The first title for Spring will be Caste, by Isabel Wilkerson. The Book Club will be meeting on January 22, 2021 at noon over Zoom. The conversation will be facilitated by Prof. Jessica Clarke. Books are available online from the library! Check them out here. You are most welcome to participate in the conversation even… Keep reading
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 of resources for our campus community. We seek creative… Keep reading
Best wishes from the staff of Vanderbilt Libraries to the entire Vanderbilt community and your families for a great Thanksgiving break. Stay well and safe!
The Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery presents: A Q&A with Ali Smith and Michael Alec Rose Moderated by Leonard Folgarait, Professor of History of Art This talk was open to the public and held via Zoom on Friday, October 30, 1:00pm CDT Join us for a conversation between composer Michael Alec Rose and painter Ali… Keep reading
Do you know there are subject specialist librarians waiting to help you with your next project or paper? All you have to do is set up an appointment, meet with them and you will be on your way to finding resources you probably never knew were available! Here is the list of librarians by subject. … Keep reading
The University Libraries will open a new exhibition, “Tending to Popular Thought: What People Read and Why,” this fall in the second-floor gallery of Central Library. The physical exhibition, curated by four undergraduate Buchanan Library Fellows during spring semester 2020, delayed by the COVID pandemic will be installed to mark the start of a new… Keep reading
This is a third in a series of articles written by the Science and Engineering library’s student assistants about their life during the COVID-19 quarantine. My name is Kolade Balogun and I am an international student from London, England studying Chemical Engineering. Honestly I haven’t really been doing too much other than just relaxing and… Keep reading
In the current challenging environment, many law students have had summer work plans disrupted. The library wants to support you in any way we can. With that in mind, the librarians have created a guide with available CLE courses and other professional development opportunities available to law students during this time. In particular, students may… Keep reading
This spring, the Walker Management Library, in cooperation with Owen’s Career Management Center and the Library’s Digital Scholarship and Communications (DiSC) Office, hosted a program on the data visualization software Tableau for the Owen community. The final two-hour workshop was held on April 15th. Attendees worked independently through a self-paced O’Reilly for Higher Education course,… Keep reading
ASTM has opened up access to standards for personal protective equipment: https://www.astm.org/COVID-19/ This is a reminder that the Vanderbilt Libraries subscribe to the ASTM Digital Library!