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Study break Dec. 4, 6-8 p.m.

November 13, 2014 — Free study break set for Dec. 4, 6-8 p.m., Cabell Library, fourth floor.  Full article »

Data Management Bootcamp kicks off a big year for big data

November 20, 2014 — Data Management Bootcamp Jan. 7-9 kicks off a big year for big data at VCU.    Full article »

Exhibit shines light on MCV and the practice of medicine, in the field and on the homefront during World War I

November 10, 2014 — A new exhibit at Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences will display artifacts from Base Hospital 45, a unit of physicians and nurses trained at the Medical College of Virginia who served in France during World War I. Full article »

Nation's First: Black History Museum exhibit explores Leigh Street Armory

November 3, 2014 — Armory exhibit offers insight into black-white Richmond.  Full article »

ClinicalKey: Your new 24/7 source for evidence-based practice information on the go

October 22, 2014 — ClinicalKey is now your major source for evidence-based practice information on the go. It is available 24/7 from classrooms to clinics. Full article »

MCV Campus' Medicovan completes digital collection of official VCU pubs

October 13, 2014 — Medicovan, the monthy newsletter for the MCV Campus from 1948-73 has now been added to the digital collection VCU News Publications. This collection also includes VCU Today, VCU Voice, VCU News, and UniverCity News--all of which were official university news sources.  Full article »

Just in time: Study skills materials now can be checked out

October 9, 2014 — New this fall, you may check out books from the Study Skills Collection and Test Prep section on the first floor of Cabell Library. Previously, these materials, were only for use inside the building. Now, many may be checked out for three-day loans.  Full article »

Q&A With VCU Business School Librarians

October 9, 2014 — Q&A with your business librarians: Bettina Peacemaker and Pattie Sobczak on trends, technology, leading, collaborating, publishing, collecting and researching in today's 24/7 business world.  Full article »

Open-access publishing platform offers thousands of scholarly articles, research findings and data to the public for free.

September 19, 2014 — Open-access publishing platform offers thousands of scholarly articles, research findings and data to the public for free.     Full article »

Construction moving right along

August 14, 2014 — The center of the Monroe Park Campus looks quite different than it did at the end of the spring semester. Full article »

Location change for Oct. 1 panel on scientific publishing

September 30, 2014 — The Oct. 1 panel event "After You Hit 'Submit'! : Scientific Publishing from the Journal's Perspective" has changed venues. It will be held in the Commons Theater on the first floor of the VCU Student Commons at 907 Floyd Ave. from 1 to 3 p.m. Full article »

Upcoming Cabell Library Sessions for Families

September 11, 2014 — VCU Libraries welcomes families to stop by Cabell Library between 1 and 3 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. Library staff will be on hand to discuss details of our new library, the construction process itself and upcoming changes during the year to Cabell Library. You can also learn about services available to your students during construction. Finally, please join us for a half-hour library tour at 2 p.m. We hope you'll stop by! Full article »

Panel on scientific publishing on Oct. 1

September 12, 2014 — Researchers are invited to attend an upcoming panel titled "After You Hit 'Submit'! : Scientific Publishing from the Journal's Perspective" on Wednesday, Oct. 1, from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Commons Theater of the VCU Student Commons. Learn the role of publishers and editors, then get answers to your publishing questions from a panel of experts: a publisher, three VCU editors, and a student author! Register at: Full article »

Cabell Life Forum on Wednesday, Oct. 1

September 11, 2014 — Join us for the fall annual Cabell Life Forum, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, from 5 to 6 p.m. in the Cabell Library Multipurpose Room (room #250). Students will gather for an open forum to learn more about current construction updates, the new library fee and other items of note. Attendees are invited to bring questions, ideas, concerns, their friends and an appetite; refreshments will be provided. Full article »

Open House at Tompkins-McCaw Library Aug. 19 and 21

August 18, 2014 — Tompkins-McCaw Library to hold open house from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 19, and Thursday, Aug. 21. Full article »

VCU Libraries honored with PR Awards

July 24, 2014 — VCU Libraries receives awards for 2013-14 public relations materials. Full article »

Library Fest kicks off Welcome Week Aug. 18

July 24, 2014 — Library Fest set for Aug. 18. Full article »

Virtual library to provide information infrastructure for international addiction studies students

July 24, 2014 — Scientists around the world, including many at VCU, are working to understand addiction to prevent, diagnose and treat it. Now, a VCU Libraries effort is building an information infrastructure for a forward-thinking global program. Full article »

Helene Wecker wins the annual VCU Cabell First Novelist Award

July 24, 2014 — The VCU Department of English has just announced that the winner of this year's VCU Cabell First Novelist Award is Helene Wecker for The Golem and the Jinni, published by HarperCollins. The novel is a historical fantasy set in turn-of-the-century New York City, charting the unlikely friendship and romance between two mythical characters. Full article »

Save the dates for these upcoming VCU Libraries events

June 18, 2014 — We are currently planning our library events for the 2013–14 academic year. It will be another busy year, made even busier than usual by the major construction project going on at Cabell Library, and we expect to offer a great, full lineup of free, public programs to spark dialogue in the community. Full article »

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