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Historical Business Periodicals

By Array on July 31, 2018

This collection contains Advertising Periodicals, 1815-1888 featuring periodicals that were primarily used as advertising vehicles for businesses and industries, including medicine, fashion, business, industry, agriculture, and others in the 19th century, and Business and General Education Period...

Celebrate GIS Day on Wednesday, November 15

By Mollie Webb on November 13, 2017

WU Libraries’ Data & GIS Unit will  celebrate GIS Day with events showcasing GIS in the community. GIS Day is an international event, now nearly 20 years old, that promotes spatial awareness, geography, and geographic information systems (GIS). This year, the theme of GIS in the Communi...

WU Libraries Fellow Helps Develop Drone Workshop

By GIS & Data Projects Manager Jennifer Moore and GIS analyst Bill Winston on July 31, 2017

  As a part of the WU Libraries Graduate Research Fellowship Program, fellow Yuqi Li, a doctoral candidate in anthropology, collaborated with Data & GIS Services (DGS) and Earth and Planetary Sciences faculty member Alex Bradley to develop a data-collection workshop using a quadcopter or...