Category: Latest News

Wisconsin goes live in DPLA!

Recollection Wisconsin is celebrating today, as digital collections from our partners across the state are now available in the Digital Public Library of America! After three years of collaborative planning and development, Wisconsin’s libraries, archives, […] 

Finding Oral Histories in Eau Claire

As a proud new team member of Recollection Wisconsin, I’ll be writing a series of dispatches from my travels all over Wisconsin to find oral history collections at libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, and other […] 

Introducing our NEH project

In March, we announced the news that we received funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), as part of the Humanities Collections and Reference Resources category, to identify, inventory, and plan for the […] 

RW receives NEH planning grant

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) today announced $21.1 million in grants for 248 humanities projects. We are thrilled to share the news that among these is a $40,000 planning grant to WiLS, project […] 

Save the Date: Upper Midwest Digital Collections Conference August 9-11

The 2nd Upper Midwest Digital Collections Conference (#UMDCC16) will take place August 9-11, 2016 at St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa (Quad Cities). The UMDCC provides opportunities for digital collections creators and curators in the […] 

Digitizing at-risk media with RADD

Recovering Analog and Digital Data (RADD), in the Laboratory Library at the School of Library and Information Studies (SLIS) at UW-Madison, is a collection of equipment for digitizing audio cassettes, VHS tapes, floppy disks and […]