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March 15, 2018
UW Colleges Library Instruction (Fall 2017)

If you are interested in an information literacy session for a current or future class or would like more information about our offerings, please talk to your campus librarian!

March 7, 2018
Raising Awareness

Open Education Week is an awareness raising campaign and celebration of the free and open educational resources that are being used and created around the world today. Open Educational Resources (OER) are “freely available, high quality learning materials that can be downloaded, edited, shared, and used in place of publisher textbooks to better serve all students.” (SPARC...

February 22, 2018
1825 - The First Haitian National Library

In 1825, the first Haitian National Library was established (Janson). This was during the presidency of Jean-Pierre Boyer. Boyer was one of the leaders of the Haitian Revolution, which was the only slave uprising that led to the founding of a state that was both free from slavery and ruled by non-whites and former captives. It challenged long-held...