The Open Collection —TOC02.3: Serially Un[Boxed] 

By Jennifer Akins on October 17, 2017

  The Open Collection —TOC02.3: Serially Un[Boxed] The Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library Special Collections is a unique repository for rare and hard-to-find art and architecture publications. From limited edition series to out-of-print volumes, the Art Special Collections holdings of...

A scene from "For Ahkeem"

Libraries’ ‘Mean Streets’ Program Returns to St. Louis Film Festival

By ksinger on October 16, 2017

As part of the St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF) Nov. 2-12, Washington University Libraries, Washington University’s Sam Fox School’s College of Architecture and Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design, Cinema St. Louis and the Missouri History Museum present “Mean Streets:...

New Content: Claude Fredericks Collection of James Merrill

By Casey Bowen on October 16, 2017

The Modern Literature Collection is proud to present the Claude Fredericks Collection of James Merrill, our latest resource in James Merrill scholarship. James Merrill and Claude Fredericks had a very close relationship that lasted throughout their lifetimes. Over the course of this long friendsh...

Students Say Thanks to Olin Library Construction Crew

By slaaker on October 16, 2017

A conversation has been happening between students and members of the Olin Library construction crew, who are hard at work on the Olin Library Transformation project. It all started several weeks ago near the Level 3 Newman Tower construction. A small piece of paper was taped to the atrium glass,...

Mapping LGBTQ St. Louis Is Now Online

By Miranda Rectenwald on October 11, 2017   Mapping LGBTQ St. Louis is a digital interactive map exploring how the region’s lesbian, gay, bisexual,transgender, and queer communities have changed over time, from the end of World War II in 1945 through the passage of St. Louis city’s first gay an...

October Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on October 11, 2017

Advanced Multipoles for Accelerator Magnets  by  Pierre Schnizer Advances in Optical Science and Engineering  by  Indrani Bhattacharya, Satyajit Chakrabarti, Haricharan Singh Reehal, Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan Amperometric and Impedance Monitoring Systems for Biomedical Applications  by  Jaime Pu...

Emergent Scientist

By Alison Verbeck on October 10, 2017

EDP Sciences announced the recent launch of Emergent Scientist, an innovative new open access journal that puts young scientists at its heart. The journal was born out of the 2016 International Physicists’ Tournament (IPT), and is supported by the French Physics Society and the French Acade...

Hotch at 100: Growing Up In Saint Louis

By William Youngblood on October 9, 2017

This year marks the 100th birthday of author and Washington University alumnus A. E. Hotchner.  To help celebrate this milestone, Hotchner sat down with Washington University’s Steven Rosenblum in May 2017 for a wide-ranging conversation on his life, his career as a writer, and his friendsh...

Open Textbook Network Includes (Some) Classical Works

By Deborah Katz on October 9, 2017

The Open Textbook Network includes three works in Classics that are easy to find; two texts of Cicero and one on Hannibal. A search on Greek and Latin also brought up titles that may be of interest to Classicists . Exploring the library contents through the search box yields worthwhile results.

Follow Mapping LGBTQ StL on Twitter

By Miranda Rectenwald on October 6, 2017

Now you can get more updates and a behind the scene look at Mapping LGBTQ St. Louis on our twitter feed: