November 6, 2007

Books Moving to MLAC

Over the next six months, the University Libaries will move 150,000 volumes (generally older and lesser-used books) from Wilson Library to the nearby Minnesota Library Access Center in order to make room in the stacks for collection growth over the next five years.

To learn more about the move, check out the move

To search the database of titles proposed for transfer, go here:

Any questions or suggestions? Please contact Laura Dale Bischof or Susan Gangl .

August 29, 2007

Course Reserves

COURSE RESERVES FOR FALL 2007: University Libraries offer course reserve services to help instructors provide course materials, publications, and other information resources to their students. Print and Web-based services are available. Students can access electronic content from within the Libraries or remotely. See Reserves for more information about placing materials on course reserve for fall semester, or contact Jerrie Bayer at or 612-624-8530.

February 28, 2007

Dunn Brothers Coffee in Wilson Library!

The next time you come to the West Bank, check out the Academic Blend Café in the basement of Wilson Library!

The Academic Blend Café offers fresh coffee, espresso drinks, and pastries. Fall - Spring hours are M-Th, 7am - 8pm and Friday 7am - 4pm. Summer hours are Monday – Friday - 8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Selected Periodicals Move from Wilson to MLAC

The Wilson Periodicals Room is full, and selected older titles are being moved to the Minnesota Library Access Center. This will create space for the new issues that arrive every day.

You will find a list of journals that are candidates for transfer on the Wilson Periodicals Transfer to MLAC, Spring 2007 page. In you are concerned, please review the lists and let us know which titles you would like to keep in Wilson.

Thank you! Deadline is early April.