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In 2008, library staff began volunteering to bake homemade goodies to hand out to students studying for their final exams. A few years later, a staff member contacted Pet Partners of Southern Arizona after the all-volunteer group brought their adorable,...
Michelle Boyer-Kelly has been a student worker in Special Collections for almost 10 years. She began working with us as a freshman in 2009, majored in English and Creative Writing, and received her master’s degree in American Indian Studies...
On November 8, we honored the Udall Foundation as our 2018 Library Legend. The award honors members of the Tucson community who have made significant contributions related to the library's role in providing access to scholarship and creative expression...
Congratulations to Maryann Lieu, recipient of this year's Naomi and Samuel Greenfield Endowed Scholarship . Maryann is a Pre-business student hoping to major in Management Information Systems. At the Libraries, she works in paging. This competitive $1,000 scholarship is given...
#WeAreUAZLibraries is a bi-weekly series that introduces our staff on Facebook and Instagram . Meet Javad Basij! What do you do? I supervise our Access & Information Services staff at the Health Sciences Library, help train student employees, and regularly...
Explore domestic consumerism, life and leisure in America between 1850-1950 with Trade Catalogues and the American Home. This resource presents a wealth of highly illustrated primary source documents that highlight commercial tastes and consumer trends, and provide a valuable visual...
BankFocus offers detailed, standardized reports and ratios for over 44,000 banks across the globe. For these banks, you can access standardized data for detailed like-for-like analysis, "as reported" data and links to source filings, and to see how data points...
Orbis has information on around 300 million companies across the globe. It's the resource for company data and we make it simple to compare companies internationally. We capture and treat data from more than 160 separate providers, and hundreds of...
POLITICO Pro serves people on the front lines of policy. Building on POLITICO’s strong reporting foundation, Pro taps into expert knowledge and uses the best tools to serve policy professionals. At their core are reporters who dig deep into policy...
The University of Arizona Libraries has received a $7 million gift to support renovation of the Science-Engineering Library. This gift from the Frederick Gardner Cottrell Foundation was recognized on October 5 during a ceremony to rename the Science-Engineering Library as...
Digitized collection of American Indian newspapers covering 1828-2016. More information about the collection, including a list of titles, is available at https://www.amdigital.co.uk/primary-sources/american-indian-newspapers . (Note that document downloads will not be available during the trial period.) Trial period: October 8, 2018...
#WeAreUAZLibraries is a bi-weekly series that introduces our staff on Facebook and Instagram . Meet Annabelle Nuñez! What do you do? I am the Associate Director for the Health Sciences Library (UAHSL). I oversee the library’s outreach activities, represent UAHSL...
University Libraries Dean Shan Sutton has been selected as the 2018 recipient of the Eugene G. Sander Faculty Fundraising Award . The Sander Faculty Fundraising Award was established by the UA Foundation Board of Trustees in 2008 to honor...
This past summer, we launched a new online search tool . Since then, we’ve been gathering feedback from students, faculty, staff and other library users. After talking to those who previously used our catalog as their primary search tool, we...
Cameron Wiles is the Content and Usability Specialist for our User Experience team. He started here as a student worker a couple years ago and has continued to work with us full-time since graduation. He filmed a student testimonial video...
#WeAreUAZLibraries is a bi-weekly series that introduces our staff on Facebook and Instagram . Meet Fernando Rios! What do you do? Essentially, I’m a research data management consultant. When someone has a problem with finding data, organizing their data, keeping...
Harvard University Press is honored to renew James Loeb's vision of accessibility and presents an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing, virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature. Our entire Greek and Latin Classical heritage is...
Join the University Libraries and Disability Resources for our presentation series on designing inclusive and accessible experiences! Across campus and the community, we all have the opportunity to create experiences that are not just accessible, but welcoming to our diverse...
During the Homecoming Library Innovation Breakfast , UA Libraries will be presenting alumna Maggie Melo with the 2018 Top Library Cat Award. Before graduating in 2018 with a PhD from the Rhetoric, Composition, and the Teaching of English program in...
Aengus Anderson is our oral historian and the person behind Archive Tucson , the Special Collections oral history project. Here's how he created a video that tells a story about Tucson in the 1960s. Tucson in the Long Sixties (and...

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