Library Happenings: April 2020

All campus buildings may be closed but the Library continues to serve the UW Tacoma community.  Over the past month and more, Library staff have rapidly adjusted library services to help faculty and students transition to fully remote learning. We’ve done this while learning ourselves how to better use digital tools for telework. I am Read More…

Staff Reads: The Diversity Bargain

We are really excited to talk about this quarter’s Staff Reads! What is Staff Reads? Inspired by the UW Tacoma Strategic Plan and Real Lit[erature], Staff Reads is a collaboration between the Center for Equity and Inclusion, The Center for Student Involvement, and the UW Tacoma Library.  The reading group seeks to create greater awareness Read More…

New Exhibit: Contemporary Indigenous Authorship

North America has been inhabited since long before Leif Erikson and Christopher Columbus. This land’s Indigenous Peoples continue to exist today, asserting their sovereignty and working to maintain their civil rights. Among the ways they express their existence is through written and oral stories; artistic renderings; and historical accounts, present examination, and future portrayals. Tommy Read More…