April 11, 1965: Should we be in Selma?

By Karisa Tavassoli, WU Class 2016 on October 21, 2015

Below is an excerpt from the Grouch, a student publication directed by Residential Advisors, and now part of University Archives.  The article engages the racism in St. Louis, and questions what methods would be best in order to fight that racism. April 11, 1965 Should we be in Selma? By Mike Lun...

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A Companion to the Ancient Novel–NEW eBook

By Brian Vetruba on October 16, 2015

A companion to the ancient novel / edited by Edmund P. Cueva and Shannon N. Byrne. Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley Blackwell, 2014. This companion addresses a topic of continuing contemporary relevance, both cultural and literary. Offers both a wide-ranging exploration of the classical novel ...

New DVDs (Germanic Studies), August-September 2015

By Brian Vetruba on October 16, 2015

Selected list of new video recordings relevant to Germanic Studies. Click on the links for call numbers and availability. For a complete listing of new videos and DVDs, consult the Catalog or the DVD lists. Is there a DVD you want the Libraries to get? Contact Brian   Berlin calling  / eine Sabot...

BSDL and Zotero compatible!

By Brian Vetruba on October 16, 2015

You can now easily export citations from the Bibliographie der deutschen Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft Online (BDSL Online) into Zotero, a bibliographic citation manager. As with other databases, look for:  the book icon   , journal article icon , or folder icon  and click to export. For more...

New Books (Germanic Studies), August 2015

By Brian Vetruba on October 16, 2015

A selected list of new books relevant to Germanistik/German Studies listed by call number. For Comparative Literature/Literature (General) and Translation Studies titles or books on European Literature in general, see Library News for Comparative Literature: New Print . Click on links for call nu...

Open access monographs from Luminos (University of California Press)

By Ruth Lewis on October 15, 2015

“Luminos is University of California Press’ new Open Access publishing program for monographs. With the same high standards for selection, peer review, production and marketing as our traditional program, Luminos is a transformative model, built as a partnership where costs and benefits are...

Pike Exhibits – Strategies: Working on Site, Methods: Verbal to Visual

By Jennifer Akins on October 14, 2015

Come see projects from the Sam Fox School 2015 Florence Spring Semester students! Professor Jeff Pike’s exhibits, Strategies: Working on Site sketchbooks and Methods: Verbal to Visual posters are now on view in the Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library interior case and Reference area th...