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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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Their Words, Shared Stories, Our Future.

New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond, a free exhibition at the Library of Virginia running December 10, 2018–December 7, 2019, explores the immigration and refugee experience and Virginia's increasing diversity through video interviews with first-generation newcomers and personal items that represent their stories.

Wojahn, Perry, and Mundy Receive Literary Awards

The Library of Virginia is pleased to announce the winners of the 21st Annual Library of Virginia Literary Awards, sponsored by Dominion Energy. The October 20 awards celebration was hosted by best-selling author and award-winning filmmaker Adriana Trigiani. Awards categories were poetry, nonfiction, and fiction; People's Choice Awards for fiction and nonfiction; and Art in Literature: The Mary Lynn Kotz Award. Winners in each category receive a monetary prize and a handsome engraved crystal book.

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The Library of Virginia Quarterly Report of Newly-Available Archival Accessions
July 1, 2018 - September 30, 2018

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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