Central Library and Divinity Library will close at 10:00 pm on Thursday, October 10 for a necessary building maintenance project. The libraries will be open for regular business hours on Friday, October 11 at 7:30 a.m. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.
The Food for Thought Café will be closed on Thursday, October 10, Friday, October 11 and Sunday, October 13. The Café will re-open at 8:00 am on Monday, October 14.
Vanderbilt University Libraries offer laptops and iPads *now for 3 day* check out to all current students, faculty and staff. The iPads are preloaded with a selection of apps. Additional laptops and iPads have been added to the inventory. You can check our website here for up-to-date information on laptop and iPad availability at each… Keep Reading
Jon Meacham, author of Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power, and Mark Dimunation, who directed the reconstruction of Thomas Jefferson’s Collection at the Library of Congress, will come together Sept. 30 at Vanderbilt University’s Central Library for a discussion moderated by John Seigenthaler. See further details and information via Vanderbilt University News here.
“Teaching. Writing. Learning.” A Series of Conversations on Teaching Writing. Topic: Managing the Paper Load: Grading Writing Efficiently and Effectively Opening Guest Presenter: Scott Juengel (English) Wednesday, September 18, 12:10-1:00 Community Room, Central Library A series of monthly lunchtime conversations, “Teaching. Writing. Learning.” is for anyone who teaches writing at Vanderbilt to gather and discuss specific issues,… Keep Reading
Friday, September 13, 2013 11:00AM – 12:30PM Central Library, Conference Room 800FA Dr. Yvonne Chandler, Associate Professor in the Department of Library and Information Sciences at the University of North Texas, will be in the library on Friday September 13 from 11:00AM – 12:30PM in conference room 800FA to discuss a new IMLS/EMLS grant program… Keep Reading
The Library’s Who Speaks For The Negro? digital archive of Robert Penn Warren materials is mentioned in the August 27 edition of VUToday, linking to an Atlantic article, Martin Luther King Jr.’s Amazing 1964 Interview With Robert Penn Warren.
Vanderbilt Magazine has published an article on the recent donation by Tennessee Statesman James Sasser to Vanderbilt Libraries: http://news.vanderbilt.edu/vanderbiltmagazine/paper-trail/.
“Teaching. Writing. Learning.” A Series of Conversations on Teaching Writing. Topic: Starting the Conversation: A Panel on Inspiring Your Students to Write Guest Presenters: Jonathan Gilligan (Earth & Environmental Sciences), Emily King (English), Richard Lloyd (Sociology) When: Wednesday, August 28, 12:10-1:00 Where: Community Room, Central Library A series of monthly lunchtime conversations, “Teaching. Writing. Learning.”… Keep Reading
A bibliographic tool designed to help students and scholars move through the most important scholarship, commentary, and resources in a variety of religious studies areas, including Biblical Studies, Buddhism, Hinduism, Islamic Studies, and Jewish Studies. Bibliographic entries in the database are linked to the Vanderbilt catalog.