Main library Category

  • Wednesday, July 9, 2008 Most staff upon returning to the Main Library were able to just turn on his or her computer and pick up where s/he had left off. […]

    Putting Ourselves Back Together

    Wednesday, July 9, 2008 Most staff upon returning to the Main Library were able to just turn on his or her computer and pick up where s/he had left off. […]

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  • Wednesday, July 9, 2008 Since book repair is in the basement along with marking and binding, they can not move back into their original work space. We decided to move […]

    Temporary Quarters, Again!

    Wednesday, July 9, 2008 Since book repair is in the basement along with marking and binding, they can not move back into their original work space. We decided to move […]

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  • Monday, July 7, 2008 After three days of guests and almost no flood related activities, it was very hard to get mentally back to work. My host, Engineer Librarian John […]

    Moving Back

    Monday, July 7, 2008 After three days of guests and almost no flood related activities, it was very hard to get mentally back to work. My host, Engineer Librarian John […]

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  • Monday, June 30, 2008 It’s a challenge supervising staff who are scattered all over. However, they’ve done an excellent job of managing themselves. At the Geoscience Library, Bu Wilson decided […]

    Book Repair at Geoscience Library

    Monday, June 30, 2008 It’s a challenge supervising staff who are scattered all over. However, they’ve done an excellent job of managing themselves. At the Geoscience Library, Bu Wilson decided […]

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  • Thursday, June 26, 2008 Although staff would like to be back at their regular work stations, they are enjoying doing something different for a change and making a difference with […]

    Book Repair at Hardin

    Thursday, June 26, 2008 Although staff would like to be back at their regular work stations, they are enjoying doing something different for a change and making a difference with […]

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  • Monday, June 23, 2008 It’s very weird to be at work. Twenty university buildings have been shut down due to flood waters. Three of buildings have library collections in them […]

    Back At Work Sorta’

    Monday, June 23, 2008 It’s very weird to be at work. Twenty university buildings have been shut down due to flood waters. Three of buildings have library collections in them […]

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  • Monday, June 16, 2008 Mike Lee and the Facilities folks who are based out of the Main Library checked our basement.  There is about 1/2 – 2 inches in various […]

    We Dodge the Bullet

    Monday, June 16, 2008 Mike Lee and the Facilities folks who are based out of the Main Library checked our basement.  There is about 1/2 – 2 inches in various […]

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  • Saturday, June 14, 2008 Gary Grout caught an announcement that volunteers should report to the Main Library this morning at 9AM. The report was meant for volunteers to report for […]

    Resting Up

    Saturday, June 14, 2008 Gary Grout caught an announcement that volunteers should report to the Main Library this morning at 9AM. The report was meant for volunteers to report for […]

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  • Friday, June 13, 2008 At 6AM, I sent the following email to Nancy Baker and others: “After seeing the Czech/Slovak Library/Museum under water almost to the roof top and many […]

    Evacuation of the University of Iowa Main Library

    Friday, June 13, 2008 At 6AM, I sent the following email to Nancy Baker and others: “After seeing the Czech/Slovak Library/Museum under water almost to the roof top and many […]

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  • Thursday, June 12, 2008 In the morning we were told that there are no current plans to evacuate the Main Library. The Main Library is one of the buildings that […]

    Constantly Changing Picture

    Thursday, June 12, 2008 In the morning we were told that there are no current plans to evacuate the Main Library. The Main Library is one of the buildings that […]

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