Special Collections Renovations

The Special Collections and University Archives Library will be renovated from May to August, 2012. During this time, the public service area will move to the Divinity Library, Room 211 (also known as the Electronic Classroom). For assistance with Special Collections, contact staff at (615) 322-2807, archives@vanderbilt.edu. Special Collections Renovations News and updates

Renovation Photos Weeks 1- Now

Well it’s pretty much done. The Central Library renovation project has been completed and what a triumph it is. It’s hard to believe how much was accomplished in such a short time. Check out the slideshow to see . And don’t forget to vote for your favorite name for the new library cafe.

InsideVandy: Library Cafe open for business

By LIZ FURLOW Central Cafe A new cafe opened in Central Library on Wednesday, and many students are enjoying the convenience it offers. Situated to the right of the main entrance, the cafe is the latest addition to the renovated library and offers students the opportunity to buy meals or snacks while they study. (more)

Renovation Photos Weeks 33-35

What a difference a few weeks makes!  The library renovation continues at a rapid pace.  Check out the latest slideshow of weeks 33, 34 and 35 of phase II of the renovation.  The library cafe and Community Room officially opened on January 25, crews have been busy landscaping outside and other finishing touches are being… Keep Reading

Library Cafe Opening

We currently expect Central’s library café to be completed toward the end of January.  The hours will be 3 PM to ½ hour before closing on Sunday, 11 AM to ½ hour before closing Mon. thru Fri., and closed on Sat.  The menu will include sandwiches, salads and a soup each day, plus various beverages. … Keep Reading

New Renovation Photos, Weeks 28-32!

Photos of weeks 28 – 32 are now available .  Take a look at the amazing transitions that have taken place the past several weeks as the new library cafe nears completion, Community Room furniture is delivered,  an electronic exhibit on the exterior of the building is installed, and the renovation project comes several steps… Keep Reading