Simplify copyright clearance for teaching materials

A new tool, called SIPX, will help streamline the copyright clearance process. Integrated with Blackboard, SIPIX draws in all types of content and data, including library-licensed content and open-access materials. The library will host SIPX training for faculty and staff from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on July 26, 27 and 28 at the Central Library,… Keep Reading

Copyright at Vanderbilt

Copyright protects a wide range of materials such as books, articles, photographs, paintings, music, sound recordings, websites, emails; copyright can apply to any original work of authorship that is fixed in any tangible means of expression. Works are automatically protected, no copyright notice is required. Learn more at: http://www.library.vanderbilt.edu/copyright/

Happy 4th of July!

In observance of the holiday, Peabody Library will be closed on Sunday, July 3rd. The Library will reopen Monday, July 4th, with regular summer hours (7:30am-6:00pm Monday-Friday and 11:00am-5:00pm on Saturday & Sunday). Have a safe and fun holiday!

Divinity Professor Bruce Morrill on Participation in Roman Catholic Mass

Listen to Bruce Morrill talk about his recent article “Good Table Manners? The Presence and Participation of Fellow Christians at Roman Catholic Mass.”  The interview is part of a new series, called Open Exchanges, that focuses on publications available in open-access format.  Various versions of Bruce’s article can be found on his faculty Web page.

Hi, I’m Jihan.

Hi, I’m Jihan. I am a sophomore, studying in the college of Arts and Sciences and my major is Medicine, Health, and Society. I plan on going to pharmacy school after college. My parents are from Somalia and I am the youngest of 7 kids. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my… Keep Reading

Meet Kwabena Akuffo Owoo (Kobe)

Kwabena Akuffo Owoo (Kobe) is a final year graduate student majoring in Economics at the Graduate Program in Economic Development at Vanderbilt. He is from Accra, Ghana but has studied in Baltimore, Texas and currently Nashville. He is currently an investment analyst intern for Wealth Management Group in Tennessee. He loves to play video games,… Keep Reading

Summer at Peabody Library

Take a break from the heat and stop by Peabody Library! Summer hours begin Friday, May 6th. The Library will be open 7:30am-6:00pm Monday-Friday and 11:00am-5:00pm on Saturday & Sunday. During the quieter summer months, you may want to check out the artwork in Peabody Library or explore our extensive collection of Children’s and Young Adult Literature. “Diversity… Keep Reading

Summer hours start May 8

The Music Library will start summer hours on May 8 which are: Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Saturday and Sunday Other times by appointment by calling 615.322.5227

Here’s Daniel!

Daniel is a second year student from Wisconsin (Go Badgers!), but born in Nigeria, in the college of arts and science. He is Pre-med and pursuing a major in Neuroscience and minor in classics. In his spare time, he likes to read, play video games and practice cardistry (If you don’t know what it is,… Keep Reading