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Library Catalog Training at the Music Library

Library Catalog Training for faculty and students will be available on the following dates in the Music Library Seminar Room: Wednesday, 8/29, 12:10-1 pm Thursday, 8/30, 3-4 pm Tuesday, 9/4, 12-1 pm Wednesday, 9/12, 12:10-1 pm For further information, please contact Sara Manus at sara.manus@vanderbilt.edu.

Breakfast/Open House

The Blair community (faculty, staff, students) is invited to our First Day of Classes Breakfast and Open House on Wednesday, August 22nd from 8 a.m. to noon. In addition to delicious pastries and fruit, we have a number of new things to highlight like our new seminar room renovation, new front doors, a large collection of contemporary… Keep Reading

Searching the Library guide now available!

With all of the wonderful changes we’ve made to the library search and website this summer, we wanted to make sure we had a place where all the resources we’ve created to help YOU were available. Visit our Searching the Library guide to find: Up to date training and workshop calendar Training videos Training articles… Keep Reading

Campus Training for new Library Search tool

Have you HEARD? There’s a new search system for the Vanderbilt Libraries. Join us as we show you how to use the new library catalog  and upgraded library website to become a fast and efficient user of the Vanderbilt Libraries resources! All sessions are from 3:10-4:00pm on the following dates: August 15 – 418A Central Library August 21 – 418A Central Library… Keep Reading

New Library Catalog Campus Training

August 23rd, 3:10-4pm Room 304 Peabody Library Have you HEARD? There’s a new search system for the Vanderbilt Libraries. Join us as we show you how to use the new library catalog, and upgraded library website to become a fast and efficient user of the Vanderbilt Libraries resources! Learning Outcomes Attendees will: -Identify what resources the… Keep Reading

New Study Rooms & Librarian Offices in Peabody Library

As part of our effort to revitalize the space in Peabody Library, we had a number of office changes over the summer. In order to be more easily accessible from the main library entrance, Peabody’s subject librarians have all moved their offices to the 3rd floor of Peabody: Lee Ann Lannom (Teaching & Learning, room… Keep Reading

I AM: MIDDLE EASTERN WOMEN ARTISTS AND THE QUEST TO BUILD PEACE

Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery Thursday August 30 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. You are cordially invited to attend the opening reception for “I AM: Middle Eastern Women Artists and the Quest to Build Peace.” Guest curated by Janet Rady, a specialist in Middle Eastern contemporary art, I AMfeatures the work of thirty-one premier Middle Eastern… Keep Reading

The Annette and Irwin Eskind Family Biomedical Library – Past and Future

2018 – 2019 Flexner Deans’ Lecture Series Monday, August 13, 2018 12 pm in Room 208, Light Hall Dr. William W. Stead, MD The Annette and Irwin Eskind Family Biomedical Library – Past and Future – Changing What Clinicians Need To Know and How They Learn Dr. William Stead is Chief Strategy Officer for Vanderbilt… Keep Reading

Happy Book Lovers’ Day

A cottage industry of book-related news reminds us that books are dying, or dead, or on life support. But as librarians, we know that’s not the whole story. On National Book Lovers’ Day, let’s look at loving books and re-reading them.  As children, learning to read opens doors for us.  Laura Miller thinks “the first… Keep Reading

From Listeners to Leaders: A History of Women at Vanderbilt

Buchanan Fellows Exhibition Reception   August 28, 12:00-1:00 Central Library Second Floor Gallery This summer, four undergraduates have been working with Dr. Rory Dicker and staff from the Women’s Center and the libraries to explore the history of women at Vanderbilt. The exhibition is part of campus celebrations around the 40th anniversary of the Margaret… Keep Reading