Upcoming Events

2 Dec
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm | December 2, 2020
Zoom link will be provided before the session

The WashU Libraries Book Club explores both fiction and non-fiction titles, with selections focusing on history, medicine, travel, adventure, rare books and literature. December's selection is "The Weight of Ink" by Rachel Kadish.

3 Dec
11:00 am - 11:15 am | December 3, 2020
Zoom link will be provided before the session

There’s more to searching than adding a string of keywords to a search box. Learn how to combine controlled vocabulary with keyword terms, group synonyms together, and use truncation for more efficient searching.

4 Dec
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | December 4, 2020
Online

Becker Library’s Archives and Rare Books Division will host the Annual Display of Rare Anatomical Texts for the first time in virtual format this year.

10 Dec
11:00 am - 11:15 am | December 10, 2020
Zoom link will be provided before the session

Using adjacency/proximity searching can help increase the precision of your search. It allows you to tell databases to search for term x within y number of spaces of term Z! Learn how to add this ultimate power boost to your searches in Ovid-Medline and Embase.