Winter Break Enrichment for Owen Students

Winter break is a terrific time to explore interests, build your resume, and prepare for interviews. The Walker Management Library has several opportunities for workshops and self-guided enrichment. Please see our Research Guide for resources available to Owen students. Attend any or all of the following:   Winter Break Enrichment Opportunities and Resources for Owen… Keep reading

Explore Alternatives to Traditional Subscription-Based Access Models 

Demystifying Library Resources & Expenditures: A Faculty Discussion Series The acquisition of library resources for scholarship and teaching known as “collection development,” is a complicated process that strikes a balance between access and ownership. Factors, such as price, budget, availability, and licensing, increasingly impact the libraries’ abilities to provide the most relevant and useful set… Keep reading

Advanced Google Scholar – February 9, 2:15-3:00 p.m.

Advanced Google Scholar: Techniques for Research Mastery  Tuesday, February 9  |  2:15 – 3:00 p.m.  Register for Event The Vanderbilt Libraries are pleased to present a workshop on advanced research skills using Google Scholar. Even if you have used Google Scholar before, are you finding the most relevant, useful, and respected publications to aid you… Keep reading

Understanding Library Subscriptions and their Impact on the Collections Budget 

Demystifying Library Resources & Expenditures: A Faculty Discussion Series The acquisition of library resources for scholarship and teaching known as “collection development,” is a complicated process that strikes a balance between access and ownership. Factors, such as price, budget, availability, and licensing, increasingly impact the libraries’ abilities to provide the most relevant and useful set… Keep reading

Library Materials Return Information

The Vanderbilt Libraries wish you success on your exams and a restful winter break. Here are a few things to know about Library items you have on loan: Item Due Dates: If you have an item due before the start of spring semester, we will automatically extend the due date. The new due date for… Keep reading

shelves of library books

Libraries Extend Live Chat for Reading Days & Exams

The Libraries are here to support students with research papers, data access, and information problem solving through the exam period and after! Subject librarian specialists continue to offer 1:1 consultations, and our continuously expanding electronic resources are available 24/7. Live Chat Hours are extended November 23 -December 13 (Chat will be taking a break on… Keep reading

Workshop: Interview Prep

Stand out as a candidate in your next interview! Join us on November 12th at 5 p.m. via Zoom for a Library Workshop on Interview Preparation.  Discover unique information and knowledge that will set you apart from other candidates  Learn tips for quick and effective ways to research a company and industry prior to an interview  Use specialized resources to help you prepare for interviews in your… Keep reading

Interview Prep Workshop

Highlight, Make Notes, and Mark-Up your Business Cases and other PDFs in Adobe Acrobat

Without access to a printer to print out your cases or readings? Missing the ability to highlight your printed readings? Let us familiarize you with the Mark-Up function of Adobe Acrobat. Acrobat Reader DC is free to download. Once installed, you can open the PDF of your reading in Acrobat and under “Tools” select “Comment.”… Keep reading

Highlight, Make Notes, and Mark-Up your Business Cases and other PDFs

Candid Conversations with Rosevelt Noble – November 6

Join Heard Library staff at 1 PM on the first Friday of the month for a series of brief, 30-minute Zoom interviews on current issues. November 6 will feature Rosevelt Noble, the director of the Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center, discussing his research project, “Lost in the Ivy,” about the history of Black students,… Keep reading

Library Open Access Day October 23

Although the current pandemic has challenged all of us in various ways, the Vanderbilt Libraries remain committed to equitable access to research materials. On Friday, October 23, join Nancy Godleski, associate university librarian for Collections & Core Services, Robyn Weisman, Interlibrary Loan manager, and Andrew Wesolek, director of Digital Scholarship and Communications for a conversation on collection… Keep reading