• Library News

    Happy Summer! Access the Library anytime, anywhere.

    Warm wishes for a Happy Summer!   The library looks forward to welcoming you back in the Fall.   In the meantime, wherever you are (with an internet connection) access the digital library by logging in with your SPS credentials to vpn.sps.edu.   Read some eBooks Access the Scholarly Conversation Prep for the SATs Check some statistics Catch up on news from around the globe   You don’t need to be right here to access the digital SPS library. Google Maps: Ohrstrom Library Location. Google. Web. June 1, 2016.

  • Mathematics,  Research,  Technology

    A.I. Research

    Dear A.I. Class,   So great to meet with you!   As mentioned in class & as available in the A.I. research guide, 2 new eCollections are available for A.I. Research: IEEE Xplore and the ACM Digital Library.   Reseach questions, comments, conundrums?  Please be in touch!  Ms. Sanborn (lsanborn at sps dot edu)       IEEE Xplore What is it? IEEE is the acronym for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. IEEE Xplore is an eCollection of engineering and technology journals, conference proceedings, magazines and eBooks, from and about engineering and technology.  Currently the eCollection contains over 3 million items. According to the IEEE Xplore subscription paperwork, “More than 30% of all technology literature can be found in the IEEE…

  • Databases,  Fine Arts,  General Works,  Geography,  History,  Humanities,  Language,  Library News,  Literature,  Mathematics,  Natural Sciences,  Religion,  Research,  Social Sciences

    Happy Summer! If you need us, we’re right there with you.

    Happy summer!   Need to consult a library eBook?   An international newspaper?   Consider an environmental issue?   Check some stats?   Take an SAT practice exam?   All of Ohrstrom Library’s digital collections are available to you anytime, anywhere. Simply log into http://vpn.sps.edu with your SPS credentials to access the entire digital library while off the grounds. Warm wishes for a wonderful summer!

  • History,  Humanities,  Periodicals,  Research,  Social Sciences

    19th Century US Newspapers

    The library recently added a collection of 19th Century US Newspapers to its digital holdings. This eCollection includes 500 U.S. newspapers, from the time period 1800-1900. This product can be consecutively searched with other library-purchased products from this company (Gale), including the Times of London, via the Newsvault search page.      

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    Thanksgiving Recess

    Best wishes from the library for a relaxing and scrumptious Thanksgiving Recess!   The library will be open the Monday and Tuesday of Thanksgiving Recess week, from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.   The library’s digital collections are always open. If you are off the grounds for the break, please first log in to vpn.sps.edu to gain access to the library’s digital holdings.   Have a wonderful Recess!