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A frequent task here in the Rare Book office at the Marriott Library is cataloging and archiving new books that have been donated or acquired. It is common for me to see all the new books before they get incorporated into the book "vault" and...

Last August millions of Americans donned special glasses and turned to the skies to witness the solar eclipse. The event sparked a distinct intrigue for many. What goes on in space that we don’t usually think about or perhaps isn’t even known yet to scientists?...

As we enter into the winter months, nothing sounds better than a cup of cocoa and a good book to cozy up with. Here are some recommends from librarian Allyson Mower to checkout for winter break....

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]On November 17th the Digital Matters Lab hosted a reception for the art exhibit, "Embodied Ecologies". Organizer Natalie Slater worked with Art Access and the Environmental Humanities graduate program in the College of Humanities to develop a...

Stress Buster Week is a semi-annual event for students to help them de-stress before finals week. This time around, the Marriott Library is partnering with many University of Utah campus organizations to help make it an amazing week including:...

In early November, we traveled to the Utah Asia Campus (UAC) to teach our class on “the mighty 5,” Utah’s magnificent national parks. The students learn about the geology-how the parks were formed, and early history, how and when Utah national parks were founded, as...

[video width="1280" height="720" mp4="https://blog.lib.utah.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/11/2022/11/One-Button-Studio-Tutorial.mp4"][/video] By Robert NelsonThe One Button Studio is the easiest way to create a video and it’s available to any student, staff, or faculty member. It has been in service since the beginning of Fall Semester. In order to further increase accessibility, a...

On November 14th, the Digital Matters Lab at the J. Willard Marriott Library will host “Embodied Ecologies,” a collaborative exhibition focused on disability, environmental health and community care practices in Salt Lake City. Rooted in a partnership between the Environmental Humanities graduate program housed in...