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Spring semester tours set

December 22, 2014 — Spring semester tours are set. Full article »

Shaka Smart is poster image for VCU Libraries

December 19, 2014 —  Shaka Smart is poster image for VCU Libraries. Want a poster? Become a donor or a higher-level donor.  Full article »

Libraries' poster series celebrates diversity, culture and identity

December 19, 2014 — Poster series celebrates diversity, culture and identity.  Full article »

Fall 2014 Events in Review

December 10, 2014 — While juggling major projects such as the construction of the new building at Cabell Library, we managed to offer approximately 25 different public programs this semester, not including private functions or any of our numerous regularly scheduled tours and instructional sessions. Full article »

Readers needed for the VCU Cabell First Novelist Award contest

December 18, 2014 — The first batch of books for consideration for the 2015 VCU Cabell First Novelist Award is here! We're seeking readers to help us review the books so that we can select the finalists to be sent to the judges for final selection of the winner. All current students, faculty, staff and Friends of VCU Libraries are welcome to participate. Full article »

Special Collections and Archives closed Dec. 8-Jan. 20

October 31, 2014 — The Special Collections and Archives department will be closed Dec. 8-Jan. 20 Full article »

Graduates-only Mapp Room closing Dec. 17 due to construction

December 1, 2014 — Cabell's fourth floor Mapp Room, which is the space now reserved for graduate students only, will close immediately after exams are given and will remain closed until further notice, likely through the spring semester.  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 »

Look, Learn, Create: The Art Browsery is organized to inspire you

October 23, 2014 — Look, learn and create: The Art Browsery, a dedicated book display on the fourth floor, James Branch Cabell Library, offers new books to inspire creation.   Full article »

Scholars Compass passes 50,000 downloads milestone

December 2, 2014 — Scholars Compass exceeds 50,000 downloads mark.  Full article »

NIH spokesperson argues for publishing research failures, stronger experimental designs

November 20, 2014 — Sanger Series: Lawrence Tabak Report and Video Full article »

The Art of Journalism on view at Cabell Library

November 24, 2014 — The Art of Journalism is a new exhibition that features the Commonwealth Times' talented illustrators and journalist-artists.     Full article »

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 »

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 »

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