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Recent headlines

2 days ago
On March 1, the University of Virginia’s Board of Visitors voted to name the University’s newly renovated main library The Edgar Shannon Library, in honor of UVA’s fourth president.
3 days ago
It’s Fair Use Week! UVA Library’s Director of Information Policy, Brandon Butler, penned a piece for Harvard’s Fair Use Week series that examines the origins of AI training data and its intersections with court cases such as those around HathiTrust and Google Books.
5 days ago
Check out five upcoming events for those who love reading, crafting, eclipses, and more. All Library events are free.
2 weeks ago
According to UVA students, Alderman Library is “the new place to be on Grounds.” Read our story to find out why.
2 weeks ago
It’s Love Data Week! Senior Research Data Management Librarian Laura Hjerpe shares some resources for using data to better understand central Virginia and the lives of its inhabitants.