Mrs. Commers serves as the Librarian at Providence Academy. As a founding faculty member, Mrs. Commers is always eager to share her love and appreciation for reading and excellent literature with the Providence Academy community. Mrs. Commers holds a Bachelor’s degree in School and Community Health Education from the University of Minnesota, and a Master’s degree in Library Media Education from Minnesota State University, Mankato. To further benefit our readers, Mrs. Commers is currently working towards a Reading Specialist Certificate with the Murray Institute/University of St. Thomas.
Library Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Please send any library-related questions to Providence Academy’s Librarian, Mrs. Commers.
Discover hundreds of collections in the arts and sciences from museums, photo archives, artists, and scholars.
*In order to have off-campus access, students must first create an ARTstor account while on campus.
Online Encyclopedia and Reference Resources: Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The New Book of Knowledge
Ithaka (formerly JSTOR)
Archive of scholarly journals spanning many disciplines. Ithaka offers researchers scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated.
Use the Citation Machine to create your bibliography
Catalog of Books and Other Materials in Libraries Worldwide
Providence Academy Library Card Catalog
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Research Project Calculator
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Watch the video, read the book, and explore people, places, history, science and nature with TrueFlix database.
World & I
An online monthly publication that presents a broad range of reading in politics, science, culture, and humanity.