The updated Virgo catalog can deliver what you need, when you need it

With customizable settings, high-quality results, and an easy-to-use interface that works on any device, Virgo is built to get you the resources you need, faster than ever. Today we launched the latest update to the Virgo software — a substantial … Continue reading

Announcing Contactless Pickup for Physical Collections

Effective June 8, 2020, UVA Library will institute a new process to allow patrons to check out physical materials. At that time, we will begin accepting online retrieval requests for contactless pickup at Clemons Library. The service will be available … Continue reading

New! Create and Host your Website with UVA Create

Using UVA Create, a new service offered by the Library through Reclaim Hosting, members of the University of Virginia community can build a low-cost digital presence for blogs, portfolios, wikis, and more. The easy-to-use site allows you to register domains, … Continue reading

Alderman Renovation impacts begin this semester

Preparation for the renovation of Alderman Library is underway, and a few changes have taken effect: The rear book drop has been moved to the Central Grounds Parking Garage (under the bookstore). You can also return books to any Library location … Continue reading

Please bear with us: Service Interruptions as Alderman Library prepares for Renovation

As the books move out of UVA’s central grounds library into Clemons Library and Ivy Stacks to make way for renovation, public services staff will move with the books to help people find what they need. Other staff who work … Continue reading

Library Service Interruptions Nov 1 – Jan 8: Please Request Materials Now!

The Library is preparing for the renovation of Alderman by relocating library collections, staff, and services, in order that Alderman can be closed at the end of the Spring semester. This will cause some planned but significant service interruptions. One … Continue reading

While you were away—what’s new in the Library for Fall 2019

More than usual is new in the Library at the beginning of this fall semester, now that Alderman Library is on the verge of being transformed into a beautiful, safe, and more functional space. BOOKS ARE MOVING Before construction can … Continue reading

Updates on Alderman Renovation and Clemons Library Improvements

In an effort to keep communication lines open during these early days of renovation planning, “mini-newsletters” like this one will be periodically posted here, on the Library’s News page, and are simultaneously being circulated as bookmarks with a portion of … Continue reading

Some Special Collections Flat Files will be Unavailable in Spring 2018

Beginning April 2, 2018, some large-sized items will be temporarily unavailable from the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library. Some maps, posters, large broadsides, genealogical charts, galleys, panoramic photographs, and architectural drawings will be moved off-site while new moveable … Continue reading