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  • Pi Day Celebration & Resource Fair on March 14th!

    Join us for a fun filled Pi Day Celebration!!! We are celebrating our favorite mathematical constant, pi, with an afternoon of trivia, library resources fair, and FREE apple pie bites!! Festivities will kick off at 1:59 pm on March 14,…

  • Your librarians at work

    Want to know what your librarians did for you in 2018? View a quick SNAPSHOT here! Or scroll below to view:…

  • New addition to the Book Model Collection

    Christine Manwiller, former UI Center for the Book (UICB) student, created a facsimile of a Burmese binding for a historical binding class she took as part of her MFA degree. The original Burmese book was from Fritz James, the retired CEO…

  • Engineering Library Escape Room! We Need Your Help!

    Looking for inventors, puzzle-lovers, adventure-seekers, escape room aficionados! We plan to build a couple of College of Engineering escape rooms this semester and we would like to get YOU (engineering students, faculty, staff members)…

  • Rare Recordings of Civil Rights Activists Available Now

    Exciting news from University Archivist, David McCartney, about the incredible recordings found in the Eric Morton Civil Rights Papers.  In 1963 and 1964, attorney Bob Zellner recorded a series of interviews with civil rights…

  • Spring 2019 Workshops at the Sciences Library

    The following workshops are open to all students, faculty, and staff. There is no need to register in advance.  EndNote Workshop – Thursday, March 7, 2-3 PM, BB B20 In this workshop you will learn how to use EndNote…

  • Create a Valentine’s Pop-Up Card!

    Come join us at our next Learn & Create Workshop! Learn paper folding and create your own fun and unique greeting cards! We’ll be working on special Valentine’s cards, but you can take what you learn and make special cards…

  • Linda Lundy receives UI Staff Council Longevity Award

    "We are so lucky to have Linda in the Conservation Lab," said Conservator Giselle Simón, Linda's supervisor. "She not only makes our custom boxes, but thank goodness she's a great sewer! If you happen to call a book in any of our…

  • Spring Learn & Create Workshops!

    Exciting New Create & Learn Workshops!! Tuesdays, 2:30 pm Engineering Library Creative Space (2001C SC) We are happy to collaborate with the Engineering Technology Center, NEXUS and the Department of Music to present some exciting…

  • In-house binding for quick access to course reserves

    As part of the Preservation Department’s customer service focus, books that are placed on rush are processed faster so that patrons can have access to these materials sooner. Not long before this spring semester started, two unbound…

  • Do you need help finding information? We are here to help you succeed.

    Are you struggling to find: Company financials for your project? Market and industry information for your business plan?  A SWOT analysis on a company? Opportunities and risks of doing business in another country?  Business…

  • Artificial Hearts | Shelley McKellar | 2019 R. Palmer Howard History of Medicine Society Dinner | Friday, April 5, 2019

    Medical historian Shelley McKellar will speak on Artificial Hearts: A Controversial Medical Technology and its Sensational Patient Cases at the 2019 R. Palmer Howard Dinner.   Location: Radisson Hotel, Coralville, Iowa Date: Friday,…

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