Monday, June 04, 2007

New Books: June 4 - 10

Author: Bonner, Gerald.
Title: Freedom and necessity : St. Augustine's teaching on divine power and human freedom Call Number: BR65.A9 B626 2007

Author: Woolley, Benjamin.
Title: Savage kingdom : the true story of Jamestown, 1607, and the settlement of America
Call Number: F234.J3 W66 2007

Author: Altman, Daniel, 1974-
Title: Connected : 24 hours in the global economy
Call Number: HF1359 .A5475 2007

Author: Pritchard, Justin.
Title: Everything improve your credit book : boost your score, lower your interest rates, and save money
Call Number: HG3755 .P69 2007

Author: Scurlock, James D.
Title: Maxed out : hard times, easy credit, and the era of predatory lenders
Call Number: HG3756.U54 S39 2007

Author: Rodriguez, Deborah.
Title: Kabul Beauty School : an American woman goes behind the veil
Location: Decatur Popular Books
Call Number: HQ1735.6 .R63 2007

Author: Abramsky, Sasha.
Title: American furies : crime, punishment, and vengeance in the age of mass imprisonment
Call Number: HV9950 .A334 2007

Author: Lerer, Seth, 1955-
Title: Inventing English : a portable history of the language
Call Number: PE1075 .L47 2007

Author: Rampersad, Arnold.
Title: Ralph Ellison : a biography
Call Number: PS3555.L625 Z8725 2007

Author: Angier, Natalie.
Title: Canon : a whirligig tour of the beautiful basics of science
Call Number: Q162 .A59 2007

Author: Li, Jie Jack.
Title: Laughing gas, Viagra, and Lipitor : the human stories behind the drugs we use
Call Number: RM301.15 .L5 2006

Author: Issenberg, Sasha.
Title: Sushi economy : globalization and the making of a modern delicacy
Call Number: TX747 .I74 2007

See New Titles in GIL for more new arrivals.


Monday, May 21, 2007

Summer Semester Hours

Welcome to GPC (or back to GPC) for Summer Semester. Come visit us in the Decatur Campus Library for all your research and study needs. During Summer Semester we will be open:

Monday - Thursday: 7:45am - 9:00pm
Friday: 7:45am-5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday: 2:00pm-6:00pm

We look forward to seeing you in the library!


New Books: May 21 - 27

Author: Sisman, Adam.
Title: Friendship : Wordsworth and Coleridge
Call Number: PR5883 .S57 2007

Author: Fandel, Jennifer.
Title: Metric system
Call Number: QC92.5 .F36 2007

Author: Horner, Christopher C.
Title: Politically incorrect guide to global warming and environmentalism
Call Number: QC981.8.G56 H67 2007


Friday, May 04, 2007

Semester Break Hours

The Decatur Campus Library will be open the following hours during the upcoming semester break.

Thursday, May 10 - Friday, May 11: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday, May 12 - Sunday, May 13: CLOSED
Monday, May 14 - Wednesday, May 16: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday, May 17: CLOSED for Staff Development
Friday, May 18: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday, May 19 - Sunday, May 20: CLOSED

Summer Semester hours will begin on Monday, May 21.

Have a great break!


Monday, April 30, 2007

Student Study Day

The library will be OPEN from 7:45am until 11:00pm on the Wednesday May 2 Student Study Day! Come in and get a head start on your studying for finals!!

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New Books: April 30 - May 6

Author: Wilson, David Sloan.
Title: Evolution for everyone : how Darwin's theory can change the way we think about our lives
Location: Decatur Books
Call Number: B818 .W665 2007

Author: Wolpert, L. (Lewis)
Title: Six impossible things before breakfast : the evolutionary origins of belief
Call Number: BF773 .W65 2007

Author: Holmes, Rachel.
Title: African queen : the real life of the Hottentot Venus
Call Number: DT1768.K56 B34 2007

Author: Asim, Jabari, 1962-
Title: N word : who can say it, who shouldn't, and why
Call Number: E185 .A85 2007

Author: Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, 1947-
Title: On the shoulders of giants : my journey through the Harlem Renaissance
Call Number: E185.6 .A22 2007

Author: Eig, Jonathan.
Title: Opening day : the story of Jackie Robinson's first season
Call Number: GV865.R6 E35 2007

Author: Hoffer, Richard.
Title: Jackpot nation : rambling and gambling across our landscape of luck
Call Number: HV6715 .H57 2007

Author: Eisgruber, Christopher L.
Title: Religious freedom and the constitution
Call Number: KF4783 .E355 2007

Author: Macedo, Donaldo P. (Donaldo Pereira), 1950-
Title: Literacies of power : what Americans are not allowed to know
Call Number: LC196.5.U6 M23 2006

