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Worth Fighting For

Student work is showcased in 'Worth Fighting For' Pop Up Museum

Liz Lerman and members of her company have interacted with students across the University of Iowa this fall. Some of those students are creating work for a special Pop Up Museum.
 three fanzine magazine covers

Science fiction fanzines to be digitized as part of major UI initiative

The University of Iowa Libraries, in partnership with the UI Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development, announces a major digitization initiative involving 10,000 science fiction fanzines from the James L. “Rusty” Hevelin Collection.
UI Library learning commons

Past, present, future

The next Hawkeye Lunch and Learn in Des Moines will offer an insider’s view of University of Iowa Libraries as a statewide resource focused both on meeting the needs of 21st century students and researchers and on collecting and maintaining historical materials.

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    • Trial Subscription: Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands October 31, 2014
      Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands delivers essential knowledge for business people who are working abroad, traveling for business, or managing global teams from a domestic location. Measurable success in the […] Continue reading →
    • 30th Anniversary Benefit Auction: Shanna Leino October 31, 2014
      About the Tools: While working on books, I found myself needing simple but special tools to carry out the work on leather, wood, and bone. That set me on the […] Continue reading →
    • Database of the Week: Web of Science October 31, 2014
      Each week we will highlight one of the many databases we have here at the Pomerantz Business Library. The database: Web of Science Where to find it: You can find […] Continue reading →
    • Creating a New Model for the Scholarly Monograph October 31, 2014
      The mission of Knowledge Unlatched (KU) is to explore and change the current system for publishing scholarly books. By working together, libraries can create a sustainable route to open access […] Continue reading →
    • Appeals Court Rules on Georgia State’s E-Reserves Case: Back to Lower Court October 31, 2014
      Last week a federal appeals court reversed the a judge’s decision from May 2012 that ruled in favor of Georgia State University, whose library wanted to be able to make […] Continue reading →
    • Enhanced Electronic Grammars (EEG) – Trial ends 1 December 2014 October 31, 2014
      Enhanced Electronic Grammars (EEG) features comprehensive descriptions of languages from around the world. This unique online resource makes full grammars available together in an interlinked and semantically-annotated format, allowing granular […] Continue reading →
    • Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands – Trial ends 20 November 2014 October 31, 2014
      Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands delivers essential knowledge for business people who are working abroad, traveling for business, or managing global teams from a domestic location. Measurable success in the […] Continue reading →
    • 30th Anniversary Benefit Auction: Penny McKean October 31, 2014
      About the Binding: I approached the binding of this catalog of William Anthony’s work with great respect and admiration for William Anthony. It was an honor to study with Bill, […] Continue reading →
    • Ivory Winston, Iowa’s Own First Lady of Song October 29, 2014
      This post was written by Christina Jensen, Student Assistant in the Iowa Women’s Archives and graduate student in the UI School of Library and Information Science. Known as ‘Iowa’s own […] Continue reading →
    • Orchestral Music Online – Trial ends 21 November 2014 October 28, 2014
      Orchestral Music Online is the most recent iteration of David Daniels’s classic repertoire reference work used by conductors, orchestras, musicians, and musicologists throughout the world. NB: From the homepage, click […] Continue reading →
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