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Andrew Weaver Receives iPRES2019 Honor
University of Washington's Media Preservation Librarian honored for work in digital preservation by iPres, the premier and longest-running conference series on digital preservation.
‘No-No Boy’ went from unknown book to classic thanks to UW Press and Asian American writers. Now, it’s at the center of a controversy.
Seattle Times, June 13, 2019
Get ready for Earth Day: A new Allen Library exhibit
The Daily, April 15, 2019
Azusa Tanaka named one of Library Journal's 2019 Movers & Shakers
Library Journal, March 7, 2019
UW anthropologist connects communities to archive of Khmer Rouge-era Cambodia
UW News, March 7, 2019
UW Libraries is new home for decades of KIRO-TV news video
UW News, February 6. 2019
UW Libraries part of Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grant to develop national book preservation plan
Library of Congress, February 4, 2019
The Passamaquoddy reclaim their culture through digital repatriatiton
The New Yorker, January 30, 2019
UW Libraries archive helps woman find video of moment she met her adopted family
KIRO TV, January 18, 2019 (video 2:06)
Bright Young Librarians: Whitney Buccicone
Fine Books and Collections, September 26, 2018
Vintage political cartoons reflect on turbulent time in history
CityStream, August 23, 2018 (video 5:08)
Working class heroes: A look inside the Labor Archives of Washington
UW News, August 28, 2018
For 50 years, UW librarian Sandra Kroupa has been connecting people with rare books and artifacts
Seattle Times, August 22, 2018
UW Libraries Exhibit Highlights Vintage Political Cartoons From Turbulent Times
KNKX, July 25, 2018
The paper protector
Arts and Sciences Perspectives Newsletter, July 2018
Vintage editorial cartoons by Oregon’s Howard Fisher
UW Today, June 27, 2018
Fighting to Preserve History - the extensive audiovisual archives of UW Libraries
UW Daily, May 31, 2018
Washington state plans to sue Trump administration over U.S. Census citizenship question
Q13 News, March 27, 2018
In a Virtual World: How school, academic, and public libraries are testing virtual reality in their communities
American Libraries Magazine, March 1, 2018
History Café: How Minority Men and Tradeswomen Won Justice on the Jobsite
Seattle Channel, February 21, 2018 (video 58:04)