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Come Celebrate Constitution Day with the Vanderbilt Libraries

This Friday, September 17 is Constitution Day. It honors the historic day in 1787 when 39 delegates to the Constitutional Convention signed the United States Constitution. The Government Documents unit of the Vanderbilt Libraries invites the Vanderbilt community to the Central Library between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 17. We will be… Keep reading

Tip for Success: Research Smarter!

The libraries provide many tools for tackling the research process. One tool is LibKey Nomad, a browser extension to more easily access library resources and get you content fast. This tool provides single-click access to library content from publisher websites, PubMed, Wikipedia and more.  Another tool you should keep handy is Zotero. This open source… Keep reading

Honoring 9/11 with Vanderbilt Television News Archive coverage guide

In honor of the 20th anniversary of the attacks on 9/11, Vanderbilt Television News Archive Director, Jim Duran, prepared this research guide for the Vanderbilt University community to navigate the many hours of video content on the subject of 9/11 and its legacy. The TV news archive includes a chronicle of that fateful day as… Keep reading

GIS Workshop Series Begins Tomorrow

The office of Digital Scholarship and Communications (DiSC) is thrilled to resume in-person trainings this semester, augmented by online and asynchronous options. This fall, beginning tomorrow we start the GIS (geographic information system) Workshop Series, starting with the Basics of GIS. No experience required. Be sure to check out all of DiSC’s workshops happening this… Keep reading

Win a Lockable Library Study Space for the Year at the Vanderbilt Libraries Scavenger Hunt

Vanderbilt Libraries Scavenger Hunt  – Begins September 9, 1:00 p.m. CT Our first Vanderbilt Libraries Scavenger Hunt will kick-off on Thursday, September 9 at 1:00 p.m. CT at Central Library.  Join in the hunt to learn about the Vanderbilt Libraries and for a chance to win a private study space with lockable storage for the… Keep reading

Check Library Hours during Holidays and Academic Breaks

During federal holidays and university academic breaks, building hours vary by library, so remember to check them before heading out to your favorite study spot. All locations follow Vanderbilt’s access protocols. The libraries are here for you 24/7! All library services and resources, including Live Chat with a librarian, are available online from the homepage.