Library News Archive

  • Book Display

    Aug 18, 2014

    Check out the new book display on the main floor of the Library. Highlighted are books about Washington State flora, fauna, and recreation. Learn more about foraging for mushrooms, how to identify the birds around you, and which trail to hike next weekend.

  • The SPU Library On Tumblr

    Aug 11, 2014

    The SPU Library has a Tumblr account which is updated throughout the week. Be on the lookout for Manicure Mondays, Totally-new Tuesdays, Work & Faith Wednesdays, Throwback Thursdays, and Film Fridays. Follow us, and happy tumbling!

  • Falcon History on Display

    Aug 4, 2014

    The Library is pleased to host a display from the SPU Archives, detailing the history of Seattle Pacific’s mascot, the Falcon. Come see a host of materials demonstrating the many uses of the noble bird over the past 80 years by the university. The display is located on the south wall of the main floor of the Library.

  • Did You Know?

    Jul 21, 2014

    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.

  • Primo Maintenance Downtime

    Jul 19, 2014

    Primo, the library discovery system, will be off-line for a scheduled maintenance, Sunday, July 20, beginning at 1:00 a.m. Pacific time. Downtime is expected to be 2-4 hours. 

  • Early Closure

    Jul 13, 2014

    The Library will be closing at 4:30 PM on Wednesday, July 16th. Regular hours will resume on Thursday.

  • Book Display: Career and Calling

    Jul 7, 2014

    Congratulations graduating seniors! We are so proud of all you have accomplished. Feel free to drop by and check out the current book display on career and calling, highlighting several titles from the Work and Faith collection. Well done to everyone on finishing up another academic year - have a wonderful summer!

  • Independence Day Hours

    Jul 1, 2014

    In observance of Independence Day, the Library will be closed on Friday and Saturday, July 4th and 5th. The Library will return to regular Summer hours on Monday, July 7th. Happy fourth!

  • Special Collection On Display

    Jun 30, 2014

    Come view part of SPU's collection of rare Bibles and Bible commentaries. They are available for viewing on the second floor, in the display case on the south wall. The items range, in publication date, from 1589 to 2012. See Librarian Steve Perisho's annotated guide for further details about each item on display.

  • Book Display: Award-Winning Children's Literature

    Jun 9, 2014

    Come investigate our book display table, which is highlighting recent works of award-winning children's literature. Check out the 2014 Newbery Medal winner, the part graphic novel, part chapter book "Flora & Ulysses" by Kate DiCamillo. Or marvel at the Caldecott Medal winning fine-line dynamic action illustrations of "Locomotive" by Brian Floca.