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VCU Libraries is online and in person: VCU Libraries COVID-19 response

The Health Sciences Library and Cabell Library are open. Find out what to expect when you visit
Library Fest

Library Fest

A series of brief, informal videos for incoming and current students, introducing many library departments and services.

Online
Wednesdays in the Workshop (on the Web!)

Wednesdays in the Workshop (on the Web!)

The Workshop hosts virtual hands-on demonstrations of tools and software available at home to help you be productive and creative on academic and personal projects.

Online
Scholarship Boy: Meditations on Family and Race

Scholarship Boy: Meditations on Family and Race

Richmond-based writer and retired law professor Larry I. Palmer discusses his new book, Scholarship Boy: Meditations on Family and Race, with VCU alum, novelist and Emmy Award–winning television director Jeffrey Blount.

Online
The 19th Amendment: Votes for Women

The 19th Amendment: Votes for Women

In recognition of Constitution Day and the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, VCU Libraries and the Richmond Public Library present a series of interview videos exploring the history of female suffrage.

Online
Levis Reading Prize Night

Levis Reading Prize Night

Ilya Kaminsky, winner of the 2020 Levis Reading Prize for Deaf Republic, reads from his book.

Online
Virginia Research Library Sustainable Scholarship Virtual Forum

Virginia Research Library Sustainable Scholarship Virtual Forum

Public academic research library deans from across the commonwealth discuss priorities and share information about upcoming contract negotiations with Elsevier, the largest STEM scholarly publisher.

Online
VCU Cabell First Novelist Award Night

VCU Cabell First Novelist Award Night

John Englehardt, winner of the 2020 VCU Cabell First Novelist Award for Bloomland, participates in a Q&A session about the writing and publishing of his book.

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Communicating COVID

Communicating COVID

The spread of misinformation about COVID-19 has in many ways paralleled the spread of the novel coronavirus. Three experts on health and media literacy discuss strategies, struggles and stories around communicating COVID information.

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Paywall: The Business of Scholarship

Paywall: The Business of Scholarship

To celebrate International Open Access Week, VCU Libraries is hosting an online screening of Paywall: The Business of Scholarship, a documentary that focuses on the need for open access to research and science.

Online
Hallow-Screen

Hallow-Screen

Join the Workshop for a night of spooky spectacles, haunted hosts and wicked works of art.

Online