News and notes for math folks from December 2015

By Ruth Lewis on December 31, 2015

— Olin Library Access Services will begin Campus Box Delivery on Danforth, North, and West campuses. On January 5th, a new pickup location will be available in the WU Libraries and MOBIUS catalogs – Fac&Staff Campus Box Delivery. Of course, you may still select library pickup locations...

News and notes for biofolk from December 2015

By Ruth Lewis on December 31, 2015

— Olin Library Access Services will begin Campus Box Delivery on Danforth, North, and West campuses. On January 5th, a new pickup location will be available in the WU Libraries and MOBIUS catalogs – Fac&Staff Campus Box Delivery. You can still select library pickup locations! Note: this...

Will online commenting be the big story in 2016?

By Ruth Lewis on December 31, 2015

Here are a few recent stories that lead me to believe this might be true: Hypothes.is! A coalition of some of the world’s key scholarly publishers, platforms, libraries, and technology organizations are coming together to create an open, interoperable annotation layer over their content. 1 hour w...

Public access/open access news in December 2015

By Ruth Lewis on December 31, 2015

— Last month I shared several critiques of academia.edu. That conversation continues in Chronicle of Higher Education, As Academia.edu Grows, Some Scholars Voice Concerns and elsewhere; I thought this page from the Office of Scholarly Communication at the University of California was very u...

Ejournals added for biology, Dec. 2015

By Ruth Lewis on December 30, 2015

Clinical Phytoscience: International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy, v.1, 2015+; open access; Springer. Environmental Epigenetics, v.1, 2015+; open access; Oxford Univ. Press. Journal of Urban Ecology, v.1, 2016+; open access; Oxford Univ. Press mSphere, v.1, 2016+; open access; Americ...

Changes to Math Library News and News Archive

By Ruth Lewis on December 30, 2015

When the new library website is launched January 6, 2016, this blog will have a new address: library.wustl.edu/category/math/ — The RSS feed will be library.wustl.edu/category/math/feed. — About that time older posts will be archived and available at wayback.archive-it.org/4359/201411...

Changes to Biology Library News and News Archives

By Ruth Lewis on December 30, 2015

When the new library website is launched January 6, 2016, this blog will have a new address: library.wustl.edu/category/biology-news/ — The RSS feed will be library.wustl.edu/category/biology-news/feed. — About that time older posts will be archived and available at wayback.archive-it...