Spotlight on Odegaard
Events, Exhibits, Resources, & Latest Happenings
Odegaard welcomes displays of original art, educational materials, and programming supporting the academic mission of the University of Washington and the region’s premier academic and research library. The UW Libraries enriches the quality of life and advances intellectual discovery by connecting people with knowledge. The Libraries also promote the success of students, faculty, staff, and programs of the University of Washington.
If you are interested in exhibiting or holding an activity, we ask that you review the Exhibits Guidelines. There you will find policy and contact information.
Have questions? Ask us!
PHE Spot in Odegaard
Location: first floor
Hours: Wednesdays 1-3 p.m.
Wednesdays 7:30-9 p.m.
Thursdays 1-3 p.m.
"If we listen, if we see, we are witnesses; we are implicated and affected even if we avert our eyes, close our ears, turn our backs." ~Witness/Soul Stories
-The exhibit runs December 8, 2014 to March 20, 2015
Tuesday January20th 4:30-6pm, Odegaard Room 220
-Beverages and nibbles 4:30-5pm with the talk/reading/discussion from 5-5:45pm
OUGL ALCs highlighted by Provost
Odegaard Undergraduate Library's Active Learning Classrooms (ALCs) are featured in the latest Provost's reports on teaching and learning, Innovators Among us: Using Technology to Enhance Student Learning.
We welcome John Danneker to Odegaard and the University of Washington. John is the new Director, Odegaard Undergraduate Library and Learning Commons. Mr. Danneker comes to the the University Libraries after 13 years at the Eckles Library on the George Washington University's Mount Vernon campus. We wish him well as he embarks on this new adventure.
More about John Danneker…
Odegaard has a new service feature! Visit us on twitter to see newly received books highlighted.
Undergraduate opportunities to learn about current, exciting research in a wide variety of disciplines, including the process of discovery, how faculty come up with an idea for research, how inquiry is structured in the different disciplines, and how students can become involved in the knowledge-making process.
Wednesdays, 12:30 – 1:20 p.m., Room 220
Welcome to Odegaard
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A $16.575 million state funded renovation project creating student collaboration and quiet study spaces, two active learning classrooms, a technology studio, an innovative writing and research center, and new staff offices. Winner 2014 AIA Interior Architecture Award.