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Aerial view of UI Hospitals and Clinics in 1930

Old Gold: The view from above

UI archivist shares websites that feature aerial photos of campus, state
If you enjoy looking at aerial photos, especially of familiar territory in Iowa, University of Iowa archivist David McCartney lists some must-visit websites with historic photos of the UI campus and areas across the state.
political cartoon

UI Press book collects caucus work of cartoonist

Political drawings not immune to newsroom changes
In an age when political cartoonists, and indeed all journalists, are feeling the pinch of tightening newspaper budgets, the University of Iowa Press has come out with a title that highlights both the editorial format and the state of Iowa.
A "No More War" sign from UI students' antiwar protests in the 1960s.

Iowa Alumni Magazine The real thing

In a technology-driven world, it turns out that digital isn’t everything. University of Iowa collections experts maintain that tangible artifacts leave a lasting impression on the human heart and mind.

Portait of Nile Kinnick in football uniform

Nile Kinnick Collection now online

Letters, clippings, and photos document the Hawkeye hero's life
A new digital collection from the University of Iowa Libraries brings together letters, newspaper clippings, and photos of the Hawkeye hero and Kinnick Stadium namesake.

Did You Know?: Reliving readings

Where can you find hundreds of recordings of writers like Alice Sebold, David Sedaris, Francine Prose, and Sherman Alexie? On the Iowa Digital Library’s Virtual Writing University Archive.