• Resource Spotlight:, an online subscription library, teaches the latest software tools and skills through high-quality instructional videos.
  • Come See DC

    Swem Library and the W&M Washington Office have partnered with the Library of Congress to offer a day trip to Washington, DC exclusively for W&M faculty.
  • Swem Library celebrates Black History Month

    Swem Library is celebrating Black History Month with several special events: screenings of the film "12 Years a Slave," a talk with author Jack Trammell and an exhibit of the photography of Louis Draper.
  • 24 hour filmmaking challenge

    The William & Mary Global Film Festival, in partnership with Swem Library's Media Center, brings you the 24 Speed Filmmaking Competition.


VCHR Newsletter

The Virginia Council on Human Relations (VCHR) was a non-profit organization that attempted to find resolutions to the "race problem," i.e., school desegregation, fair employment practices, housing, inter-cultural relations, public facility desegregation, voting rights and registration in the state of Virginia in the 1950s-1960s.  More...