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2020-2021 Subscription review: An update from Associate Dean of University Libraries for Collections and Content
UW Libraries Response to New WA State Guidance for Libraries
UW secures competitive $1 million Luce Foundation grant to advance Southeast Asian research and community engagement
Responding to the Call: UW Libraries Response to George Floyd, Black Lives Matter, and Systemic Change
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grants $1 million to support collaborative conservation
A Message From the Dean- Libraries response to COVID-19 - March 15, 2020
A blog by Betsy Wilson on Libraries response to COVID-19
University of Washington Libraries announces additional closures; Odegaard Library to remain open with limited access
March 13, 2020
Libraries Coronavirus Response and Update Page
Real time information on changing hours of operation, announcements, resources and more.
A message from the Dean on UW Libraries Response to coronavirus (COVID-19)
Libraries Signs Joint Letter In Opposition of NARA Closing
UW Libraries joins Chief Librarians from Alaska, Oregon and Washington State to appeal to the Federal Office of Building Management
#IHeartUWLibraries Video Contest- EXTENDED DEADLINE
2020 Libraries student video contest !
Libraries Dean Announces Elsevier Contract Finalized
A message from the Dean on publishing partner negotiations
Libraries Forms Alternative Access Team
A new Alternative Access Team will advise on solutions to address outcomes of potential changes in publishing partner contracts, journal access
ACRL Conference, Whiteness & Racism in Academic Libraries: Dismantling Structures of Oppression
UW Libraries is proud to partner with the Association of College and Research Libraries to host this event.
Libraries launches Sustainable Scholarship web page
A new online resource highlights guiding principles for "big deal" negotiations and approach to sustainable scholarship.
For the public good: our values in a changing scholarly communication landscape
A blog about the University Libraries point of view on "Big Deals" and the role of sustainable scholarship.
UW Faculty Join Elsevier Negotiations
June 4, 2019
Summer Tips: What to Know Before You Go!
June 1, 2019
UW Faculty Senate votes to support UW Libraries bargaining and licensing priorities in scholarly journal subscription negotiations
May 16, 2019 - The UW Faculty Senate votes unanimously to approve a Class C Resolution expressing support for UW Libraries Licensing Principles and bargaining priorities in upcoming negotiations with Elsevier and other “big deal” publishers