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History of science, medicine & technology acquisitions, Dec. 2015-Jan. 2016

By Ruth Lewis on January 25, 2016

This is a list of books added to our catalog with call number Q-T and history or biography in the subject headings plus a few books added by request. This is not a comprehensive list of new books. There are certainly other new books related to the history of science, technology and medicine, so p...

Microform Collections and Microfilm Scanners Moved to Level B

By Julie Hale on January 25, 2016

Olin Library’s microform collections and microfilm scanners have moved from Level A to Level B in anticipation of the Olin Library Transformation Project. Staff from the Arc Technology Center will continue to assist users with the scanners. Members of the Libraries’ Instructional Supp...

Digital Loeb Classical Library

By Brian Vetruba on January 24, 2016

WU Libraries have purchased access to the Digital Loeb Classical Library which presents an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing, virtual library of Greek and Latin literature. Epic and lyric poetry; tragedy and comedy; history, travel, philosophy, and oratory; the great medical w...

New Year! New Library eNewsletter for WU Germanic Languages & Literatures!

By Brian Vetruba on January 22, 2016

With the switch to our new website, the Libraries have also migrated our library eNewsletters/blogs. The library eNewsletter/blog for WU Germanic Languages & Literatures “Germanic Studies” can be found at: https://library.wustl.edu/category/germanic-studies/. Sub-categories (e.g. ...

SCOAP3 Newsletter

By Alison Verbeck on January 22, 2016

The latest newsletter from SCOAP3 is available here: http://scoap3.org/files/SCOAP3-Newsletter-4_2016.pdf.

CLIR Grant: Week Three

By Andrea Degener on January 22, 2016

This last week of packing tear sheets for the CLIR Grant has been a busy one. Thankfully we had a lot of help and were able to pack five pallets of tear sheets from the Walt Reed Illustration Archive. Below are some of the highlights from this final week of packing. We had to pull […]