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Book illustrations by Degas on view through Feb. 28

January 15, 2014 — Degas book illustrations on view through Feb. 28 Full article »

Make it Real desk comes to Cabell Library

February 22, 2014 — Are you up for a challenge? VCU is holding a campus-wide, social media scavenger hunt Feb. 24–28 and VCU Libraries is participating. Full article »

Schedule Update: New Cabell Library entrance will open Friday, March 21.

March 20, 2014 — The temporary Cabell Library entrance will open Friday, March 21. Entrance will be in use throughout the construction process, through fall 2015.   Full article »

Keep up with Cabell construction updates

March 20, 2014 — New website keeps track of construction activity, progress and noise alerts. Bookmark it.  Full article »

Students hold open forum on library April 3

April 2, 2014 — Students will gather for an open forum on VCU Libraries Thursday, April 3, 5 to 6 p.m., in Room 250 at James Branch Cabell Library. Full article »

Free digital and hard-copy delivery services available

August 15, 2014 — Free delivery services now offered. Full article »

Advance Your Research sessions set for March 19

March 4, 2014 — Advance Your Research sessions set for March 19. Full article »

Calling all Girl Scouts

February 17, 2014 — Calling all Girl Scouts in Central Virginia Full article »

Where to Find Everything at Cabell Library

August 14, 2014 — Moving materials was a critical component of planning for the new library on the Monroe Park Campus. This fall, patrons will find many changes in the collection locations.  Full article »

Construction Update: Summer closings set

July 9, 2014 — Due to construction-related electrical work that requires scheduled power shut offs, James Branch Cabell Library will be closed on Saturday, July 19, Saturday, July 26, and on Saturday, August 16. Cabell will also close early, at 8 p.m., on Wednesday, July 23.  Full article »

Cabell Special Collections and Archives closed Aug. 1 9 to 11 a.m.

July 29, 2014 — The Special Collections and Archives Department at James Branch Cabell Library will be closed 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 1. Full article »

19th century prints collection offers views and insights of RVA

June 19, 2014 — More than 140 images of daily life in Richmond from 1853 to 1901 are available online. Additional resources are found in Special Collections and Archives at James Branch Cabell Library. Full article »

Students needed! Apply to make a difference at VCU Libraries

August 19, 2014 — For a chance to help make a difference at VCU Libraries, apply to be a member of CLUAC.  Full article »

More hours, more equipment, more service opens VCU Libraries' academic year on both campuses

August 14, 2014 — Users will see many changes at the libraries this fall. Full article »

New digital gallery displays treasures and rare items

September 19, 2014 — VCU Libraries launches digital gallery to display treasures and rare items from Special Collections and Archives.     Full article »

University posts comic arts photo gallery

June 27, 2014 — University News features Comic Arts Collection Full article »

Get into the spirit of it all: Come to Cabell in costume Friday Oct. 31 for free photo with green screen backdrop

October 23, 2014 — Get into the Halloween spirit. Come to Cabell in costume Friday Oct. 31 for free photos shot against our green screen. Full article »

Advance Your Research in walk-in workshops Oct. 14

September 24, 2014 — VCU Libraries repeats its well-received day of walk-in workshops for graduate students and advanced researchers on Wednesday, Oct. 14, Room 250, Cabell Library.  Full article »

Artifacts from VCU Libraries' Girl Scouting collection on view at Virginia Union University through Sept. 28

September 16, 2014 — Girl Scouting in Virginia will receive special recognition this week when a Virginia Historic Marker is unveiled honoring the first African-American troop in the Commonwealth.   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 »

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