BREAKING NEWS: Bones Found In Brown Library On Halloween!

Bones have been found at the Circulation Desk on the top floor of Brown Library.  There are three skulls, each with a detailed coded bone list, and one skeleton with a human anatomy manual.  Rumor has it that some Dental Hygiene and Nursing students have been using these bones for individual and group study in the library. … Read the rest

Hot Topic: Evaluating Websites

Should college students trust the information they find on the Internet? Learn how to ask the right questions to weed out the wrong websites.

WHEN:  Wednesday, September 25; 1:00 p.m.
WHERE:  Duncan 206
FACILITATOR:  Mr. Dale Dulaney

Sponsored by Retention Services and Brown Library.… Read the rest

Libraries are Good at Sharing

Library Tip of the Day

If we don’t have the item you need, we can request it for you from another library that owns it.

Our Interlibrary Loan service allows you to obtain books, articles, and other materials that are not available in Brown Library. … Read the rest

A Librarian is a Powerful Search Engine with a Heart

Library Tip of the Day

You can find those articles you need for your paper from home!

Our library databases contain thousands of newspaper, magazine, and journal articles (Information that you can trust!).  To access this information from home, just enter your user name and password — the same user name and password that you use for My VWCC.

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Welcome to Our New Library Staff Members

We are excited to announce that two new Reference Assistants started at Brown Library this semester.


Marci Myers comes to us from the Bedford County Public Library System and received her M.L.S. degree from Clarion University of Pennsylvania.

Rebecca Greer most recently worked at the architecture library at Virginia Tech and previously worked at Blacksburg City Public Libraries.… Read the rest