James Monroe, fifth president of the United States and author of the Monroe Doctrine, is one of Virginia’s most prominent native sons. His five-decade career as a public servant, during which time he held more public offices than any other U.S. president, included positions as a congressman, senator, governor, diplomat, secretary of state, secretary of [...]
From 1963 to the early 1970s, Mary Washington College faculty participated in an exchange program with colleges in India. Funded by the US State Department and the Danforth Foundation, the aim of the program was to enrich the curriculum in the colleges of both countries to strengthen the understanding of other cultures. President Grellet Simpson [...]
UMW Libraries is pleased to announce the digitization of the University’s academic course catalogs. Volumes from 1913-2013 are now available full-text and searchable online through the Internet Archive. First published in 1911 as the Bulletin of the State Normal and Industrial School for Women, this publication provides lists of faculty, course descriptions, photographs of the [...]
The Digital Archives @ UMW is inaccessible to off-campus users. We are aware of the issue and working to restore access. No timeframe for restored access is available at this time. If you need immediate assistance please contact the Simpson Library Reference desk at 540-654-1148 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or the Stafford Campus Library 540-286-8025 (email@example.com). Direct access to the archive is available through: http://184.108.40.206:8080
UMW Libraries now has institution-wide access to Thesaurus Linguae Gracecae (TLG). Previously, access to this title had been limited to a small number of dedicated workstations on campus. TLG is a digitized collection of Greek texts dating from Homer (8 c. B.C.) to the fall of Byzantium in AD 1453 and beyond. Note: the database will prompt [...]
Simpson Library service hours on Easter Sunday, March 31st, will be 7PM to Midnight. Study hall hours will be from 10PM to 2AM. The Stafford Campus Library is closed on Sundays. Image “Easter Eggs” by Carissa GoodNCrazy, used and available under a Creative Commons Attribution Licence 2.0 (CC BY 2.0) at http://www.flickr.com/photos/rog2bark/3432893895/.
UMW Libraries has trial access to IBISWorld’s Global Industry Reports. Global Industry Reports offer detailed and up-to-date forecasts on the industry performance of 75 industries from key regions around the world. Trial access expires at the end of April. If you have a comment or question about the trial database let us know on our Comments [...]