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Japan Knowledge–NEW DATABASE

By Brian Vetruba on March 28, 2016

“JapanKnowledge Lib is an online web archive that boasts the largest corpus of encyclopedia, dictionaries, reference compilations, and periodical resources (approximately 50 different sources) in Japan”–JapanKnowlege Web site. Includes dictionaries (Japanese, English-Japanese, J...

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Math book and serials budget; serials review for 2017

By Ruth Lewis on March 28, 2016

Are there books the library needs to buy? Our FY16 book budget still has some money remaining. All orders need to be placed before May 2, 2016. So if you have been holding book requests, NOW is the time to send them to Ruth [rlewis@wustl.edu] so they can be acquired with fy16 funds. Serials Revie...

New Books in other Humanities and Social Science topics, February 2016

By Brian Vetruba on March 27, 2016

A selected lists of new books especially relevant for Comparative Literature in call number order. Click on the link for the call number and availability.  If you’re having trouble find a book, please ask at the Olin Help Desk or contact Brian                     Exhibiting the German past : muse...

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Biology Best Sellers, March 2016

By Ruth Lewis on March 27, 2016

Biology, March 2016 | Best Sellers, May 2015 to March 2016 as identified by YBP Library Services. Titles are linked to local records when available.The Vital Question: Energy, Evolution, and the Origins of Complex Life Lane, NickW.W. Norton2015. ISBN 9780393088816. $27.95Life’s Greatest Sec...

Latin American identity in online cultural production–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 27, 2016

Latin American identity in online cultural production / Claire Taylor and Thea Pitman. New York : Routledge, 2013. SUMMARY: “This volume provides an innovative and timely approach to a fast growing, yet still under-studied field in Latin American cultural production: cyberculture. It focuse...

Atlas of knowledge : anyone can map–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 27, 2016

 Atlas of knowledge : anyone can map / Katy Börner. Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2015] SUMMARY: This book describes the power of topical maps, providing readers with principles for visualizing knowledge and offering as examples forty large-scale and more than 100 small-scale full-co...

New Books in American Literature (call number range PS), February 2016

By Brian Vetruba on March 27, 2016

A selected lists of new books especially relevant for Comparative Literature in call number order. Click on the link for the call number and availability.  If you’re having trouble find a book, please ask at the Olin Help Desk or contact Brian                     Words of witness : black women...

New Books in English Literature (call number range PRs), February 2016

By Brian Vetruba on March 27, 2016

A selected lists of new books especially relevant for Comparative Literature in call number order. Click on the link for the call number and availability.  If you’re having trouble find a book, please ask at the Olin Help Desk or contact Brian                     Poetical dust : Poets’ Corn...