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W&M Libraries Celebrates: Banned Books Week

October 1st – 7th, 2023

Stop by Swem Library to participate in events like “Battle of the Bans,” a bracket board of your favorite banned books, and banned books BINGO, where you can win prizes. We'll also have in-person and virtual book displays.

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  • Instruction & Research Librarian
  • Paul Showalter
    Coordinator of Instruction & Assessment
  • Meghan Bryant
    Frances Lightfoot Robb Head of Special Collections Public Services & Instruction

What’s Happening at W&M Libraries


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Posted August 4, 2023

VIVA, Virginia’s academic library consortium, has signed an agreement with KnowledgeWorks Global Ltd. (KGL) to provide publishing services for its Open Grant program. This partnership ensures the production of high-quality grant-supported open textbooks and other open educational resources.