U-M Library

  1. October 25, 2016

    Open Michigan initiative launches new partnership, website

    Open Michigan is relaunching as the home for all things open at U-M — freely accessible, openly licensed documents and media or teaching, learning and research.

  2. September 20, 2016

    Library launches Research Data Services and Deep Blue Data

    The U-M Library is launching a suite of services as well as a repository that will support researchers throughout the research data lifecycle: planning, creation, organization, sharing and preservation.

  3. February 4, 2016

    U-M acquires the archive of indie filmmaker Nancy Savoca

    The U-M Library will welcome the papers of director, producer and screenwriter Nancy Savoca to its growing archive of material from independent film visionaries.

  4. January 20, 2016

    University to digitize 19th-century sheet music collection

    The U-M Library will catalog and digitize one-third of its large collection of 19th century sheet music that originated from the Edison Phonograph Co.

  5. January 7, 2016

    Michigan Publishing collaborates to launch Lever Press

    Michigan Publishing, the publishing division of the U-M Library, will launch a new open-access book-publishing imprint, Lever Press, which will publish digital-native titles.

  6. December 2, 2015

    Film producer, marketer Ira Deutchman donates archive to U-M

    Ira Deutchman, who has been making, marketing and distributing films since 1975, will donate his entire archive to the university’s Screen Arts Mavericks & Makers collection.

  7. October 8, 2015

    Mary Francis to join Michigan Publishing as editorial director

    Michigan Publishing, the publishing division of the U-M Library, has announced the appointment of Mary Francis as its new editorial director.

  8. October 1, 2015

    Taubman Health Sciences organ donor initiative goes statewide

    Michigan Libraries for Life, which started five years ago at the Taubman Health Sciences Library, has grown into a statewide effort promoting organ donation.

  9. May 19, 2015

    U-M Library rolls out researcher ID system

    A U-M Library initiative will provide the university’s researchers with a unique identifier in a system to reliably identify and link them with their work.

  10. March 27, 2015

    Mellon grant funds U-M Press collaboration on digital scholarship

    An $899,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will support U-M Press in a collaboration to development a new platform for digital publication and preservation of humanities monographs.