a national conference for academic libraries - April 4-6, 2002







LOCAL INFORMATION

Information on the University of Iowa and the Iowa City/Coralville area can be found at the following links.

University of Iowa
http://www.uiowa.edu/

Iowa City Area Attractions and Entertainment
http://www.iowa-city.com/

Searchable Web Site about Iowa City
http://www.jeonet.com/city/offcici.htm

Getting to and Around Iowa City
http://www.jeonet.com/icarrive.htm

Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce
http://iowacityarea.com/

Kalona -- "Quilt Capitol of the World" -- a charming community in the midst of an extensive Amish population 15 miles south of Iowa city.
http://www.kalonachamber.org/

Amana Colonies -- Seeking religious freedom, the early settlers of the Amanas left Germany in 1842, settling near Buffalo, New York. In 1855, the "Community of True Inspiration" moved west, forming their first village along the Iowa River. Eventually, 26,000 acres were purchased and six more villages settled.
http://www.iowa-city.com/amanas/

Iowa Virtual Tourist -- An interactive guide to tourism in Eastern Iowa and throughout the state.
http://www.iowa-city.com/tourist/