University Libraries

Magrath Library

July 4, 2015
11:00am - 6:00pm


Current Displays

Magrath Library rotates displays quarterly. If you have an idea or would like to partner on a display, please contact Kristen Mastel. Click here for a list of past displays.

Japanese Garden

Japanese Gardens: Cultivating Peace and Understanding

Summer 2015

The year 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This year marks the 60th anniversary of St. Paul's sister city relationship with Nagasaki. This exhibit looks at the role of sister cities in creating the Como Park Japanese Garden.


Lester Loam: Minnesota's State Soil

On loan to the Soil, Water, and Climate Department

An exhibit celebrating our newly-official state soil, Lester Loam. Lester has also been chosen by the Smithsonian to represent Minnesota soils in its traveling "Dig It!" exhibit on the wonders of dirt.