Divinity Databases

On Thursday, Sept 25, at 1 pm in room 221 of the Divinity Library, there will be a presentation on five databases that provide information on religious adherents in the United States and around the world. Come join us.

Met Opera On Demand

Thanks to a generous donation from Mr. and Mrs. Richard J. Miller, Jr., the Wilson Music Library has just added a subscription to Met Opera on Demand. This streaming audio/video database includes full-length Met performances, including HD videos from the Met’s series of movie theater transmissions, classic telecasts, and radio broadcasts. Don’t miss Rosa Ponselle… Keep Reading

We’re Puzzled @ SEL

SEL is participating with 5 other libraries in sharing games and puzzles on a monthly rotation.  These games/puzzles are for our  patrons to enjoy at their leisure.  We welcome anyone to partake in the fun located at the front of the library. *If you would like to donate puzzles or games to our rotation of… Keep Reading

Orientation at Walker Management Library

On Friday, August 15th and Monday, August 18th, Walker Management Library helped welcome first-year students into the Owen Graduate School of Management. Library staff assisted students in preparing for professional headshots, providing a mirror and some style advice. Students were also invited to share their hometowns to emphasize the global diversity of the business school… Keep Reading

Access to Peabody Library, Fall 2014

This fall, the Peabody library will receive an enhanced fire safety system.  There will be an upgrade to the fire detection system and new sprinklers will be installed throughout the library. While work is being done on this capital project, Peabody’s book and journal stacks will be closed. Library users can request materials, from the… Keep Reading

I Scream, You Scream – The Library Gave Out Ice Cream

On August 27th from 1:00pm-4:00pm, Vanderbilt Libraries welcomed students into the Central Library Community Room for an Ice Cream Social. With the help of Ben and Jerry’s, library staff stationed around the Community Room visited with students as they created sundaes and learned about all the campus libraries. To make the afternoon even sweeter, students… Keep Reading

Ice Bucket Challenge

Library Leaders take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

See the video. Vanderbilt University Library’s administrative team, led by Interim Dean Jody Combs, participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The Library Deans of all the SEC schools were challenged by the Auburn University Dean of Libraries. Interim Dean Combs said he would “gladly accept the ALS ice bucket challenge in hopes that awareness… Keep Reading

Guiding Your Research: Librarians Create New Resources for Students

The Law Librarians have been busily working on new Research Guides for our incoming and continuing students. These guides help students when they are getting started on legal research, looking for information about the library, seeking study aids for substantive courses, or learning more about upper level practical skills. More guides are in the works,… Keep Reading

Shake It Up, Baby: Database Updates

Walker Management Library wants to keep you in-the-know and up-to-date on your resources! While you spent your summer packing up for the move to Owen or interning across the globe, we made a few changes to our database collection. Keeping you in mind, here are our recommended alternatives for business research: If you’re looking for… Keep Reading

John Hartford Collection

This Wilson Music Library recently received the library of musician John C. Hartford. The collection contains over 1,500 items, including biographies of musicians, fiddle tune books, and books on the music of the South. See our Research Guide for more information about this collection.