Maida Alumni Library Inside

Maida Alumni Library Inside

The Adam Cardinal Maida Alumni Library is located in Orchard Lake, Michigan. The Library serves the students of SS. Cyril and Methodius Seminary and St. Mary’s Preparatory as well as the clients of the Polish Mission.

Adam Cardinal Maida Alumni Library

Adam Cardinal Maida Alumni Library

The library is also home to a collection entirely in Polish on a number of topics and is also home to a rare book collection that focuses on Poland and Polonia.

Library Collections

Library Collections

The library has more than 96,000 volumes and 150 subscriptions to academic journals. The library is also a part of OCLC.

Special Events & Exhibits

Special Events & Exhibits

This Web site is intended to inform our community of developments and emerging models for the creation, sharing, publishing, and archiving of scholarship. We will regularly update the site with information about developing issues, policy debates, tools you can use, and proposed models.

Polish & Rare Books

Polish & Rare Books

The library’s Rare Book Room houses Polish-language books published before 1946, and books in other languages which are considered Rare because of age, subject matter, fragility, or provenance.

Individualized Research

Individualized Research

We also accept appointments for more in-depth individualized research needs. Please call or email the library if you wish to have extended one-on-one time with a librarian.

News Archive

Need Assistance After Hours?
Contact us: library@sscms.edu
Welcome to the Adam Cardinal Maida Alumni Library. Feel free to contact us!

Library Closure for Thanksgiving 2017

Thanksgiving Hours

Monday, Nov. 20 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday, Nov. 21 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wednesday, Nov. 22 CLOSED
Thursday, Nov. 23 CLOSED
Friday, Nov. 24 CLOSED

Regular hours resume Monday, Nov 27th

Happy Thanksgiving!

 

New Library Resources

 

The Library has just received some great resource trials.  We’d really like the feedback of our entire campus community on the following database and sets of eBooks:

eBook Community College Collection Trial: Community College eBooks

eBook Religion Collection Trial:  Religion Collection eBooks

Academic Search Premier Database:
Academic Search Premier

If you are off campus, you may be prompted for a user id and password.  Please use the following:

User ID:                cyril

Password:           pray4me

 

If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact the Library.  Happy Research!

 

Blessings and Peace,

Caryn

 

Happy Birthday, Thomas Edison!!!

 

Born on February 11, 1847, in Milan, Ohio, Thomas Edison rose from humble beginnings to work as an inventor of major technology. Setting up a lab in Menlo Park, some of the products he developed included the telegraph, phonograph, electric light bulb, alkaline storage batteries and Kinetograph (a camera for motion pictures). He died on October 18, 1931, in West Orange, New Jersey.

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Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. – Thomas A. Edison

 

Black History Month – a prolific writer and a great site – check it out!

W. E. B. Du Bois: Online Resources

Compiled by Angela McMillian, Digital Reference Specialist

W.E.B. (William Edward Burghardt) Du Bois W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Du Bois, 1868-1963.

1 photographic print.
c1919 May 31.
Prints & Photographs Division.
Reproduction Number:
LC-USZ62-16767

The digital collections of the Library of Congress contain a wide variety of material associated with W. E. B. Du Bois, including manuscripts, photographs, and books. This guide compiles links to digital materials related to W. E .B. Du Bois that are available throughout the Library of Congress Web site. In addition, it provides links to external Web sites focusing on Du Bois and a bibliography containing selected works for both general and younger readers.

Library of Congress Web Site | External Web Sites | Selected Bibliography

 

   

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