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Spring 2018 "Heritage Highlights"

Posted on: April 23, 2018

Topic(s): Newsletters

The Spring 2018 edition of Heritage Highlights is now available! In this issue, we celebrate the newness of the spring season by exploring some recent additions to our collections, including the papers of life-long civil rights and social justice activist Robert E. Hughes, which are now open to the public for research at the Center for Pacific Northwest Studies. In Special Collections, we are now showing the "Global Book" exhibit, which invites viewers to consider books as one point of departure for exploring our shared global heritage. Learn about these resources and more, including our spring and summer public programming, in this issue!

Western Libraries Heritage Resources consists of the Center for Pacific Northwest Studies, Special Collections, and University Archives & Records Management. Contact Heritage.Resources@wwu.edu for more information.

Image shows one portion of the "Global Book" exhibition in Special Collections (Wilson Library 6th floor). 


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Artistic Culture on Campus and in the Community

Posted on: April 11, 2017

Topic(s): Newsletters

The Spring 2017 edition of Heritage Highlights is now available! In this issue you will learn about a variety of Heritage Resources' collections which document local and regional artistic culture, including the digitized correspondence of Skagit County artists, photographs and oral histories related to campus sculpture, and a recent donation of valuable photography books.

Heritage Resources consists of the Center for Pacific Northwest Studies, Special Collections, and University Archives & Records Management.

Image: Isamu Noguchi at the dedication ceremony for Skyviewing Sculpture, 1969, Campus History Collection, Special Collections.


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Campus History with Heritage Resources

Posted on: November 17, 2016

Topic(s): Newsletters

The Fall 2016 edition of Heritage Highlights is now available! In this issue we explore Western's 620 High Street, circa 1950, University Archives.campus history, including a timeline of past presidents, the development of the university's physical and built environment, and recollections and reminiscences of former faculty and staff told through oral histories.

Heritage Resources is a division of Western Libraries which includes the Center for Pacific Northwest Studies, Special Collections, and University Archives & Records Management.

Image: 620 High Street, circa 1950, University Archives.


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Easy Access NW Archivist News

Posted on: January 21, 2012

Topic(s): Newsletters

The Winter 2012 issue of Easy Access, the quarterly publication of Northwest Archivists is now available!  Lots of great news from around the region.


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Newsletter from CPNWS

Posted on: October 29, 2011

Topic(s): Newsletters, Updates

Read the latest about archival collections, web portals and other goings-on in the latest newsletter from CPNWS.


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