The following was received from Brent Tarter at the Library of Virginia this morning:
"A few weeks ago the Library of Virginia announced that its Web sitewould be replaced by a new edition and offered Va-Hist and Va-Roots subscribers an advance preview and solicited comments. We thank those ofyou who offered your opinions on the new site, which we hope will makeresearch and access to the many resources of the Library of Virginiamore efficient.
The preview for the new site is accessible from the current Web sitehome page at http://www.lva.virginia.gov
Effective Tuesday, 7 April 2009, the old Library of Virginia Web sitewill cease to exist, and the new site, with the same URL, will replaceit. Because of revisions in the structure of the site, some bookmarksthat you have may created to allow rapid access to specific portions ofthe Library's Web site may no longer function, and once the new sitebecomes the only site you may need to create new bookmarks for thoseportions of the new site.
The Library of Virginia
Be sure to mark this announcement on your calendars so you will be ready! - cbh