Classics

Still Time to Take the Library Student Survey

By Deborah Katz on October 20, 2016

Do you have survey fatigue? I understand but please take ten minutes to answer these twenty questions. It will help us to create a better library.

The Journal of Greek Linguistics v:1 (2000 – ) open access

By Deborah Katz on October 20, 2016

The Journal of Greek Linguistics (JGL) is an established (double-blind) peer-reviewed international journal dedicated to the descriptive and theoretical study of the Greek language from its roots in Ancient Greek down to present-day dialects and varieties, including those spoken in Asia Minor, Cy...

Classics New Book Purchases

By Deborah Katz on September 30, 2016

      These are new purchases of current and retrospective titles. Please remember that works cataloged under J (Political Science) or K (Law) are now located in the Law library. .B293.A34 P75 2015.Antisthenes of Athens : texts, translations, and commentary / Susan Prince..Ann Arbor : University ...

The Semi-New Primo – Default Library Search Tool

By Deborah Katz on March 11, 2016

With the roll out of the new library website this semester, Primo became the default tool for accessing library materials. It searches across the WU Catalog, Mobius, journal databases, digital collections and a myriad of other content. Here is a guide that explains how Primo works as well as the ...

New Books [64] in Classic’s FY16 “In-Process”

By Deborah Katz on February 17, 2016

These books need cataloging before they can be placed on the shelves for borrowing. However, you can still request them from the WU catalog and they will be placed on hold for you. Taxation in egypt from augustus to diocletian.,.[Sl] : Princeton University Pres, 2015. AS182 H44 vol14,.Zur frage d...

New Books [371] in Classics FY16

By Deborah Katz on February 11, 2016

      Loeb Digital Library Online / founded by James Loeb, 1911 ; edited by Jeffrey Henderson.”,”Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press, [2014]- “B111 .P74 2015eb,”Historical dictionary of ancient Greek philosophy / Anthony Preus.”,”Lanham : Rowman & Litt...

Digital Loeb Classical Library

By Brian Vetruba on January 24, 2016

WU Libraries have purchased access to the Digital Loeb Classical Library which presents an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing, virtual library of Greek and Latin literature. Epic and lyric poetry; tragedy and comedy; history, travel, philosophy, and oratory; the great medical w...

WU Libraries Introduce Campus Box Delivery Service

By Julie Hale on January 7, 2016

Olin Library Access Services is introducing a new campus box delivery service in 2016! Starting on January 5, faculty and staff can choose to have library materials delivered to their campus boxes. For delivery on the Danforth and North Campuses, select Fac&Staff Campus Box Delivery as the pi...

Purchase of all Gale Digitized Collections by Olin Libraries

By Deborah Katz on November 5, 2015

The library just completed purchase of all of the Gale digital collections commonly known as “Archives Unbound, British State papers (1509 – 1714) , newspapers,  book collections, and journals + . Below are document highlights from a select number of collections.    Early Arabic Print...

New Library Website — Beta Testing

By Deborah Katz on November 2, 2015

The WU libraries will be unveiling our new website in January during intercession. Here is a sneak preview of it. One of the newest features is called Primo, which allows for searching across material type, so that a single search can bring up books, journals, archival items — and more. Giv...