Hello Anatomy and Physiology,

By - Research & Instruction Librarian January 28th, 2016

Working on the annual heart conditions and treatments project?


Need some scientific journals?  Research trials?


Your research guide contains links to several library-purchased scientific journal collections as well as the freely available ClinicalTrials.gov from the U.S. National Institutes of Health.


Research-y questions?  Can I help? Do let me know.




New interface for journal Science

By - Research & Instruction Librarian January 21st, 2016

Did you know?  The library purchases a site license to the preeminent journal Science.


This site license provides access to the most current issues and the complete archive (1880 to the present) of the journal.


New for 2016 is an updated interface, allowing for improved presentation on mobile devices and 1-click access to bibliographic references!


Science Homepage.  AAAS. 13 Jan. 2015. Web.

New Flipster Titles

By - Research & Instruction Librarian December 1st, 2015

The library has added 4 newly-available titles to its Flipster magazine platform.


Looking for The New Yorker, Wired, Vogue or Vanity Fair in an online, always accessible, flip-page format?

It’s here!


Questions?  Titles to recommend?  Let me know!

P.S. Off the grounds and wish to browse the library’s digital magazine collection?  Simply log in to vpn.sps.edu, click the library icon and select Flipster from the list in the Digital Collections page.


Flipster SPS Collection Title List Page. EbscoHost. Web. 20 Nov. 2015.


By - Research & Instruction Librarian October 8th, 2015

What is it?

Flipster is a digital magazine service with a page-flip platform.


What’s in it?

Currently, the library has subscribed to the titles below.  Looking for something else?  Let me know!


Atlantic Monthly
Bloombergs Businessweek
Entertainment Weekly
National Review
New York Review of Books
Popular Mechanics
Popular Photography
Popular Science
Road & Track
Rolling Stone
Runner’s World
Sports Illustrated


Flipster Homepage. EbscoHost. Web. 25 Sept. 2015. .

Dear Latin Review,

By - Research & Instruction Librarian October 6th, 2015

Great to see you in the Schoolhouse earlier!

Here’s the research guide for locating library research content about Ancient Roman culture.

As we talked about, Ebsco’s new Explora interface is a great place to find many source types on a given topic, including: digitized magazines, newspapers, journal articles, eBook content and possibly even AP newsreels.


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