Community Notification - VMI cadets will be participating in Spring Field Training Exercises (Spring FTX) Friday, March 31 through Tuesday, April 4. Trainings will occur throughout Rockbridge County, including the Goshen Boy Scout Camp, the Chessie Nature Trail, and on/around VMI post. There may be traffic delays in the area. Weapons training may also be heard.


Preston Library contains a circulating collection of 185,000 monographs and 40,000 serial volumes (in addition to over 100,000 e-books). All of Preston's physical books and e-books can be found in the library catalog.

New books and recreational reading can be found in the Periodical Room on the main (500) level. 

If you need a book that Preston Library doesn't have, there are a few options: