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eBooks available: Neva’s Three Lovers / Neva’s Choice

eBooks available: Neva’s Three Lovers / Neva’s Choice

Two more Project Gutenberg texts have recently been created by the Distributed Proofreaders project using images from our Digital Library. This time, the books in question are Neva’s Three Lovers and Neva’s Choice, a pair of novels ...
Photo Friday: Happy Independence Day

Photo Friday: Happy Independence Day

This image from the Villanova University Digital Library features two officers raising the American flag in 1946. Have a great Independence Day, Nova Nation! Kallie Stahl ’17 MA is Communication and Marketing Specialist at Falvey Memorial. ...
TBT: Entertain Party Guests With Fireworks

TBT: Entertain Party Guests With Fireworks

This week’s Throwback Thursday (TBT) is an excerpt from the book How to Entertain a Social Party: A Complete Guide to Home Amusement and Entertainment by Nellie Greenway. Published in 1890 by the J.S. Ogilvie Publishing Co. (New York), the ...
An Uprising, A Movement: Celebrating the Stonewall Rebellion

An Uprising, A Movement: Celebrating the Stonewall Rebellion

Fifty-three years ago yesterday, police in New York City raided a bar in Greenwich Village well known for serving LBGTQ+ patrons. As noted by the Library of Congress’s Today in History entry for Stonewall, “ it was illegal to serve alcohol to a ...
Falvey Scholars 2022: Nicole Garcia ’22 CLAS

Falvey Scholars 2022: Nicole Garcia ’22 CLAS

The Falvey Scholars Program is an annual program established by Falvey Library to recognize outstanding undergraduate research. Now in its 20th year, the program is a collective initiative of the Library and the Center for Research and Fellowships. ...
eBooks available: Dr. Courtney’s Guide to Happy Marriage / Book of Parlor Tricks

eBooks available: Dr. Courtney’s Guide to Happy Marriage / Book of Parlor Tricks

June continues to be an extremely productive month for the Distributed Proofreaders project, which has just released two new Project Gutenberg eBooks based on images from our Digital Library. Both are entries from the Multum in Parvo Library of ...
eBook available: Under Blanco’s Eye

eBook available: Under Blanco’s Eye

The Distributed Proofreaders project has continued adding eBooks to Project Gutenberg using images from our Digital Library. The latest release is the first issue of Starry Flag Weekly, a weekly series about the adventures of a young American boy ...
Photo Friday: The Purr-fect Recommendation

Photo Friday: The Purr-fect Recommendation

Sarah Wingo’s cat, Bruce, shares his reading recommendation—Carrying All Before Her: Celebrity Pregnancy and the London Stage, 1689-1800 by Chelsea Phillips, MFA, PhD, Associate Professor; Associate Director for Villanova Theatre. Dr. ...
TBT: Renovation Nation

TBT: Renovation Nation

  This week’s “Throwback Thursday” (TBT) features the construction of the Falvey Memorial Library expansion project that began in the spring of 1968. Librarian Rev. Louis A. Rongione, OSA, Ped.D., oversaw the library expansion. The ...

 


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