Past news

In a 2016 survey by Florida Virtual Campus, 66.5 percent of Florida college students reported not purchasing the required textbook for a class due to cost. They also said the price of required textbooks had caused them to take fewer...
Paula Johnson joins the UA Libraries as the Librarian for the College of Engineering.
Katheryne (Kate) Brooks Kay Willock, who has been an ardent supporter of the Libraries since 2002, passed away on January 4, 2017 at Tucson Medical Center. Kate established the Katheryne B. Willock Director of Special Collections Endowment, currently held by...
The sixth annual Katheryne B. Willock Library Research Award recognizes extensive and innovative use of the library information resources and services by University of Arizona students in support of their research. Six awards of $1000 each will be awarded to...
During Homecoming, we honored alumna Rhonda McKearney, who started our technology lending program 10 years ago as an ASUA Senator. Rhonda’s parents, Graham and Kathleen Tubbs, have generously supported the tech lending initiative from the start. At Homecoming, they made...
Congratulations to Cameron Wiles, recipient of this year's Naomi and Samuel Greenfield Endowed Scholarship . Established through the generosity of long-time librarian Louise Greenfield and her husband, Simon Rosenblatt, the award honors the exceptional kindness her parents demonstrated throughout their...
The University is a new partner with Rice University in promoting open educational resources to students as a cost-savings measure.