Basic library information
Research portal page
The research portal page is the gateway to most of the library’s online resources. It includes links to
Research Services (many behind NetBadge)
Library Catalog and Stacks
Virgo is the library’s catalog.
Virgo account (login through NetBadge)
Reload @UVA button: Add the button to your browser's bookmark toolbar (see instructions below). Whenever you come across a journal or article you think you should be able to access, click the button to reload the page through the UVA Library proxy.
Special Collections Request System
With this account, you will be able to request materials from the Library’s online catalog, VIRGO and archival materials from Archives at UVA for use in our reading room *in advance of your visit*. To use the system:
Searching Archives and Finding Aids
Finding aids provide detailed descriptions of the contents of manuscript and archival materials in Special Collections. There are two databases for searching finding aids, both linked from the Special Collections home page: