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A Grand Space for Learning: U-M Reopens Taubman Health Sciences Library After $55M Metamorphosis

exterior photo of the Taubman Library

The library's exterior & interior have been completely transformed.

Transformation expands learning space for medical students and serves entire U-M health & biomedical science community

The books moved out two years ago, and the construction crews moved in. And today, the University of Michigan’s Taubman Health Sciences Library reopens as a transformed space for learning, teaching and gathering.

Unfinished Memoir Highlights Orson Welles Acquisition

A scene from Black Magic (directed by Gregory Ratoff, 1949). Dr. Mesmer (Charles Goldner, left) hypnotizes Cagliostro (Orson Welles, right).

Sydney Hawkins
U-M News Service

Though he is considered by many as one of the world's greatest filmmakers, Orson Welles was an actor, producer, writer and radio broadcaster. He was also notorious for leaving many of his projects unfinished.