• Databases,  History,  Humanities,  Periodicals,  Research,  Web Resources

    A Friend Indeed: Fifth Form Paper Research Guide

    Lisa Laughy – Archives Assistant Just in time for the Fifth Form Humanities research paper assignments, Ohrstrom Library staff members have prepared an online research guide to help you through the process. The Fifth Form Paper Research Guide has been added to the Ohrstrom Blog and contains key information, such as: A list of reference books in the library that can help you find a topic Step-by-Step guide to the research process Search strategies for finding periodical articles in magazines, newspapers, scholarly journals, reports, and more A list of librarian approved web resources for accessing photos, artwork, video and other documents and primary sources A link to our Delicious account…

  • Library News,  Library Tech

    Ohrstrom Library on Blackboard

    Lisa Laughy – Archives Assistant Thanks to ITG’s Gail Hersey Ohrstrom Library is now an official “course” on the SPS Blackboard utility.  All students, faculty and staff have been enrolled, providing the library with a way to connect with the larger SPS community through Blackboard.  If you are a regular user of Blackboard you can make a quick connection to the library website and blog by clicking on “Ohrstrom Library” in your course list on your home page.  An animated feed ticker lists the most recent Ohrstrom Blog posts, and clicking on the feed box open the blog inside the existing Blackboard window.  A list of quick links gives you…