Bibliographical Society

Calling All Book Collectors!

Win the $1,000 first prize in the 55th Book Collecting Contest sponsored by the Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia.

Open to all UVa students, graduate and undergraduate. We are looking for the best coherent assembly of books on any subject. Submit a short essay about your collection and a list of your books.

Additional prizes include $600 for Second Place and $300 for Honorable Mention, as well as gift certificates from local booksellers. Go to for more information. Deadline is February 12, 2024.