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Interior of Hargis Library with study desks lit by large windows facing the bay, and an open staircase to the stacks
William J. Hargis, Jr. Library
Dedicated: 2004
Named for: William J. Hargis, Jr.
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The William J. Hargis, Jr. Library is located in Waterman's Hall on the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) campus William & Mary in Gloucester, Virginia. The library was named after Dr. William Jennings Hargis Jr., former Dean of the School of Marine Science, in 2004.



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