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New Dean Announcement
WIU names the new dean of University Libraries.
Cromwell Collection on Display
University Archives and Special Collections will be featuring the exhibit From the Prairie to the Coast: The Life and Work of Artist Joane Cromwell from now until August 15, 2013.
Visiting Professor Lecture
Visiting Professor from France to present, "European Union: Icarian or Banana Republic?"
Newly acquired items for the month of April, 2013 have now been listed!
Newly acquired items for the month of March, 2013 have now been listed!
Espionage Book Club
The Malpass Library's Espionage Book Club is entering its third summer starting at noon on June 4th in Malpass Library's first floor by the "fireplace."
Secretary of State to Present Grant Check
Illinois Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White will award a $5,000 “Back to Books” grant to Western Illinois University Libraries on Monday, May 13, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in the Garden Lounge of the Leslie F. Malpass Library.
The Future of Publishing
Nature Publishing Group has published a special issue on the future of publishing. It explores the changes in the world of scholarly communication that are occurring, such as open access publishing, open access mandates, author-pays publishing models, and an article about the the dark side of open access.
WIU Annual Authors Recognition Reception
The University Libraries is honored to host our annual WIU Author Recognition Reception on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. in the Leslie F. Malpass Library Garden Lounge.
After the Saints: Nauvoo’s Icarian History
Dr. Jeffrey Hanks to present After the Saints: Nauvoo’s Icarian History on Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. at the Hotel Nauvoo.
Newly acquired items for the month of February, 2013 have now been listed!
Women's History Month Keynote Presentation
Join us for our Women's History Month Keynote Presentation with featured speaker Erica Borggren, Director of Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs
Restoration Cathedral Music: A Symposium
A day-long symposium will examine various aspects of English cathedral music during the period 1660-1710, with a concentration on anthems and services.
Submit 2012 Publications
WIU Authors Invited to Submit 2012 Publications to University Libraries
Newly acquired items for the month of January, 2013 have now been listed!
Newly acquired items for the month of December, 2012 have now been listed!
African American Poetry Reading
A poetry reading celebrating African American poetry will be presented on Thursday, February 21st, from Noon to 1:00 pm, in the Multicultural Center.
Annual Book Sale Coming Soon!
WIU Libraries will be hosting their annual Book Sale Monday, 02/04/2013 through Thursday, 02/07/13 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. in the Leslie F. Malpass Library, Staff Lounge, located on the first floor.
Art and Self Perception
University Libraries is coordinating a series of events and lectures for the 2013 academic year to promote events and happenings taking place across the Western Illinois University campus.