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‘Handmade & Bound’ Returns to Watkins October 3-4

September 24, 2014

Exhibition & zine entries and marketplace vendor registration now open! The fourth annual edition of Handmade & Bound Nashville (H&BN), a two-day celebration of print, paper and book, will unfold Friday, October 3, and Saturday, October 4, at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film. The free, family-friendly event–part book convention, part literary event and … (more)

New items

April 2, 2014

New in the Library: Co-mix: A retrospective of comics, graphics and scraps by Art Spiegelman When the Library of Congress catalogs your graphic novel in the history section (MAUS), you must be serious.  Co-mix reveals that Spiegelman is serious and silly.  The book rises out of an exhibition originated for the 2012  Festival International de la … (more)


March 25, 2014

Some classic and new films are available on blu-ray for the maximum viewing experience. Check the catalog and ask for them by name.  They are stored in our Special Collections vault.

Fine Art Seminar I and III Projects in the Library

March 25, 2014

Patrick Deguira’s Seminar classes have used the library as inspiration for their projects. Come check out the videos, installations and put the jigsaw puzzle together. The installations will be in the library until April 2, 2014