Library collections

eBooks: We have ’em!

    Ebooks form an important part of the library collections at HPU. We are rapidly adding significant numbers of eBooks; we now have over 400,000 eBook titles, with nearly 100,000 added since May 2015. The Library Marketing Team (LMT) recently conducted an HPU eBook survey that revealed that a significant number of freshmen and […]

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8 Novels to Read Before They Become Movies in Spring 2016

Now, more than ever, screenwriters and directors are turning to popular novels for inspiration—and if the popularity of the Harry Potter, Twilight, and Hunger Games series are any indication, a “young adult” novel is perfect for a film adaptation. It’s no surprise, then, that many of the titles on this list fall into the YA […]

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New Map of Smith Library’s Third Floor

Click here to enlarge the map. Library collections require constant maintenance, if we are to be able to locate things on the shelf. Occasionally shelf maintenance means shifting books, to redistribute empty space to a section of shelving in need of more space. This summer we shifted two large collections. The Science materials in the […]

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