Library Summer Hours

Library Summer Hours

Even with the end of exams, the Tyler Libraries are open all summer long!!  Visit the library to work on your summer courses, find your next favorite book for vacation, or get a jump start on fall classes- they are right around the corner! From May 9 - May 19, 2018, the Libraries will operate with reduced hours: Wednesday, May 9 - Friday, May 11 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday, May 12 Closed Monday - Friday, May 14 - 18 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday, May 19 Closed Both campuses have…continue reading →
International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month

International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month

To celebrate International Women's Day (March 8th), the Tyler libraries have prepared displays to honor the women who have blazed a path for us all.  In addition this day of homage, the entire month of March is Women's History Month!  This month is meant as a "tribute to the generations of women whose commitment to nature and the planet have proved invaluable to society" (Library of Congress, 2016). Women's History Week in 1981, but evolved into a month long celebration in 1987. We all know a strong, courageous, intelligent, caring, and empowering woman that…continue reading →

VIVA’s Open Textbook Network + Libraries = Student Savings!

The Virtual Library of Virginia (VIVA) is a consortium of Virginia's non-profit, academic libraries that provide access online databases and research materials for member institutions.  Since inception, VIVA strives to level the academic playing field by providing essential education resources to member institutions.  John Tyler Community College's Libraries are proud VIVA members!  VIVA allows the Tyler Libraries to provide a myriad of academic materials and collections to our students and faculty without incurring the financial burden of paying for these resources individually.  Now VIVA is tackling a different financial hurdle, textbooks. This wonderful consortium…continue reading →
Tyler Libraries’ Tribute to Black History Month

Tyler Libraries’ Tribute to Black History Month

In honor of the rich cultures and histories found within America's black communities, the Tyler libraries are proud to celebrate Black History Month by sharing the libraries' bountiful collections of inspiring stories and works of black artists, poets, activists, historians, writers, and leaders. Please visit either campus library for our Black History Month displays or speak with library staff about particular people, events, or works of interest! The following titles are available for checkout at the Tyler Libraries.  Click on the item's title link to request via QuickSearch to hold at the libraries'…continue reading →
Summer Library Hours August 3-19, 2017

Summer Library Hours August 3-19, 2017

During the break between summer and fall semesters, the Tyler libraries will operate with reduced hours.  Please see the following schedules for each campus library: Chester: Thursday, August 3 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Friday, August 4 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday, August 5 CLOSED Monday, August 7 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Tuesday - Friday, August 8 - 11 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday, August 12 CLOSED Monday - Thursday August 14 - 17 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Friday, August 15 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday, August 19 CLOSED Midlothian: Thursday,…continue reading →