eCollections

Go on an Adventure with ‘The Zeke Files’

By Jody Mitori on October 28, 2016

Olin Library visitors will see posters around the building touting “The Zeke Files.” Database/Serials Librarian Kate Sathi created this a funny, engaging four-part story that chronicles the academic adventures of a student named Zeke who is navigating a tough semester of study and res...

Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism–NEW eREFERENCE

By Brian Vetruba on October 10, 2016

Washington University in St. Louis now has access to the Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism. Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism brings together a wealth of interdisciplinary content about the Modernist period, and is the ideal starting point for any research in modernism. With over 1,000 articl...

Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature–NEW eReference

By Brian Vetruba on April 29, 2016

The Libraries have purchased the following eBook: The encyclopedia of Victorian literature / general editor, Dino Franco Felluga ; Associate Editors, Pamela Gilbert and Linda K. Hughes. Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Malden, MA : Wiley Blackwell, 2015. SUMMARY: “The Encyclopedia of Victorian...

Early Arabic Printed Books from the British Library–NEW DATABASE

By Brian Vetruba on April 22, 2016

 The WU Libraries have purchased Early Arabic Printed Books from the British Library,  a full text database from Gale. The database includes multiple search, downloading, and printing options. SUMMARY: Early Arabic Printed Books from the British Library (1475-1900) is the first full-text searchab...

American Fiction, 1774-1920–NEW DATABASE

By Brian Vetruba on April 22, 2016

 The WU Libraries have purchased American Fiction, 1774-1920, a full text database from Gale. The database includes multiple search, downloading, and printing options. SUMMARY OF THE DATABASE: American Fiction, 1774-1920 encompasses prose fiction written by Americans from colonial times to the ea...

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Knowledge Unlatched books from Round 2

By Ruth Lewis on March 28, 2016

Washington University Libraries participated with nearly 300 other libraries in unlatching, that is making open access, 78 recently published books through round 2 of Knowledge Unlatched. For more information, see March 1 Press Release. These humanities and social sciences titles cover five subje...

The SAGE handbook of feminist theory–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 18, 2016

The SAGE handbook of feminist theory / edited by Mary Evans, Clare Hemmings, Marsha Henry, Hazel Johnstone, Sumi Madhok, Ania Plomien and Sadie Wearing. London : SAGE Publications, 2014. SUMMARY: At no point in recorded history has there been an absence of intense, and heated, discussion about th...

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eMO ebooks collection now available to all WU users

By Ruth Lewis on March 14, 2016

eMO is a collection of EBSCO ebooks for participating MOBIUS libraries. Becker Medical Library was recently added so now all WU users may access these ebooks. The eMO collection currently includes more than 177,000 fulltext titles, many of which may be downloaded. Titles are added 5-6 times/year....