News & Events

Webinars for Library Friends

These presentations are part of a virtual series hosted by the Friends of the Library and initiated by the Library Board of Advocates to share the wonders of the University Library at Illinois.

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Your History Is Now

IHLC collecting Illinoisans’ COVID-19 experiences

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Quest Unspools Cuisine’s History

Prize honors revelations about Jewish ties to Viennese food

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Library Services Slowly Reopen This Fall

Restrictions remain, but some loosening in place

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Publications Expand to Online Textbooks

Open-access format offers distinct advantages

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First of Four Phases Gets Committee’s OK

In April, the Chancellor’s Capital Review Committee approved Phase One of the library building project, ensuring the next chapter of the Library’s development. “This kicks off this multistage library building project,” Dean John Wilkin said of the action. “And now, in front of us, we have the prospect of this gorgeous, secure, climate-controlled facility for […]

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Making History Today

Archives documents pandemic in real-time responses

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We’re Here to Help!

Library remains vital during pandemic

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Advocates Advance Library Cause

Diverse group spearheads support efforts

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Heise Takes On Senior Advancement Role

New director comes full circle in returning to UI campus

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