Winter Break Hours

Brown Library, including the Learning Commons, Writing & Research Center, computer labs, and Testing Center will have modified hours during Winter Break.

Winter Break hours are as follows:

December 21-January 5: Campus is closed for the holidays.

January 6-January 19: The Learning Commons, on the first and second floors of the library, will be open Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, and closed Saturdays & Sundays.

The Testing Center will be open normal operating hours January 6-January 18: Monday-Thursday, 8am-8pm, Friday, 8am-5pm, and Saturday, 9am-1pm.

All tutoring services, including the STEM Center, the Writing & Research Center, and the Link Computer Lab in B112, will be closed from December 20-January 19 while classes are not in session. Normal hours will resume on January 20.

Remember that you may still utilize the Ask A Librarian chat service, Brainfuse online tutoring service, and all of our online eBooks and databases during this time. Have a restful break!

Fall 2019 ILL Cut-off Dates

With the end of the semester fast-approaching, Interlibrary Loan (ILL) services will be suspended as follows:
Book requests accepted through Friday, December 6.
Article requests accepted through Tuesday, December 17.
Please remember that we cannot guarantee requested material will arrive quickly. Plan accordingly and get your requests in soon. If you need assistance finding resources for assignments, contact the Writing & Research Center: top floor of Brown Library, library@virginiawestern.edu, or 540-857-7303. There is also a 24/7 Ask-A-Librarian chat service available on the library website.

Best of luck with end-of-term assignments and finals!

Thanksgiving holiday hours

For the college’s Thanksgiving holiday, Brown Library, including the Learning Commons, Writing & Research Center, and computer lab, will be open from 8am-5pm on Tuesday, November 26 and from 8am-12pm on Wednesday, November 27. The Testing Center will be open from 8am-8pm on Tuesday, November 26 and from 8am-12pm on Wednesday, November 27. We will be closed from Wednesday, November 27 at noon until Monday December 2, when normal hours resume.

Remember that you may still utilize the Ask A Librarian chat service, Brainfuse online tutoring service, and all of our online eBooks and databases during this time. We are thankful for you and hope that you have a restful break!