Expanded Loan Period for Laptops and iPads

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

Vanderbilt Libraries present ‘Thomas Jefferson and His Books’ September 30

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. September 18

“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

Information Session: Master’s Degree in Library Science Scholarship Program

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

“Teaching. Writing. Learning.” A Series of Conversations on Teaching Writing.

“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

New Purchase : Oxford Bibliographies Online

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.