Monthly Archives: June 2013

John Wesley Powell Collection of Pueblo Pottery Featured Image

An image of an Olla jar from the John Wesley Powell Collection of Pueblo Pottery has been selected as the featured image of the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries of Illinois (CARLI) news page. ┬áMary Rose, member of the Digital Collections User Group committee of CARLI, noted that “The high-quality images and informative descriptions combine to render this collection of unique content wonderfully accessible and eminently useful.” ┬áThe digital collection was created by Meg Miner, University Archivist and Special Collections Librarian, and is considered a flagship digital collection at IWU.

To view the pottery featured in the digital collection, please visit The Ames Library, open Monday-Friday, 8 am – 4 pm during the summer.

Ames Catalog & I-Share Scheduled Maintenance

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The Ames Library Catalog and I-Share will be down for scheduled maintenance from Friday, June 21 – Sunday, June 23.

Summer Hours


The Ames Library will be open Monday – Friday, 8 am – 4 pm during the summer months.

If you need research or technology assistance over the summer, please call Help@Ames at x3900.

Wishing everyone a relaxing and productive summer!

Photo: “Hello, Summer” (by Cooky Koon, CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)