The Adventures of Ian and Karisa

By Karisa Tavassoli, WU Class of 2016 & undergraduate researcher for Mapping LGBTQ St. Louis on August 25, 2016

Reflections of a summer research assistant I started working on Mapping LGBTQ St. Louis in a post-graduate flurry of emotions and tasks, excited to be done with undergrad but nervous as to how I would manage the world of ‘non-studenthood’ into which I was thrust. I knew little about G...

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Mathematics, August 2016 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on August 25, 2016

Mathematics, August 2016 | Best November 2015 to August 25, 2016 as identified by YBP Library Services. Titles are linked to local copies where available. The Math Myth: and Other Stem Delusions Hacker, Andrew New Press 2016. ISBN 9781620970683. $25.95 The Seven Pillars of Statistical Wisdom Stig...

World War II Era Adventure Comics Meet 2016

By l.sylvander on August 25, 2016

  Reading adventure comics from World War II in today’s political climate is startling. The whole country may not be as tuned into and invested in our modern wars as Americans of the 1940’s were. However, the themes in the 2016 presidential race are reflected in the anxiety-fuele...

Olin Library Welcomes New and Returning Students

By Julie Hale on August 25, 2016

Olin Library is undergoing a renovation, but the building is open as usual, and library staff are getting ready for the new semester! A welcome table will be set up in the lobby of Olin beginning at 9:00 a.m. this Friday, August 26. Staff will be on hand to answer questions and provide assistance...

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

By Brian Vetruba on August 24, 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                     Works. Selections. English;”...

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

By Brian Vetruba on August 24, 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                     Gender and representation in Brit...

New Books in American Literature (call number range PSs), July 2016

By Brian Vetruba on August 24, 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                     Invisible subjects : Asian Americ...

ILL Software Upgrade on August 24

By Jody Mitori on August 23, 2016

On Wednesday, August 24, Washington University Libraries will be performing an upgrade to the ILL software. We expect the service will be unavailable until about noon. Contact ILL staff (ill@wumail.wustl.edu, 935-5442) if immediate assistance is needed during this downtime. We apologize for any i...