What’s New

Fall 2020 Research & Technology Workshops

By Washington University Libraries on September 18, 2020

This fall, the Washington University Libraries are hosting a series of eight workshops that offer in-depth support on tools such as Zotero, EndNote, and ArcGIS Storymaps. The workshops will also explore visual collections, information literacy, data management, and how to find textbooks at the Un...

Washington University Libraries Virtual Book Club

By University Libraries on September 17, 2020

WashU Libraries Book Club goes virtual! Get comfy and join us from home as we explore titles focusing on history, medicine, travel, adventure, rare books, and literature. Virtual book clubs will be held via Zoom and are free and open to all. Please note: Registration is required for access to the...

Strategic Plan Update: Assessing Our Partnerships

By Washington University Libraries on September 17, 2020

We’re happy to announce that we’ve fulfilled a number of the objectives that were laid out in our Strategic Plan. Teams of staff members from across the University Libraries have worked together to bring the objectives to fruition. We’ll be sharing updates of our progress in the weeks ahead. Obje...

Remote Access to Specialized Research Data Software Coming This Fall

By Jennifer on September 14, 2020

Data Services is now supporting WashU-affiliated users with connecting to Research Studio computers and specialized software. This service is being developed in response to requests from the user community to access tools such as NVivo and SPSS.  Users can find instructions on how to reserve and ...

University Libraries Collaborate on Publication of Teaching Resource

By Washington University Libraries on September 14, 2020

Digital Library Program Services (DLPS) at Washington University Libraries is excited to announce the publication of Teaching and Learning for Social Impact: Resources for (Re)Designing Your Course. The publication is a collaboration between the Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engageme...

25th Anniversary of The Tunnel

By Joel Minor on September 9, 2020

This year marks a quarter century since William Gass‘ long-awaited tome, The Tunnel, was published by Knopf. In 1995, after nearly 30 years of writing and 26 years of published excerpts, postmodern fiction lovers could finally immerse themselves fully in William Kohler’s subterranean ...

Strategic Plan Update: Creating a Communications Plan

By Washington University Libraries on August 27, 2020

We’re happy to announce that we’ve fulfilled a number of the objectives that were laid out in our Strategic Plan. Teams of staff members from across the University Libraries have worked together to bring the objectives to fruition. We’ll be sharing updates of our progress in the weeks ahead. Obje...

Strategic Plan Update: Creating a Brand Identity for the Washington University Libraries

By Washington University Libraries on August 20, 2020

We’re happy to announce that we’ve fulfilled a number of objectives that were laid out in our Strategic Plan. Teams of staff members from across the Washington University Libraries have worked together to bring the objectives to fruition. We’ll be sharing updates on our progress in the weeks ahea...