Oct. 14 has been declared Open Access Day, and the UW–Madison Libraries will host several efforts to promote the event.
"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.
The Edible Book Festival that kicks off National Library Week, April 15?21.