Author: Johns-Putra, Adeline, 1973-
Title: History of the epic
Call Number: PN56.E65 J65 2006

Author: Barlow, Aaron, 1951-
Title: Rise of the blogosphere
Call Number: PN478.4.O62 B37 2007

Author: Berry, Torriano.
Title: Historical dictionary of African American cinema
Call Number: Ref. PN1995.9.N4 B433 2007

Author: Pearce, Fred.
Title: With speed and violence : why scientists fear tipping points in climate change
Call Number: QC981.8.C5 P415 2007

Author: Singer, S. Fred (Siegfried Fred), 1924-
Title: Unstoppable global warming : every 1,500 years
Call Number: QC981.8.G56 S553 2007

Author: Fox, Cynthia.
Title: Cell of cells : the global race to capture and control the stem cell
Call Number: QH588.S83 F69 2007

Author: Pursell, Carroll W.
Title: Machine in America : a social history of technology
Call Number: T14.5 .P87 2007

See New Titles in GIL for more new arrivals.


Thursday, April 26, 2007

Spring Semester Finals Hours

Time to hit the books!

The library will be open until 11pm from:

Monday, April 30 - Thursday, May 3


Monday, May 7 - Wednesday, May 9

for finals.

We will be open from 7:45am until 11:00pm on the Wednesday, May 2 Student Study Day!

Take a look at the library hours page for more information.

Happy studying!


Monday, April 09, 2007

New Books: April 9 - 15

Author: Ury, William.
Title: Power of a positive no : how to say no and still get to yes
Call Number: BF637.N4 U795 2007

Author: Smardz Frost, Karolyn.
Title: I've got a home in glory land : a lost tale of the underground railroad
Call Number: F1059.5.T6853 B55 2007

Author: Bell, Madison Smartt.
Title: Toussaint Louverture : a biography
Call Number: F1923.T69 B45 2007

Author: Henderson, Harry, 1951-
Title: Capital punishment
Call Number: KF9227.C2 F53 2006

Author: Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961.
Title: Eero Saarinen : shaping the future
Call Number: NA737.S28 A4 2006

Author: Cheever, Susan.
Title: American Bloomsbury : Louisa May Alcott, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Margaret Fuller, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau : their lives, their loves, their work
Call Number: PS255.C6 C48 2006

Author: Baraka, Imamu Amiri, 1934-
Title: Tales of the out & the gone
Call Number: PS3552.A583 T35 2007

Author: Begley, Sharon, 1956-
Title: Train your mind, change your brain : how a new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves
Call Number: QP363.5 .B44 2007

Author: Eskenazi, Loren.
Title: More than skin deep : exploring the real reasons why women go under the knife
Call Number: RD119 .E85 2007

See New Titles in GIL for more new arrivals.


Monday, April 02, 2007

New Books: April 2-8

Author: Nasr, Seyyed Vali Reza, 1960-
Title: Shia revival : how conflicts within Islam will shape the future
Call Number: BP194.185 .N37 2006

Author: Franklin, Robert Michael, 1954-
Title: Crisis in the village : restoring hope in African American communities
Call Number: E185.86 .F72 2007

Author: Ricks, Mary Kay.
Title: Escape on the Pearl : the heroic bid for freedom on the Underground Railroad
Call Number: E445.D6 R53 2007

Author: Tapscott, Don, 1947-
Title: Wikinomics : how mass collaboration changes everything
Call Number: HD69.S8 T37 2006

Author: Heath, Chip.
Title: Made to stick : why some ideas survive and others die
Call Number: HM1033 .H43 2007

Author: Sidel, Ruth.
Title: Unsung heroines : single mothers and the American dream
Call Number: HQ759.915 .S159 2006

Author: Kendris, Christopher.
Title: 501 Spanish verbs
Call Number: PC4271 .K38 2007

Author: Hurd, Mary G.
Title: Women directors and their films
Call Number: PN1998.2 .H86 2007

Author: Linden, Eugene.
Title: Winds of change : climate, weather, and the destruction of civilizations
Call Number: QC981.8.C5 L567 2006

Author: Newton, David E.
Title: Stem cell research
Call Number: QH588.S83 N49 2007

Author: Gartner, Leslie P., 1943-
Title: Color atlas of histology
Call Number: QM557 .G38 2006

Author: Moalem, Sharon.
Title: Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease
Call Number: RB155 .M59 2007

Title: Careers in focus. Internet.
Call Number: TK5105.875.I57 C369 2006

Author: Jones, Chris (Chris Alexander)
Title: Too far from home : a story of life and death in space
Call Number: TL867 .J66 2007

See New Titles in GIL for more new arrivals.