• History,  Literature,  Research

    New Reference Book: Encyclopedia of Ancient Literature

    Lura Sanborn – Reference Librarian Encyclopedia of Ancient Literature by James Wyatt Cook, Facts on File, 2008. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 820.9 C77A This volume focuses on the standard ancient texts and their authors from ancient Greece, Rome, China, Japan, South America and India. Examples include: Mahabharata, Lady Kasa, Gilgamesh, and Augustus Caesar. For the incoming IIIrd Form:  Take a look at this text for some background information on Homer and The Odyssey. Helpful for: Humanities III, Literature, Summer Reading Assignment

  • Library News

    India Week at Ohrstrom Library

    In line with the Global Awareness thread of the St. Paul’s School’s Strategic Plan,  Ohrstrom Library in concert with the rest of St. Paul’s School is showcasing many print and visual materials* in the Baker Reading Room that are bound to stir the curiosity of students, faculty and staff about this fascinating country.  As the world’s most populous democracy and emerging economic powerhouse, India is a critical player on the world stage.  The Library display only hints at the various cultural, political, religious and socioeconomic factors and historical complexities that form a rich tapestry of stories well worth exploring. In addition to dozens of works of fiction and non-fiction covering…