Spotlight on Odegaard
Events, Exhibits, Resources, & Latest Happenings
Odegaard welcomes displays of original art, educational materials, and programming supporting the academic mission of the University of Washington and the region’s premier academic and research library. The UW Libraries enriches the quality of life and advances intellectual discovery by connecting people with knowledge. The Libraries also promote the success of students, faculty, staff, and programs of the University of Washington.
If you are interested in exhibiting or holding an activity, we ask that you review the Exhibits Guidelines. There you will find policy and contact information.
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Library Research Award
- Applications due: Monday, May 15, 2017
- Open to enrolled undergraduates on all three campuses
- Cash awards: $250 to $1,000
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If we don't own the book you're looking for, ask us! We can explore purchasing it and adding it to Course Reserves. http://www.lib.washington.edu/types/course/
Power Up in Odegaard
Public Art in Odegaard
“Mirrorfold” is a sculpture of polished stainless steel located on the second floor of the Odegaard Undergraduate Library spanning 25 feet across and 9.5 feet tall. The sculpture is by John and Patricia Patkau, both principals in Patkau Architects, a Vancouver, B.C.-based architectural and design research studio.
Location: Second-floor display area