Join our team at Liberty University’s Jerry Falwell Library! Our beautiful campus resides in Lynchburg, VA near the famous Blue Ridge Mountains and James River, which offer miles of scenic trails and beautiful parks for outdoor enthusiasts. In downtown Lynchburg, walking tours highlight iconic landmarks and monuments that reveal Central Virginia’s rich history. A vibrant arts community and diverse collection of restaurants and markets complement the culture of the historic city.
The Jerry Falwell Library opened a new facility in January 2014 with state-of-the-art features centered on research and collaboration. The 170,000-square-foot building was recently recognized with Library Journal’s Landmark Libraries 2016 Honorable Mention Award for innovative design and spaces. The JFL houses an Automated Storage and Retrieval System (ASRS) that provides on-site storage for up to 450,000 items, and an integrated Customer Service Center delivers benchmark service with circulation, research, and technology assistance. Our popular group study rooms and Active Learning Classroom offer collaborative technology to promote student engagement in learning.
The JFL supports over 15,000 residential students, more than 2,500 faculty, and a thriving online learning community at the world’s largest private, non-profit Christian university. Liberty was founded in 1971 by Dr. Jerry Falwell Sr. with a vision of training Champions for Christ.