Input Needed for Library Website Redesign

The Vanderbilt University Libraries are in the process of developing a new website. Our goal is to gather input from the Vanderbilt Community during the Spring 2018 semester to ensure the site meets the needs of our students, staff, and faculty. Please complete the brief six-question survey by following the links below. If there are… Keep Reading

Winter Break Hours @ Peabody Library

Peabody Library will be closed from December 22, 2017 through January 1, 2018. If you need assistance during this time, please visit the Central, Divinity, and/or Science & Engineering 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… Keep Reading

Relax & Recharge in Peabody Library’s Mindfulness Nook

The week leading up to finals (not to mention finals themselves) can be a stressful time! If you need a break and are looking for a quiet place to relax, stop by the Peabody Library Mindfulness Nook. The Mindfulness Nook is located in the northwest corner on the Ground Floor of Peabody Library.

Upcoming Hours @ Peabody Library

Peabody Library’s Thanksgiving Break Hours will be: Sunday, 11/19 – 10:00am-6:00pm Monday, 11/20 – Wednesday, 11/22 –  7:30am-6:00pm Thursday, 11/23 – CLOSED Friday, 11/24 – 10:00am-5:00pm Saturday, 11/25 – 10:00am-6:00pm Reminder for Finals: Extended hours (open 24/7) start on Sunday, November 26 and last through Friday, December 15. Have a restful Thanksgiving Break!

Pop-up Tailgate with Peabody Librarians

Take a break from classes, and tailgate with your favorite Peabody librarians! Subject librarians will be traveling around the Peabody campus, accompanied by Dean Shields and her famous golf cart, on Tuesday, October 24. Each librarian will spend about 10 minutes outside the buildings they work with — stop by to say hi, grab a… Keep Reading

Welcome to Peabody Library!

Welcome, and welcome back, to all of our faculty, staff, and students! It’s been a busy summer at the Peabody Library – we’ve added two fantastic new staff members, Shahpar Kamtarin and Amy Corbitt, and upgraded furniture in several study rooms and around the Library. As you’re settling back into the fall semester (or if… Keep Reading

Familiar Faces and Spaces: The Vanderbilt Athletics’ Summer Bridge Program

In the summer before their freshman year, student athletes tour the libraries, meet librarians, and engage in competitive exercises designed to teach information literacy. This video about Vanderbilt Athletics’ Summer Bridge Program features more than one shot of the visit featuring a tour of our online resources, followed by a competition. Ramona Romero, Kate Costin, Dee… Keep Reading

Summer Hours at Peabody Library

Congratulations to all of the Commodores graduating this spring! During the summer, Peabody Library will be open: 7:30am-9:00pm Monday-Thursday 7:30am-5:00pm Friday 10:00am-5:00pm Saturday 10:00am-9:00pm Sunday Hours for all of the Vanderbilt Libraries can be viewed on this calendar. Have a great summer!

Meet and Greet Reception for Valerie Hotchkiss

Peabody students, faculty, and staff are invited to a meet and greet reception for the University Librarian, Valerie Hotchkiss. Join Peabody Dean Camilla Benbow and Peabody Library Director Melissa Mallon for a drop-in reception to meet Valerie and say hello. The reception is the Peabody Library Fireside Reading Room, and refreshments will be served. Monday,… Keep Reading

Two Weeks Only: Trial of PoliticoPro

The Vanderbilt Library has recently acquired a two week trial of PoliticoPro. Below is the official description of the new IP based subscription service from Politico. Just recently, POLITICO launched POLITICO Pro, a premium policy news and information resource designed specifically to keep students, faculty and researchers on college campuses in lock-step with the unprecedented… Keep Reading