Spring Semester at MGHL

By Andrea Degener on May 16, 2017

This semester, students from D. B. Dowd’s course, Special Topics in Visual Culture: The Illustrated Periodical, visited the Dowd Modern Graphic History Library to engage with a variety of materials from various collections. Throughout the semester, the materials were used in lectures and di...

New Print in Germanic Studies (East German, Austrian, Swiss German, Regional Anthologies and Criticism, Dutch, AND Scandinavian Literature, call numbers PT3700 to PT9999), March to April 2017

By Brian Vetruba on May 15, 2017

A selected list of Germanic literature (call number range PT3700 to PT9999). Click on the link for the call number and availability. For additional new books relevant to Germanistik/German Studies, see the other posts in New Books in German Studies                    Bürgers Bücher : Laien als An...

New Books in Translation Studies & Semantics, March-April 2017

By Brian Vetruba on May 15, 2017

A  list of new books on Translation Studies and Semantics especially relevant for Comparative Literature in call number order. Click on the link for the call number and availability.  For additional new books relevant to Comparative Literature, see the other posts in New Books in Comparative Lite...

Arc Closed for Renovation

By Julie Hale on May 11, 2017

The Arc on Level A of Olin Library will close today for renovations associated with the Olin Library Transformation project. It will remain closed for the duration of summer and well into the fall 2017 semester.  When the space reopens, users will find revamped and refreshed teaching and learning...

Winners of the 2017 Neureuther Competition Announced

By Julie Hale on May 9, 2017

We’re happy to announce the winners of this year’s Neureuther Student Book Collection Essay Competition. Now in its 30th year, the annual contest is open to any fulltime WU student who loves collecting books. The competition offers four cash awards: $1,000 and $500 at the graduate and...