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Jan. 12, 2018 Open Con at VCU is satellite to international conference
Jan. 12, 2018 Open Con at VCU is satellite to international conference

Propose sessions and register early for free conference; seating limited. Keynoters and Background

Social Welfare History Project tells a sweeping story
Social Welfare History Project tells a sweeping story

VCU Libraries updates and re-launches digital project founded by pioneering social worker Jack Hansan SWHP founder Jack Hansan

Association of Research Libraries
Association of Research Libraries

VCU Libraries elected 125th member of august Washington-based library association. Full article

Meet Andrea Kohashi
Meet Andrea Kohashi

New teaching librarian works with faculty to develop instruction using primary sources, book art and other rare materials. Q&A with Andrea Kohashi

Sanger Historical Files (1859-1865)
Sanger Historical Files (1859-1865)

Origins and early days of MCV seen in documents preserved by President Dr. William T. Sanger. Sanger Historical Files

Kay Seidenberg Nursing Postcard Collection
Kay Seidenberg Nursing Postcard Collection

American and European postcards depict history of the nursing profession. Kay Seidenberg

MCV Portrait Gallery
MCV Portrait Gallery

Online presentation showcases historic medical campus portraits. Explore the Gallery

Oral history project explores African-American schools in Goochland County.
Oral history project explores African-American schools in Goochland County.

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Oral Histories
Oral Histories

Digitized, searchable documents and audio bring real voices to the tragic tale of a Richmond neighborhood. Learn More

Digital collection tells inside story of building the VCU President's House.
Digital collection tells inside story of building the VCU President's House.

History grad students transcribed revealing letters. See the Collection

Rare photographs of 1963 civil rights protests tell new stories.
Rare photographs of 1963 civil rights protests tell new stories.

Freedom Now Project seeks public input. Get Involved

From the Cold War to the Culture War: The Encampment for Citizenship
From the Cold War to the Culture War: The Encampment for Citizenship

Scrapbook-like digital exhibit explores 70-year-old effort in educating young citizens Encampment for Citizenship

Vast Digital Library
Vast Digital Library

VCU Libraries joins HathiTrust initiative. HathiTrust

Reducing One Barrier to Student Success
Reducing One Barrier to Student Success

VCU Libraries offers faculty incentives to adopt or create free or low-cost textbook alternatives. Affordable Textbooks

Creation of Materials
Creation of Materials

Communal work at Folger transcribathons creates access to rare materials. Transcribathons

Advanced Thinking
Advanced Thinking

Early adoption of a new technological foundation builds access and efficiency. Alma

Roots of Racism
Roots of Racism

New data visualization project offers snapshot of KKK activism in early 20th Century America. Learn About It

The Global Language of Poetry
The Global Language of Poetry

Interview shares thinking underlying an emerging "Collection of Distinction" Poetry Collection

James River wildflowers come to life online.
James River wildflowers come to life online.

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden and Rice Rivers Center collaborate with VCU Libraries to create new digital compendium. Explore the Collection

Fascinated by the history of medicine?
Fascinated by the history of medicine?

Explore VCU's Medical Artifacts Collection, in person or online. Learn More

Your Journal Library
Your Journal Library

Free app delivers your favorite journals to your tablet. Sign Up

Need inspiration? Visit the Art Browsery.
Need inspiration? Visit the Art Browsery.

Look, learn, create using visually-rich books in arts, crafts and design. Learn More

Where is everything?
Where is everything?

Materials moved to new locations. Maps and More

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