Congratulations to the 2022 Graduating Student Employees!

Central Library Circulation & Government Documents congratulates our Class of ‘22 student employees on their many accomplishments and upcoming graduation. Throughout their time working at the library, these students have provided high quality circulation services and made important contributions to organizing and expanding access to the library’s government documents materials. We thank you for your… Keep reading

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Central Library Services Update

All campus libraries, including Central, are now fully open to the campus community and visitors. This change is effective as of Monday, March 14, 2022. Please see this page for further details about the updated policies and for the hours for each of our campus libraries.

New Searchable Lists of Media Materials with Public Performance Rights

The libraries continue to have access to a wide range of motion pictures and streaming videos with public performance rights available for viewing by Vanderbilt-affiliated individuals or groups in a non-classroom setting or event. In response to user feedback, these items are now organized into two searchable lists: DVDs and VHS, and Kanopy films. Explicit… Keep reading

Library Services Update

All Vanderbilt Library services will be virtual until January 24, 2022. Any checked out items originally due from January 3 to January 24 have new extended checkouts until January 24. For answers to other questions about the libraries during this time, including access to the library building and obtaining books and other materials, please check… Keep reading

LGBTQ+ Science Fiction & Fantasy Reading Group

Do you have an interest in science fiction and/or fantasy, yet not enough time for a book club? Are you looking for fictional characters who reflect lives your future (or past) selves may live? The Heard Libraries and the Office of LGBTQI Life are hosting a group for Vanderbilt community members (faculty, staff, students and… Keep reading

LGBTQ+ Science Fiction & Fantasy Reading Group

Do you have an interest in science fiction and/or fantasy, yet not enough time for a book club? Are you looking for fictional characters who reflect lives your future (or past) selves may live? The Heard Libraries and the Office of LGBTQI Life are hosting a Zoom meeting for Vanderbilt community members (faculty, staff, students and post docs) interested in reading short stories with a LGBTQ+… Keep reading

Portal to Possibilities: Introduction to the Libraries’ Website

Vanderbilt students, faculty, and staff have access to numerous library services and resources online via the Vanderbilt Libraries website. Join us via Zoom during this one hour online workshop on April 8 at 3 p.m. CST to find out how you can: chat with a librarian for real time assistance schedule a research consultation with… Keep reading

Spring Research Hacks Workshops at Central Library

IMPORTANT: Please note that given University policy about in-person meetings during the coronavirus crisis, all face-to-face in-person workshops have been cancelled until further notice. Some of these workshops may be offered online instead. Check back on this page for more details. More information about the University’s coronavirus response is available here. Would you like to… Keep reading