Monday, December 13, 2010

Winter Break Hours

After December 17th, the library will be open Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm and closed weekends. Normal library hours will resume January 10th.

The library and campus will be closed on December 24th and 31st for holidays.

There will be no librarian services available after December 16th and they will be resuming on January 10th.

Enjoy your break!

Friday, December 10, 2010

NHCC Campus Closed - this weekend (Dec 11-12)

Due to the weather, the President has closed the campus (see message below) and therefore the library will be closed this weekend. Stay home and be safe!

Due to anticipated severe weather, the college will be closed all day Saturday and Sunday, reopening Monday morning at the usual time.

John O'Brien, President| North Hennepin Community College | | 7411 85th Avenue North - Brooklyn Park, MN 55445 | | 763-424-0820 || Deborah Pope, Assistant to the President | | 763-424-0812 | 763-493-0577 - fax |

Monday, December 6, 2010

Finals Week!

The library will be open regular hours during finals week but the reference desk will not be staffed. Good Luck with all of your final exams!

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

New Books and Videos, 12/1/2010

Bauerlein, Mark. The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future: Or, Don't Trust Anyone Under 30. New York: Jeremy P. Tarcher, 2009. (HQ799.7 .B38 2009)

Collins, Suzanne. Catching Fire. New York: Scholastic Press, 2009. (PS3603 .O4557 C37 2009)

---. The Hunger Games. New York: Scholastic Press, 2008. (PS3603 .O4557 H86 2008)

---. Mockingjay. New York: Scholastic Press, 2010. (PS3603 .O4557 M62 2010)

Helms, Joel R. Mathematics for Medical and Clinical Laboratory Professionals. Clifton Park, NY: Delmar, 2009. (RB38.3 .H45 2009)

Hodder, Mark. Burton & Swinburne in The Strange Affair of Spring Heeled Jack. Amherst: Pyr Books, 2010. (PR6108 .O28 S77 2010)

Jackson, Maggie. Distracted: The Erosion of Attention and the Coming Dark Age. Amherst: Prometheus Books, 2009. (E169.12 .J26 2009)

Kahn, Matthew E. Climatopolis: How Our Cities Will Thrive in the Hotter Future. New York: Basic Books, 2010. (HT241 .K338 2010)

McKibben, Bill. Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet. New York: Times Books, 2010. (QC981.8 .C5 M3895 2010)

Manjoo, Farhad. True Enough: Learning to Live in a Post-Fact Society. New York: John Wiley, 2008. (P96 .O242 U65 2008)

Orr, David W. Down to the Wire: Confronting Climate Collapse. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2009. (QC981.8 .C5 O77 2009)

Palfrey, John, and Urs Gasser. Born Digital: Understanding the First Generation of Digital Natives. Rev. ed. New York: Basic Books, 2008. (HM851 .P34 2010)

Reef, Catherine. This Our Dark Country: The American Settlers of Liberia. New York: Clarion Books, 2002. (DT633 .R44 2002)

Sieff, Martin. Shifting Superpowers: The New and Emerging Relationship Between the United States, China, and India. Washington, D.C.: CATO Institute, 2009. (E183.8 .C5 S5375 2009)

Small, Gary, and Gigi Vorgan. iBrain: Surviving the Technological Alteration of the Modern Mind. New York: Harper, 2009. (QP376 .S6377 2009)

McNaughton Books

Bear, Greg. Hull Zero Three. New York: Orbit Books, 2010. (FIC BEAR)

Child, Lincoln. Worth Dying For: A Reacher Novel. New York: Delacorte, 2010. (FIC CHILD)

Corby, Gary. The Pericles Commission: A Mystery. New York: Minotaur Books, 2010. (FIC CORBY)

Grisham, John. The Confession: A Novel. New York: Doubleday, 2010. (FIC GRISH)

King, Stephen. Full Dark, No Stars. New York: Scribner, 2010. (FIC KING)

McDevitt, Jack. Echo: An Alex Benedict Novel. New York: Ace Books, 2010. (FIC MCDEV)

Patterson, James. Cross Fire. New York: Little, Brown, 2010. (FIC PATTE)

Potter, Wendell. Deadly Spin: An Insurance Company Insider Speaks Out on How Corporate PR is Killing Health Care and Deceiving Americans. New York: Bloomsbury, 2010. (NONFIC POTTE)

Willis, Connie. All Clear. New York: Ballantine Books, 2010. (FIC WILLI)