Library News Archive



  • Digital Commons @ SPU

    Sep 21, 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.

  • Paintings on Display

    Sep 21, 2016

    The Library was selected to display two recently donated paintings by African-American artist Charles Ethan Porter (1847–1923).  The paintings were donated to the Seattle Pacific University’s John Perkins Center and restored through the Senior gift fund of the class of 2016. They are installed on the north wall of the Library’s main level.  Learn more about Porter and his work.

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  • Welcome New Students

    Sep 21, 2016

    The Library would like to extend a special welcome to both our First Year and Transfer Students, as well as their parents. We hope that you are as excited for Fall term as we are. Please stop by the Library, where we will be happy to answer questions or provide aid in any way we can.

  • Read for Pleasure this Summer

    Sep 1, 2016

    Don't forget to enjoy a good book before the long days of Summer are through. Our Popular Fiction Collection, displayed in the Reading Room on the main floor, contains approximately 90 titles that have been individually selected for just such a purpose. Stop in and pick one out.

  • Welcome Back Faculty

    Sep 1, 2016

    The Library is pleased to welcome all new and returning faculty members back to campus. As you start your work this Fall, we will be happy to answer questions and provide aid in any way we can. And remember, you can place items on Course Reserve before classes begin.

  • Hours — Summer Break

    Aug 11, 2016

    During Summer Break, from August 13th through September 25th, the Library will be open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., and closed on weekends.

  • Summer HVAC Replacement - updated July 22

    Jun 15, 2016

    This summer the library’s HVAC (Air Conditioning) System was replaced. The new system is now operational, and the remainder of the project is expected to be completed by August 6th.

     

    All floors of the Library are re-opened to patrons. Please continue to pardon our mess and any additional noise as we finish this project

  • Summer Quarter Hours

    Jun 13, 2016

    During Summer quarter, June 13th – August 12th, the Library will be open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. We will be closed on Sundays.

  • End of Term Hours

    Jun 3, 2016

    On Thursday, June 9th, the Library will be open from 7:30 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. On Friday, June 10th, we will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. On Saturday and Sunday, June 11th & 12th, the Library will be closed. And on Monday, June 13th, we will move to the Summer Quarter schedule.

  • Extended Hours

    Jun 3, 2016

    This Saturday only, June 4th, the Library will be open an additional four hours for your convenience, from 8:00 a.m. until midnight. We wish you the best of success in your studies.

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