Fall Semester Hours

By Alison Verbeck on July 27, 2017

Fall Semester Hours starting August 28 Monday – Thursday, 7:15 am – 6:00 pm Friday, 7:15 am – 5:00 pm Closed Saturdays and Sundays


Acquisitions for history of science, medicine & technology, Jun-Jul 2017

By Ruth Lewis on July 24, 2017

This is a list of books added to our catalog with call number Q-T and history or biography in the subject headings plus a few books ordered by request. This is not a comprehensive list of new books. There are certainly other new books related to the history of science, technology and medicine, so...

WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: Jennifer Moore

By Julie Hale on July 24, 2017

Jennifer Moore joined the staff of WU Libraries in 2011 as anthropology subject librarian. In 2012, she took on additional responsibilities as the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) outreach librarian. In 2014, she became program faculty in International Areas Studies. The following year, she w...

New Database: Zhongguo fang zhi ku (Database of Chinese Local Records)

By tchang on July 20, 2017

New database: 中国方志库 (Zhongguo fang zhi ku, Database of Chinese Local Records). An e-book collection and a searchable database of Chinese local gazetteers. The collection has 4,000 titles of rare and special edition local gazetteers printed in China from ancient time up to 1949. (To access the dat...

Focus on Teaching & Technology Conference, UMSL, September 28-29

By Ruth Lewis on July 20, 2017

Keynotes, program and preregistration are now available for Focus on Teaching & Technology Conference, a St. Louis regional conference, Sept. 28-29, 2017. “FTTC is an annual two-day regional conference held on the UMSL campus that hosts faculty, staff, and students from universities, c...

Italian Literary Prize Winners added to the Collection

By Daria Carson-Dussan on July 19, 2017

L’ultimo arrivato/ Balzano, Marco. Winner of the Premio Campiello literary prize. Niente è come te /Rattaro, Sara. Winner of the Bancarella literary prize. Terre rare /Veronesi, Sandro. Winner of Bagutta literary prize La Ferocia/Lagioia, Nicola.Winner of the Premio Strega literary prize &a...

MADCO’s Freedom Project Captured in New Video

By Julie Hale on July 18, 2017

This year, Modern American Dance Company (MADCO) celebrated its 40th anniversary season with “Freedom,” a commissioned work by choreographers Jennifer Archibold, Gina Patterson, Cecil Slaughter, and Nejla Yatkin. The company partnered with WU Libraries on the piece. Members of MADCO s...

New Image Collection: Images of Ancient Music

By Shannon Davis on July 17, 2017

Scholarly Publishing is proud to announce the launch of a new image collection, Images of Ancient Music. The project was brought to Scholarly Publishing by Professor Tim Moore, the John and Penelope Biggs Distinguished Professor of Classics and Director of Undergraduate Studies.  The collection, ...