Publications from WU Biology dept., August, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on August 31, 2017

Publications lists are available at Cornwallis CK, Botero CA, Rubenstein DR, Downing PA, West SA, Griffin AS. 2017. Cooperation facilitates the colonization of harsh environments. Nat Ecol Evol 1(3):57. PubMed abstract & fulltext for subscribers. Ellis-Soto D...

Publications from WU Math Dept., August 2017

By Ruth Lewis on August 31, 2017

Aleman A, Hartz M, McCarthy JE, Richter S. 2017. The Smirnov class for spaces with the complete Pick property. Journal of the London Mathematical Society 96(1):228-242. Blecher DP, Weaver N. 2017. Quantum measurable cardinals. J. Funct. Anal. 273(5):1870–1890.


Math books and ebooks added August, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on August 31, 2017

Algebra : polynomials, Galois theory and applications / Frédéric Butin. Aurora: Dover modern math originals. Mineola, New York : Dover Publications, Inc., 2017. paper book Algebra and Number Theory: Proceedings of the Silver Jubilee Conference University of Hyderabad Rajat Tandon Springer ebooks ...


Biology books and ebooks added August 2017

By Ruth Lewis on August 31, 2017

Acute Myeloid Leukemia Paolo Fortina, Eric Londin, Jason Y. Park, Larry J. Kricka Methods in Molecular Biology 1633 Springer ebooks Adv ances in Insect Physiology, v.53: Insect Epigenetics Science Direct Advances in Genetics, v.97 Science Direct Advances in Immunology, v.135 Science Direct Advanc...

Record Books now available on new platform

By Shannon Davis on August 31, 2017

A collection of Record Books from the St. Louis Circuit Court from 1809 through 1862 are now available on the Libraries’ Samvera (previously known as Hydra) platform. While the books have been digitized and available publicly as part of the St. Louis Circuit Court Records project for many y...

WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: AJ Robinson

By Julie Hale on August 31, 2017

AJ Robinson grew up in Washington State and studied Near Eastern Studies and English at the University of Washington. After teaching English for eight months in Egypt, AJ did graduate work in information studies at the University of Texas-Austin. In 2015, AJ joined WU Libraries as Islamic Studies...

Scholarly communications selected links from late summer, 2017

By Ruth Lewis on August 30, 2017

Public access: FASTR Legislation Would Ensure Permanency of Public Access to Scientific Research (SPARC) | Open Access Can’t Wait. Pass FASTR Now (Electronic Frontier Foundation) | Does Reg Review threaten Public Access? (David Wojick) Preprints: Six New Preprint Services Join a Growing Com...

Olin Library Transformation Update: Noise Expected During Construction Hours

By Julie Hale on August 30, 2017

The Olin Library Transformation, which officially kicked off in May 2016, is still underway and slated for completion in the spring of 2018. This semester, normal construction hours are expected to be 6 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., Monday – Friday, with possible extension until 4:30 p.m. on some days. Excep...

Associate University Librarian Nadia Ghasedi Selected for FOCUS St. Louis Program

By Julie Hale on August 28, 2017

Associate University Librarian Nadia Ghasedi has been selected for the Fall 2017 class of FOCUS St. Louis’ Emerging Leaders program. Participants in the program have the opportunity to strengthen their leadership skills, learn more about the St. Louis community, and increase civic awareness. Ghas...

Campus Construction: Then and Now

By Sonya Rooney on August 28, 2017

Welcome back to campus! As you may have noticed, there is a lot of construction taking place at WU. University Archives has many photographs from construction on campus through the years. You’re welcome to stop by Special Collections Monday – Friday,  from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., and e...