Skip to main content
Expand AU Menu

University Library News

More Recent News

Sprouting Radishes

DC Community Gardens have their Roots in Victory Gardens

Of the 36 community gardens in Washington DC, an estimated 1/3 are former victory gardens, planted during the World Wars. Learn more about local history through our DC History and Local Area Studies subject guide.

Shane Hickey

Secret Lives: Shane Hickey

The fifth article in a series of profiles offering a ‘behind the scenes’ peek at our Library personnel. Meet Interlibrary Services Coordinator Shane Hickey and learn about his secret life as a rugby fanatic.

Susan McElrath

Secret Lives: Susan McElrath

The sixth article in this profile series offers a ‘behind the scenes’ peek at University Archivist Susan McElrath, who manages the Archives and Special Collections, home to some of the most precious items in the collection.