• Databases,  Mathematics,  Research

    Dear AI Class,

    Here is your research guide:     As I’m sure you recall from Tuesday’s class, the scholarly eBooks and eJournal collections will be your best friends during this particular assignment.   Do be in touch (lsanborn at sps dot edu) if you have a research question.  I can’t wait to hear about what you find!

  • General Works,  Research

    Library Access All Summer Long

    Away for the summer but need access to all of the Library’s digital collections? Log in anytime, from anywhere around the world to: http://vpn.sps.edu Click the Library logo over to the left and obtain instant access to all of the Library’s: 250, 000 eBooks digitized archival and contemporary newspapers, magazines and journals ARTstor eReference and other digital treasures such as the NBC newsreel collection or the streaming video of 5 of the BBC Shakespeare productions Looking for a particular collection/content type? Check out these collection spotlight guides for detailed information regarding the Library’s: eBook collections (including how to extract just fiction from either of the Library’s main eBook vendors) eNewspapers…

  • Humanities,  Research

    Top 3 Research Guides of the Year!

    Coming in at number 1, The Humanities IV Research Guide with 3,885 views this year. Coming in at number 2, The Humanities V Research Guide with 2,715 views this year. And the surprise dark horse coming in at number 3, The  Anatomy & Physiology with 883 views this year. Way to research, Big Red!  🙂  Bleed digital.    

  • History,  Humanities,  Library News,  Research,  Web Resources

    New Research Guides

    The end of term is near, as is the due-date for many projects.  Three new guides were created in LibGuides to assist those working on projects in the following courses: Latin I Introduction to Islam Modern Environmental Literature and Ethics And as always, feel free to stop in and chat, or send an email for a person-to-person research consultation.

  • Humanities,  Language,  Library News,  Web Resources

    New Research Guides

    Lisa Laughy – Library Web Services Three new research guides are now available through the Ohrstrom blog – just in time to help with current research projects. Ms. Sanborn has put together research guides for Middle Eastern Voices, the Humanities V Renaissance Artists research project, and the Latin I class.  The research guides contain helpful lists of Reference books, catalog search topics for  finding circulating books, citation examples, and database search tips. You can access the research guides through the links in the Ohrstrom Blog sidebar to the left of this post (see image above) or through the main menu of the Ohrstrom Library website (ie., Research > Research Guides…