• Library News

    Conroy Visitor Christopher Buckley

    Lisa Laughy – Archives Assistant Today St. Paul’s School welcomes Christopher Buckley, second Conroy Visitor of the academic year.   Ohrstrom library staff have put together a display in the Baker Reading Room – be sure to stop by and check out our selection of Christopher Buckley’s books.  For a full list of his published titles see this Google Books page. Mr. Buckley will be speaking at 11:00 AM today in Memorial Hall, and undoubtedly, this will be an interesting and humorous presentation. Below is the author bio for Buckley from the Random House website: Christopher Buckley is a novelist and editor of Forbes FYI magazine. He lives in Washington, D.C.,…

  • Periodicals,  Social Sciences

    Periodical Picks: Election 2008

    Patti Lynn – Library Assistant, Periodicals Even with less than a week left until Election Day it’s still not too late to learn about the presidential candidates. Are you 18 and old enough to vote? Are you still undecided? Do you want to learn more about the presidential campaign? The print magazine collection at Ohrstrom Library contains a wealth of information and articles on the presidential campaign.  Ohrstrom Library maintains subscriptions to numerous weekly news magazines which closely follow the campaign.  You can spend time browsing Time, Newsweek or US News & World Reports.  Maclean’s Magazine will provide a Canadian view of the US elections, while The Spectator, published in…