Temporary Space Closure

Olin Library Level 2 is temporarily closed from May 24 until mid-August. Please request needed materials through Interlibrary Loan during this time. See the Carpet Replacement in Level 2 of Olin Library article for more information.

Newsletters & Reports

Students examining an exhibition on display in the Thomas Gallery on Level 1 of Olin Library.

The University Libraries has developed multiple publications to share updates and information with you. We encourage users to sign up for our email newsletters, follow us on social media, and peruse our magazine and annual report.

For our latest news you are also welcome to check out our News page.

Email Newsletters | Off the Shelf Magazine | Impact Report | The Scholar | Social Media

Email Newsletters

Libraries Now

Libraries Now is a monthly email newsletter with our latest news, events, and info.

Data Digest

Subscribe to our Data Digest email newsletter for data-related news, upcoming events, resource reviews, and more delivered to your inbox. Also includes Data Bytes — our quick, brief, quarterly focus on a key data concept or resource.

Off the Shelf

Off the Shelf is published each year for our faculty and friends. The publication features news on new initiatives, collections, services, donors, and more.

Our fall 2022 edition includes an overview of efforts supporting student success; reflections from a graduate student working with James Merrill materials; information about the assembly series recordings archive; a look at winners from our three award programs; staff picks and news; and more.

The cover page for Off the Shelf's Spring 2023 issue. Highlighted segments inside include Digitized Interviews in New Rosa Parks Documentary, the Mike Lützeler Contemporary German Literature Collection, and Teaching with Special Collections, amongst other topics.

Past Issues of Off the Shelf

Impact Report

This report includes figures and graphs that capture the impact and development of the Libraries’ collections, core services, remote support, outreach efforts, and more, for FY22 (July 2021 through June 2022).

The Scholar

The Scholar is a newsletter for Washington University faculty that highlights the latest resources, projects, and programs at University Libraries.

Recent Issues of The Scholar

Social Media

We encourage you to follow @wustllibraries on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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