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  • Learn & Create Workshop: Coding Music with Sonic Pi!

    Coding Music with Sonic Pi   Learn the basics of coding while creating music!  Using a Raspberry Pi, this workshop will have you making music in real-time. Each line of code you put in will change the song being heard.  Taught by Jean-Francois Charles, School of Music. Please be sure […]

  • Selections from the Sackner Collection: The Association for Study of Arts Materials

    Selections from the Sackner Collection: The Association for Study of Arts Materials Written by Diane Dias De Fazio, Curator of Rare Books & Book Arts   Well, konnichiwa.   The University of Iowa Special Collections announced the arrival of The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Collection of […]

  • Leslie Schwalm, PhD | Black Bodies, Medical Science & the Age of Emancipation | History of Medicine Lecture Thursday, October 24

    The University of Iowa History of Medicine Society and Hardin Library for the Health Sciences present Professor Leslie Schwalm speaking on Black Bodies, Medical Science, and the Age of Emancipation, Thursday, October 24, 2019 in 1287 Carver Biomedical Research Building.   Why did the […]

  • October 2019 Hardin Open Workshops | Learn EndNote, Effective File Naming, PubMed Tricks and More

    Learn something new at Hardin this month! Sign up for workshops online or by calling 319-335-9151.  If the advertised times don’t work for you, you can request a personal session!  ORCiD, October 9, 11am-12pm PubMed Tips and Tricks, October 10, 1-2pm Zotero, October 12, 12-1pm  […]

  • Accepting Nominations through October 30 | Arthur Benton University Librarian’s Award for Excellence

    The University Libraries is seeking nominations for the Arthur Benton University Librarian’s Award for Excellence. Funded by a generous endowment, this prestigious award acknowledges a library staff member’s professional contributions in the practice of librarianship, service to the […]

  • Hardin Library CLOSED for All Home Football Games, Closed Saturday, October 12

    The Hardin Library will be closed for all home US football games.  The 24-hour study will be available with an Iowa OneCard or UIHC Badge.  Cambus does not provide bus service near the VA, UIHC or Arena area until approximately 1 hour after game time.  More Cambus game day bus […]

  • Did You Miss Black Hole Week?

    If so, you’re not alone. Black holes are by definition problematic to observe. In fact, it was only in April of this year that astronomers unveiled for the first time an image of a black hole in Messier 87 , a supergiant galaxy located in the constellation Virgo. So who knew that an entire […]

  • Learn &amp Create Workshop! Finding Company Information

    Finding Company Information Tuesday, October 1st; 5:00 p.m. Engineering Library Creative Space   The Career Fair is coming up on Oct 3rd – want to get the inside scoop on the companies you’re interested in? Go in with background information on the companies you’ll be talking […]

  • In Memory of Richard M. Caplan | September 2019 Notes from the John Martin Rare Book Room @Hardin Library

    Richard M. Caplan, July 16, 1929 – August 20, 2019 This issue of Notes from the John Martin Rare Book Room is dedicated to the memory of Richard D. Caplan, long time supporter and contributor to the University of Iowa History of Medicine Society. In his tenure at the University, Dick gave […]

  • ICRU Participants: Apply for Undergraduate Library Research Award

    About the Award Sponsored by the UI Libraries, under direction of the Undergraduate Engagement Department, the  Undergraduate Library Research Award is awarded to a student presenting in the Iowa Center for Research by Undergraduates’ Fall and Spring Undergraduate Research Festivals […]

  • SOUNDS FROM THE FIELD – Hearing Hollywood in Iowa’s Special Collections: Casting and Composing for the Four Daughters films

    by Nathan Platte One of the problems of being a film historian is that you sometimes stumble across movies that require immediate love and attention. Four Daughters is one such film for me. Falling short of “classic” status, this sentimental family drama fared more than well when it was […]

  • Banned Book Week 2019

        Banned Book Week 2019 September 22-28, 2019   Banned Book Week, which was launched by the American Library Association (ALA) in 1982, “is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read.” Typically held the last week in September, Banned Book Week highlights the value […]

