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WRI 1100: Ryder

Penji Scheduling App

For SPU Writing assistance, download the Penji app:

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Computer | iOS Device | Android Device

Then use your SPU username and password to sign-up for a Penji account.
(You will likely get logged into the Center for Learning section,
just switch to the Research, Reading, & Writing Studio for writing assistance.)

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SPU Library Basics

SPU Library Checklist



- each librarian works with specific departments and/or schools


- these are articles, books, CDs, or DVDs that your professor wants you to use, but you don't have to buy; get them at the SPU Library.



  • Summit allows you to borrow from 38 other college & university libraries in the Pacific Northwest. We share our materials!
  • You will get an email message when your item arrives -- usually 3-5 business days after requesting.
  • Request through the SPU Primo catalog.
  • You must be signed in to the SPU Primo catalog in order to request items!!


  • The SPU Library provides access to millions of full-text articles through the databases.




  • Located on the Main Level of the Library, in the back to the left
  • Hours = M-TH: 11am-3pm, F: 11am-1pm
  • Drop in! No appointment necessary
  • Ask questions or sit and work
  • Any stage of the writing process
  • Online appointments available at night and on the weekends. Use the Penji app to schedule
  •  -- more information on how to prepare/what to expect as well as writing strategies!
  • The SPU Library has many types of technology items available for check out, including phone chargers, laptops, cameras, and recording equipment