J.K. Rowling : a Bibliography 1997-2013–New eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 18, 2016

J.K. Rowling : a bibliography 1997-2013 / Philip W. Errington. London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2015. SUMMARY: This is the definitive bibliography of the writings of J. K. Rowling. In addition to complete bibliographic details of each edition of all her books, pamphlets and original contributions to...

The SAGE handbook of feminist theory–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 18, 2016

The SAGE handbook of feminist theory / edited by Mary Evans, Clare Hemmings, Marsha Henry, Hazel Johnstone, Sumi Madhok, Ania Plomien and Sadie Wearing. London : SAGE Publications, 2014. SUMMARY: At no point in recorded history has there been an absence of intense, and heated, discussion about th...

EALC to offer new Korean studies major

By Ryuta Komaki on March 16, 2016

The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures (EALC) at Washington University in St. Louis announced on its website that it will start offering a new undergraduate major program in Korean studies, beginning Fall 2016. Korean studies has been available as an undergraduate minor through the d...

ORCID and ADS

By Alison Verbeck on March 16, 2016

ADS (Astrophysics Data System) is now collaborating with ORCID.  You can use the custom ADS ORCID-claiming interface to easily claim all of your papers.  In addition, ADS now indexes ORCID identifiers.  For more information, see: http://www.astrobetter.com/blog/2016/03/07/claiming-papers-and-find...

Devil of a State

By k.lamb on March 16, 2016

An Interview with Dr. Geoffrey Hill on the Irwell Edition of Anthony Burgess’s Devil of a State       Last week, Dr. Geoffrey Hill traveled from Cambridge, Massachusetts to view the MLC’s Anthony Burgess Papers. Dr. Hill’s research focused on the original typescript for Burge...

Law and Political Science Collections Moving to Law Library

By Julie Hale on March 14, 2016

During spring break (March 14 – 18), the Libraries will be moving all political science (call numbers in the J range) and law (call numbers in the K range) monographs and bound journal collections from Olin Library to the Law Library. Additionally, selected* political science and law monogr...

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eMO ebooks collection now available to all WU users

By Ruth Lewis on March 14, 2016

eMO is a collection of EBSCO ebooks for participating MOBIUS libraries. Becker Medical Library was recently added so now all WU users may access these ebooks. The eMO collection currently includes more than 177,000 fulltext titles, many of which may be downloaded. Titles are added 5-6 times/year....

The Semi-New Primo – Default Library Search Tool

By Deborah Katz on March 11, 2016

With the roll out of the new library website this semester, Primo became the default tool for accessing library materials. It searches across the WU Catalog, Mobius, journal databases, digital collections and a myriad of other content. Here is a guide that explains how Primo works as well as the ...