December 6, 2016
Online resources will remain available, but faculty and graduate students are encouraged to place Winter 2017 Course Reserve requests now!
October 12, 2016
Growing collections and anticipated renovations prompt major book moves. Check back frequently for the latest book location updates!
October 5, 2016
Become a Wikipedian! Join us to create and improve articles on Chicago topics that relate to Northwestern Libraries' archives and collections.
September 28, 2016
Celebrate Explore Your Library day by playing Library Go! Find the Pokemon we've hidden around University Library and snap their picture for a free t-shirt and a chance to win other prizes. Takes 10 minutes to play. Snacks provided!
September 2, 2016
New, longer hours begin fall quarter
July 26, 2016
Redesigned Library site makes answers easier to find
June 20, 2016
A brief selection of new art titles, including architecture, women, and contemporary art.
June 15, 2016
Ambassador, U.S. comptroller, brigadier general, Nobel laureate: Evanston resident Charles Gates Dawes played many roles in his life, but perhaps he is best known as vice president under Calvin Coolidge from 1925 to 1929.
June 6, 2016
The Art Library has received a very substantial collection of new titles.
June 1, 2016
There are several new e-resources available in the library that may be of interest to transportation researchers.
May 25, 2016
This summer Northwestern Libraries are shifting the physical locations for two sets of stack collections: the Herskovits Library of African Studies and the Asian Studies holdings.
May 17, 2016
Faculty and graduate students: all books checked out since July 2015 have the same due date: May 31, 2016.
May 16, 2016
Four centuries after the passing of the world’s most famous author, it’s tempting to put the man on a pedestal — sometimes quite literally.
May 3, 2016
Peruse the Art Library's new selections.
April 29, 2016
Northwestern University Libraries will not hold its annual book sale this spring.
April 27, 2016
A truly significant body of information on the history of the Panama Canal has now become available.
April 11, 2016
Paired with National Library Week (April 10-16), this week’s “Love Your Library” theme helps library staff highlight what an amazing, vibrant part of campus life the Libraries are.
April 8, 2016
An interesting selection of new art titles, from Giotto to the Bejing Biennale.
March 29, 2016
The Main Art Library is proud to announce a new project beginning with the Spring 2016 quarter. Twice each month, the Art Library showcases our new art titles, displaying them near the entrance to the Eloise W. Martin Reading Room.
March 24, 2016
From Holbein to Stella, and points in between.
March 14, 2016
Northwestern University Libraries will be extending the operating hours for Deering Library beginning with spring quarter, in order to help offset the loss in study space resulting from the temporary closure of Mudd Library.
March 10, 2016
One of the major sources of Northwestern news is now available online thanks to a large digitization initiative at Northwestern University Libraries.
March 8, 2016
A timeline of significant transportation contributions by women to celebrate International Women's Day.
March 7, 2016
Highlights of this month's new titles in the Art Library.
March 2, 2016
The Transportation Library has a broad selection of books that deal with transportation and the environment. Here's a roundup of a few we've acquired recently.
February 24, 2016
Hannah Higgins has been a professor of art history at University of Illinois at Chicago since 1994. Her research and course topics examine twentieth century avant-garde art with a specific interest in Dadaism, Surrealism, Fluxus, Happenings, and performance art, food art, and early computer art.
February 10, 2016
Widely regarded as the "Father of the Graphic Novel," cartoonist Will Eisner spent his entire career chasing the Next Big Idea - and usually finding it.
February 8, 2016
Chicago Collections, a consortium of libraries, museums, and universities with archives covering Chicago history and culture, recently launched its flagship search engine initiative that promotes the holdings of more than 20 member institutions.
February 1, 2016
As part of a series of construction projects on north campus, the Seeley G. Mudd Library building will close for renovation March 25, and will remain closed until September 2017.
January 20, 2016
Like a traveler catching a connecting flight on a world-spanning quest, a researcher in a library is often hunting to find that one elusive link that connects an idea's starting point with its destination.
January 13, 2016
Charlotte Moorman electrified the avant-garde scene in 1960s New York with her experimental approaches to music, performance and pure spectacle.
January 5, 2016
The library now offers streaming access to the 60 Minutes news program archive from 1997-2014. Back to top