Thinking 3D: Visualizing the Brain from the Renaissance to the Present

This September,  Vanderbilt’s Annette and Irwin Eskind Family Biomedical Library presents Thinking 3D: Visualizing the Brain from the Renaissance to the Present, an exhibition that is part of a collaborative year-long initiative with Oxford University, the University of St. Andrews, and the Royal College of Physicians, London, among others. This international series of exhibitions explores… Keep reading

Opportunity NOW Students Intern at the Wilson Music Library

By Sara Manus For the third year, the Vanderbilt University Libraries hosted student interns from the Opportunity NOW program. Sponsored by the Nashville mayor’s office, Opportunity NOW is a youth employment initiative designed for youth aged 14-24. The Wilson Music Library was delighted to host Dedar Himeidi and Bella Landrum as interns in June and… Keep reading

Celebrating 100 Years of Peabody Library: Save the Dates

Peabody Library is celebrating its 100th year since opening in 1919. We are planning several events this fall semester, and all Vanderbilt faculty, students, staff, and particularly Peabody alumni are invited to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Peabody Library. 100th Birthday Party (Fireside Reading Room) – September 26, 1-2:30pm Join us for a casual, drop-in celebration with… Keep reading

Management Librarians Assist with Accelerator

During the month of June, the halls of Owen Graduate School of Management were full of undergraduates eager to learn more about the world of business. This summer program, known as Accelerator, exposed students to business fundamentals with classes taught by Vanderbilt professors; they also had the opportunity to work on real-world consulting projects. During… Keep reading

Book Love: Fred Arroyo, MTSU faculty and author

What was your favorite book as a child? Do you reread your favorite books? The library vlog Book Love celebrates reading and how books connect us. This week, Fred Arroyo, author of Western Avenue and Other Fictions, shortlisted for the 2014 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing and faculty at MTSU, discusses his favorite books…. Keep reading