Welcome to the Jean and Alexander Heard Library

Connie Vinita Dowell, Dean of Libraries
Our ideal is to provide the highest quality of service to students, faculty, staff, alumni, and visiting scholars.  Patrons should expect to receive knowledgeable, timely service in a courteous manner. We are here to serve your information needs. Please let me know how we might improve our services.

Connie Vinita Dowell, Dean of Libraries

About the Library 

Visiting the Library

Hours of Vanderbilt Libraries
Maps and Parking
Floor Plans for each campus library
Access for Persons with Disabilities

Using the Library

Library Services 

Policies

Contact Dean Dowell's Administrative Group

Contact Vanderbilt Library staff

Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going

History of the Jean and Alexander Heard Library system 
Vanderbilt Library timeline  

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