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    • Before & After Treatment: Keith’s New Theatre clipping book December 1, 2016
      Before treatment: Crumbling edges, misshapen spine, detached pages, overfilled pages, board detachment front and back. After treatment: Foldered and housed detached pages in a 4-flap wrapper, sewed new endsheets front […] Continue reading →
    • PubMed Food Problem: Cruciferous Vegetables December 1, 2016
      To do a PubMed search for cruciferous vegetables that includes such species as Radish, Arugula and Wasabi, each species must be done separately. By Eric Rumsey, Janna Lawrence and Xiaomei […] Continue reading →
    • Special Collections News & Updates 11/30/2016 December 1, 2016
        News of Interest: UI earns No. 1 ranking in university website accessibility: https://now.uiowa.edu/2016/11/ui-tops-in-university-website-accessibility A Snapshot of Cook’s Point (with a shout out to Migration is Beautiful): http://blogs.davenportlibrary.com/sc/2016/10/13/a-snapshot-of-cooks-point/ Staff Publications: Instruction Librarian […] Continue reading →
    • The meaning of cruciferous November 30, 2016
      To modern ears, “cruciferous” is all about vegetables. But the word’s rich history shows that it was formerly used in a much broader sense. By Eric Rumsey, Janna Lawrence and […] Continue reading →
    • December 14th Iowa Bibliophiles: Arthur Bonfield: 60 years of collecting rare books from 1490-1800 November 30, 2016
      Iowa Bibliophiles December Meeting Arthur Bonfield: 60 years of collecting rare books from 1490-1800   For the last 60 years Professor  Arthur Bonfield has collected rare books— original copies of […] Continue reading →
    • VPN Service Changing November 30 | vpn.uiowa.edu no longer available November 23, 2016
      On Wednesday, November 30, 2016 from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. the university VPN service will be changed. If you use the VPN website (https://vpn.uiowa.edu/) as your VPN connection method, […] Continue reading →
    • “At Your Local Library” Interviews with IWA November 22, 2016
      Rachel Black is a graduate assistant in the Iowa Women’s Archives. As part of her graduate work in the School of Library and Information Science she has been working on a […] Continue reading →
    • Greater Midwest Region National Network of Libraries of Medicine | First Six Months at UI Update November 21, 2016
      The Greater Midwest Region (GMR) of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) has now been operating from the University of Iowa for six months! If you’re curious as […] Continue reading →
    • New Exhibit Showcases Green Engineering! November 18, 2016
      Check Out Our New Exhibit!! The University of Iowa is committed to sustainability and becoming a green campus. You can read about the various goals in 2020 Vision – The […] Continue reading →
    • Thanksgiving Break Hours @Hardin Library Sunday, Nov. 20-Saturday Nov. 26 November 17, 2016
      Hardin Library will be open shorter hours during the Thanksgiving break. Regular hours resume Sunday, November 27.     Continue reading →
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