Library news & stories

In 2020, the University Libraries launched a grant program focusing on integrating library services and expertise into storytelling and data-intensive humanities scholarship, highlighting stories, people, and events from the U.S.-Mexico borderlands region. Now in the program’s third year, the Libraries...
Faculty, staff, and student employees across the University Libraries came together to launch a new collection of books in the spring semester. Books That Matter, a print collection of more than 100 titles, is connected to the Libraries' commitment to...
The University Libraries invited undergraduate and graduate students from different disciplines to submit visual displays of data to tell stories. We’re happy to announce the winners of the 2022 Data Visualization Challenge . This is the third year that the...
In 2020, the University Libraries invited university-affiliated researchers across campus to apply to a new data grant program to purchase commercially available datasets that would support their work. The program’s goal is to build a data collection for broad use...
As this semester comes to a close, it’s time to say goodbye to 26 of our student employees who are graduating this spring or summer. Student employees contribute a lot to the University Libraries every day. They sanitize our library...
We're proud to join the University of Arizona in celebrating Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Heritage Month throughout April. In addition to sharing book recommendations, we looked back at some archived materials. Go back in time We kicked off...
The student experience at the University of Arizona involves many areas of student life: academics, social activities, health and well-being, and more. Students now have a single place to go, at the heart of campus, to find services and support...
Join President Robert C. Robbins , Senior Vice President and Provost Liesl Folks , and University Libraries Dean Shan Sutton in celebrating the completion of the distinctive nine-acre Student Success District , which includes Main Library, the Bartlett Academic...
Maps help us navigate the world in many different ways every day. One mapping project is making its way to the University of Arizona this spring. OpenStreetMap US , the organizers behind the annual national conference, State of the Map...