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To ease students’ financial burden, VCU offers faculty incentives to adopt free or low-cost textbook alternatives

January 30, 2017 — A new initiative at Virginia Commonwealth University is seeking to help cut the costs for students by encouraging VCU faculty members to adopt or create free or low-cost alternatives to expensive textbooks and course materials. Full article »

VCU Libraries sponsors Black History Month events

January 27, 2017 — Full schedule of Black History Month includes several VCU Libraries events.  Full article »

VCU Library screens professor-produced documentary on history and impact of gerrymandering in Virginia

January 26, 2017 — Mass communication professor's film on gerrymandering to be screened on campus at Cabell Library Feb. 13.  Full article »

New this semester: Tuesday and Wednesday library tours

January 11, 2017 — Free 30-minute tours of James Branch Cabell Library will be given every Tuesday at 4 p.m. and every Wednesday at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m.  Full article »

Alumna's generous gift pushes VCU Libraries campaign forward

January 27, 2017 — Alumna Stephanie Lawson Holt (B.S. ‘74/Ed) has included a $335,000 planned gift in her estate plan to benefit three passions that she also sees as pillars of the community and the university: the libraries, teaching and the arts. Full article »

Alumna's gift moves VCU Libraries much closer to meeting $1 million matching grant

December 19, 2016 — $760,000 raised to meet the match. Full article »

February sessions brief faculty on VCU's new affordable textbooks initiative and financial awards

February 1, 2017 — Faculty are invited to attend February informational sessions about affordable textbook projects.  Full article »

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James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-1111
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509 N. 12th St., Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298-0582
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