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    Ohrstrom Library Celebrates 25 Years

    Twenty-five years ago this week, over the weekend of April 20-21, 1991, the St. Paul’s School community gathered together for the dedication of Ohrstrom Library, which in the tradition of Sheldon Library before it, has faithfully supported the teaching, research, and fellowship of SPS students and faculty since its Inauguration. To commemorate the Library’s Silver Anniversary, Mr. Barry, the Library staff and Library prefects Jack, Fiona, Hasna, Katrina, Mat and Jerry invite you to enjoy an evening of games, music and cake on Wednesday evening at 8:00. Dozens of board and card games will be available to use or feel free to bring your own games and teams. Ohrstrom Library’s…

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    Ohrstrom Library Welcomes You

    Welcome back and welcome to new students and faculty beginning at St. Paul’s School. The library is happy to see you! When is the building open? Generally, the library doors are open 7:45 a.m. – 9:55 pm with slight variations for weekends and Wednesday mornings (no Chapel!). A complete description of the library’s operating hours is available here. The library site is home to our dozens of digital collections including ebooks, eNewspapers, eJournals, statistics and digital archives. If you are off-campus and need to access any of the digital library material, please first log in, with your SPS username and password to http://vpn.sps.edu. Welcome to a great new school year!  …

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    Happy Festive Season

    Happy Holidays to you and yours from the Ohrstrom Library.   The physical library will be closed Friday, December 20th through Monday, January 6th.  The library will be open in the afternoons, 1-5 on 1/7/2014 and 1/8/2014.  Full hours will resume alongside classes on Thursday, January 9th. The library’s digital collections are always open, anywhere, anytime.  When off the grounds, please first log in to http://vpn.sps.edu with your SPS credentials, to gain off-grounds access to the library’s digital holdings.   Here’s to a holiday break filled with comfort and joy!   Ohrstrom at Night: Instagram photograph by L. Laughy, all rights reserved.

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    Ohrstrom Library Welcomes You

    Welcome back and welcome to new students beginning the St. Paul’s School experience.  The library is happy to see you! Feel free to drop in for a physical book or DVD.  Stop by in the evenings for a quiet place to study. When are we open?  Generally, the library doors are open 7:45 a.m. – 9:55 pm with slight variations for weekends and Wednesday mornings (no Chapel!).  A complete description of the library’s operating hours is available here. The library site is home to our digital collections including collections of ebooks, eNewspapers, eJournals and streaming independent film (plus much more)! These digital collections are of course open all the time…

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    New Archives Exhibit: A New Chapel For St. Paul’s School

    In recognition of the 125th anniversary of the consecration of the New Chapel, a new online and in-library exhibit is now available from Ohrstrom Library Digital Archives.  A New Chapel For St. Paul’s School: Early Photographs of the Chapel of St. Peter and St. Paul can be viewed on the OLDA website as well as in the upper level display case in Ohrstrom Library. The exhibit features photographs of the New Chapel prior to 1895, with photographs selected from the St. Paul’s School archives collection. These photographs show the Chapel as it was originally designed, prior to the completion of the tower and the addition of 1928. Stop by Ohrstrom…