2015 National Book Awards

 

You may have heard some of the stories about the 2015 winners of the prestigious National Book Awards, announced on November 18.

The Washington and Lee University Library now has (or soon will have) a print copy of each of the four winners:

You can get more information about the winners, all the other finalists (including local resident Sally Mann), and the long-listed nominees from the National Book Foundation.

The library is adding selected titles from the finalist and long-listed categories.  If you have suggestions, please let us know.

Library Re-opened at Noon Sunday

 

It seems like just last week, people were asking “How was your summer?”

And now we are looking at University Library hours for W&L’s Thanksgiving Break.

Leyburn Library

  • Saturday 21 November — close @ 12:00 noon
  • Sunday 22 November — closed
  • Monday and Tuesday, 23 and 24 November — 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 25 November — 8:00 AM to 12:00 noon
  • Thursday 26 November through Saturday 28 November — closed
  • Sunday 29 November — open @ 12:00 noon and resume regular academic hours

Telford Science Library

  • Friday, November 20 — close @ 10:00 PM
  • Saturday and Sunday, 21 and 22 November — closed
  • Monday and Tuesday, 23 and 24 November — 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
  • Wednesday 25 November 26 — 8:30 AM to 12:00 noon
  • Thursday 26 November through Saturday 28 November — closed
  • Sunday 29 November — open @ 12:00 noon and resume regular academic hours