Monthly Archives: November 2015

Films On Demand platform changes January 2016


Films On Demand will be relaunching this January with a new and improved platform. Until December 18, 2015   users can beta preview to get familiar with the  new interface and features.

Click here to view the Beta Site

Username: fod-beta
Password: beta

Please note that the content on the beta site does not necessarily reflect the exact content in the UWRF collection.

Search@UW links will remain the same

Steven Hill presents lecture “The U.S., Mexico, and Labor”

Steven Hill, a noted writer, lecturer, political professional, and Senior Fellow with the New America Foundation, will present a public lecture on Tuesday, November 10 from 3:30 – 4:20 p.m. in the upper level Library Breezeway. Hill’s recently published book, Raw Deal: How the “Uber” Economy and Runaway Capitalism are Screwing AmericHillBookCoveran Workers, analyzes the shift to freelance, temporary, and contract work in the United States that threatens the jobs picture for millions of American workers. In his book, Hill proposes policy solutions that will restore power back to American workers. As part of the Year of Mexico initiative, Hill will speak about these labor trends in relation to our neighboring country, Mexico. The lecture will be followed by a book signing. Free and open to the public.