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  • Congratulations to Gina Mirabelli!

      CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR GRADUATION, GINA!!!     Gina is receiving her Bachelors of Art in Communication with a minor in Human Relations and an Entrepreneurial Management Certificate. She has accepted a job as an Account Representative at CDW in Chicago. She is planning to live with her parents […]

  • Meet the Studio’s 2021 Summer Fellows

    The University of Iowa Graduate College and the UI Libraries Digital Scholarship & Publishing Studio are excited to announce that 13 graduate students have been selected for the 2021 Studio Summer Fellowship program. These individuals will soon take part in an 8-week course that provides […]

  • Certificate Capstone

    As I prepared to start my Public Digital Humanities capstone project, I began to reflect on the work I had done throughout the certificate and saw an opportunity to bring my work full circle. When I started the certificate, I learned technical skills not taught in my history coursework and began to […]

  • Congratulations Bo Smith!!

      CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR GRADUATION BO!!!!     Robert “Bo” L. Smith IV majored in Biomedical Engineering and will be attending Northwestern to achieve his Masters in Prosthetics and Orthotics. While here at UI he made the Dean’s List. He worked at the Engineering Library for 21/2 years […]

  • New Book Display April 4, 2021

    Welcome to the Library’s virtual New Book Shelf. Here we will present new titles for you to browse and check out. Titles listed here will be monographs published in the current year. If you see a title you would like to borrow, please click the link below the item and sign in with your Hawk

  • Janice Beran and the Persistence of 6-on-6 Basketball in Iowa

    This post was written by IWA Graduate Assistant, Erik Henderson In 1891, James Naismith invented the sport of basketball in Massachusetts at what is now Springfield College. In the early 1900s, the game was adopted for women throughout America especially in small town Iowa. The first Iowa State […]

  • Congratulations to Mitchell Lillie!!

        Congratulations On Your Graduation Mitchell!!!   Mitchell Lillie has been working in the Engineering Library since for the February of 2020. His supervisor, James Cox, says, “Despite being hired in February 2020, right before the University closed in March, Mitchell has worked hard to […]

  • UI Libraries Friends Event: Trivia with Andrew’s Bar Exam

    The University of Iowa Libraries invites you to online trivia, emcee’d by Andrew’s Bar Exam. Join for eight rounds of general knowledge questions and see if your team triumphs! Form a team with your family, friends, or colleagues to compete, or compete individually. (Please arrange a secondary […]

  • New Scoping Review co-authored by Chris Childs | Delivery and financing of oral health care in long-term services and supports

    Oishi, M. M., Childs, C. A., Gluch, J. I., & Marchini, L. (2021). Delivery and financing of oral health care in long-term services and supports: A scoping review. Journal of the American Dental Association (1939), 152(3), 215-223.e2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adaj.2020.12.004   New publication […]

  • Read Behind the Lines: Recovering Deleted Verses in a 15th-century Manuscript

    “From the Classroom” is a series that features some of the great work and research from students who visit our collections. Below is a blog by Laura Moser from Dr. Jennifer Burek Pierce’s class “History of Readers and Reading” (SLIS:5600:0001). Read Behind the Lines: Recovering Deleted […]

  • New Book Display 4/27/21

    Welcome to the Library’s virtual New Book Shelf. Here we will present new titles for you to browse and check out. Titles listed here will be monographs published in the current year. If you see a title you would like to borrow, please click the link below the item and sign in with your Hawk

  • Local Libraries Welcome Author Roxane Gay

    Local Libraries LIT (Listen, Initiate, Talk) will feature Roxane Gay, award-winning author and contributing op-ed writer for The New York Times, on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 6:30 PM. This is the third virtual event in a new program series offered by public libraries in Iowa City, Coralville, […]

  • Research Help?

    We are two weeks away from the last week of classes! Now is the time when you may be busily working on those research papers, slide decks, and assignments. Don’t forget Business Library is here for you!  Need help defining your topic? We got you! Need help finding that last source? No problem! […]

  • Happy Earth Day 2021!

