Classics

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...

ORCID = Open Researcher & Contributor ID

By Deborah Katz on November 2, 2015

Do you have an ORCID  id (Open Researcher and Contributor ID)? Many professional societies are now encouraging it when publishing. It prevents author disambiguation so that your publications can always correspond to your identity.  Read more about it here. Or, simply check in with me about it. It...

iTeach Symposium 2016

By Alison Verbeck on October 26, 2015

The 2016 iTeach faculty symposium on teaching will take place on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at the Knight Center, on the Danforth Campus. The symposium brings together faculty from across the disciplines to exchange ideas on teaching, during a plenary and sixteen interactive sessions, as well as...

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A Companion to the Ancient Novel–NEW eBook

By Brian Vetruba on October 16, 2015

A companion to the ancient novel / edited by Edmund P. Cueva and Shannon N. Byrne. Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley Blackwell, 2014. This companion addresses a topic of continuing contemporary relevance, both cultural and literary. Offers both a wide-ranging exploration of the classical novel ...