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    • Special Collections News & Updates 7/29/2016 July 28, 2016
      Newsfeed: Documenting and Treating Scrolls: Part 3 Final from the “Preservation Beat” blog. http://blog.lib.uiowa.edu/preservation/2016/07/27/documenting-and-treating-scrolls-part-3-final/ A Visit to Himie Voxman’s Hometown from Iowa Now.  http://now.uiowa.edu/2016/07/visit-himie-voxmans-hometown James Alan McPherson, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Writer, […] Continue reading →
    • Meet IWA’s Graduate Assistants July 28, 2016
      While these two fabulous ladies aren’t brand new to IWA, they both recently accepted positions as graduate assistants for the up-coming semesters. Rachel Black grew up in the southwestern corner of […] Continue reading →
    • Find James Alan McPherson’s work at the UI Libraries July 28, 2016
      Writer James Alan McPherson, professor in the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and winner of the Pulitzer, MacArthur, and Guggenheim, died July 27, 2016. He was 72. NPR story NY Times story Find these two […] Continue reading →
    • Documenting and Treating Scrolls: Part 3 Final July 27, 2016
      Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Submitted by Katarzyna Bator and Bailey Kinsky The Buddhist scrolls from the Ficke collection had experienced pretty significant insect damage which greatly increased the risk of […] Continue reading →
    • Migration is Beautiful Website Premieres at 2016 National LULAC Convention July 25, 2016
      July 12th was the kickoff for the 2016 National LULAC (League of United Latin American Citizens) convention. Janet, assistant curator here at the IWA, attended the conference to promote “Migration […] Continue reading →
    • Newspapers.com – Trial ends 20 August 2016 July 25, 2016
      Newspapers.com Library Edition offers full page newspaper images with searchable full-text for millions of pages of newspapers, including many Iowa newspapers. Please send additional comments to Janalyn Moss. Continue reading →
    • Special Collections News & Updates 7/22/2016 July 22, 2016
      Newsfeed: Update on the Music Library Move: http://blog.lib.uiowa.edu/rbml/2016/07/22/were-moving/ Pomerantz Business Library’s 2015-2016 Infographic:  http://blog.lib.uiowa.edu/biz/2016/07/14/pomerantz-business-library-a-look-back-at-fy-2016/ Migration is Beautiful Website Premieres at the 2016 National LULAC Convention July 12th was the kickoff for […] Continue reading →
    • New Liaison Librarians Join Hardin Staff July 20, 2016
      Hardin Library recently welcomed two new Clinical Education Librarians, Heather Healy and Matt Regan. Heather is the primary liaison to Carver College of Medicine and to a number of UIHC […] Continue reading →
    • Pictures of Nursing: Zwerdling Postcard Collection | Exhibit open @Hardin Library July 19, 2016
      Pictures of Nursing: The Zwerdling Postcard Collection is now on exhibit at Hardin Library.  The exhibit explores a 2,588 postcard archive spanning over 100 years.  Images of nursing and the […] Continue reading →
    • Safari Tech Books Online – Trial ends 17 August 2016 July 18, 2016
      Safari Books Online is the premier on-demand digital library providing over 41,717 technology, digital media, and business books and videos online to academic and library users. Please send additional comments […] Continue reading →
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