JMU Libraries is participating in #ColorOurCollections again this year with with a collection of images sourced from the JMU yearbooks! Download the pdf here and start coloring: JMU_Color_Our_Collections
Happy Exam Week Eve! In the spirit of procrastination and putting off studying for finals, here’s a gem from the archives from an overworked, homesick student like yourself. May you feel a sense of solidarity in the fact that students have always dreaded finals.
In an effort to meet the growing demand for access to the Shenandoah National Park Oral History Collection, we have moved the oral histories to the Scholarly Commons platform.
One of the best parts of processing manuscript collections is the interesting and unique materials found in the process. This week, while processing the Blackley Family Papers, History Graduate Assistant Joel Webster found a 1934 letter written by Charles Blackley Sr. while traveling in Vienna. Read more for an interesting insight into the early years of the Third Reich.