History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

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History of science, medicine & technology acquisitions, Jun-Jul 2016

By Ruth Lewis on July 20, 2016

This is a list of books added to our catalog with call number Q-T and history or biography in the subject headings plus a few books added by request. This is not a comprehensive list of new books. There are certainly other new books related to the history of science, technology and medicine, so p...

Health-Care Access for Low-Income People of Color and Pruitt-Igoe

By Karisa Tavassoli, WU Class of 2016 on June 3, 2016

The Pruitt-Igoe high-rise housing projects were developed in the 1950s as a response to slums and overcrowded living in the city of St. Louis and the flight of white middle-class families to the suburbs. However, the state neglected to maintain the buildings or provide services to the majority lo...

Computers?

By Karisa Tavassoli, WU Class of 2016 on May 21, 2016

Laptops and computers have become so crucial to our understanding of higher education that it’s odd to think of how recent the introduction of this technology is. What is even more interesting is to think about the transition into using computers, and all the various opinions and attitudes surrou...

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History of science, medicine & technology acquisitions, Apr.-May 2016

By Ruth Lewis on May 20, 2016

This is a list of books added to our catalog with call number Q-T and history or biography in the subject headings plus a few books added by request. This is not a comprehensive list of new books. There are certainly other new books related to the history of science, technology and medicine, so p...

Register Now for WU Libraries’ Graduate Humanities Mini-Conference

By Julie Hale on May 9, 2016

The third annual You’re in Good Company Mini-Conference for Advanced Humanities Graduate Students will take place on Tuesday, August 23. Registration is now open! Participants can look forward to these topics: WRITING THE DISSERTATION: Learn faculty members’ suggested best practices for writing a...

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History of Science, April 2016 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on April 7, 2016

History of Science, April 2016 | Best SellersJune 2015 to April 2016 as identified by YBP Library Services. Titles are linked to local copies when avaialble. The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt’s New World Wulf, Andrea Alfred A. Knopf 2015. ISBN 9780385350662. $30 The Cybernetics Mome...

Browzine Sync

By Alison Verbeck on March 31, 2016

You can now sync My Bookshelf on Browzine and get article alerts on all of your devices – web, iOS, and Android. If you use My Bookshelf on BrowZine Web you will now start receiving new article alerts, just like on mobile If you make changes to My Bookshelf on any device – add journal...