Candid Conversations: Next Steps at Vanderbilt

Vanderbilt libraries is pleased to continue the popular Candid Conversations series that draws on faculty and staff expertise in areas of contemporary interest and engages them in meaningful dialogue. Join us February 5th at noon for a 30 minute Candid Conversation with Next Steps at Vanderbilt staff: Lindsay Krech is the Co-Director of Career Development…. Keep reading

Meet Librarian Alex Carroll

I’m Alex Carroll, a librarian for STEM research at the Stevenson Science and Engineering Library (SEL). I help Vanderbilt science and engineering students navigate information systems in order to find the data they need for making decisions. Whether you need to find journal articles for a class assignment or information about a company to prepare… Keep reading

Meet Librarian Josh Borycz

I’m Josh Borycz, a librarian for STEM research in the Stevenson Science and Engineering Library. I earned a doctoral degree in Computational Chemistry from the University of Minnesota, which has given me a great deal of research experience. I would be more than happy to help you find resources, present your work, write an article,… Keep reading

Meet Honora Eskridge, director of the Stevenson library

Hi, I’m Honora Eskridge, director of the Stevenson science and engineering library (SEL).   Our team is here to help all science and engineering students learn to access the wealth of information available through the Vanderbilt libraries.  I am a mechanical engineer as well as a librarian, so I know first hand the challenges of being a… Keep reading

Providing Scholarly Resources to the Vanderbilt Community 

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

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

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

Commemorating Veterans Day all this Week

Vanderbilt University has a long tradition of producing and serving military leaders going all the way back to Chancellor Kirkland over one hundred years ago. With concurrence of the faculty at the time, he required military training for all male students as the nation entered World War I. By 1918, Vanderbilt had established the Student… Keep reading

Cadets in Front of Kirkland Hall, Circa 1917. panoramic image,from Vanderbilt University Photographic Archives

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

Voting Materials at Kiosk in Central Library; Notarizing Event Tomorrow

Absentee Voting: Still need to print your voting form, or grab mailing materials to absentee vote? VSG has you covered with a kiosk in Central Library with everything you need! The kiosk poster has the QR code to take you to Turbo Vote, where you can access the forms you need. It is located next… Keep reading