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Broadside

The magazine of the Library of Virginia. Our quarterly magazine describes and illustrates the holdings and happenings at the Library of Virginia.

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Press Releases

Library of Virginia & VMFA Announce Winner of Annual Art in Literature Award

The Library of Virginia and the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts are pleased to announce the winner of the annual Art in Literature: The Mary Lynn Kotz Award. The judges selected Gaylord Torrence’s book Continuum: Native North American Art at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.


Library of Virginia Announces Finalists for the 24th Annual Literary Awards

Nine authors are finalists for the Library’s 24th Annual Library of Virginia Literary Awards. The winners will be announced during a virtual celebration at the Library of Virginia on Saturday, October 16, 2021.


Weinstein Author Series Event Explores the Debates Over Monuments

The Library's 2021 Carole Weinstein Author Series continues with a free in–person talk by historian Dr. Karen L. Cox on September 14 at 6:00 PM on her book No Common Ground: Confederate Monuments and the Ongoing Fight for Racial Justice.


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Collection Releases

The Library of Virginia Quarterly Report of Newly-Available Archival Accessions
April 1, 2021-June 30, 2021

A report including the creator, title, size, brief description, and accession number of the local, map, private, and state archival collections described and/or received during the time period. Some collections may be closed for processing; check with Archives Reference Services regarding availability for research use.

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