Construction Begins on New Falwell Library

Groundbreaking Ceremony

Videographer: Daniel Heffner

Lynchburg, VA - Construction is now officially underway on the Liberty University campus for a new Jerry Falwell Memorial Library.

Wednesday morning, university officials moved convocation outside so students could be a part of a groundbreaking ceremony. It included Chancellor Jerry Falwell Jr. on a piece of a equipment.

The $50 million project is LU's largest building project to date. The new building will be four stories and will include a museum in honor of Jerry Falwell Sr.