Press Releases

Just before he retired in May of 2018, David Lewis, who was Dean of University Library for 25 years, was named Academic/Research Librarian of the Year by the Association of College and Research Libraries – one of the highest honors in the field of librarianship.
Paul Moffett has been selected to receive the 2018 Indiana Library Federation (ILF) Outstanding Librarian Award. The ILF Outstanding Librarian Award honors and recognizes excellence and innovative leadership in the development of library service and for remarkable service to the profession.
INDIANAPOLIS—SirsiDynix, a library software and technology company, has selected the IUPUI University Library (UL) to be a recipient of the Power of Libraries Award. This is the inaugural year for the award, which recognizes libraries that are doing something inspiring and helping to bring about change in their community.
INDIANAPOLIS -- On the eve of his retirement from IUPUI, University Library Dean David Lewis has been recognized with one of the highest distinctions in the state of Indiana, the Sagamore of the Wabash.
Indianapolis- The IUPUI University Library’s Center for Digital Scholarship is the 2017 recipient of the James J. Bradley Distinguished Service Award which is presented to archives and libraries for work in preserving motor vehicle resource materials.
INDIANAPOLIS—LYRASIS, a nonprofit membership organization that supports information professionals, has awarded the Center for Digital Scholarship at the Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) University Library a grant of $29,500. This grant was awarded to further the standardization of 3D digital archiving.
Indianapolis—The national publication Library Journal has named Jenny Johnson, Digital Scholarship Outreach Librarian at the IUPUI University Library, to their 2017 “Movers & Shakers” list.  Johnson, selected as one of the top digital developers in the library industry, joined 51 other librarians from across the country on this prestigi
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.