Spring 2022 data grants
The River Campus Libraries removed barriers to research with a new round of data set grants.
Studio X, technically
A close look at the technology inside Rochester’s hub for extended reality.
Special Collections receives papers of BOA Editions publisher Peter Conners
Also an author and poet, Conners chose Rochester to steward his writing and editing archive.
Humanities libraries creating publication analysis tool kit
River Campus Libraries librarians aim to build a bibliometric system tailored for humanities scholarship.
Checking In with Moriana Garcia
We caught up with Carlson Science and Engineering Library’s STEM librarian on a new role at the River Campus Libraries.
Neilly Author Series: Avram Finkelstein
An artist, activist, and writer with a unique perspective on the history of the HIV/AIDS crisis.
A new deal between a library consortium and a publisher gives retroactive open access to 15 years of scholarly work.
Research is the Rochester way
Research is part of Rochester’s DNA, and a new group of undergraduate students has been recognized for doing it exceptionally well.
Meliora for all
New open access publishing agreements secured by the libraries have made Rochester research ever better—and more cost-effective.
Voices of XR: David Chalmers
The New York University philosopher is the author of a new book that contends virtual reality is reality, too.
Neilly Author Series: C Pam Zhang
An electrifying new voice in literature tells a story about the American West that you’ve never heard.
Between two deans
Lauren Di Monte has been named interim vice provost and dean of the University of Rochester Libraries.
Checking In with Lindsay Cronk
We catch up with the ‘radical’ assistant dean working to better the library profession in a new interview series.
In honor of AIDS Awareness Month, we look at the book and upcoming exhibit Up Against the Wall.
Editor’s Picks 2021
The editor of the libraries’ newsletter, Tower Talk, has a gift for you: a curated list of stories.
Learnin’ in an XR wonderland
Studio X, Rochester’s new XR hub, is more than a beautiful sight. It’s quickly becoming a significant part of the University’s infrastructure.
The next Neilly Dean
The University of Rochester Libraries is getting its first new dean in 10 years.
Miss Marple’s ambassadors
A River Campus Libraries staff member earned recognition for an outstanding pandemic performance.
Bonfire of the pleasantries
A manuscript letter from a renowned Confederate spy is the latest addition to William Henry Seward Papers.
2021 Messinger Award: Lorraine Porcello
Evidence-based practice librarian Lorraine Porcello was the unanimous evidence-based choice for her outstanding teaching achievements.