Thursday, June 29, 2006

Fourth Of July Hours

The library will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th for the Independence Day holiday. We will be open our regular Summer hours on Monday, July 3rd, Wednesday, July 5th and Thursday, July 6th.

Enjoy your holiday!

Tuesday, June 27, 2006

New Books: June 26 - July 2

Author: Kindred, Dave.
Title: Sound and fury : two powerful lives, one fateful friendship
Call Number: GV1132.A4 K56 2006

Author: Rooks, Clay D.
Title: Quick college guide : Reading and study skills, writing and language skills, document design and formats, research and documentation, life skills
Call Number: LB2343.3 .R66 2003

Title: Official guide to the new TOEFL iBT
Call Number: PE1128 .O44 2006

Tuesday, June 13, 2006

Listen Up! #17

The June 2006 edition of Listen Up!, our monthly news and information podcast program, is now available.

Listen Up! #17 (mp3 - 58:05)

The show is listenable directly from the blog by clicking on the above link, right click and save download or by subscribing to either the Decatur Campus Library or Listen Up! podcast feeds.

This edition features library news and a lecture by physicist Leonard Susskind.

See the Listen Up! blog for detailed program information.

Monday, June 05, 2006

Summer Intercampus Loans

Due to the four day week scheudle Summer semester, intercampus loan requests placed on Wednesday and Thursday may not arrive until the following Monday or Tuesday. Please plan accordingly!

New Books: June 5 - 11

Author: De Michelis, Elizabeth.
Title: History of modern yoga : Patanƒjali and Western esotericism
Call Number: B132.Y6 D46 2005

Author: Lovell, Julia, 1975-
Title: Great Wall : China against the world, 1000 BC-2000 AD
Call Number: DS793.G67 L584 2006

Author: Anderson, Gary Clayton, 1948-
Title: Sitting Bull and the paradox of Lakota nationhood
Call Number: E99.D1 S5617 2007

Author: Hill Collins, Patricia.
Title: From Black power to hip hop : racism, nationalism, and feminism
Call Number: E185.625 .H55 2006

Author: Bruinius, Harry.
Title: Better for all the world : the secret history of forced sterilization and America's quest for racial purity
Call Number: HQ755.5.U5 B78 2006

Author: Gilbert, Sandra M.
Title: Death's door : modern dying and the way we grieve
Call Number: HQ1073 .G54 2006

Author: Cobb, James C. (James Charles), 1947-
Title: Brown decision, Jim Crow, and Southern identity
Call Number: KF4155 .C63 2005

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

Title: Generational change : closing the test score gap
Call Number: LC213.2 .G455 2006

Author: Kolbert, Elizabeth.
Title: Field notes from a catastrophe : man, nature, and climate change
Call Number: QC981.8.G56 K655 2006

Title: Medical tests sourcebook : basic consumer health information about medical tests, including age-specific health tests, important health screenings and exams, home-use tests, blood and specimen tests, electrical tests, scope tests, genetic testing, and ima
Call Number: RC71.3 .M447 2004

Title: American Cancer Society's complete guide to colorectal cancer
Call Number: RC280.C6 L46 2006

Author: Steketee, Gail.
Title: Obsessive compulsive disorder : the latest assessment and treatment strategies
Call Number: RC533 .O273 2006

Author: Smeby, L. Charles.
Title: Fire and emergency service administration : management and leadership practices Call Number: TH9158 .S64 2006

See New Titles in GIL for more new arrivals.