From the Dean
| Betsy Wilson
Libraries are invaluable cornerstones of college and university life, equipping the next generation of engineers, teachers, doctors and others with the training and research tools needed to compete in the global marketplace. As guest columnists in The Seattle Times, my colleague Erika Linke and I recently explained the vital contribution library professionals make in today's challenging economic times. More ...
Library Research Awards
Laura Brady, a senior in International Studies, won one of the 2008 Libraries Research Award for Undergraduates. Brady and two other students received the Friends of the Libraries Award and a $1,000 prize, funded by the Friends' annual Literary Voices event.
In the Spotlight
Web Portal Links Health Care Pros
to Evidence-Based Resources
Health care professionals rely on timely, evidence-based information to support patient care. HEAL-WA, an online collection of resources developed by UW Health Sciences Libraries, uses a pioneering approach to improve access to this information. More ...
Lecture: Libraries and the Book Arts
April 2, 7-9:30 p.m.;
Allen Library, Lower Level
Co-sponsored by the University of Washington Libraries and The Book Arts Guild. More ...
Literary Voices Dinner with J.A. Jance
April 25, 6 p.m.; UW Club
J.A. Jance will be the keynote speaker for a lively and entertaining evening featuring 13 noted authors as table hosts for dinner and literary conversation. Tickets: $100 donation to benefit the Libraries. More ...
by Lois Morrison,
Fabric Books &
March 9-May 25,
Suzzallo Library 102
Allen Library Lower Level. More ...
Microform & Newspaper Collections
Suzzallo Library, ground floor
Cartoons change with current events and often include international perspectives. More ...
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