Current Library Hours
- Sunday2 p.m. - 7 p.m.
- Monday-Thursday8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
- Friday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
News & Releases
University of Richmond announces its One Book, One Richmond selection for 2016-17 academic year: 'Evicted' by Matthew Desmond
Boatwright on Facebook
- Poverty in Metropolitan Richmond...new reports on the UR Scholarship Repository
- A fantasy novel for children and young adults...
- Marcia Whitehead, Recreational Reading Extraordinaire, recommends The 14th Colony!
- Summer "read" recommendations continue...
- An oldie, but goodie! Harriet the Spy!
- Start off your week with another summer read from Boatwright!
- Need a good book for the upcoming holiday weekend?
- A wonderful young adult book about Cuba!
- Check out this children's literature title - Frankenstein Makes a Sandwich!
- New hours at Boatwright from June 19 - July 30
- Another summer reading recommendation from Marcia Whitehead!
- Need a new summer read? Consider Red Rising!
- This week's Children's Literature recommendation - We Were Liars.
- Discovery, Technology, & Publishing's Rick Neal discusses how the library prepares for potential "technology disasters:" http://discovery.urlibraries.org/?p=708
- Need reading ideas for the children in your life? Sojourna Cunningham recommends Wonderstruck
- Time for some summer reading! Humanities Librarian Marcia Whitehead recommends the following title.
- 10 things you should know about Microbiology, from Very Short Introductions, available on the library's website.
- Boatwright is open 10 - 4 this Sat., June 4 for Reunion Weekend.
- Test out the library's new website and give us feedback!
- Boatwright Library Summer Hours: May 9 - June 18 SUNDAY, 2:00PM – 9:00PM MONDAY - THURSDAY, 8:00AM – 10:00PM FRIDAY, 8:00AM – 5:00PM SATURDAY, CLOSED
Boatwright on Twitter
- 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
- Happy 125th #birthday to #ColePorter! Check out something from our collection to celebrate? https://t.co/tekZQKIq0X https://t.co/vvDVWQFEdx
- When is the Library Open? | Library Babel Fish https://t.co/UwybFeKS7Z
- RT @ParsonsMusLib: Checking over some LPs we have in our collection & enjoying the #graphicdesign of the covers enough to share! https://t.…
- Boatwright is open 10 - 4 this Sat., June 4 for Reunion Weekend. #SpiderReunion
- RT @ParsonsMusLib: Catch up on all of our Spider Sounds posts from the past semester on our blog: https://t.co/EIVwd8yH9r Discover new (o…
- The @ParsonsMusLib starts summer operating hours on April 30th -- we'll be open M-F 9am-1pm. Closed Sat. & Sun. https://t.co/sEArOIYroE
- Need a study break? Catch up on our #SpiderSounds blog post at this link: https://t.co/QBRd1P5Lz6 @ParsonsMusLib https://t.co/1JSuiaDL34
- Looking for quiet study space? The @ParsonsMusLib has three study rooms! Come visit us in Webb Tower! #examnweek https://t.co/KsNSPwnA2a
- Don't forget, starting Mon. April 18, all levels of Boatwright will be open 24/7 through the exam period. Good luck in this week of class!
- Why do you LOVE Boatwright?! Share at #boatwrightlove
- You Asked, We Listened. UR Alumni will now have full access to JSTOR. @URNews2Use https://t.co/UAwmtubwvO
- Learn about French composer Erik Satie with the @ParsonsMusLib's new exhibit: "The Velvet Gentleman." https://t.co/XxDoUMhpFH
- Don't forget to stop by to see The Visible Scholar featuring Dr. Violet Ho from @UR_RobinsSchool on 4/8 at 12pm @ Boatwright.
- RT @lmcculle: More Professors Say Undergraduates Need to Hone Research Abilities, Survey Finds https://t.co/Fb7y8OjVYq via @chronicle
- Did you know that the Music Library has over 3,000 LP records? Why not come see what we have to offer?@ParsonsMusLib https://t.co/KNP8yOgYTB
Podcasts @ Boatwright
- 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 →
- Dr. Kristin Bezio – Faculty Author Interview
Kristin Bezio, Assistant Professor Of Leadership Studies discusses “Friends & Rivals: Loyalty, Ethics, and Leadership in Dragon Age II,” a chapter in the 2014 book, Identity and Leadership in Virtual Communities: Establishing Credibility and Influence. Dr. Bezio’s teaching and research … Continue reading →
- Dr. Thomas Bonfiglio – Faculty Author Interview
Dr. Thomas Bonfiglio, Professor of Literature and Linguistics in the Department of Modern Literatures and Cultures discusses his new book, Why is English Literature? Language and Letters for the Twenty-First Century, published recently by Palgrave. Dr. Bonfiglio examines why English colonized … Continue reading →
Videos @ Boatwright
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Explore Boatwright Library and find out how the library can assist you with your research, provide a space for individual and collaborative learning, and help you discover the latest information technologies. (2016)