The Rare Books collection holds several Coptic manuscripts from Dr. Aziz Suryal Atiya. However, some pieces suffered serious loss due to water, mold, and insect damage. Due to the damage, a complete translation of this manuscript would be incredibly difficult, if not impossible. Learn how teams at the Marriott Library are using new technologies to recover the lost texts.
International Education Week (IEW), November 13-17, 2023, “celebrates the benefits of international education and exchange.” IEW Committee members and their colleagues created this recommendation list of books that helped their readers better understand the world.
Jordan Hanzon, Marketing Account Executive at the Marriott Library, recently received the University of Utah’s Staff Excellence Award. He is one of eight employees campus-wide to have received this prestigious award in 2023.
Tallie Casucci, librarian, rock climber, and now oral historian, teamed up with Rachel Wittmann, librarian and podcast lover, to create a podcast of oral histories hosted by the J. Willard Marriott Digital Library.
A History of Special Collections is an exhibition that considers the archival history of the archives themselves, and demonstrates the importance of developing and maintaining such institutional knowledge.