Philosophy

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...

Semi-New eJournal Subscription: Teaching Philosophy

By Deborah Katz on November 2, 2015

Teaching Philosophy (Michael Cholbi, editor) is the premier journal devoted to the practical and theoretical discussion of teaching and learning philosophy. Since 1975 it has provided a peer-reviewed forum for the exchange of ideas about the challenges faced by philosophers in the classroom. Each...

Philosophy New Books (July – Oct 2015)

By Deborah Katz on November 2, 2015

Let  me know your thoughts on the types of new books we are receiving. Do they reflect your interests?        B105.A35 A29 2015 Actions, reasons and reason / edited by Marco Iorio and Ralf Stoecker. Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, [2015]   B105.A55 C34 2015 Thinking through animals : identity,...

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...