University Libraries Participate in New Onsite Borrowing Pilot Program

By Clara Fehrenbach on August 29, 2018 in Comparative Literature, Germanic Studies, Philosophy, Uncategorized, What's New

Washington University participates in the Online Computer Library Center’s (OCLC) SHARES program, which allows the University Libraries to borrow and lend items via interlibrary loan at a reduced cost and provides access to a wide variety of collections that might not be eligible for interlibrary loan. The program also gives patrons of the University Libraries access to the […]

Washington University Libraries Becomes Hydra Partner

By Guest Author on September 6, 2016 in Digital Gateway

Following a series of milestones in connection with the Hydra project, Washington University Libraries has become a Hydra partner. The announcement can be found on the Hydra website: https://projecthydra.org/2016/08/04/wustl-becomes-a-hydra-partner/. With a number of digital resources on unsupported platforms and others not on any local platform at all, library staff had been monitoring the growth of […]

Library Publishing Forum 2016

By Andrew Rouner on July 7, 2016 in Digital Gateway

Emily Stenberg, Digital Publishing and Preservation Librarian, and I attended the Library Publishing Forum 2016, the annual conference for the Library Publishing Consortium, in May. This group formed in response to increasing numbers of academic libraries that have become involved with digital publishing over the last several years. The LPC does many things to support […]