Staff Pick: Reading Recommendation

By Washington University Libraries on August 10, 2020 in Uncategorized, What's New

If you’re in need of a reading recommendation for the summer, you’ve come to the right place! Check out our latest staff selection. Happy reading! In an age of misinformation and fake news, How Charts Lie provides best practices on how we can all be smarter in interpreting charts. Alberto Cairo shares simple rules on […]

Staff Pick: Reading Recommendation

By Washington University Libraries on July 27, 2020 in Uncategorized, What's New

If you’re in need of a reading recommendation for the summer, you’ve come to the right place! Check out our latest staff selection. Happy reading! Dead Astronauts (MCD 2019) is as poetic as it is trippy. This is a novel that makes you work for your understanding of the characters and the worlds they live […]

Apply Now for Virtual Faculty-Librarian Information Literacy Learning Community

By Washington University Libraries on July 14, 2020 in What's New

In the current social and political climate, with the rise of misinformation campaigns about Covid-19, the Black Lives Matter movement, and other issues, the need for information literacy is increasingly evident. As we prepare for a semester of hybrid or fully online instruction, having support is vital to the success of our courses. To that […]

Maintenance Scheduled for July 18

By Washington University Libraries on July 13, 2020 in What's New

  This is a courtesy reminder that maintenance will be conducted on repository.wustl.edu this Saturday, July 18. Please expect that the application may be unreachable or non-responsive from early morning through most of the day.

University Libraries Partner with Sam Fox School on New MFA Program

Washington University’s new MFA in Illustration & Visual Culture program (MFA-IVC) is giving art students the opportunity to grow as scholars outside the studio. Launched in fall 2019, the two-year program is a collaboration between the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts and the Washington University Libraries. The MFA-IVC is offered through the […]

Update on University Libraries’ Chat Service

By Washington University Libraries on July 7, 2020 in What's New

Currently, Research & Liaison Services staff provide chat support from 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. (summer hours). We are happy to announce a new partnership with Springshare 24/7 Cooperative that will allow us to provide chat service outside of those hours, 24/7. Academic librarians from universities and colleges across the country and Springshare librarians staff this service. […]

Staff Pick: Reading Recommendation

By Washington University Libraries on July 6, 2020 in What's New

If you’re in need of a reading recommendation for the summer, you’ve come to the right place! Check out our latest staff selection. Happy reading! From the late 1960s until the implementation of the Good Friday Agreement in 1998, more than 3,500 people lost their lives in Northern Ireland during the religious-nationalist conflict known as […]

Search All WashU Libraries Resources at Once Starting July 1

By Washington University Libraries on June 25, 2020 in Strategic Plan, What's New

On July 1, 2020, Washington University Libraries and Bernard Becker Medical Library will integrate their respective catalogs, making both collections searchable from one platform for the first time. Becker Library item and patron records are already live in the University Libraries’ catalog ahead of the complete integration on July 1. Becker Medical Library is a […]