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  • EndNote X7 workshop offered Tue Dec 9

    Tuesday, December 9, 2014
    1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Torgersen 3310
    Led by Vicki Kok
    Register online

    This course will go over how to create an EndNote library, import/export citations into your EndNote library, include .pdf and other electronic files into a citation record, cite while you write features, and how you can use EndNote to share information across platforms with research collaborators around campus and even the world.

    Nov 20, 2014
  • Loeb Classical Library of Latin and Greek works on trial through Jan 16

    This database is on trial through January 16, 2015. It can be used on the campus network, but not off campus. Loeb Classical Library provides ebooks of Latin and Greek works that show the original language and English translation on facing pages. You can search using Latin or Greek letters.

    Nov 20, 2014
  • Scheduled maintenance requires downtime for Off Campus Sign In Wed Nov 26, 8am - 1pm

    The library will perform scheduled maintenance on the Off Campus Sign In service Wednesday, November 26, 2014 from 8:00am to 1:00pm that will require the service be taken offline. During this time, off campus users of library resources can make use of the VPN to connect to the campus network (be sure to use connection option #2 to route all traffic through the campus network).

    Nov 20, 2014
  • Oxford Dictionaries- Arabic database on trial through Dec 14

    This database is on trial through December 14, 2014. Oxford Dictionaries - Arabic provides translations to and from Modern Standard Arabic.

    Nov 19, 2014
  • ILLiad downtime for Thanksgiving Break

    Interlibrary Loan requests via ILLiad will not be processed during the Thanksgiving Break of November 26-28, 2014. Requests can still be submitted, and these will be processed starting again on Monday, December 1, 2014.

    Nov 18, 2014
  • Wireless network in Newman Library upgraded

    The wireless network in Newman Library has been upgraded. All network access points have been replaced with newer devices, and 21 additional access points have been added around the building. Users should see faster connections and better network coverage.

    Nov 18, 2014
  • Cooperative borrowing program allows checking out materials at libraries across Virginia

    Going home for the break, but still working on projects that require access to library materials? Virginia Tech students, faculty, and staff can borrow library items on-site from nearly 40 other academic libraries across the state. The Virginia Tech Libraries and many other libraries participate in the VIVA Cooperative Borrowing program, which allows their students, faculty, and staff to check out library materials directly from those libraries.

    Nov 16, 2014
  • Four ASPECT faculty will present their books Tue Dec 2

    Tuesday, December 2, 2014
    4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Multipurpose room, first floor, Newman Library
    Free and open to the public

    Nov 13, 2014
  • Loud construction noise will disrupt Newman Library Nov 17-Dec 5

    Construction on the first floor of Newman Library will cause disruptive noise. The drilling work will begin Monday, November 17, 2014 and could last through Friday, December 5, 2014.

    Patrons needing a quiet study space should relocate to the library's west side (facing the Drillfield) or other quieter areas on campus. Areas of the building closest to Alumni Mall and Squires Student Center and areas above the cafe will be most affected, with the noise potentially traveling up through all floors of the building.

    Nov 12, 2014
  • Photography in Focus exhibition on display Nov 17 - Dec 20

    Monday, November 17 - Saturday, December 20, 2014
    Opening reception: Monday, November 17, 2014, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
    2nd floor, Newman Library

    The Focusing in Photography exhibit displays selected final photographs, both printed and virtual, taken by undergraduate students for the fall 2014 section of ART 1004, Studio Art for Non-Majors: Digital Photography. Students were asked to create a photographic image that best depicts what they learned during the semester, including how to use a digital camera, how to use photo editing software, ways to use techniques and composition to communicate ideas, and a background of the historical and social significance of photos.

    Nov 10, 2014
  • Registration open for 2015 Data Management Bootcamp

    January 7, noon - 4:00pm
    January 8, 8:30am - 4:00pm
    January 9, 8:30am - noon
    Register online

    Graduate students, faculty, administrators, and staff interested in learning more about data management issues and best practices are invited to participate in a Data Management Bootcamp sponsored by seven Virginia institutions. This free collaborative event will feature experts from across the state and will provide opportunities for local, hands-on practical experience.

    Nov 07, 2014
  • New materials for October 2014 posted

    New materials lists for items cataloged in October 2014, have been posted.

    Nov 01, 2014



Newman Library break hours

Sun, Nov 23: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Mon-Tue, Nov 23-25: 7:30am - 8:00pm
Wed, Nov 26: 7:30am - 12:00noon
Thu-Fri, Nov 27-28: Closed
Sat, Nov 29: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Sun, Nov 30: open 9:00am*

* During 24 hour operation, a valid Hokie Passport is required to access or remain in the library between 12 midnight and 7:30am.

Current semester hours

Art + Architecture Library break hours

Sun, Nov 23: Closed
Mon-Tue, Nov 24-25: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wed-Sun, Nov 26-30: Closed

Current semester hours

NVC Resource Center break hours

Sun, Nov 23: Closed
Mon-Tue, Nov 24-25: 11:00am - 7:00pm
Wed-Sun, Nov 26-30: Closed

Current semester hours

Veterinary Medicine Library break hours

Sun, Nov 23: Closed
Mon-Tue, Nov 24-25: 7:30am- 11:00pm
Wed, Nov 26: 7:30am - 12:00noon
Thu-Sat, Nov 27-29: Closed
Sun, Nov 30: 11:00am - 11:00pm

Current semester hours