January 20, 2020

U-M Library

  1. November 18, 2019

    U-M archivist, anthropologist save Voice of America show’s archive

    Two U-M professors engineered an effort to save the Voice of America’s “Music Time in Africa” archive from remote government storage and, in the process, digitize it for an internet audience.

  2. November 6, 2018

    New Bentley digital archive highlights Detroit’s Jewish history

    The Bentley Historical Library has launched a new platform for the Detroit Jewish News Digital Archive, a free, searchable database of the Detroit Jewish Chronicle and the Detroit Jewish News.

  3. October 23, 2018

    Open access monograph grants promote faculty engagement

    U-M is a charter participant in a digital monograph publishing initiative that seeks to increase academic and public engagement with long-form humanities scholarship.

  4. August 3, 2018

    U-M Library gets filmmaker Jonathan Demme’s personal archive

    The U-M Library will welcome the archive of the late award-winning director, producer and screenwriter Jonathan Demme to its Screen Arts Mavericks and Makers collection.

  5. March 5, 2018

    Library sets new destination for special collections researchers

    The U-M Library is announcing the opening of the Special Collections Research Center on the sixth floor of the Hatcher Graduate Library.

  6. December 11, 2017

    Librarian fights fake news with information literacy

    With accusations of “fake news” prevalent across the media, Jo Angela Oehrli’s work on improving students’ data and information literacy is more important than ever.

  7. November 16, 2017

    Resident Librarian fellows bring diversity, passion for library science

    Three librarians new to campus this fall are part of a new Resident Librarian program that focuses on diversity, part of a nationwide initiative to increase diversity within the ranks of academic and research libraries.

  8. July 24, 2017

    Library to partner with StoryCorps during Fall Festival

    The U-M Library will partner with the national oral history organization StoryCorps to record and preserve stories from the U-M community during the Fall Festival bicentennial celebration.

  9. April 25, 2017

    Addition to Orson Welles exhibit includes never-before-seen work

    A new set of materials from Beatrice Welles will make the U-M Library’s Orson Welles collection the world’s most comprehensive resource for Welles scholars and fans.

  10. April 17, 2017

    Preservation Clinic to help people save personal pieces of history

    As the university celebrates its bicentennial year, the U-M Library wants to help members of the campus community preserve their own pieces of history at a Preservation Clinic April 27.