The Washington and Lee University Library is pleased to announce that we will have a new University Librarian in the next academic year. K.T. Vaughan will be joining us from James Madison University, where she is Associate Dean for Libraries.
For much more information, see this article from the W&L News Office.
The confluence of George Washington’s birthday and this recent article in the New York Times have prompted an updated review of recent books about the father of our country.
To generate a list of books in W&L libraries on Washington bearing a publication date of 2019 or 2020, simply clink on this link.
Washington and Lee University’s renowned Mock Convention officially begins in only a matter of hours and continues through Sunday. (For more information, see the official website.)
A number of our guest speakers are the authors of published books and many of those volumes are available in W&L’s Leyburn Library. To see what we have, check out this (partial) list of speakers:
The University Library also holds a treasure-trove of Mock Con historical materials — both print and multi-media — in its Special Collections holdings. A significant number of items are accessible online in our Digital Archive, while much more is physically available in its original form within Leyburn’s Special Collections area.