Current Library Hours
- Sunday11 a.m. - 1 a.m.
- Monday-Thursday8 a.m. - 1 a.m.
- Friday8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
- Saturday10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
News & Releases
The Visible Scholar: Dr. Kristin Bezio speaks on "What William Shakespeare Would Have Thought of Brexit"
University of Richmond announces its One Book, One Richmond selection for 2016-17 academic year: 'Evicted' by Matthew Desmond
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- Need help with gender studies research? Ask Lucretia McCulley
- Explore "Adventures Into the Unknown" on the 2nd floor of Boatwright!
- What William Shakespeare Would of Thought Of Brexit...Find out on September 27.
- Ready for the Presidential Debates? On the Library Video Wall -- Monday, September 26.
- It's a great time of year to study on the Boatwright Patio!
- Whiteboard of the Week @ Boatwright!
- Have you tried InvestText Snapshot?
- Adventures Into the Unknown -- another great new exhibit @ Boatwright
- Check out the Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Gender Studies! Beyond Wikipedia!
- Have a question for your Sociology class? Ask Sojourna!
- Meet our friendly front desk staff! Here to guide you with your library questions.
- Don't miss the Pompeii exhibit, on the 1st floor of Boatwright!
- Mark your calendar for the The Visible Scholar on 9/27!
- Yarr, it be #talklikeapirateday! To celebrate, check out Boatwright Memorial Library's map of hidden treasures (and by treasures, we mean a variety of pirate-themed exhibitions), or try your hand at pirate language lessons through the Mango Languages library database. Earlier today, some visitors even helped unravel the mystery of one pirate -- Vernon Guyon Locke -- by transcribing his journals that detail at least four different whale hunting voyages, a project that was recently detailed in the University of Richmond Magazine.
- We're Here to Help @ Boatwright!
- Watch the silent film, The Dark Pirate, this afternoon at 4 p.m. on the Boatwright video wall. Celebrate "Talk Like a Pirate" Day!
- All hands hoay! "Talk Like a Pirate" Day. Pick up your treasure map at the front desks at Boatwright, Music, MRC, and CMC!
Boatwright on Twitter
- Visit @ParsonsMusLib to see the new #SpiderSounds exhibit & find out how YOU (yes, YOU) can contribute to our blog:… https://t.co/qVeKEiNTY9
- RT @lmcculle: The Visible Scholar - Kristin Bezio @ Boatwright on 9/27 at noon! https://t.co/5lVcs6uq5r
- Visit the @ParsonsMusLib blog for #SpiderSounds posts like this one: https://t.co/m92JDaqVBI https://t.co/T5aB4B0QRV
- Check out some of @ParsonsMusLib holdings relating to Hildegard von Bingen: https://t.co/D7o00Mvwav https://t.co/oZuDHyoZev
- "Talk Like a Pirate" Day...coming to Boatwright on September 19!
- RT @ParsonsMusLib: #AmazingAlbumArt of the day: A 1919 symphonic drama about #Socrates from french composer #Satie. #vinylrecords #LPs htt…
- Stop by @ParsonsMusLib and see what we have to offer! CDs, scores, books on music, LPs, quiet study space, & more! https://t.co/ox4p65wdS4
- RT @ParsonsMusLib: A brief history of music recording formats: https://t.co/Z11ZSHSbt2 https://t.co/Z1kRU9CM3B
- RT @lmcculle: Listen to Dr. Yvonne Howell at Podcasts@Boatwright! https://t.co/so27Wr8nCx
- "Draw Back the Curtain" documentary, now online at https://t.co/C0424I6iJi
- Check out the newest addition to the "Draw Back the Curtain" website: https://t.co/tHJnapWq9v
- Connect with our liaison librarians @Boatwright https://t.co/eIJv7H266B
- "Help Desk" @Boatwright this evening, 5 - 7:30 p.m. Get your laptop connected to library printers!
- Come check out the new second floor display, presenting materials from #LemonadeSyllabus compiled by @CandiceBenbow https://t.co/PvFmM5SYO8
- Welcome to New Faculty - now meeting in Boatwright!
