University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library faculty and academic professionals presented on several subjects this spring. We like to congratulate and recognize our researchers on their significant contributions to the university, the Library and Information Science department, and other disciplines. A curated bibliography of these presentations is presented below.
(Links to presentation recordings are provided when available)
To follow our previous post covering presentations, we recognize the publications our Library faculty and academic professionals have published this spring. See the selected bibliography below to learn more about these topics.
(Links to OA journals, the DOI for individual articles, or the catalog record are provided when available.)
The European Union Center (EUC) serves as the centerpiece for teaching, research, and outreach on Europe and the European Union at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Established in 1998 with support from the European Commission, the EUC would later be designated as a Title VI National Resource Center by the U.S. Department of Education. The European Union Center, along with nine other centers, comprise the Illinois Global Institute.
Lynne M. Thomas, the Head of the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, was recognized as a finalist for the Special Award (Non-Professional) along with Michael Damian Thomas for their work in Uncanny. The World Fantasy Awards are given out to fantasy fiction publications and lifetime achievements in various art and literature. These awards are presented at the World Fantasy Convention, which is an annual gathering for people interested in light and dark fantasy art and literature. Thomas and other finalists will have a chance to be one of the winners at the 2022 World Fantasy Convention, which will be taking place at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans, Louisiana from November 3-6, 2022.