Zotero Drop-In Clinic

By Alison Verbeck on September 15, 2017

Does citing sources give you a headache? Zotero may be the cure. Drop in Zotero training will be offered from 1:00-2:00pm in the Olin Library Lobby on the 3rd Thursday of the month: September 21 October 19 November 16

3MT/Three Minute Thesis – Sponsored by the Lieberman Graduate Center

By Deborah Katz on January 19, 2017

The 3MT is an academic competition that challenges PhD students to describe their research within three minutes to a general audience.  3MT celebrates the discoveries made by research students and encourages you to communicate the importance of your research to the broader community.   First priz...

New Philosophy Books Added to the WU Libraries Collection

By Deborah Katz on January 19, 2017

Here are the new books received in Philosophy between July 2017 and January 2017.         AM350 .A53 2016,.Wie Aristoteles ins Museum kam : zur Gründung der Kunstsammlungen in der Ruhr-Universität Bochum im Jahr 1965 / Bernard Andreae..,.Mainz : Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur : Stu...

Oxford University Press and MIT Press – Access to Philosophy E-Books

By Deborah Katz on January 19, 2017

The WU Libraries now has an ebook subscription to philosophy titles from Oxford University Press and MIT Press – 1081 titles from Oxford UP and 74 titles from MIT Press. You can find these books individually by title in the WU Catalog, or search them in total or as subgroups on the (UPSO) U...

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 ...

WU Libraries’ Free Research & Tech Workshops Return March 21

By Julie Hale on March 10, 2016

If you missed the February round of WU Libraries’ Research Studios, we have good news for you! A second round of workshops will begin on March 21. These sessions will  take place in the evenings (see schedule below) in the Arc Lab, located on Level A of Olin Library. The Research Studios ar...

New Philosophy Books FY2016

By Deborah Katz on March 10, 2016

Below are the books purchased thus far in FY16. I am always looking for comments purchases — do they meet your needs, as well as suggestions for purchases. In FY17 I will be doing a collection review and welcome  volunteers  to assist me with revisiting the Philosophy approval plan [books t...

Marx & Engels Collected Works–eBook Collection

By Brian Vetruba on February 10, 2016

The Libraries have purchased the Marx & Engels Collected Works, the largest collection of English translations of Karl Marx and Frederick Engels’ complete works. Covering the of period 1835-1895, the 50 volumes contain all the written works of Marx and Engels including formerly unpublis...

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...