Posted on January 30th, 2013 by Brown Library Blogger
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 … Read the rest
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Posted on January 29th, 2013 by Brown Library Blogger
Due to the renovation of the Circulation floor (top floor) of the library, the majority of the library’s print books have been put into storage. But don’t worry— the entire circulating collection of books will be back in place on the top floor when the renovation is complete later this year!
In the meantime, you still have … Read the rest
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Posted on December 6th, 2012 by Brown Library Blogger
You are cordially invited to use Brown Library’s “Study Hall” for quiet, individual study.
This silent area for individual study is located in the HR Training Room/room F002 on the ground floor of Fishburn Hall — the building next door to the library.
Study Hall Dates and Hours:
December 3, 7, 10-14, 17-18: 10:00 am to … Read the rest
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Posted on October 8th, 2012 by Brown Library Blogger
The purpose of the VWCC Archives is to preserve a historical record of the college. Brown Library houses the Archives and maintains an Archives web page with a searchable inventory of the archived items. Examples of materials contained in the archives include: college catalogs from 1966 forward, newsletters, photographs, employee directories, marketing materials, playbills and posters representing … Read the rest
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Posted on August 24th, 2012 by Brown Library Blogger
Ok we admit it. The library has had a little crush on technology lately. Maybe you’ve noticed some changes since we reopened the Main Floor…
For example, two of our new study rooms (B106, B107) have videoconferencing capabilities, and all five are equipped with media:scape technology. What can you do with this? Well, it’s great for group … Read the rest
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