(Re-)Connecting Equity and Open Knowledge at UVA 

Today we continue with International Open Access Week, and this year’s theme is, “It Matters How We Open Knowledge: Building Structural Equity.” Open Access Week is a time for the international community to work together to take significant steps toward making … Continue reading

De Gruyter e-books resource includes many Open Access titles!

It’s Open Access Week, a time to recognize a growing movement intent on making Open Access licensing the publishing default in academic research. De Gruyter EBooks is a Library online resource providing access to recent German titles, including 2021 Open … Continue reading

Open Access Week: Publishing and Research

Today we continue with International Open Access Week, and this year’s theme is, “It Matters How We Open Knowledge: Building Structural Equity.” Open Access Week is a time for the international community to work together to take significant steps toward … Continue reading

Welcome to Open Access Week!

Today kicks off International Open Access Week, and this year’s theme is, “It Matters How We Open Knowledge: Building Structural Equity.” Open Access Week is a time for the international community to work together to take significant steps toward making … Continue reading

Join us for ‘Jazz in the Afternoon’!

The ‘Making Noise in the Library’ Series for 2021-22 kicks off on Friday, October 29 at 2 p.m. From Amy Hunsaker, Librarian for Music & Performing Arts: Come down to the Music Library for free snacks and live jazz on … Continue reading

Library offers 75,000 streaming videos for viewing anytime, anywhere!

As distance learning has grown at the University during the COVID-19 pandemic, so has the demand for streaming video which can be viewed conveniently anywhere and at any time — a trend the Library expects will continue to play an … Continue reading

What’s new in Virgo? Check out the latest updates

When the new Virgo Library catalog launched in summer of 2020 with improved search accuracy, it included the ability to limit results to “online” or “on shelf now,” and to organize and share bookmarked items and save searches. The latest … Continue reading

Make research come alive! Explore Library makerspaces on Clemons 3rd floor

Clemons Library’s 3rd floor is THE place to go for technology that can bring research to life — technology that can make the virtual seem real and turn digital objects into ones you can touch. During the main library renovation, … Continue reading

Affordability and Equity:  A program promoting the use of Open Educational Resources 

From Judith Thomas, Director of Faculty Programs: The Affordability and Equity grant program, sponsored by the Jefferson Trust and offered by the University of Virginia Library, will provide support to faculty who want to adopt, adapt, or create open educational resources (OER). … Continue reading

October Library Workshops — Find something you like!

The Library is offering a variety of virtual and in-person workshops in October to help you improve your research, learn new skills, and more! There’s something for everyone! Browse the selections and sign up for something you like. 3D Printing … Continue reading