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Libraries to participate in Open Access Day

October 8, 2008

Oct. 14 has been declared Open Access Day, and the UW–Madison Libraries will host several efforts to promote the event.

Abigail Adams biography adds to popular interest in American Revolution

March 14, 2008

"John Adams," a major HBO mini-series debuting this Sunday, is bound to generate renewed public interest in the era of the American Revolution and the founding of the nation. A University of Wisconsin–Madison chapbook series has been mining that rich historical territory for some time. The latest chapbook, a biography of Abigail Adams, fits very closely with the mini-series' focus on John and Abigail's long and storied relationship.

Lectures, edible books part of National Library Week

April 11, 2007

The Edible Book Festival that kicks off National Library Week, April 15?21.