If you prefer to read books in print, we have a VSI display on the 1st floor of the library directly in front of the Check Out Desk. Feel free to borrow any that interest you!

UTC Library now has access to the Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press both online and in print!

Launched in 1995, Very Short Introductions provide concise overviews on a wide variety of subjects in arts/humanities, law, medicine/health, science/mathematics, and social sciences. Over 500 have been published to date.

In our current era of information overload, VSI’s are a great way to learn about a topic without becoming overwhelmed. Oxford is known for its quality scholarly content worldwide

Some intriguing VSI titles include:

Archives