audubon image

ATG Quirkies: Audubon’s Odd Animal Fakes

According to a post on the website Atlas Obscura, the great American ornithologist, naturalist, and painter, John James Audubon was not above having some fun at the expense of the competition.  It se...
ASU Hayden lib

ATG People in the News 4/25/16

ASU Library Announces New Appointments Arizona State University Library Dean, James O’Donnell has announced that “joining us later this summer from Purdue University will be Tomalee Doan,...
people1

ATG People in the News 4/23/16

From Champaign to Nashville: Valerie Hotchkiss Named New University Librarian at Vanderbilt U. infoDOCKET reports that “Valerie Hotchkiss, … has been named university librarian at Vanderb...
news global-pixabay

ATG News & Announcements 4/23/16

*Nature Index 2016: US is the largest contributor to high-quality scientific research papers, followed by China and Germany;   *ACRL Sets 2016 Legislative Agenda;   *New and Updated U.S. Data Availab...
google-pixabay

ATG Hot Topics 4/22/16

By Erin Gallagher What a week.  Any Prince fans out there?  As someone who grew up listening to his music and wondering which marvelous galaxy he came from, I was very sad to hear of his passing yest...
PaperMarbling003France1880

ATG Quirkies: The Lost Art of Endpapers

Lovers of the art of bookmaking will enjoy this photo essay by Allison Meier.  The focus is on “one of the more overlooked aspects of book design, the creation of endpapers.”  Ms. Meier&#...