest of having the best Wisconsin Experience, it follows that actually experiencing Wisconsin […]

March 31st, 2016

The following article was written for April Fool’s Day 2016 Starting April 1, stressed students, faculty and staff may borrow from Steenbock Library’s extensive Therapy Cat collection. The collection, originally invented […]

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October 22nd, 2015

Harry the Cow wants to move on to bigger and better things. We need your help to realize her dreams! Send us your photos of Harry exploring, doing interesting things and […]

December 8th, 2014

Win this one of a kind, special edition Harriet: Doctor Moo and Tardis (plus jelly babies)! Show us how you #studystrong at Steenbock. Share a photo or video of yourself […]

March 25th, 2011

Imagine what would happen if we all did it at the same time?! By participating in Earth Hour and putting out the lights, we can reflect upon the night sky […]