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History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

Subject Librarian

Ruth Lewis
Phone: (314) 935-4819
Olin Library, room 318
mail: Campus Box 1061, One Brookings Dr., Washington Univ., St. Louis, MO 63130-4899


While there is not a formal program, the study of how science, medicine, and technology interact with society takes a highly interdisciplinary approach at Washington University including perspectives from history, philosophy, literature, politics, economics, and the arts. The intent of this page is to direct students and scholars to helpful electronic as well as print resources provided by the Library as well as to provide a space for creating greater awareness of this intellectual activity on campus.

Visit Library News for History of Science, Medicine & Technology for more news. Please email Ruth  to be added to my distribution list or to make a suggestion or ask a question.

Washington University Teaching and Research

As an interdiscplinary area of interest, the History of Science, Medicine, & Technology includes faculty and students in a variety of Departments at Washington University. Additions and revisions are welcome; send to Ruth Lewis.  Thank you.

Selected WU scholars working in the history of science, medicine & technology. Additions welcome!

Ruth Lewis, History of Science Librarian

I'm NOT the Supervisor of Olin Subject Librarians any longer but the rest of the video is correct.(July 2013)