New Trial: Drama Online-Asian Theatre Video Collection

Link: Drama Online – Asian Theatre Video Collection Trial through March 8, 2023.From Butoh to Bollywood, Bunraku to Topeng, this collection is a repository of filmed performances, documentaries, rehearsal footage, and training videos for those interested in Asia’s rich theatrical traditions.

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Virtual Film Screening and Discussion: Marvin McNeill and Edward “Juicey” Jackson—“From the Mouthpiece on Back”

Click here to join the event on Zoom Click here to RSVP to attend in person On Wednesday, February 8, 2023 at 7:00 pm, join Marvin McNeill (Wesleyan alum and Assistant Professor of Music and African American Studies, Emory University) and New Orleans musician Edward “Juicey” Jackson in a virtual screening of the hour-long documentary From the Mouthpiece on … Read more

New streaming resource: Library Stack

Link:  Library Stack An archive and lending library for new digital projects across visual art, design, architecture, film and theory. It contains both open access titles and ebooks that can be borrowed for a limited time with a created account.

New Trial: JoVE Science Education – Physics

Link:  JoVE Science Education – Physics   Trial through Dec. 12, 2022 Topics covered are classical mechanics and thermodynamics, electrostatics, magnetism, optics, wave-based oscillations, and electrical circuits..

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New Newspaper Resources

The library has recently added three new newspaper collection: Link:  African Newspapers:  The British Library Collection Features nearly 60 newspapers from across the African continent, all published before 1900. Originally archived by the British Library—the national library of the United Kingdom and one of the largest and most respected libraries in the world—these rare historical … Read more

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New Streaming Film Resources from the Library

The library has recently added several new resources to stream documentary and feature films: Academic Video Online is an expansive cross-disciplinary film database delivering over 70,000 film titles, including documentaries & feature films. Swank Top 1000 provides access to the most-requested feature films in Swank’s collection of over 25,000 titles from the largest movie studios. … Read more

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New Trial: Project Syndicate

Link:  Project Syndicate   Trial through Oct. 1, 2022 Produces and delivers original, high-quality commentaries to a global audience, featuring exclusive contributions by prominent political leaders, policymakers, scholars, business leaders, and civic activists from around the world.

Constitution Day performance of “The Bill of Rights: Ten Amendments in Eight Motets”

Celebrate CONSTITUTION DAY with Festival Harmony and assisting instrumentalists conducted by the composer from the harpsichord the amendments read by Gregory Harris THE BILL OF RIGHTS: TEN AMENDMENTS IN EIGHT MOTETS music by Neely Bruce, composed in the style of William Billings the text from various sources, edited by James Madison 12:00 noon – 1:00 … Read more

Wesleyan Library’s Ongoing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice Initiatives — Summer 2022 update

We are pleased to share highlights of Wesleyan Library’s most recent efforts to create more equitable and welcoming services and spaces for the Wesleyan community: Incorporating the FGLI Textbook Collection into the Science Library, including the creation of an online discovery interface, to increase access to textbooks. Installing the WSA BIPOC Browsing Collection in Olin … Read more