  • Learn & Create Workshop: Soldering Basics – Surface Mount

    Soldering Basics – Surface Mount Tuesday, September 24th; 5:00 p.m. Engineering Library Creative Space   Soldering is one of the most fundamental skills needed to dabble in the world of electronics. The two go together like peas and carrots. And, although it is possible to learn about, […]

  • Accepting Nominations for the Benton University Librarian’s Award for Excellence

    The University Libraries is seeking nominations for the Arthur Benton University Librarian’s Award for Excellence. Funded by a generous endowment, this prestigious award acknowledges a library staff member’s professional contributions in the practice of librarianship, service to the […]

  • EXHIBIT: 95 [YEARS OF] THESES

    In 1923, department chair Philip Greeley Clapp established graduate studies in music at the University of Iowa, and in 1924/25, the first students concluded their course of study with the submission of musical compositions and documents as theses. Over the last 95 years, Iowa graduates have […]

  • Learn & Create Workshop! Soldering Basics – Through Hole

    Soldering Basics – Through Hole   Soldering is one of the most fundamental skills needed to dabble in the world of electronics. The two go together like peas and carrots. And, although it is possible to learn about, and build, electronics without needing to pick up a soldering iron, […]

  • Registration for Creative Kick-Start Program!!

    Registration is now open for the Creative Kick-Start Program!    Hey students! Are you interested in giving your idea, project, or invention a kick-start? Want to make that project a reality? Registration is now open for the Kick-Start program! The Engineering Library and the […]

  • Learn & Create Workshop! Patents: What Are These Things?

    Patents: What Are These Things?   What is a patent and how the heck can you find one? Kari Kozak, Head Lichtenberger Engineering Librarian, will be leading a FREE workshop on those very questions (and more!) Come and explore the hidden resources of patents!  About 85% of the technical […]

  • Learn & Create Workshop – What’s Happening in the Library?!

    What’s Happening in the Engineering Library Classes are just getting started – now is the perfect time to find out what is happening in the Lichtenberger Engineering Library! Kari Kozak, Head of the Lichtenberger Engineering Library, is leading the workshop, What’s Happening […]

  • New Learn & Create Workshops!

    All New Learn & Create Workshops for Fall 2019!   Check out the amazing lineup of Learn & Create Workshops we have this fall! They will be held on Tuesdays at 5:00 pm in the Lichtenberger Library Creative Space. Workshops are sponsored by the Engineering Electronics Shop, Lichtenberger […]

  • September Hardin Open Workshops | Embase, EndNote, Data Management Essentials & More

    Hardin Library is offering 11 open workshops in September.  Sign up online or call 319-335-9151 to register. September 3 APA Style September 4 Getting Started with Hardin Library resources September 10 Mobile resources September 11 EndNote Desktop September 17 Keeping Current September 18 Open […]

  • Students and Faculty | Data Management Workshop Series this semester

    We have a series of three data management workshops scheduled this Fall: Data Management Essentials, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 11am-12pm Data Management File Naming, Tuesday, November 12, 11-11:30am OpenRefine – learn to work with tabular data, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2-3pm Register online or by calling […]

  • Students | How to Reserve Group Study Rooms @Hardin

    The Hardin Library has 11 group study rooms that can be reserved for up to 4 hours at a time whenever the library is open.  Group study rooms are intended to be used by groups of 2 people or more.  The 4th Floor of Hardin Library has quiet, personal studies available on a first-come, […]

  • New e-books added to Clinical Key July-August 2019 | Peds, Ortho, Radiology, Vascular, Endo

    Essential Orthopaedics (Miller, Mark) 2nd ed Essentials of Radiology (Mettler, Fred) 4th ed Fanaroff and Martin’s Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine (Martin, Richard) 11th ed Fenichel’s Clinical Pediatric Neurology (Piña-Garza, J. Eric) 8th ed Holcomb and Ashcraft’s Pediatric […]

  • Welcome Back!!

    WELCOME BACK!!!     Remember when you were in grade, middle, and high school? Remember the lists of supplies you needed? The excitement of new notebooks, pens, and new backpacks? All those things designed to help make you more successful in your school career? We don’t have a list […]

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