Home / About the Libraries / News Events Exhibits / Libraries in the News

Libraries in the News Archive

Costs Outstrip Library Budgets | Periodicals Price Survey 2020- Library Journal 4.23.2020
Contributing author: Sion Romaine, UW Libraries Director, Acquisitions & Rapid Cataloging Services,Collections & Content Associate Librarian, University Libraries
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grants $1 million to support collaborative conservation
Portraits of Change Exhibit In Allen Library:cultural disruption, poverty and homelessness.
Featured story in Real Change news
King 5 News Features UW Libraries Kearney Barton Collection
Katrina Belton, Preservation Specialist, University of Washington Libraries in Seattle, Wash., will receive the Jan Merrill-Oldham Professional Development Grant for 2020
UW’s East Asia Library to be renamed the Atsuhiko and Ina Goodwin Tateuchi East Asia Library
Libraries announces $6 million endowment from Tateuchi Foundation for East Asia Library
From The Daily: Is Wikipedia Telling The Truth?
UW Libraries and Labor Archives addresses systemic bias with "edit-a-thon" event.
Andrew Weaver Receives iPRES2019 Honor
University of Washington's Media Preservation Librarian honored for work in digital preservation by iPres, the premier and longest-running conference series on digital preservation.
‘No-No Boy’ went from unknown book to classic thanks to UW Press and Asian American writers. Now, it’s at the center of a controversy.
Seattle Times, June 13, 2019
Get ready for Earth Day: A new Allen Library exhibit
The Daily, April 15, 2019
Azusa Tanaka named one of Library Journal's 2019 Movers & Shakers
Library Journal, March 7, 2019
UW anthropologist connects communities to archive of Khmer Rouge-era Cambodia
UW News, March 7, 2019
UW Libraries is new home for decades of KIRO-TV news video
UW News, February 6. 2019
UW Libraries part of Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grant to develop national book preservation plan
Library of Congress, February 4, 2019
The Passamaquoddy reclaim their culture through digital repatriatiton
The New Yorker, January 30, 2019
UW Libraries archive helps woman find video of moment she met her adopted family
KIRO TV, January 18, 2019 (video 2:06)
Bright Young Librarians: Whitney Buccicone
Fine Books and Collections, September 26, 2018
Vintage political cartoons reflect on turbulent time in history
CityStream, August 23, 2018 (video 5:08)
Working class heroes: A look inside the Labor Archives of Washington
UW News, August 28, 2018
For 50 years, UW librarian Sandra Kroupa has been connecting people with rare books and artifacts
Seattle Times, August 22, 2018