Press Releases

Jennifer James, IUPUI Library, has been selected to receive the Indiana Library Federation Outstanding Support Staff Award for 2016.  The Outstanding Support Staff Award honors and recognizes a support or a paraprofessional staff person who has contributed to his or her employing library or media center and librarianship in Indiana.
Indianapolis, IN: Herron Art Library at IUPUI is hosting a free reception and lecture presented by Radha Pandey, papermaker and letterpress printer, on Islamic World Papermaking on Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM.
INDIANAPOLIS -- A University Library project that traces the origin of the word "Hoosier" won third place in the National Endowment for the Humanities' nationwide contest in the field of digital humanities.
INDIANAPOLIS -- University Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis has a valuable trove of documents offering unique insights into the activities of private charitable foundations such as the Ford Foundation and the Donald J. Trump Foundation.
Tina Baich, associate librarian at University Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, is the recipient of this year's Virginia Boucher-Online Computer Library Center Distinguished Interlibrary Loan Librarian Award.
The national publication Library Journal has named Willie Miller, assistant librarian of University Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, a "Mover & Shaker" in the library industry.
While he's no Edward Snowden, IUPUI University Libraryarchivist Stephen Towne has blown the whistle on little-known facts about government surveillance of civilian activities -- during the Civil War.
For 100 years, the American Red Cross has prevented, prepared for and responded to disasters and emergencies across the entire state of Indiana. This history has been documented through photographs and artifacts that are dispersed among local chapters.
From a distance, a viewer can't quite determine what multicolored medium was used to create the new sculpture hanging in the IUPUI University Library atrium. A closer look reveals a multitude of children's scissors -- about 2,500 pairs with their brightly colored handles -- intertwined in a fashion that brings to mind the DNA double helix.
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis University Library was honored for digital scholarship by The Indianapolis Recorder as the nation's fourth-oldest surviving African-American newspaper celebrated its 120th anniversary.