• General Works,  Library News,  Periodicals

    The New York Times dot com

    The Library just purchased campus-wide access to the NYTtimes.com site! Two items to note: Articles from 1923-1980 are not available. (For archival NYTs research, please use the library’s digital historical U.S. Newspaper collection).   Access to the NYTtimes.com site is available when on the grounds only. Remote access via vpn.sps.edu is not available.   Want more news?  Check here for a list of all of the library’s newspaper collections, digital and print.  

  • Fine Arts,  History,  Humanities,  Research

    New Reference Book: 100 Animated Feature Films

    100 Animated Feature Films by Andrew Osmond, Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 791.43 Os5O An alphabetical list of 100 animated feature films, each accompanied by a short essay, which typically includes: summary, impact and historical placement. Examples of Topics: The Adventures of Prince Achmed The Fabulous World of Jules Verne The Incredibles The Lion King Le Roi et l’oiseau Helpful for: Film Studies, History, Humanities, Gender Studies, Fine Arts

  • Databases,  Fine Arts,  General Works,  History,  Humanities,  Literature

    New Resource: BBC Shakespeare – Streaming Video

    Ohrstrom Library is very please to have licensed, from Ambrose Video, streaming access to 5 BBC Shakespeare productions: Julius Caesar King Lear Othello Richard III The Tempest To enjoy these streaming films simply click HERE, or visit library.sps.edu and select BBC Shakespeare Video from the database bar on the right. Click “BBC Shakespeare Plays, The” to retrieve the list of plays: View an entire play or an act: To access the films from off grounds, visit vpn.sps.edu, click the library icon, and then  select BBC Shakespeare Video from the database bar on the right. Films may also be linked to or embedded within Blackboard:   Please feel to contact Lura…