The Studio collaborates with students, faculty, and staff on the development, design, and implementation of digital scholarly research projects and publications. Housed in the University of Iowa Libraries, the Studio offers equitable access to space, technology, and digital expertise to shepherd projects from inception to archive.

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The Studio's Matthew Butler selected to receive 2023 Benton Award

The Studio’s Senior Developer Matthew Butler has been selected to receive the Arthur Benton University Librarian’s Award for Excellence. Butler has contributed significantly to the continued success and excellence of the Studio and the UI Libraries during his several years of service.

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