Black History Resources at Vanderbilt University Libraries

The Vanderbilt Libraries are pleased to shine a spotlight on our Black History resources this month, when the culture and contributions of African Americans take center stage. Streaming Documentaries and Cinema Our History Makers Oral History Collection is a video collection including prominent African American leaders with connections to Vanderbilt University including interviews with former… Keep reading

Pick-up Service Available until Jan. 21

Vanderbilt Libraries is pleased to announce that pick-up service of physical resources is available through Friday, Jan. 21, 2022 from most Vanderbilt Libraries and offsite storage locations. Note: If you are faculty or a member of the Law, Medical, or Nursing programs please be aware that the Law and Eskind Biomedical Libraries are operating separately… Keep reading

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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

Stressbuster/noun: a product, practice, system, etc. designed to alleviate stress

The Vanderbilt libraries are here to help you through exams. During exam week, stop by any library service desk for a stress-busting treat. Also, a reminder that tomorrow, Thursday, from 6 to 8 p.m. is the Pre-Exams Study Jam in Central Library, featuring research librarians, writing coaches and academic tutors, guided meditation, trivia, and more!… Keep reading

Helping you through finals: Vanderbilt libraries extend study hours

You asked and we listened!  Central and Peabody Libraries will join the Science and Engineering Library in offering 24 hour service beginning Monday, Dec. 6 through Saturday, Dec. 18. Please check the hours page for individual library schedules. Vanderbilt Libraries wishes you all the best on your exams!

Pre-Exams Study Jam Dec. 9 in Central Library

We are here to help you through exams. Save the date: Thursday, December 9, 6–8 p.m. for the Pre-Exams Study Jam in Central Library, featuring research librarians, writing coaches, academic tutors, guided meditation, trivia, and more! More information at During exam week be sure to stop by any library service desk for a stress-busting… Keep reading

Happy Thanksgiving from the Vanderbilt Libraries

Vanderbilt Libraries are open over the break, except for Thanksgiving Day, November 25, and the day after, Friday, November 26th.  Always check the library hours page during academic breaks and holidays before heading to your preferred library. If you need to access to library resources while away from campus, no problem! To access most databases… Keep reading