WU Libraries Fellow Helps Develop Drone Workshop

By GIS & Data Projects Manager Jennifer Moore and GIS analyst Bill Winston on July 31, 2017

  As a part of the WU Libraries Graduate Research Fellowship Program, fellow Yuqi Li, a doctoral candidate in anthropology, collaborated with Data & GIS Services (DGS) and Earth and Planetary Sciences faculty member Alex Bradley to develop a data-collection workshop using a quadcopter or...

New Content: James Merrill Digital Archive

By Shannon Davis on July 31, 2017

The James Merrill Digital Archive is an ongoing project and collaborative effort by Scholarly Publishing, the Manuscripts unit of Special Collections, and the Humanities Digital Workshop. Intended as a resource for scholars, students, writers, and teachers, the James Merrill Digital Archive curre...


History of Science, July 2017 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on July 31, 2017

History of Science, July 2017 | Best Sellers, October 2016 to July 27, 2017 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies where available. How To Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS France, David Alfred A. Knopf 2016. I...


By Alison Verbeck on July 28, 2017

The American Physical Society (APS) and IOP Publishing (IOPP) have signed the ORCID Open Letter, requiring the collection of ORCID iDs in their publishing processes. ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) is a not-for-profit organization that provides a unique digital name, or iD, which ident...

New Graduate Student Orientation

By Alison Verbeck on July 28, 2017

New Graduate Student Orientation for the Physics Library will be in late August. Learn about library services, resources and technology.  More information to follow.

Book Sale

By Alison Verbeck on July 28, 2017

There will be a book sale in the Physics Library from August 22-24. There will be lots of Physics books, both elementary and advanced. All books $1.00!

Portuguese Literary Award Winners from Portugal

By Daria Carson-Dussan on July 27, 2017

  As primeiras coisas/Amaral, Bruno Vieira, 1978-. First novel. Winner of the Prémio  literário Fernando Namora and the Prémio Livro Time Out. Winner of the Prémio José Saramago   Os memoráveis : romance/Jorge, Lídia. Novel. Winner of the Prémio Urbano Tavares Rodrigues.   Passagens/Gersão, Teoli...

Attention Fall Physics course instructors!

By Alison Verbeck on July 27, 2017

Please send me a list of books you would like placed on reserve. You can use the Online Reserve Request Form, send me an email, or put a note in my mailbox. If you are making a web page for your class, you can link your page to the class’ reserve list after I put the books […]

Undergrad Honors Theses

By Alison Verbeck on July 27, 2017

I have a small collection of undergrad honors theses available in the Physics Library. If you have any students that have written one, please give me a copy. You can refer future students to the collection to help them in their writing.

Labor Day

By Alison Verbeck on July 27, 2017

The Physics Library will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017 for Labor Day.