News and Updates

Cody Library Receives Honorable Mention for Best Small Library in America

Park County Library’s main building in Cody recently received national recognition with an Honorable Mentionin Library Journal’s Best Small Library in America 2023 competition.

How Wyoming Libraries Support Civic Engagement

Civic engagement involves a wide variety of activities that demonstrate the active involvement of individuals across the social, political, and cultural parameters of their communities.

Library Event Returns to Support Unhoused Individuals

In communities across the US, libraries have become more than repositories for books.

UW Libraries Names Alternative Textbook Grant Recipients for 2023-24 Academic Year

University of Wyoming Libraries recently awarded alternative textbook grants to six faculty members to implement open educational resources (OER) in their classes for the 2023-24 academic year.

Free Family Fun at the Library

Wyoming families can do far more than check out books when they visit their local libraries.

How Libraries Help Seniors Stay Fit: Wyoming

Exercise provides significant benefits for older adults.

Wyoming's 5 Year Plan for Federal Funds Approved

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) recently approved the Wyoming State Library’s newest five-year plan for Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds.

Online Training ‘At Your Leisure’

There are several online trainings offered by the Wyoming State Library. 

Natrona County Library's StoryWalk opens at Crossroads Park

On one of the brightest, warmest, most spring-like, baseball-friendly, playground-open, energy-inducing, outdoor-recreation-inviting, ballcap-wearing, busting-out-the-sunscreen-from-the-bottom-cabinet, better-make-sure-you-have-a-pedicure-because-it’s-warm-enough-to-wear-sandals days of the year thus far, the Natrona County Library opened its StoryWalk along the North Platte at Crossroads Park in Casper.

Special Accessibility in Education Issue of UW-Published Journal Now Available

A special issue of an open journal focusing on accessibility in education, published by University of Wyoming Libraries, is now available.