This is the virtual catalog of an exhibition held between April 20 and September 10, 1996 in the Dome Room of the Rotunda at the University of Virginia.

The current website was built in Omeka by the Online Library Environment team in 2013.



Conditions of Use and Copyright Information


This site is a digital complement to the physical exhibition, Books Go to War, displayed in the Dome Room of the Rotunda, between April 20 and September 10, 1996. The exhibition was curated by Daniel J. Miller. The site has been created to enable public access to materials in support of teaching, research, and scholarship. Educational institutions or affiliated individuals, school teachers, news organizations, and members of the public are all welcome to link to individual images or other content posted on the site for the above-authorized purposes.

 Acknowledgment should be given to the site as follows: Books Go to War, Exhibition © 1996 by the Book Arts Press and U.Va. Library, University of Virginia.


Site Sources & Copyright Information

Texts: Unattributed text in this exhibition is the work of Book Arts Press and U.Va. Library staff and is © 1996 by the Book Arts Press and U.Va. Library, the University of Virginia.

Images: Most of the images are from the collections of the University of Virginia Library and the Book Arts Press. Others were generously contributed by private individuals, public institutions, and other entities.  Where known, the original photographer or source of the image is identified. For items created and owned by the University of Virginia, images should be requested from Digital Curation Services,