- RT @lmcculle: Top download @ UR Scholarship - The Volkswagen Scandal https://t.co/78UmJJKJYs
- RT @lmcculle: Updated reports for Poverty in Metro Richmond https://t.co/9RH4Ge49uX
- It's going to be really hot today 🌞! Come and collect your Pokémon inside Boatwright where it's air-conditioned! https://t.co/YA1E9Ho64E
- RT @lmcculle: New university initiatives focus on bringing open educational resources to the masses https://t.co/9PZpYuQyIy
- The @ParsonsMusLib has #vinylrecords available to check out. Take a look at this #amazingalbumart from the #1970s https://t.co/RvLaJXLnY9
Podcasts @ Boatwright
- Dr. Yvonne Howell – Faculty Author Interview
Dr. Yvonne Howell, Professor of Russian and International Studies, discusses her edited collection, Red Star Tales : A Century of Russian and Soviet Science Fiction, published recently by Russian Life Books. Red Star Tales brings together 18 Russian science fiction … Continue reading →
- Dr. Mari Lee Mifsud – Faculty Author Interview
Dr. Mari Lee Mifsud, Professor of Rhetoric and Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies, discusses her new book, Rhetoric and the Gift: Ancient Rhetorical Theory and Contemporary Communication, published recently by Duquesne University Press. Rhetoric and the Gift, taking as its … Continue reading →
- Dr. Monika Siebert – Faculty Author Interview
Dr. Monika Siebert, Professor of English, discusses her new book, Indians Playing Indian: Multiculturalism and Contemporary Indigenous Art in North America, published recently by the University of Alabama Press. Indians Playing Indian explores the phenomenon of multicultural misrecognition of American Indians, … Continue reading →
- Dr. Kevin Pelletier – Faculty Author Interview
Dr. Kevin Pelletier, Associate Professor of English, discusses his new book, Apocalyptic Sentimentalism: Love and Fear in US Antebellum Literature, published recently by the University of Georgia Press. The book provides powerful insights into the relationship between nineteenth-century sentimentality, religious … Continue reading →
- Dr. Timothy Barney – Faculty Author Interview
Dr. Tim Barney, Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Communication Studies, discusses his new book, Mapping the Cold War: Cartography and the Framing of America’s International Power, published recently by the University of North Carolina Press. In this fascinating history of … Continue reading →
- Dr. Bert Ashe – Faculty Author Interview
Dr. Bert Ashe, Associate Professor of English, is the author of a new book, Twisted: My Dreadlock Chronicles, published recently by Agate Press. Twisted explores issues of black male identity, black vernacular culture, and black hair by narrating the journey … Continue reading →
- Dr. Melissa Ooten – Faculty Author Interview
Dr. Melissa Ooten, Associate Director for the WILL Program, is the author of a new book, Race, Gender, and Film Censorship in Virginia, 1922-1965, published recently by Lexington Books. This book chronicles the history of movie censorship in Virginia from the … Continue reading →
- Dr. Jennifer Bowie – Faculty Author Interview
Dr. Jennifer Bowie, Assistant Professor of Political Science, is the co-author of a new book, The View from the Bench and Chambers: Examining Judicial Process and Decision Making on the U.S. Courts of Appeals, published recently by the University of … Continue reading →
- N. Elizabeth Schlatter and Kenta Murakami – Faculty/Student Interview
Elizabeth Schlatter, Deputy Director and Curator of Exhibitions and Kenta Murakami (’15, art history major), a student curatorial assistant for the University of Richmond Museums discuss the art exhibition, Anti-Grand: Contemporary Perspectives on Landscape. The exhibition features 24 contemporary, international … Continue reading →
- Dr. Miriam McCormick – Faculty Author Interview
Dr. Miriam McCormick, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law discusses her new book, Believing Against the Evidence: Agency and the Ethics of Belief published recently by Routledge. In this book, Dr. McCormick argues that the standards used … Continue reading →
Videos @ Boatwright
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