Happy Holidays! We hope your students will get some well-deserved rest and relaxation over Winter Break. Maybe there's time now to get in a little pleasure reading. Remind your students that they may still access the library collection through eBooks.
Anyone studying a language may like to take a look at the many international newspapers in Library Press Display. This database contains current newspapers in more than 60 languages. Many of the articles also include audio.
For more information on this excellent resource, see this guide.
Our license agreements limit access to current WU students, faculty, and staff. So to show they are affiliated with WU, they'll need to logon to the proxy server with their.
Look for "Off-Campus Access" under the "Services" dropdown:
For more information about off campus access, read here.
Students are invited to celebrate the educational films of yesteryear! Relive the struggles of gym class, experience the age of dinosaurs, and get some vintage safety and hygiene tips. The films, from the Libraries’ Film & Media Archive, will be projected on the 16mm film that was shown in real classrooms across the St. Louis area.
Below are some key links to get acclimated and maximize all that WU Libraries system has to offer. To start with, encourage them to get to know the geography of Olin Library by taking a tour on their mobile phone. Olin Library's 24/7 access begins soon, so they can learn the layout anytime!
Dear WU Parents and Families,
Welcome to Staying Connected with WU Libraries. Expect monthly updates featuring timely tips to share with your students. Of course, students have access to this info, but a nudge from the family never hurts : ) If you ever have questions about the Libraries and their sources and services, please contact our First-Year Experience Librarian, Kristine Helbling. Feel free to reach out to other Libraries staff too, particularly the Subject Librarians.
Best wishes to you and your students as 2017-18 begins!