More than 250 people enjoyed an enchanting evening October 16 with renowned poet Robert Bly, who read from his latest collection of poetry, "Stealing Sugar from the Castle," at an event, sponsored by the University of Minnesota Libraries.
Richard Moe will discuss his latest book, "Roosevelt's Second Act: The Election of 1940 and the Politics of War" November 20, 7:30 p.m., at the 2nd Paul and Joan Nagel Lecture, at Cowles Auditorium, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota.
Acknowledging that we are all part of a gender culture that discriminates against some while privileging others, we invite you to participate in a discussion with trans, gender non-conforming, and two-spirit identified panelists who seek to “flip the frame” about gender identity.
Vera Shevzov, Professor of Religion, Smith College, will present “Imperial Miracles: The Romanovs and Russia’s Icons of the Mother of God” at the 19th Annual James W. Cunningham Memorial Lecture.
As part of Open Access Week, the University of Minnesota Libraries and the Graduate and Professional Student Assembly (GAPSA) are proud to present: A Conversation with Nicole Allen on Open Education, Tuesday, October 22, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Coffman Theatre.
As part of Open Access Week, the University of Minnesota Libraries and the Graduate and Professional Student Assembly (GAPSA) are proud to present Dr. David Wiley on "The Ethic of Openness."
Please join us October 24 for an opening night reception, celebrating the exhibit, “Little Syria, NY: An Immigrant Community’s Life and Legacy,” which will be on display October 10 through January 15 in the Elmer L. Andersen Library exhibit galleries.
In early September the Libraries participated in two days of exercises designed around collection damage assessment and salvage.
by Erinn Aspinall Health sciences librarians join their University colleagues in their academic pursuits. In the case of librarians at the Health Sciences Libraries (HSL),...
Will Shortz, the New York Times and National Public Radio puzzle master, thrilled about 700 people at Ted Mann Concert Hall last night with...
Whether the desire to possess a rare book, a longing for a home to call one’s own, or the pursuit of an organization’s mission, the Archives and Special Collections of the University of Minnesota Libraries brings the stories to life in this year’s First Fridays presentations.
by Erinn Aspinall It’s 9:00 on a Friday morning and the Health Sciences Libraries’ Outreach Librarian is ready to begin her day. But Anne Beschnett...
Join us for the 10th Annual NOMMO African American Author Series, featuring poet Marilyn Nelson and host Alexs Pate at Cowles Auditorium. The evening will include readings, a discussion between Nelson and Pate, and time for questions from the audience.
Participants to learn how to handle, recover books damaged during disasters Librarians usually don’t come to mind when thinking about front-line emergency responders. But it’s...