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Wednesday, March 28, 2012

New Books and Videos, 3/28/2012

Aberth, John. Plagues in World History. Exploring World History. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (RA649 .A24 2011)

The Almanac of American Education 2011. Ed. Deirdre A. Gaquin and Sarah E. Baltic. Lanham, MD: Bernan Press, 2011.  (REF LA217.2 .A45 2011)

Andy Warhol Behind the Camera. Ed. Stephen Peterson. Newark: The University of Delaware Press, 2010.  (TR647 .W3677 2010)

Asthma Sourcebook. Ed. Sandra J. Judd. 3rd ed. Health Reference Series. Detroit: Omnigraphics, 2012.  (RC591 .A84 2012)

Banfield, William C. Representing Black Music Culture: Then, Now, and When Again? Lanham, MD: The Scarecrow Press, 2011.  (ML410 .B2084 A3 2011)

Berg, Manfred. Popular Justice: A History of Lynching in America. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 2011.  (HV6457 .B47 2011)

Bramstedt, Katrina A., and Rena Down. The Organ Donor Experience: Good Samaritans and the Meaning of Altruism. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (RD129.5 .B73 2011)

Brill, Alex M., and Alan D. Viard. The Real Tax Burden: More Than Dollars and Cents. Washington, D. C.: AEI Press, 2011.  (HJ2322 .A3 B75 2011)

Chambers, Jack. Milestones: The Music and Times of Miles Davis. Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press, 1998.  (ML419 .D39 C5 1998)

Controvich, James T. African Americans in Defense of the Nation: A Bibliography. Lanham, MD: The Scarecrow Press, 2011.  (UB418 .A47 C66 2011)

Davidson, James D., and Ralph E. Pyle. Ranking Faiths: Religious Stratification in America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (BL2525 .D42 2011)

Davis, Miles, with Quincy Troupe. Miles: The Autobiography. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2011.  (ML419 .D39 A3 2011)

DePino, Catherine. Who Says Bullies Rule?: Common Sense Tips to Help Your Kids Cope. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Education, 2011.  (LB3013.3 .D456 2011)

Donovan, Barna William. Blood, Guns, and Testosterone: Action Films, Audiences, and a Thirst for Violence. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2010.  (PN1995.9 .A3 D68 2010)

Easlea, Daryl. Crazy in Love: The Beyonce Knowles Biography. London: Omnibus Press, 2011.  (ML420 .K675 E27 2011)

Edgington, K., and Thomas L. Erskine, with James M. Welsh. Encyclopedia of Sports Films. Lanham, MD: The Scarecrow Press, 2011.  (PN1995.9 .S67 E34 2011)

Gaiman, Neil. The Absolute Sandman. Vol. Three. New York: DC Comics, 2008.  (PN6728 .S26 G33 2008 v.3)

---. The Absolute Sandman. Vol. Four. New York: DC Comics, 2008.  (PN6728 .S26 G35 2008 v.4)

Greenburg, Zack O'Malley. Empire State of Mind: How Jay-Z Went From Street Corner to Corner Office. New York: Portfolio, 2011.  (ML420 .J29 G74 2011)

Heberer, Patricia. Children During the Holocaust. Documenting Life and Destruction: Holocaust Sources in Context. Lanham, MD: AltaMira Press, 2011.  (D804.48 .H43 2011)

Jahangiri, Leila, and Tom Mucciolo. A Guide to Better Teaching: Skills, Advice, and Evaluation for College and University Professors. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2012.  (LB2331 .J34 2012)

Jay-Z. Decoded. New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2011.  (ML420 ,J29 A3 2011)

Kaser, James A. The Chicago of Fiction: A Resource Guide. Lanham, MD: The Scarecrow Press, 2011.  (PS374 .C44 K37 2011)

Kay, Sean. Celtic Revival?: The Rise, Fall, and Renewal of Global Ireland. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (DA966 .K39 2011)

