Publications

The Friendscript newsletter highlights current gifts to the Library as well as the Library’s collections, faculty, programs, and services. It is published three times each year and mailed to Library Friends.

Current Issue
Winter 2016-17
  • Promise from Library Friends Results in Significant Giving to Mortenson Center
  • Chicago Company Makes Major Collection Donation
  • Retired Slavic Bibliographer and Professor Creates Legacy to Benefit Librarians and Researchers
  • Did You Know?
  • Library Is Looking For
  • President's Council Spotlight
  • Upcoming Events
Friendscript Back Issues
Friendscript – Fall 2016 Download
Friendscript – Spring 2016 Download
Friendscript – Winter 2015-16 Download
Friendscript – Fall 2015 Download
Friendscript – Spring 2015 Download
Friendscript – Winter 2014-15 Download
Friendscript – Fall 2014 Download
Friendscript – Spring 2014 Download
Friendscript – Winter 2013-14 Download
Friendscript – Fall 2013 Download

The Compendium is an informational newsletter for campus faculty. Its purpose is to promote the programs and services of the University Library and to foster communication about important Library-related issues.

Current Issue
Fall 2016
  • New Repository for Data
  • HTRC Now Offers Text Analysis and Data Mining Access to 14M+ Volumes
  • New IDEA Lab at Grainger
  • State of Illinois Publications Digitized
  • Watch the Homecoming Parade with the Library
  • Get Book Recommendations Through Minrva
  • What Illinois Faculty are Saying About the Library
  • Meet Celestina Savonius-Wroth
Compendium Back Issues
The Compendium – Spring 2016 Download
The Compendium – Fall 2015 Download
The Compendium – Spring 2015 Download
The Compendium – Fall 2014 Download
The Compendium – Spring 2014 Download

The Annual Report provides highlights from the fiscal year.

Current Issue
FY2016
  • By The Numbers
  • Mission
  • Vision
  • Letter from the University Librarian
  • Financial Statement
  • Endowment Funds
  • Contributions
  • Memorial and Tribute Gifts
  • Acknowledgments
Annual Report Back Issues
Library Annual Report – FY2015 Download
Library Annual Report – FY2014 Download