Feature Event

The University Library was fortunate enough to host not one, but three special events to recognize extraordinary faculty and their accomplishments. In ceremonies this past fall, Christopher J. Prom, William H. Mischo, and Clara M. Chu were formally inv …

From The Library Calendar

The Libraries 'have played a critical and highly empowering role in all aspects of my group's research, including our recently reported synthesis machine. Immediate access to a wide array of information is critical to everything we do. In particular, access to an extensive collection of online journals and search engines has been vital.'

— Martin D. Burke
Library Fact:
The University Library has a Cat Librarian
Uggles is the unofficial mascot of the University of Illinois’ Undergraduate Library where she has been working since 2015 as the resident cat-brarian. She even has a little blue “Ask a Cat” vest when she’s on duty! #AskUggles