History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

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History of science, medicine & technology acquisitions, Aug-Sep 2016

By Ruth Lewis on September 26, 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...

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By Jody Mitori on September 20, 2016

In the fall of 2013, WU Libraries asked what users thought about library services, spaces, and collections — and responded accordingly to the helpful feedback received. The significant expansion of open hours at Olin Library is just one example of many improvements made as a result of past survey...

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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...