News & Media Services

Home of the Publications Center & Print Shop

Davis Hall, home of the News & Media Services officeThe News & Media Services office at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science disseminates VIMS news via press releases, the VIMS website, social media, and other channels. Located in Davis Hall, the Office also supports public outreach programs and internal audiences with its Publications Center and Print Shop.

Publications Center and Print Shop

We offer a variety of low-cost media and graphic services for VIMS faculty, staff, and students. Because we are a service center, you need just an account number for all services and materials; no purchase orders or copy cards required.


Learn about the services we provide, from poster printing to PowerPoint templates, and from binding to business cards.


View our current prices for materials and services.


Find answers to frequently asked questions about printing and publications at VIMS.

Publications Center Resources
VIMS Style Guide

Visit our online style guide for conveying the spirit of the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) through design. Includes specifications and usage guidelines for the VIMS logo, color palette, typography, photography, co-branding, and noting one's affiliation.

VIMS Letterhead

Download a WORD document with the official VIMS letterhead. Only for official use by VIMS faculty, staff, and students.

VIMS/Agency and Partner Logos

Download the official VIMS logo, as well as logos from federal and state funding agencies and partners such as NOAA, NSF, and VMRC.

VIMS Photos

The VIMS Flickr page offers pictures for use in presentations and printed documents:

VIMS Desktop Wallpaper

Use winning photos from the annual VIMS Photo Contest as wallpaper to decorate your computer desktop.

VIMS PowerPoint® Templates

Download these specially designed VIMS PowerPoint® templates before you begin creating your next public or scientific presentation:

Contact Us
Davis Hall 126
7:30-4:30 pm M-F
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