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Mental Health and Well-being Campaign Kickoff Event

The university will officially kick off “GO THERE,” a campus wide campaign to promote brave dialogue and honest self-reflection toward creating a campus culture that invests in and supports the mental health and wholeness of every member of the Vanderbilt community. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to attend the event scheduled from 11 a.m. to… Keep Reading

Website Refresh

On January 3rd, the library website was refreshed! The main change is the search box on the home page, Bringing researchers closer to the library’s  premium content. Although the library website is regularly updated for usability, policy and service changes, and new content to reflect our changing, dynamic organization, this is one of the more… Keep Reading

Winter Break

The university’s winter break for 2016 is Friday, December 23, through Friday, December 30, followed by the New Year’s Day holiday, celebrated Monday, January 2, 2017. The university will return to full operating status on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. While most areas of campus will be closed for the upcoming break, some campus libraries will… Keep Reading

Heard Library to test Oomf portable device chargers!

Eight campus libraries will begin a pilot project to make portable chargers for mobile devices available to the campus community.  Oomf provides on-the-go students with a powerful, portable charging service for any micro-USB or Apple Lightning® compatible device. Oomf smart chargers are available to rent and return at designated locations around campus, giving students the… Keep Reading

Professor Bonnie Miller-McLemore on the Craft of Academic Writing

Listen to Bonnie Miller-McLemore talk about her recent article “Getting it Write: On the Craft of Academic Writing.” The interview is part of Open Exchanges, an interview series that focuses on publications available in open-access format. Various versions of Bonnie’s article can be found on her faculty Web page. Find the interview (and others!) here.

Meet New Librarian, Bobby Smiley

We hope you have a chance to meet Bobby Smiley, the new Liaison Librarian for Theology and Religion. Bobby provides professional research instruction and information consultation services for faculty and students in the Divinity School, Graduate Department of Religion and the Religious Studies Department of the College of Arts & Science. Bobby has a B.A. in Political Science… Keep Reading

Divinity Library Open House

As part of New Student Orientation, the Divinity Library is inviting the Divinity School community to an Open House. Wednesday August 17 2-4pm Divinity Library (Central Library building, 2nd floor) Join us for Las Paletas popsicles, library tours, and meeting your friendly Divinity Librarians