Kelley, Robin D. G. Thelonious Monk: The Life and Times of an American Original. New York: Free Press, 2010.  (ML417 .M846 K46 2010)

Kowalski, Dean A. Moral Theory at the Movies: An Introduction to Ethics. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2012.  (PN1995.5 .K65 2012)

McAuliffe, Mary. Dawn of the Belle Epoque: The Paris of Monet, Zola, Bernhardt, Eiffel, Debussy, Clemenceau, and Their Friends. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (DC735 .M43 2011)

Majid, Anouar. Islam and America: Building a Future Without Prejudice. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2012.  (BP67 .U6 M35 2012)

Marks, Robert B. China: Its Environment and History. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2012.  (GF636 .M37 2012)

Martinez, J. Michael. Coming for to Carry Me Home: Race in America from Abolitionism to Jim Crow. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2012.  (E185.18 .M335 2012)

Mingus, Charles. Beneath the Underdog: His World As Composed by Mingus. Ed. Nel King. New York: Vintage Books, 1991.  (ML418 .M45 A3 1991)

Mjagkij, Nina. Loyalty in Time of Trial: The African American Experience During World War I. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (D639 .N4 M55 2011)

Mojzes, Paul. Balkan Genocides: Holocaust and Ethnic Cleansing in the Twentieth Century. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (DR48 .M65 2011)

Munton, James, and Lelita McLeod. The Con: How Scams Work, Why You're Vulnerable, and How to Protect Yourself. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (HV6691 .M86 2011)

Naden, Corinne J. The Golden Age of American Musical Theatre: 1943-1965. Lanham, MD: The Scarecrow Press, 2011.  (ML1711 .N22 2011)

Piascik, Andy. Gridiron Gauntlet: The Story of the Men Who Integrated Pro Football in Their Own Words. Lanham, MD: Taylor Trade Publishing, 2011.  (GV955.5 .N35 P53 2011)

Porter, Lewis. John Coltrane: His Life and Music. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1998.  (ML419 .C645 P65 1998)

Readings in the Philosophy of Technology. Ed. David M. Kaplan. 2nd ed. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2009.  (T14 .R39 2009)

Riggle, Ellen D. B., and Sharon S. Rostosky. A Positive View of LGBTQ: Embracing Identity and Cultivating Well-Being. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (HQ73 .R54 2011)

Rolo, Mark Anthony. My Mother is Now Earth. St. Paul: Borealis Books, 2012.  (E99 .C6 R728 2012)

Seidel, Sam. Hip Hop Genius: Remixing High School Education. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Education, 2011.  (LD7501 .S9246 S45 2011)

Senechal, Diana. Republic of Noise: The Loss of Solitude in Schools and Culture. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Education, 2012.  (LB1027.23 .S46 2012)

Smith, Darron T., Cardell K. Jacobson, and Brenda G. Juarez. White Parents, Black Children: Experiencing Transracial Adoption. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (HV875.64 .S628 2011)

Statistical Abstract of the United States 2012. 131st ed. Lanham, MD: Bernan Press, 2012.  (REF HA202 .A1 2012)

The Subsistence Economies of Indigenous North American Societies: A Handbook. Ed. Bruce D. Smith. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institute Scholarly Press, 2011.  (E98 .S7 S83 2011)

Townshend, Charles. Easter 1916: The Irish Rebellion. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 2006.  (DA962 .T685 2006)

Treuer, David. Rez Life: An Indian's Journey Through Reservation Life. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2012.  (E93 .T74 2012)

Weber, Ronald. The Lisbon Route: Entry and Escape in Nazi Europe. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 2011.  (D763 .P82 L593 2011)

Willingham, Bill. Fables: The Deluxe Edition: Book Four. New York: DC Comics, 2012.  (PN6727 .W52 F35 2012)

Workman, Jeremiah, with John R. Bruning. Shadow of the Sword: A Marine's Journey of War, Heroism, and Redemption. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2012.  (DS79.76 .W67 2012)

Zack, Naomi. Ethics for Disaster. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (HV551.2 .Z33 2011)

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

EBSCO databases are down - SORRY

We have been informed by the publisher that all the Ebscohost databases are unavailable at this time. This is a system-wide problem with the publisher. Ebsco is working on the issue and hopes to have full functionality restored quickly.