      How much do you know about our Mother Earth – the species, the resources and the threats? The Earth Day webpage has a series of quizzes you can take to gauge your level of knowledge.  I know I’m not an expert – by any means – but I did think I had a fair

  • Get Ready for Finals @Hardin Library | Open Late Saturday, May 8 and Sunday, May 9

    Need some library time to get ready for finals?  We can help! Hardin Library will be open: Noon-9pm on Saturday, May 8 Noon-9pm on Sunday, May 9 7:30am-9pm Monday, May 10-Thursday, May 13 7:30am-6pm Friday, May 14 Wrapped snacks will also be available as long as supplies last. The 24-hour study […]

  • New Book Display April 21, 2021

    Welcome to the Library’s virtual New Book Shelf. Here we will present new titles for you to browse and check out. Titles listed here will be monographs published in the current year. If you see a title you would like to borrow, please click the link below the item and sign in with your Hawk

  • Iowa’s Medieval Manuscripts Collection Goes to the Dogs

    The following was written by Curator of Books and Maps, Eric Ensley Iowa’s Medieval Manuscripts Collection has gone to the dogs, or at least to a new book with dog-themed decoration. Just in time for the tulips blooming across Iowa, our newest medieval book, a beautifully decorated book of […]

  • Medieval Home Medicine | Week 3 | National Poetry Month @Hardin Library

    Celebrate National Poetry Month by viewing this medieval didactic poem in hexameter verse.   Make an appointment to view in person or by Zoom with curator damien-ihrig@uiowa.edu or by calling 319-335-9154. REGIMEN SANITATIS SALERNITANUM The Englishmans doctor, or, The school of Salerne. Printed […]

  • A Look “Behind the Green Door”

    “From the Classroom” is a series that features some of the great work and research from students who visit our collections. Below is a blog by Alexandra Larson from Dr. Jennifer Burek Pierce’s class “History of Readers and Reading” (SLIS:5600:0001) A Look “Behind the Green Door” By […]

  • ‘Building Our Own Community’ Exhibit Virtual Tour Launched

    For those distant to campus, or who would like to experience the latest Main Library Gallery exhibition from home, a virtual tour of Building Our Own Community: 50 Years of the Latino Native American Cultural Center, Founded by Chicano and American Indian Students in 1971 is now available online. […]

  • It’s Student Appreciation Week!!

        Happy Student Appreciation Week!!!   We always rely on our students. They are the first faces seen when anyone comes into the library. Have a question? Ask them – if they don’t know the answer they know to find it or who to ask. They shelve books so when you are looking for

  • An Activist’s Legacy: Ayako Mori Costantino  

    The following is written by Olson Graduate Research Assistant, Rachel Miller-Haughton  Ayako Mori Costantino was a Japanese-American woman whose work with the communities she lived in and belonged to left a lasting impact. Her papers were donated to the Iowa Women’s Archives […]

  • Renew or Return Materials Due June 2021

    All loans due in June, 2021 should be returned or renewed (re-loaned).  Materials due in June 2021 must be renewed or returned by October 1 to avoid being billed a replacement charge. You may renew your loans: by signing into my account by bringing your books to the library and asking for renewals […]

  • Hardin Library Awarded $5.7 Million Grant to Continue Outreach as a Regional Medical Library

    The University of Iowa Libraries’ Hardin Library for the Health Sciences has been awarded a five-year grant to continue its role as a Regional Medical Library (RML) in the Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM). NNLM consists of seven competitively selected RMLs; Hardin Library will […]

  • Herbal, Poetry, Recipes from 1652 | Week 2 of National Poetry Month | John Martin Rare Book Room @Hardin Library

    Celebrate National Poetry Month by viewing this work  perhaps written by James Howell.   Make an appointment to view in person with curator damien-ihrig@uiowa.edu or by calling 319-335-9154. [JAMES HOWELL] (1594?-1666)] A hermeticall banquet, drest by a spagiricall cook : for the better […]

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