Peabody Library Liaisons Crank Up the Stats!

The construction project at Peabody Library this semester has not been the only thing that has kept the Library abuzz with activity. The three subject liaisons at Peabody (Kate Costin, Leslie Foutch & Lee Ann Lannom) have seen their fair share of activity by being involved with numerous instruction endeavors that have generated Peabody Library‚Äôs… Keep Reading

Register for the 2015 Knovel Academic Challenge

Begins February 2. 2015! Register for free. Designed to engage STEM students with real-life engineering and science practices, this 8-week challenge immerses participants in a professional problem-solving environment using Knovel’s optimized search, trusted content and interactive tools accessible from within the challenge itself. During the challenge, participants will compete for points and prizes by correctly… Keep Reading

Final Exams at the Law Library

The Massey Law Library wishes all students a restful Fall Break. But exams start the Monday after Thanksgiving, so for those students who will be taking advantage of the library’s resources over the break, and for all law students who are working tirelessly during finals, remember these things: -Extended hours start November 21 and continue… Keep Reading

GIS Day is Nov. 19th

Fung Wah Man, founder of the Global Stories project, will speak in celebration of GIS day on November 19th at 10:00 AM in the Central Library Community Room. A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation from 11 to 11:30 a.m. Then, from 1 to 3:30 p.m., a workshop in Central Library, Room 418A, will allow… Keep Reading

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Jean Stumpf, Community Leader and Library Supporter, Passes Away

The Massey Law Library mourns the death of Jean Goodman Stumpf, who passed away on Thursday, November 6, 2014. Mrs. Stumpf and her late husband, Professor Samuel E. Stumpf, were benefactors to the Alyne Queener Massey Law Library at Vanderbilt University. Professor Stumpf was the first Vanderbilt professor to gain the title of emeritus in… Keep Reading

Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon

Learn how to create, expand and translate Wikipedia articles related to global affairs. Central Library, Special Collections Nov. 1 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. RSVP on the Wikpedia event page and to create a Wikipedia account prior to the event. Participants will have the opportunity to use the library’s Special Collections and will receive training… Keep Reading

Welcome to new Peabody Staff Members

Kate Costin has recently joined the Peabody Library as the Subject Liaison for Leadership, Policy, & Organizations. In her new position, Kate will provide a full range of library services including instruction in the use of library resources, development and management of collections, and provide general and consultative reference services. Kate has a B.A. in… Keep Reading