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Summer Tips: What to Know Before You Go!
May 2017
Lauren Pressley, director of UW Tacoma Library, elected ACRL vice-president/president-elect
ACRL Insider - April 12, 2017
UW and Starbucks to create unique coffeehouse destination at Suzzallo Library
UW Today - April 11, 2017
New digital collection from UW Libraries: Glaciers and Landforms
UW Today - February 4, 2017
UW Libraries and Henry Art Gallery awarded $300,000 for joint conservator position for paper and photographs
February 3, 2017
Libraries seeking photos, video and signs for Women's March archive
Newly digitized CBS Radio News broadcasts from December 7th, 1941 to be aired.
Milo Ryan Phonoarchive contains over 1,000 hours of WW II radio broadcasts
Love, Memory, History, and Fiction: What Do You Know About Africa?
UW Tacoma Library exhibit highlights African Studies
Message from the Vice Provost for Digital Initiatives and Dean of University Libraries
Summer 2016 - Active Learning Classrooms in Odegaard, Distinguished Libraries Staff
Denise Pan is Associate Dean of University Libraries for Collections and Content
Former Associate Director for Technical Services at University of Colorado Denver joins UW Libraries
Justin Wadland, UW Tacoma Librarian, wins Washington State Book Award
History of an anarchist utopia on Puget Sound takes Nonfiction prize
UW Tacoma Librarian Justin Wadland is 2015 Washington State Book Award finalist
Mary Randlett Portraits by Frances McCue is also finalist
WorldCat Transition
August 21, 2015 - UW WorldCat and FirstSearch will transition into a new interface called WorldCat
K-Manhwa Korean Graphic Novel Collection at East Asia Library
Collection is largest outside of Korea
Changes to Summit requesting process are in effect
Summit and Orbis Cascade Alliance content are now integrated in Libraries Search
Online resource down times and Suzzallo and Allen Libraries Feb 7 closure
Planned for Saturday February 7, 2015
Art and Life of Sadao Watanabe
Exhibit and lectures about Japanese artist influenced by Mingei Undo
Libraries eNews - Autumn 2014
New Odegaard Director, Earthquake Research
Library Database Trials
October 2014. Help the Libraries decide what new databases to purchase!
Russian children’s books explored in new Special Collections exhibit
Most from Seattle rare book collector Pamela Harer