About Colleen Theisen

Outreach and Instruction Librarian. Lover of coffee, as well as 19th century photography, painting, tourism and print.

Special Collections News & Updates 6/17/2016

Migration is Beautiful Title ImageNewsfeed: Library Field Responds to Orlando http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2016/06/public-services/library-field-responds-to-orlando-tragedy/#_ Statement on the Orlando Shooting from SAA President Dennis Meissner https://offtherecord.archivists.org/2016/06/15/statement-on-the-orlando-shooting/ University of Iowa moving forward with $60M art museum http://www.press-citizen.com/story/news/education/university-of-iowa/2016/06/06/university-iowa-moving-forward-60m-art-museum/85498698/ Engineering the Bike – New […]

Special Collections News & Updates 6/3/2016

Snapchat iconsNewsfeed: A look back at the “Meet the Manuscript” workshop: http://blog.lib.uiowa.edu/speccoll/2016/06/03/meet-the-manuscript/ Riverside Theater will return to City Park for Pericles June 17-July 10: http://www.riversidetheatre.org/returningtothepark Salisbury House in Des Moines presents King […]

Meet the Manuscript

Manuscript writingBy Heather Wacha 28 beaver fur hats. 6 panels of tapestries. Wool from Flanders. Silks, cloths and linens. Furniture, paintings, and sculptures. Gold and Silver. All manner of carriages.   […]

Special Collections News 4/25/2016

Exhibition title on the front window "50 Years of Star Trek"Newsfeed: Blog post: Prickman honored with Arthur Benton University Librarian’s Award for Excellence http://blog.lib.uiowa.edu/speccoll/2016/04/20/prickman-honored-with-arthur-benton-university-librarians-award-for-excellence/ Blog post: Special Collections’ Student Worker Wins UI Libraries’ Scholarship http://blog.lib.uiowa.edu/speccoll/2016/04/21/special-collections-student-worker-wins-ui-libraries-scholarship/ Clear Creek Amana High School student Jack Butler […]