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Help Central Library name the thing on the floor

Jan. 20, 2012—Calling all students, faculty and staff: What do you call the projection of search terms that you see when you enter the Central Library on the fourth floor? The Word Cloud? The Word Fountain? That Thingy? The library needs your help in naming this beautiful design feature. Beginning Monday, Jan. 30, and continuing through Friday,...

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Register for Oct. 17-21 DigitalVU events

Oct. 14, 2011—The fourth annual DigitalVU month is in its third week with a great lineup of speakers and events. Register today.

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Wikipedia, WikiLeaks and Wiccans: Historical Accuracy Online

Oct. 14, 2011—John Seigenthaler will discuss the importance of historical accuracy online during a 3 p.m. lecture Oct. 21 at Vanderbilt’s Central Library. The founder of the First Amendment Center was a victim of misinformation on Wikipedia, a popular and free online encyclopedia.

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Expand your technology horizons at DigitalVU events

Oct. 10, 2011—The fourth annual DigitalVU month is under way with a great lineup of speakers and events. The month of workshops, open houses, lectures, discussions and more is designed to share information on all things online, from social media, to video, to programming topics and more with members of the Vanderbilt community. View a current listing...

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Register now for DigitalVU technology events

Sep. 30, 2011—The fourth annual DigitalVU month is under way. The month of workshops, open houses, lectures, discussions and more is designed to share information on all things online, from social media, to video, to programming topics and more with members of the Vanderbilt community. View a current listing of events and RSVP. More information about the...

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Digital guru to speak on the future of libraries Oct. 4

Sep. 20, 2011—Charles Henry, a leader in the efforts to deepen collaborations among libraries, especially with regards to digital projects, will speak at the Central Library Oct. 4. His talk, “’Negative Capability’ and the New Research Environment,” will be at 2:30 p.m. in the library’s Community Room with a reception to follow. Henry, who is dean of...

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Sen. Alexander unveils library exhibit

Sep. 19, 2011—State, local and student news media joined Sen. Lamar Alexander at Vanderbilt’s Central Library Sept. 16 for a preview of a new exhibit focusing on his early campaigns and two terms as Tennessee governor. “Come on Along! Lamar Alexander’s Journey as Governor” is now open to the public through Aug. 12, 2012. The exhibit is...

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Sen. Lamar Alexander to preview ‘Come on along’ exhibit at Vanderbilt Library

Sep. 14, 2011—A preview of the exhibit, "Come on along: Lamar Alexander’s Journey as Governor," will take place Friday, Sept. 16, from 11 a.m. to noon at Vanderbilt's Central Library. Sen. Alexander, who served as governor of Tennessee from 1979 to 1987, will offer an informal tour of the exhibit and be available to answer questions from the media.

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It’s back to school for older adults with Vanderbilt’s Osher Institute

Aug. 10, 2011—New fall classes for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, which is geared toward older adults, include the changing Arab world, challenges for U.S. tax policy, world architecture and the Civil War.

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Summer Fun

Jun. 2, 2011—Art, food, culture and adventure await you on Vanderbilt's campus.

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Students’ perspectives on books showcased at Vanderbilt Library

Apr. 29, 2011—The role of language and books in current culture and the impact of reading material on personal experiences are among the themes for the installations, titled “heard mentality.”

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Winning name for Vanderbilt library café underscores its purpose

Apr. 21, 2011—After a Vanderbilt libraries survey of students, faculty staff and alumni generated more than 1,200 responses, the new café in Central Library has been named Food for Thought.

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