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History of science, medicine & technology acquisitions, Feb.-Mar. 2016

By Ruth Lewis on March 27, 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...

Stefan George und sein Kreis : ein Handbuch –NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 25, 2016

Stefan George und sein Kreis : ein Handbuch / herausgegeben von Achim Aurnhammer, Wolfgang Braungart, Stefan Breuer und Ute Oelmann in Zusammenarbeit mit Kai Kauffmann. Berlin : De Gruyter, 2016. SUMMARY: “Herausgegeben von Achim Aurnhammer, Wolfgang Braungart, Stefan Breuer und Ute Oelmann...

East Asian Library PN-PZ Collection Moved to Level 2

By tchang on March 25, 2016

East Asian Library’s PN-PZ collection (call numbers in the PN-PZ range; comparative literature, film, theater, and journalism studies collection) has been moved to the second level in the northeast corner, to provide more shelves for the literature collection on the first level.

Women in Art & Architecture

Women in Art & Architecture Exhibit

By Jennifer Akins on March 23, 2016

Women in Art & Architecture, is now on display in the Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library interior case through April 2016. This exhibit by MFA student, Brittany Jasin, features resources in our collection on women artists, architects and art critics.

Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

By Alison Carrick on March 23, 2016

Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise With co-director Rita Coburn Whack March 24, 2016 – 7:00 pm Lee Auditorium, Missouri History Museum In advance of the St. Louis premiere of Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise, we’d like to share this interview with Maya Angelou that is part of the Henry Hampton Co...

New Books in the Arts, Philology, Translation Studies, Lang. & Lit. of Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia (call number ranges N to PL), February 2016

By Brian Vetruba on March 21, 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                   Mind the map : illustrated maps and...