Limited seating in East Asian Library, Monday, March 13

By Ryuta Komaki on March 9, 2017

On Monday, March 13, seating may be limited in the reading room of the East Asian Library due to an interior inspection work. The area blocked off for work may move throughout the day. Please follow signs posted in the reading room and directions from the library staff and work crew. Thank you!

New Exhibit: Higher Ground

By Shannon Davis on March 9, 2017

Scholarly Publishing is proud to announce a new digital exhibit, Higher Ground: Honoring Washington Park Cemetery, Its People and Place. This is a companion site to the physical exhibit now on display at the Sheldon Art Galleries. Conceived by Jennifer Colten, senior lecturer in photography in th...

WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: Bill Winston

By Julie Hale on March 8, 2017

GIS analyst Bill Winston holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies and a master’s degree in earth and planetary sciences, both from WU. Before joining WU’s GIS unit in 2009, he worked for the Missouri Department of Natural Resources and in WU’s department of Earth and Planetary Sciences....

Help WU Libraries Evaluate Book Usage

By Julie Hale on March 7, 2017

As WU Libraries take steps to evaluate book usage, we have a request for Olin patrons:  When you’re finished with books and other materials, please leave them on a table or return them to one of the newly designated shelves now in place on each floor of Olin. Near the entrance from the main...

Exhibit: “Digital Evolutions: Parametric Design for a Fabricated Species”

By Jennifer Akins on March 6, 2017

  Come see student work from Nathaniel Elberfeld’s Fall 2016 course, ARCH 326K Digital Evolutions: Parametric Design for a Fabricated Species. Digital Evolutions introduced digital modeling, parametric work-flow, and fabrication techniques in a variety of two and three-dimensional medi...

New exhibit: Higher Ground

By Shannon Davis on March 6, 2017

Scholarly Publishing is proud to announce a new digital exhibit, Higher Ground: Honoring Washington Park Cemetery, Its People and Place. This is a companion site to the physical exhibit now on display at the Sheldon Art Galleries. Conceived by Jennifer Colten, senior lecturer in photography in th...

Schedule of Expected Construction Noise at Olin Library

By Julie Hale on March 6, 2017

During the week of March 6, drilling associated with the Olin Library Transformation will take place in the morning. High levels of noise are anticipated during these hours: Monday, March 6: 6 – 12:30 pm Tuesday, March 7: 6 – 10 am Wednesday, March 8: 6 – 9 am Thursday, March 9: 6 am – […]

2017 Art+Feminism Edit-A-Thon St. Louis

By Jennifer Akins on March 3, 2017

  Wikimedia’s gender trouble is well-documented. While the reasons for the gender gap are up for debate, the practical effect of this disparity, however, is not. Content is skewed by the lack of female participation. This represents an alarming absence in an increasingly important repository...