Emily Stenberg

WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: Emily Stenberg

By ksinger on February 6, 2017

Emily Stenberg has been digital publishing and preservation librarian at Washington University since 2013. She received her bachelor’s degree in English from George Mason University in Virginia. She earned a master’s degree in fine arts in creative writing and a certificate in museum studies from...

Construction work planned for February 4 at Olin Library

By Sarah Laaker on February 3, 2017

Construction for the Olin Library Transformation project will take place on Saturday, February 4th, from 6 a.m. – 2 p.m. If noise becomes bothersome, grab a free pair of ear plugs at the Help Desk, or check out one of the departmental libraries on Danforth Campus (remember to check their hours, w...

Olin Library to Host Open House for Students

By Julie Hale on February 3, 2017

  If you’re a WU student who’s in the process of deciding upon a major or a minor, we urge you to attend our Open House! When: Thursday, Feb. 9 and Friday, Feb. 10 12:00-2:00 p.m. Where: Olin Library lobby   Your friendly WU librarians will be giving tours of Olin. Come learn about our [&hel...

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AIDS in the Metro-East Area: The Politics of Treatment, Care, and Housing

By Miranda Rectenwald on February 3, 2017

A reflection by Mapping LGBTQ St. Louis research assistant, Karisa Tavassoli (WU Class of 2016): While researching this summer at the Belleville Illinois Public Library I came across an assortment of newspaper clippings filed under the heading “Bellev. AIDS Home Hospice,” which offers...

Audio Files Added to WU Libraries’ Online Sheet Music Exhibit

By Julie Hale on February 3, 2017

The Gaylord Music Library’s sheet music collection includes a wealth of compositions related to St. Louis’ 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition (also known as the St. Louis World Fair). The sounds of the era  came alive on Friday, November 11, 2016, at WU’s 560 Music Center, when WU music students ...

Music Moved the Movement: Reena Evers-Everette and David (Dave) Dennis Sr.

By Alison Carrick on February 2, 2017

As part of the “Music Moved the Movement: Civil Rights and the Blues” project, the National Blues Museum is hosting “A Conversation with Reena Evers-Everette and David (Dave) Dennis Sr.: Inside the Civil Rights Movement.” Dennis is the CEO and director of the Southern Initiative of The Algebra Pr...

East Asian Library Monthly New Book List (Jan. 2017)

By tchang on February 1, 2017

The East Asian Library’s latest monthly new book list (covering titles added to the collections in January, 2017) is now available. Check it out at http://libguides.wustl.edu/c.php?g=46908&p=301372.

January New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on February 1, 2017

Classical and quantum thermal physics / R. Prasad. QC311 .P78 2016 The concise handbook of analytical spectroscopy : theory, applications, and reference materials / Jerry Workman. http://www.worldscientific.com/worldscibooks/10.1142/8800#t=toc The glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Ob...

Springer Physics and Astronomy eBook Collection

By Alison Verbeck on February 1, 2017

The Physics and Astronomy Springer ebooks package for 2017 has been purchased and is now available. Titles will be added to the WU Catalog.  There are hundreds of titles available in this new collection and the compilations we receive from Springer are slightly delayed.  If you are looking for a ...