Access to SPSS and STATA through VMWare

As a measure to increase network security, use of the VMWare Horizon client software, including access to the Libraries’ 3 licenses of SPSS and STATA, will now be accessible through Multi-Factor Authentication. This will require the installation of the DUO app on your mobile device, directions for which can be found here. If you have any questions about this… Keep reading

Peabody Library Updates

The university libraries are closely following all communications and guidelines regarding COVID-19. Now, as always, the libraries are committed to providing high-quality library and information services to Vanderbilt students and faculty. All campus libraries, including the Peabody Library, are currently open with some alteration to our regularly posted hours. The Peabody Library will be open… Keep reading

Peabody Library Welcomes New Librarian: Sarah Stevenson

Peabody Library is very happy to announce that we have a new subject librarian, Sarah Stevenson! Sarah is joining us from George Fox University in Portland, OR, and will be the subject librarian for the Peabody departments of Teaching & Learning and Leadership, Policy, and Organizations. We will be hosting a welcome reception for Sarah… Keep reading

Peabody Library: A History of Its First 100 Years

The history of Peabody Library is connected in interesting ways both with the history of Peabody College and with the larger history of libraries and library education in the United States. To help mark Peabody Library’s centennial, this talk by Peabody librarian David Golann will highlight photos and other artifacts that illuminate the history of… Keep reading

APA 7: Updates to the popular citation style

The American Psychological Association (APA) released the 7th edition of its widely used Publication Manual in the fall of 2019. For those accustomed to the 6th edition of the manual, “APA 7” has made a few notable changes, most of which affect the format of references. For a review of these changes, see below for… Keep reading

Peabody Library Winter Break Hours

Peabody Library will be closed from December 21, 2019 through January 1, 2020. If you need assistance during this time, please visit the Central, Divinity, and Biomedical Libraries. All library hours during the winter break can be found here. The Peabody Library staff sends you best wishes for a happy and healthy new year!  

Peabody Library Thanksgiving Break

Peabody Library will be closed Wednesday, November 27th through Friday, November 29th. We will be open from 10:00am – 5:00pm on Saturday, November 30th. Extended hours (24/7) will begin on Sunday, December 1st through Saturday, December 14th. The Peabody Library staff wishes everyone a restful break!

Mendeley Workshops at Peabody Library

Peabody Library will be offering two training sessions on the citation manager Mendeley the week of November 11. Mendeley is an excellent, free, easy-to-use program for extracting citations from the web, saving and organizing them, and generating bibliographies in various styles in Word documents. It also has a rich suite of online features for finding… Keep reading

Tipper Gore to speak for Peabody Library’s 100th Anniversary

Please join the Jean & Alexander Heard Libraries in celebrating the Peabody Library 100th Anniversary with remarks by Tipper Gore, Peabody College alumna, activist, author, photographer, and former second lady of the United States. Remarks will begin around 4:15pm and the event will conclude with a reception in Peabody Library’s Grand Reading Room. Location: Peabody… Keep reading