The Libraries 7 Tips for Student Success

The Libraries 7 Tips for Student Success Melissa Mallon, Associate University Librarian for Teaching and Learning Welcome to the fall semester! While you’re finding your classes, checking out the campus dining options, and meeting your roommate(s), you may feel a little overwhelmed. As you get settled on campus, remember that the Vanderbilt Libraries are open… Keep reading

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

Melissa Mallon appointed Associate University Librarian for Teaching and Learning 

Melissa Mallon, who has served as director of the Peabody Library and director of teaching and learning for the Jean and Alexander Heard Libraries for over six years, has been appointed to a new role as associate university librarian for teaching and learning.   As AUL for Teaching and Learning, Melissa will provide vision, oversight… Keep reading

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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

New Fall Fellowship Accepting Applications

Buchanan Library Fellowship: Exploring Disinformation in Media and Society From the 2016 presidential election to contemporary conspiracy theories related to the pandemic and politics, much attention has been paid to the role of social media in the rapid spread of disinformation. What exactly is disinformation, though? Is this a new phenomenon, or is it deeply… Keep reading

Karen Swoopes Wins Prestigious Award

Many congratulations are in order for Peabody Library’s Karen Swoopes, who was awarded the 2021 Philanthropist of the Year Award for the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) Foundation. The Philanthropist of the Year award is the IAAP Foundation’s most prestigious award given annually to an individual who exemplifies the spirit of philanthropy through extraordinary… Keep reading

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 >