March 3, 2009

Tracing a Common Past


What: Exhibit
When: Monday, March 2, 2009 - Thursday, April 30, 2009
Where: O. Meredith Wilson Library, 1st and 4th floors and Elmer L. Andersen Library
Free and open to the public.

"Topics include the development of early modern cities, Jewish communities and Jewish-Christian relations, the education of girls, money lending in the Middle Ages, papermaking and the new media, and markets in the early industrial age."


Tracing a Common Past is an exhibit presented by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinshaft DFG (German Research Foundation), the University of Minnesota Libraries, and the Center for German & European Studies at the University of Minnesota.

Additionally, during the month of April staff will highlight the Libraries' European Studies databases every Friday from 11 a.m. to noon at the reference desk in Wilson Library.

More information from DFG site
(with link to catalogue in English in pdf format)

March 24, 2007

Wilson Periodicals Room is full

The Wilson Periodicals Room is full, and selected older titles are being moved to the Minnesota Library Access Center. This will create space for the new issues that arrive every day.

You will find a list of journals that are candidates for transfer on the Wilson Periodicals Transfer to MLAC, Spring 2007 page. In you are concerned, please review the lists and let us know which titles you would like to keep in Wilson.

Thank you! Deadline is early April.