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Holiday Hours - Thanksgiving

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, on Wednesday the 26th of November the Library will close at 6:00 p.m. and be closed Thursday and Friday, the 27th and 28th. The Library will be open from noon to 8:00 p.m. on Saturday the 29th, and 10:00 a.m. to midnight on Sunday the 30th. Happy Thanksgiving!

Creative Conversations

Join us on December 4th, at 3-3:50 p.m. in the Library Reading Room, to hear Roger Feldman discuss art as a language of the senses. Bring your curiosity and join in conversations about the discovery, creation, and sharing of knowledge. Light snacks will be provided.

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Read Dr. Jenny Tenlen’s tips on how non-scientists should approach reading scientific articles in the latest Faculty Perspective on SPU Reads.

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Course Reserves are all held at the Circulation Desk. Find classes, reading lists, books, and call numbers under the "Course Reserves" tab in the blue box at the top of the Library home page. Bring the call number of the book you'd like to check out to the front desk and a student worker will find it for you. Remember, most reserve items need to stay in the Library and can only be checked out for a few hours.

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The SPU Library is a member of The Orbis Cascade Alliance of college and university libraries in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Students, faculty, and staff have access to more than 28 million items in the combined collections. Read more

Featured Resource


Rich Soil: Transforming Your Organizations Landscape for Maximum Effectiveness, by Dr. Daniel J. Martin

Call Number: HD 58.9 .M3777 2014

Rich Soil deals with the organization of business and the importance of effective leadership. It is about the value of planting businesses and organizations in environments that facilitate strategy and success, and presents the reader with eight principles of leadership that aim to maximize impact and efficiency. Author Dan Martin is currently serving as president at SPU.   

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