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University Libraries creates adult coloring book

Feb 5, 2016 10:04 AM


Have fun and de-stress, courtesy of the University Libraries!

The Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections is excited to join libraries and cultural institutions around the world in the celebration of the adult coloring book craze by creating a coloring book from their collections.

Adult coloring is considered a healthy means to calm and de-stress for grownups.

Find the Libraries' book at, and be on the lookout for additions.

#ColorOurCollections premiered on social media the week of February 1, 2016, thanks to the organizational efforts of the New York Academy of Medicine Library and the Biodiversity Heritage Library. To see all sorts of postings from other libraries, check out and