• Library News

    Welcome Back to Your Library

    Welcome to students just beginning their St. Paul’s School experience, and welcome back to those of you with familiar faces.  We look forward to greeting all new faculty and staff as well. The crisp excitement of the new school year is in the air, eagerly blowing across Lower School Pond and up the steps of Ohrstrom Library.  There will be much that is reassuringly familiar when you come into the library, but you will also discover much that is refreshingly new. New additions include: Thousands of new eBook titles including 14,000 from Digitized  1888-1994 Five streaming BBC Shakespeare plays from Ambrose Video A collection of Global Newspapers, updated daily New…

  • Fine Arts,  Humanities,  Social Sciences

    New Reference Book: The Encyclopedia of Superheroes on Film and Television

    The Encyclopedia of Superheroes on Film and Television by John Kenneth Muir, McFarland, 2008. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 791.43 M91S A one-volume guide discussing superheroes from American film and television.  Each article focuses on a particular superhero, their history, creation and appearance in TV and/or film(s).  When applicable, a complete TV episode-by-episode synopsis follows each entry. Examples include: The Amazing Spider-Man The Ambiguously Gay Duo The Bionic Woman Buffy the Vampire Slayer Doctor Strange Swamp Thing Helpful for:  Humanities IV, Art, Gender Studies, Social History, Pop Culture, Superhero Fans