Germanic Studies What’s New

DVDs relocated to Level B

By Brian Vetruba on August 18, 2016

Most DVDs have been relocated from behind the Help Desk on Level 1 to Level B. So now you can browse the DVDs as you do books in the stacks! Yeah! Note: Expensive or hard-to-come by DVDs as well as those on reserve will still be behind the Help Desk on Level 1. Consult the WU […]

Relocation of the Surhkamp Insel Collection books

By Brian Vetruba on August 3, 2016

 Where are the books in the Suhrkamp Insel Collection? We are in the process of moving all Suhrkamp Insel Collection items into the general collections. This relocation should be completed by the first couple of weeks in August in plenty of time before the start of classes.  Consult the WU Classi...

Move of some print journals to West Campus

By Brian Vetruba on July 28, 2016

In order to accommodate new German literature acquisitions on level A, we are moving a few print journals to West Campus. Online access is available for most of these volumes. Please see the specifics and links below. Modern Austrian Literature (v. 1-44).   Online Access for Modern Austrian Liter...

BrowZine — more Germanic Lit journals and Syncing available

By Brian Vetruba on July 12, 2016

More Germanic Literature titles including German Studies Review, are now available with BrowZine. What is BrowZine?  It’s a free mobile app that allows you to save your favorite journals on personalized bookshelves, view the tables of contents, and read or save articles, as new issues are r...

New Overhead Scanner Available at Olin Library

By Deborah Ehrstein on May 26, 2016

Olin Library has a new KIC Bookeye 4 overhead scanner for use by faculty, students, staff, and visitors. The scanner is located adjacent to the Help Desk on Level 1. Pages can be scanned on a flat surface or using the V-cradle which puts less strain on the book spine. Documents can be saved to [&...

New Year! New Library eNewsletter for WU Germanic Languages & Literatures!

By Brian Vetruba on January 22, 2016

With the switch to our new website, the Libraries have also migrated our library eNewsletters/blogs. The library eNewsletter/blog for WU Germanic Languages & Literatures “Germanic Studies” can be found at: Sub-categories (e.g. ...

Get to Know Primo! 30-Minute Workshops, Jan. 20-Feb. 5

By Brian Vetruba on January 18, 2016

Come and explore Primo, our new search interface, and learn about the library’s new website in a 30-minute drop-in workshop. The workshops will be held January 20 through February 5 at various times in the Arc Lab in Olin Library. No registration is required. Librarians will be on hand to answer ...