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Find out about current and upcoming events and exhibitions at The University of Arizona Library.


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"Celebrating Excellence: Women in Anthropology" (exhibit)

A new exhibit at the Main Library celebrates two great occasions – the centennial anniversary of the UA School of Anthropology and Women’s History Month – by exploring the seminal work, impact, and achievements of women in the field of anthropology. Through biographical profiles, photographs, studies, and monographs covering gender, race, and feminism in anthropology, “Celebrating Excellence: Women in Anthropology” highlights the contributions of seven influential American female anthropologists. More...

Help us improve the library – win an iPad!

Share your ideas on how we can make our physical library spaces a better place to learn, teach, and conduct research. More power outlets? A technology sandbox? More quiet study rooms? Something else entirely? Let us know! Complete the survey by May 7 and enter your name in a raffle to win an iPad! More...

Alumnus and Ex-Governor Raúl Castro Has Died

By University Relations - Communications
Graduate of UA law school overcame obstacles to reach the highest levels of government in Arizona and as a U.S. ambassador to three countries. University of Arizona alumnus Raúl Héctor Castro, who overcame hardship and discrimination to become Arizona's only Mexican-American governor and a U.S. More...

Mark your calendars!

Interested in what's going on at the University Libraries? View our Spring 2015 event brochure(PDF) for a complete list of exhibits and public programs at Special Collections, Main & Science-Engineering libraries and the Arizona Health Sciences Library. Local author events and new publications from the University of Arizona Press are also highlighted.
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Trial Database: SAGE Research Methods Datasets

SAGE Research Methods Datasets, acollection of datasets that support the teaching of quantitative and qualitative analytical methods in the social sciences.These are datasets from larger national and international data sources that have been reduced in size and complexity for teaching and self-study purposes.
Access this trial database through June 5, 2015. More...

"Celebrating Excellence: 100 Years of UA Anthropology" (exhibit)

A new exhibition in Special Collections celebrates the 100th anniversary of the founding of the University of Arizona School of Anthropology. “Celebrating Excellence: 100 Years of UA Anthropology” features a variety of historical material including photos, original documents, pamphlets, articles and books related to the school and its impact on our campus and community. More...

"Celebrating Excellence: A.E. Douglass and Tree Ring Research"

This exhibit in the Science-Engineering Library will offer a broad overview of the career of A.E. Douglass and basic information about the Laboratory for Tree Ring Research. A.E. Douglass was an astronomy professor at the University of Arizona who headed the Stewart Observatory and established the science of dendrochronology, or the study of tree rings, which can be used to determine how old various archeological sites are. More...

Trial Database: Dictionary of American Regional English

Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE). DARE is different from other dictionaries in that it does not include words that are commonly used throughout the United States, but rather focuses on the regional aspects of our language, documenting words, phrases, and pronunciations that vary from one place to another. Access this trial database through May 1, 2015. More...

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