Library News Archive



  • Creative Conversations

    Feb 4, 2016

    Join us on Thursday February 11th, at 12-12:50 p.m. in the Library Reading Room, to hear Dr. Al Erisman trace the line of his recent interdisciplinary work in Business, Mathematics, and Theology. His story will touch on the biblical narrative of Joesph, how a mathematical lens shapes our social world, and more. Light snacks will be provided.

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  • Did You Know?

    Feb 1, 2016

    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.

  • Creative Conversations

    Jan 27, 2016

    Join us on Thursday February 4th, at 3-3:50 p.m. in the Library Reading Room, to hear Michael Paulus, Bruce Baker, and Mike Langford discuss their work on constructing a framework for digital wisdom that includes theological principles, cultural critiques, and formative practices. Light snacks will be provided.

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  • Digital Life After College Panel

    Jan 9, 2016

    As part of the Center for Career and Calling's "Life After College Week," the library's Michael Paulus, Cindy Strong, and Ryan Ingersoll will contribute to a panel discussion titled "Digital Life after College." They will discuss curating a digital identity, enhancing tech skills, and cultivating digital wisdom. The panel will be held on Thursday, January 14th, at 10:00 a.m., in Demaray Hall 355.

  • Did You Know? : Course Reserves

    Jan 5, 2016

    Has your professor put items on course reserve for your class? If so, the items are being held behind the front desk. If you bring the call number of a reserve item to the desk, then a library worker will be able to pull it from the reserves shelf for you. To find your item's call number, click the "Course Reserves" tab in the blue box at the top of the Library home page. Then, search by your professor's name, or item title. If you have any questions about course reserves, please ask anyone at the front desk.

  • Digital Commons @ SPU

    Jan 5, 2016

    The Digital Commons @ SPU is an online repository for both the history and future of the university. You can view past and current works of scholarship created by members of the community, delve into the pictorial history of the university, watch lectures you may have missed, and more!

  • Winter Term Hours

    Jan 4, 2016

    Happy New Year, and welcome back to campus! The Library returns to its normal hours for the duration of Winter term. As you resume your academic work, we are happy to help with any questions you may have.

  • Write @ the Library!

    Jan 1, 2016

    Need some help writing your final papers? Come to "Write @ the Library!" The SPU Writing Center will be set up behind the Library Reference desk with lots of ideas and resources to help you start, write, revise, and finish your paper. 

    Bring in your papers all quarter on Wednesdays, from 4-6 p.m.

  • Christmas Break Hours

    Dec 10, 2015

    December 10th through the 23rd, the Library will be open Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and closed weekends.  The library participates in the university-wide campus closure, closing Christmas Eve through New Year’s day. We will  reopen Monday, January 4th, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. During the break, come check out a DVD or a book from the Popular Fiction Collection. You may also enjoy the quiet of our reading room and the Christmas tree of books. Merry Christmas to all!

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  • Library Hours - Last Day of Finals

    Dec 4, 2015

    On the last day of finals, December 9th, the Library will be open 7:30 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.  See the rest of our holiday hours here. Best wishes to all, and Merry Christmas!

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