Strategic Plan Moves Forward

By University Libraries on October 8, 2019

The Washington University Libraries’ new Strategic Plan has been published online. After incorporating valuable feedback from Washington University faculty, students, and staff, the University Libraries launched the plan on July 1, 2019. It will guide the organization through 2024. In recent week...

Washington University Libraries Celebrate Work of Samuel Beckett

By Washington University Libraries on October 4, 2019

A new exhibit and upcoming colloquium at the Washington University Libraries celebrate the life and work of Irish writer Samuel Beckett (1906–1989). Beckett won the Nobel Prize in Literature 50 years ago this year, and 2019 also marks the 30th anniversary of his death. The exhibit and colloquium ...

A Month of Open Access Workshops and Events

By j.moore on October 3, 2019

Don’t miss this month-long series highlighting trends in open science, open data and open access! Hosted by Becker Medical Library in collaboration with the University Libraries! Open October Oct-4 10-10:30 a.m. – ORCID ID Overview Learn about ORCID – a unique identifier for your work...

Recently added eBook: World Literature and Dissent

By Kristine Helbling on October 2, 2019

World Literature and Dissent Burns, Lorna, and Katie Muth, editors. World Literature and Dissent. Routledge, 2019. In this edited volume, Lorna Burns and Katie Muth (English and American Literature, PhD, 2010), present a varied collection of essays whose authors explore the role of dissent in con...