Contactless Check Out of Library Materials

Take a minute to watch this short video and then download the checkout@VandyLibraries app for IOS or Android so you are ready to safely check out materials using your mobile device. Open the app and follow the simple steps. You’ll be glad you have it the next time you want to check out a library… Keep reading

Start Your Year off Right with Contactless Checkout

Find a Favorite Study Spot in the Jean and Alexander Heard Libraries

Start your year off right by finding a favorite library study spot. When you have a break from class, or you need a break from your roommate, come to a favorite study spot in one of Vanderbilt’s libraries. A variety of individual study spaces can be found, and you can also book a group study… Keep reading

Start your Year off Right! Reserve a Study Room

Welcome, Students!

We have missed you, our wonderful students! Start your year off right by visiting the libraries’ website daily for the latest happenings and the most sought-after information and student services that the Vanderbilt libraries offer, including: How to search the library catalogue The Guide to Libraries for information on all nine of Vanderbilt’s libraries including… Keep reading

Start Your Year off Right with Vanderbilt Libraries

Craiglow Appointed Interim University Librarian

Hilary A. Craiglow, who has led the Walker Management Library for more than a decade, has been named interim university librarian. Craiglow’s appointment, effective July 1, was announced today by Vanessa Beasley, vice provost for academic affairs and dean of residential faculty. Read the full article >

Starting July 6, Research Appointments offered for Fine Arts Gallery, History of Medicine Collections and Special Collections and University Archives

Vanderbilt University deeply values the neighbors, community partners and visitors who make the campus community so vibrant. The Fine Arts Gallery, the History of Medicine Collections and the Special Collections and University Archives Library never stopped providing online access to collections and online reference throughout the pandemic, and will continue to do so.  We are… Keep reading

HathiTrust Emergency Temporary Access Service Ends on June 7

The Vanderbilt University Libraries signed an agreement with HathiTrust in March of 2020 that provided faculty, students, and staff with online access to approximately 17% of the libraries copyrighted print circulating collections. Hathi Trust’s Emergency Temporary Access Service (ETAS) was invaluable for virtual instruction and research while access to campus was restricted. As the university… Keep reading

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Science & Engineering Library Hours Changing Due to Exams

The Sarah Shannon Stevenson Science & Engineering Library is being used for testing during the exam period and will be closed during those times. Evening hours are being extended to allow for additional study space. Exam schedule for S &E Library (Other exams may be scheduled in the space, so be sure to check the… Keep reading

Exam Stressbuster: Have a Hoot with Kahoot!

Test your superpowers with the Trivia game app called Kahoot! Enjoy a fun night with fellow students and library staff via Zoom on Wednesday, May 5 at 7 PM. Be sure to download the Kahoot app onto your phone beforehand. Be prepared for some fun, fast and family-friendly competition. You will have a Hoot with… Keep reading