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    From the Archives: eBooks on OLDA

    For those of you with an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad with iBooks installed, you have the option to download specially designed eBooks based on OLDA online exhibits. These eBooks are formatted and designed to be viewed using the iBooks reader, available free through the Apple App Store, but can also be read using any eBook reader that is compatible with the ePub file format. OLDA eBooks are available for the following exhibits: The Early Libraries of St. Paul’s School The Form Plaques of St. Paul’s School: John Gregory Wiggins Places of Invention: Science and Mathematics at St. Paul’s School Access the links above while on your iBooks activated device…

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    Curious About Kindles?

    by Sandra Chauvin – Circulation Librarian Come on down to Ohrstrom Library to check out our Kindle 2. Click HERE to access the online catalog entry, and then click on the “Catalog Record” link to see a complete list of current titles available on the Kindle. If it is already checked out, log onto My Account and place a hold on it. If you are interested in the Kindle and would like to recommend that a specific title be added to its contents,  you can place an online acquisitions request by clicking HERE and select Other for Item Type and specify that it is for the Kindle.  If approved, the…