New Study Location

NEW SPOTA newly constructed study area is located on the 2nd floor East Wing of Doherty Library.  This is prime real estate for studying!  These tables are located right next to outlets that allow for all your charging necessities.  The large study tables allow for spreading textbooks, laptops, and still, have a room for your group. Did you know? Android & iPhone chargers are available for check out at the circulation desk.  Stop by and check out a charger & head over to this new study spot today!

Books from the NA-PN part of the collection, the Young Adult section (PZ), along with the University Archives, is also now located in this part of the library.

This area originally held our British and American literature books (classified as PR and PS).  These books have been relocated to the basement book stacks.

Collection Development

New Additions to Popular Books

POPSUM2019Itching for a new read? Look no further! New additions to the Popular books collections now available for check out and just in time! Books are on display in the Main Lobby and can be checked out to ALL UST community members at the Circulation Desk. These latest additions to our Popular Book Collection are thanks to a generous donation from the Student Government Association.

New Additions to the Popular Books Collection


Anonymous Girl by Greer Hendricks & Sarah Pekkanen

The Border by Don WinslowN26R7JRD4EI6TLKTQJCIMKADCE

China Rich Girlfriend: A Novel by Kevin Kwan

Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin KwanWOLF

The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See

Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James

The Reckoning by John Grisham

Rich People Problems:  A Novel by Kevin Kwan


Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou

Billion Dollar Whale: The Man Who Fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the World by Tow Wright & Bradley Hope

Girl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies about Who You Are So You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be by Rachel Hollis

Grateful American: A Journey from Self to Service by Gary Sinise41757IjRM2L

Healing the Soul of a Woman: How to Overcome Your Emotional Woundby Joyce Meyer

Living a Life You Love: Embracing the Adventure of Being Led by the Holy Spirit by Joyce Meyer

Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive By Stephanie Land

The Making of a Manager: What to Do When Everyone Looks to You by Julie Zhuo


Mama’s Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves by Frans de Waal

Mostly Sunny: How I Learned to Keep Smiling Through the Rainiest Days by Janice Dean

Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of NIKE by Phil Knight

Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives in World War II by Adam Makos

The Truth About Men: What Men and Women Need to Know by DeVon Franklin

Unshakable Hope: Building Our Lives on the Promises of God by Max Lucado

Yes She Can: 10 Stories of Hope & Change from Young Female Staffers of the Obama White House by Molly Dillion

Happy Reading!

Library Databases

Archives Unbound

Achives Unbound

Archives Unbound database stems from microfilm, focused on digital collections of historical documents that supports the research and study needs of scholars.  Archives Unbound now covers a wide range of topics from the Middle Ages, Witchcraft, and the period of World War II to the twentieth-century political history. This information is valuable to many researchers and students. Here is a list of the Subject Collections:

  • African American Studies
  • African Studies
  • American History
  • American Indian Studies
  • American Studies
  • Asian American Studies
  • Asian Studies
  • Economic History
  • European History
  • Latin- American & Caribbean Studies
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Political Science
  • Religious Studies
  • And more

Archives Unbound is a collection by Gale: Scholarly Resources for Learning and Research, this database is accessible through Doherty Library’s database at Archives Unbound.

For assistance, call a reference librarian at 713-525-2188 or email reference@stthom.edu.