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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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Press Releases

Library of Virginia Building Closed January 18–21, 2021

Due to the enhanced security protocols in place in and around Capitol Square in downtown Richmond, the Library of Virginia building will be closed Monday, January 18, through Thursday, January 21, 2021.


2021 Library of Virginia Literary Awards Nominations Due February 10

Now is your chance to nominate books for the 2021 Library of Virginia Literary Awards. The deadline for all nominations is Weds., Feb. 10, 2021. Books eligible for the awards must have been written by a Virginia author or, in the case of nonfiction, cover a Virginia subject.


Cottom, Tilghman, and Kingsley Receive Library of Virginia Literary Awards

The Library of Virginia is pleased to announce the winners of the 23rd Annual Library of Virginia Literary Awards, which were held virtually this year. Sponsored by Dominion Energy, the October 17 awards celebration was hosted by best–selling author and award–winning filmmaker Adriana Trigiani.


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Collection Releases

The Library of Virginia Quarterly Report of Newly-Available Archival Accessions
October 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020

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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