Welcome Research Librarian Amy Hunsaker! Liaison to the departments of Music and Drama

We are delighted to announce that Amy Hunsaker has joined the Library as our new Music and Performing Arts Librarian. She will serve as subject liaison to the departments of Music, Drama, and the Dance Minor program, and provide support … Continue reading

Unearthed: Examining the contents of a 111 year old time capsule

– Guest post by UVA Library Special Collections Conservator Sue Donovan On September 12, 2020, the time capsule underneath the “At Ready”/“Johnny Reb” statue in front of the Albemarle County Courthouse came out of the ground after crews had carefully … Continue reading

UVA librarians collaborate on international award-winning digital preservation project

Bradley Daigle and Lauren Work of the UVA Library are key members of the National Digital Stewardship Alliance (NDSA) group, which has won the Digital Preservation Coalition’s (DPC) International Council on Archives Award for Collaboration and Cooperation. The award, given … Continue reading

Winter 2020: What to expect from the Library

As we head into the second half of the fall 2020 semester, we want to keep the University community informed as dates for changes to Library services are finalized. Here’s a rundown of our current plans for the rest of … Continue reading

Sustainability in Library renovation: Pioneering a carbon-neutral future

In its project to renovate the main library, UVA is striving to achieve a silver level rating from the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification program. The project earns points according to how well it meets LEED’s sustainability … Continue reading