New Website

By Alison Verbeck on December 18, 2015

Washington University Libraries will be rolling out a new website on January 6, 2016. To help users acclimate to the new site, the Library created a short video introducing the new site and where to find the most used pages. The video is on You Tube and also accessible from the new site by clicki...


Recent eBooks on Comparative Literature

By Brian Vetruba on December 17, 2015

Below is a list of eBooks that the Libraries recently acquired on Comparative Literature. Other titles can be found here. Across Literary and Linguistic Diversities : Essays on Comparative Literature. Oxford : Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften, 2014. Comparative literary st...

New DVDs (Germanic Studies), October-November 2015

By Brian Vetruba on December 17, 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   The decent one / a productio...

My Bookshelf for is Now Available

By Alison Verbeck on December 9, 2015

You can now link your BrowZine app to a desktop version at  Access your library, click the My Bookshelf link, and set up your BrowZine account.  My Bookshelf will be synchronized across platforms, allowing you to access your favorite journals from your home, office, or ...

ORCID Required for Royal Society Manuscript Submission

By Alison Verbeck on December 8, 2015

Beginning January 1, 2016, the Royal Society (publisher of Philosophical Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society) will require the submitting author to provide an ORCID identifier as part of the manuscript submission process. ORCID provides a unique identifier for all researchers that c...

Open Scholarship Highlights: November 2015

By Emily Stenberg on December 4, 2015

Open Scholarship is the repository for Washington University in St. Louis and contains faculty publications, graduate theses and dissertations, undergraduate research, journals, books, and conferences. ETDs and Library Catalog Update All ETD records in the library catalog now have a link pointing...


November New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on December 1, 2015

  Bio-inspired artificial intelligence [electronic resource] : theories, methods, and technologies / Dario Floreano, Claudio Mattiussi. Control of quantum systems [electronic resource] :...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on December 1, 2015

  Title: Giant piezoelectricity of monolayer group IV monochalcogenides: SnSe, SnS, GeSe, and GeS Author(s): Ruixiang Fei; Wenbin Li; Ju Li; Li Yang Source: Applied Physics Letters Volume: 107 Issue: 17 Pages: 173104 (5 pp.) Published: 26 Oct. 2015 Title: Painleve transcendents and -symmetri...

Physics Library Intersession Hours

By Alison Verbeck on December 1, 2015

December 16, 2015 – January 18, 2016: Monday – Friday, 7:15 am – 3:45 pm Closed Saturday-Sunday Closed Wednesday, December 23, 2015 – Friday, January 1, 2016 Closed Monday, January 18, 2016

Attention Spring Physics course instructors!

By Alison Verbeck on December 1, 2015

Please send me a list of books you would like placed on reserve. If you are keeping the same books for spring that you used for fall, let me know. You can use the Online Reserve Request Form, send me an email, or put a note in my mailbox. If you are making a web […]