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8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

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The SPU Library On Tumblr

The SPU Library has a Tumblr account which is updated several times each week. Be on the lookout for Manicure Mondays, Work & Faith Wednesdays, Throwback Thursdays, Film Fridays, fun links, quizzes and other miscellanea. Follow us, and happy tumbling!

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Do you need a private space to have a meeting, study, watch a film, or just read? Reserve a room in the Library for any such purpose. Using your SPU log-in credentials, sign into the SPU Room Finder system to claim a time-slot for available rooms. Reserve up to 3 hours for yourself per week. Please contact the circulation desk in the Library (206-281-2228) for additional help.

Summer Hours

The Library is officially on its summer schedule. For the summer quarter, we are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. We are closed on Sundays. On August 16th, the Library moves to summer break hours, and will be open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We will be closed on weekends.

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Orbis Cascade Alliance

The SPU Library is a member of The Orbis Cascade Alliance of college and university libraries in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Students, faculty, and staff have access to more than 28 million items in the combined collections. Read more

Featured Book

The Country of Football

The Country of Football: Soccer and the Making of Modern Brazil by Roger Kittleson

In the wake of this Summer's World Cup tournament final, perhaps you have caught "Soccer Fever". Take some time to learn a little more about this sport and the country where it is most beloved, Brazil. Follow author Roger Kittleson as he traces the history of soccer in Brazil, and its ties to issues of national identity, racial categories and social class.

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