Library News Archive

  • 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.

  • Did You Receive An Extension On Any Assignments?

    Jun 9, 2014

    If you have been given an extension on any assignments, and encounter problems with your library account, or with accessing resources, please contact us at the library, and we will be happy to help you.

  • End of Term Hours

    Jun 9, 2014

    On Thursday, June 12th, the Library will be open from 7:30 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. On Friday, June 13th, the Library will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. On Saturday and Sunday, June 14th & 15th, the library will be closed. On Monday, June 16th, the Library will go to our summer schedule.

  • Summer Hours

    Jun 9, 2014

    During Summer quarter, The Library will be 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., and closed on weekends.

  • Did You Know?

    Jun 2, 2014

    The Library blog and Twitter accounts are hot-beds of book reviews, recaps of library events, and other interesting tid-bits. Permanent links for the blog and Twitter are on the left under "Follow Us." Check them out, comment, follow, and let us know if there is anything you would like to hear more about.

  • The History of SPU Commencement

    May 27, 2014

    Learn more about the history of Commencement at SPU—come view our collection of pictures, programs and other ephemera from past SPU Commencements. The display case is located on the main level next to the south wall.

  • Did You Know?

    May 23, 2014

    Need to borrow a camera or an iPad for a class project? Do you have an important document to send by fax? Just have a quick question about how to use a particular software program? Then visit the Tech Desk, in the lower level of the library. The Tech desk team is here to help you access and learn to use the technology around you! See their blog for more information.

  • Memorial Day Hours

    May 18, 2014

    On May 26th, in observance of Memorial Day, the SPU library hours are reduced to 12:00 p.m. — 8:00 p.m. Enjoy the long weekened, and happy Memorial Day!

  • Creative Conversations

    May 16, 2014

    Join us on Thursday May 22st, at 3-3:50 p.m. in the Library Reading Room, to hear Jennifer Maier discuss and share poems from her her new book "Now, Now". Bring your curiosity and join in conversations about the discovery, creation, and sharing of knowledge. Light snacks will be provided.