Saturday, May 21, 2011

The library hours will be changing for the summer.

Starting May 14th until the beginning of fall semester, the library will be closed all weekends.

May 16 - May 20: 7:30 am-4:00 pm.

May 23 - June 3: Monday through Thursday, 7:30 am - 9:45 pm; Friday, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm.

June 3 - July 29: Monday through Thursday, 7:30 am - 9:45 pm; Friday, 7:30 am - 12:00 pm (noon)

August 1 - August 12: Monday through Thursday, 7:30 am - 9:45 pm; Friday, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm.

August 15 -August 19: Monday through Friday, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

August 22: Regular hours resume

The library will be closed on Monday, May 30th, in honor of Memorial Day, and Monday, July 4th, in honor of Independence Day. Did you get that?

If it's confusing, just ask us!

**picture taken by snorkel

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

New Books and Videos, 5/18/2011

Callan, Michael Feeney. Robert Redford: The Biography. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011. (PN2287 .R283 C35 2011)

Goetting, Jay. Joined at the Hip: A History of Jazz in the Twin Cities. St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2011. (ML3508.7 .M55 G74 2011)

Robbins, Alexandra. The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth: Popularity, Quirk Theory, and Why Outsiders Thrive After High School. New York: Hyperion, 2011. (HM753 .R63 2011)

Scott, Janny. A Singular Woman: The Untold Story of Barack Obama's Mother. New York: Riverhead Books, 2011. (E909 .D86 S36 2011)

McNaughton Collection

Block, Lawrence. A Drop of the Hard Stuff. New York: Mulholland Books, 2011. (FIC BLOCK)

Harris, Charlaine. Dead Reckoning: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel. New York: Ace Books, 2011. (FIC HARRI)

Larson, Erik. In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin. New York: Crown Books, 2011. (NONFIC LARSO)

Sandford, John. Buried Prey. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2011. (FIC SANDF)

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

What a storm!!

Here's some amazing pictures from yesterday's storm. I'm glad everyone was safe! Shout out to Patty Yeckout who took these pictures Tuesday night.

Thursday, May 5, 2011

New Books and Videos, 5/5/2011

Algeo, Matthew. The President is a Sick Man: Wherein the Supposedly Virtuous Grover Cleveland Survives a Secret Surgery at Sea and Vilifies the Courageous Newspaperman Who Dared to Tell the Truth. Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2011. (E706 .A54 2011)

Allen, Paul. Idea Man: A Memoir by the Cofounder of Microsoft. New York: Portfolio, 2011. (HC102.5 .A49 A3 2011)

Amato, John, and David Neiwert. Over the Cliff: How Obama's Election Drove the American Right Insane. Sausalito: PoliPoint Press, 2010. (JK526 2008 .A39 2010)

Blum, Howard. The Floor of Heaven: A True Tale of the Last Frontier and the Yukon Gold Rush. New York: Crown Publishers, 2011. (F912 .Y9 B58 2010)

Bunch, Will. Tear Down This Myth: How the Reagan Legacy Has Distorted Our Politics and Haunts Our Future. New York: Free Press, 2010. (E877.2 .B86 2010)

Chang, Ying-Ying. The Woman Who Could Not Forget: Iris Chang Before and Beyond 'The Rape of Nanking.' New York: Pegasus Books, 2011. (CT275 .C463 C43 2011)

Gallagher, Matt. Kaboom: Embracing the Suck in a Savage Little War. Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press, 2010. (DS79.766 .G35 A3 2010)

Good Poems: American Places. Select. and intro. Garrison Keillor. New York: Viking, 2011. (PS595 .U5 G66 2011)

Huber, John J. Lean Library Management: Eleven Strategies for Reducing Costs and Improving Customer Services. New York: Neal Schuman, 2011. (Z678 .H84 2011)

Lawson, Judy, Joanna Kroll, and Kelly Kowatch. The New Information Professional: Your Guide to Careers in the Digital Age. New York: Neal Schuman, 2010. (Z682.35 .V62 L39 2010)

Pierce, Charles P. Idiot America: How Stupidity Became a Virtue in the Land of the Free. New York: Anchor, 2010. (JK275 .P378 2010)

Quaratiello, Arlene R., with Jane Devine. The College Student's Research Companion: Finding, Evaluating, and Citing the Resources You Need to Succeed. 5th ed. New York: Neal Schuman, 2011. (Z710 .Q37 2011)

Rothfuss, Patrick. The Name of the Wind: A Novel. New York: DAW Books, 2009. (PS3618 .O8685 N36 2009)

---. The Wise Man's Fear
. New York: DAW Books, 2011. (PS3618 .O8685 W5 2011)

Shipler, David K. The Rights of the People: How Our Search for Safety Invades Our Liberties. New York: Knopf, 2011. (JC599 .U5 S495 2011)

Taibbi, Matt. Griftopia: Bubble Machines, Vampire Squids, and the Long Con That is Breaking America. New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2010. (JK2249 .T35 2010)

Teaching Information Literacy Online. Ed. Thomas P. Mackey and Trudi E. Jacobson. New York: Neal Schuman, 2011. (ZA3075 .T427 2011)

World History Encyclopedia
. Ed. Alfred J. Andrea. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2011. (REF D9 .W67 2011, 21 vols.)

McNaughton Collection

Hewson, David. The Fallen Angel. New York: Delacorte Press, 2011. (FIC HEWSO)

Lackberg, Camilla. The Preacher. New York: Pegasus Books, 2011. (FIC LACKB)

Masello, Robert. The Medusa Amulet: A Novel. New York: Bantam Books, 2011. (FIC MASEL)

Perry, Thomas. The Informant. New York: Otto Penzler, 2011. (FIC PERRY)

Monday, May 2, 2011

Wednesday May4th

There will be no librarian services available on Wednesday May 4th.

The reference desk will not be staffed after Friday May 6th.

Good Luck on your finals!!