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Closed for the Summer

The Management Library will be closing on Friday May 6th for the summer, as Owen gets closer to finishing its expansion. The library will reopen at the end of August. Staff will not have access to the space in any capacity throughout this time. WML staff will be working remotely throughout the summer. Please e-mail us… Keep reading

Closed for the Summer

Inclusive Book Group to discuss ‘Hamnet’ May 4

Join the Inclusive Book Group online for a discussion about Maggie O’Farrell’s Hamnet on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, Noon–1:00 p.m. CT. Advanced registration is required. Register here. The Inclusive Book Group encourages Vanderbilt community members to read beyond their comfort zone and explore new authors and subjects. A limited number of e-book copies are available… Keep reading

Let the libraries help you during finals

Extended Library Hours Most of the undergraduate libraries are open extended hours for finals.  Science & Engineering, Peabody, Central and Divinity libraries will be open 24/7 from April 27 through May 9. Check the hours page for individual library schedules. Study Rooms available for booking You can book library study rooms directly on EMS.  Here… Keep reading

Climate Fiction Exhibit Reception Friday, April 29 at 4 p.m.

Join Buchanan Library Fellows Amelia Day, Hope Graham, Farrah Hasan, Rae Larrinaga, Chandler Quaile and Julia Tilton this Friday, April 29 at 4 p.m. in Central Library 2nd Floor Gallery for the opening of their exhibit Home Sapiens: Finding Belonging in Climate Fiction. Humans are “home-sapiens.” Humanity’s need for belonging is fulfilled by a sense… Keep reading

Happy Preservation Week 2022

In its 12th year, Preservation Week has inspired individuals and communities around the world to preserve personal, family and community collections. The 2022 theme is “Preservation in the Face of Climate Change” and highlights the effects of climate change on our shared cultural heritage materials. Papers, photographs and other materials held by both institutions and… Keep reading

Lester Appointed to Census Information Center Steering Committee

Frank Lester, librarian for Communication Studies, Political Science, and Cinema and Media Arts, has been appointed to the Census Information Center (CIC) Steering Committee for a two year term beginning April 1. The CIC program is a partnership between the U.S. Census Bureau and a network of select organizations with the shared goal of providing… Keep reading