• Library News

    I just like to READ!

    "I just like to READ!" - we know the feeling! Check out an ebook for the holiday break - our OverDrive display has some holiday selections to get you started. #ohrstromlibrary #read #ebook #ebooks #overdrive #librarydisplay #librariesofinstagram @overdrive_libs

  • General Works,  Literature

    Dreaming of Summer Reading?

    The library just added 63 titles to its Overdrive popular fiction eBook collection.   New-to-us works include titles from the Divergent, Selection and Percy Jackson series.   Access the entire Overdrive collection, anytime, anywhere; simply log in with your SPS credentials.   A title you’d really like to see?  I’d love to know!   Reading by the Lake. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 23 May 2016. http://quest.eb.com/search/139_1936059/1/139_1936059/cite

  • General Works,  Humanities,  Literature

    Paradise Lost

    New in the library’s Overdrive collection are digital audio and text versions of Paradise Lost.     A print copy is at the physical library (Call number 821 M64PZP, main floor) and an eBook version from library eBook vendor, Ebsco, is also available.   Looking for some critical analysis or biography?  You might try the eLiterature collection in the library’s collection of digital titles from Salem Press, also, the Biography Resource Center.  

  • General Works,  Humanities,  Library News,  Literature


    The library is pleased to announce its new partnership with eContent vendor Overdrive.   SPS Overdrive: The Essentials   What’s in it? Popular fiction and non-fiction eBooks and Audiobooks. The inaugural collection of roughly 100 titles includes core Humanities texts and popular YA fiction in audio and eBook form.   How do I use it? To borrow Overdrive content simply log in to the SPS Overdrive site using your existing SPS username and password.  Overdrive offers a 2-minute video overview HERE.   What else should I know? Just like the print collection over in the library building, the Overdrive collection is built title-by-title.  And, just like the print books, most titles in Overdrive are…