Simpson Employment

"Reasons to work as a Simpson Library Student Aide: Up to 10 hours a week? Fun projects? Opportunity to gain work experience? Friendly library staff? Sounds good to me! Now taking applications for the following positions: Special Collections Student Aide Systems Student Aide" … [Read more...]

Therapy Dogs 4.26.16

Blue Gray Therapy Dogs at Simpson Library 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m, Tuesday April 26th, and Thursday April 28th. … [Read more...]

Books Due Reminder

"STOP! READ! SAVE! Remember: ALL Library materials are due on or before the last day of exams on Friday, April 29, 2016. Be sure to return all materials so you don't get charged!" … [Read more...]

Eagle Explorer Changes

"New Digital Collection: UMW Student Handbooks 1929-2016. All 85 volumes of student handbooks from Special Collections and University Archives can now be full-text searched, browsed, and downloaded through Eagle Explorer! … [Read more...]

Gov Docs Celebration Edited Version

"UMW Libraries celebrated 75 years with the Federal Depository Library Program! For more pictures, video and slides of the keynote speaker, and your government information needs go to University of Mary Washington, Photos by Norm Shafer" … [Read more...]


"Meet Your Librarians Erin Wysong, Reference and Sciences Librarian Can assist with research projects in science subjects such as: Biology Chemistry Computer Science Mathematics Physics Geography Earth and Environmental Science" … [Read more...]

MYL Peter Catlin

"Meet Your Librarians Peter Catlin, Reference Librarian and Coordinator of First-Year Programs Can assist with research projects for First-Year Seminars, or any other class taken in the first year." … [Read more...]

MYL Allison Olmstead

"Meet Your Librarians Allison Olmstead, Reference and Educational Technology Librarian Can assist with research in subjects such as: Business Education Nursing Professional Studies" … [Read more...]

Poetry Ad

Author, poet, and folk singer Albalucia Angel to visit UMW! Reading and Reception March 8, 2016 5:00 to 5:40 Combs 139 Come and join fiction writer, poet and folk singer Albalucía Ángel who will be reading a selection of her prose and poetry. Reception to follow. Albalucía Ángel (Colombia 1939) is the author of Los girasoles en invierno (1970) Dos veces Alicia (1972), Estaba la pájara pinta sentada en el verde limón (1975), Oh Gloria Inmarcesible (1979), Misiá Señora (1982), Las andariegas (1984), Cantos y encantamientos de la lluvia (2004), La gata sin botas (2004), and Tierra de nadie (2003). This event has been sponsored by the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, and UMW Libraries. For more information please contact María Laura Bocaz at … [Read more...]

"UMW Blueprints and Architectural Drawings to be Digitized Monroe Hall, June, 1910 A recent grant from The Community Foundation's Duff McDuff Green, Jr. Fund will assist with the preservation and digitization of UMW's historic architectural documents, particularly those created by noted Virginia architect, Charles M. Robinson." … [Read more...]