Databases affected include:

Academic Search Premier
Megafile
PsychArticles
Points of View Reference Center
Literary Reference Center
Business Source Premier
Regional Business News

CINAHL Plus with Full Text


Databases that ARE working include:
Credo General Reference

Electric Library

InfoTrac Professional Collection

The Chronicle of Higher Education

JSTOR

ProQuest Newspapers

Elsevier Science Direct (Health and Life Sciences)

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center

CQ Researcher

ARTstor

Oxford Art Online

ReferenceUSA

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Tuesday, March 20, 2012

New Books and Videos, 3/20/2012

Atlas of the 2008 Elections. Ed. Stanley D. Brunn, et. al. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (REF G1201 .F9 A8 2011)

Biggs, Andrew G. Social Security: The Story of Its Past and a Vision for Its Future. Washington, DC: AEI Press, 2011.  (HD7125 .B496 2011)

Chavez, Maria. Everyday Injustice: Latino Professionals and Racism. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (HD8081 .H7 C43 2011)

Christgau, John. Birch Coulie: The Epic Battle of the Dakota War. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2012.  (E83.86 .C47 2012)

Cobb, Daniel M. Native Activism in Cold War America: The Struggle for Sovereignty. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2008.  (E98 .T77 C63 2008)

Crawford, Craig. The Politics of Life: 25 Rules for Survival in a Brutal and Manipulative World. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2012.  (BJ1521 .C73 2012)

Dasgupta, Amitava. The Science of Drinking: How Alcohol Affects Your Body and Mind. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (QP801 .A3 D37 2011)

Dying to Be Thin. Dir. Larkin McPhee. Narr. Susan Sarandon. 2000. WGBH Video, 2004. DVD.  (AV RC552 .E18 D95 2004)

Fisher, Louis. The Constitution and 9/11: Recurring Threats to America's Freedoms. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2008.  (KF7225 .F57 2008)

Gessen, Masha. The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin. New York: Riverhead Books, 2012.  (DK510.766 .P87 G47 2012)

Gilman, Rhoda R. Stand Up!: The Story of Minnesota's Protest Tradition. St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2012.  (HN79 .M6 G55 2012)

Gini, Al, and Alexei Marcoux. The Ethics of Business: A Concise Introduction. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2012.  (HF5387 .G555 2012)

Green, Kenneth P. Abundant Energy: The Fuel of Human Flourishing. Washington, DC: AEI Press, 2011.  (HD9502 .U52 G719 2011)

Hill, Janelle, Cheryl Lawhorne, and Don Philpott. Life After the Military: A Handbook for Transitioning Veterans. Military Life. Lanham, MD: Government Institutes, 2011.  (UB357 .H55 2011)

---. The Wounded Warrior Handbook: A Resource Guide for Returning Veterans. 2nd ed. Military Life. Lanham, MD: Government Institutes, 2012.  (UB363 .P55 2012)

Hogan, Jackie. Lincoln, Inc.: Selling the Sixteenth President in Contemporary America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (E457.2 .H69 2011)

Kussin, Steven Z. Doctor, Your Patient Will See You Now: Gaining the Upper Hand in Your Medical Care. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (R727.3 .K88 2011)

Lawhorne, Cheryl, and Don Philpott. Combat-Related Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD: A Resource and Recovery Guide. Military Life. Lanham, MD: Government Institutes, 2010.  (RC550 .L37 2010)

Leavitt, Jessica, and Fred Leavitt. Improving Medical Outcomes: The Psychology of Doctor-Patient Visits. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (R727.3 .L34 2011)

Maas, Jane. Mad Women: The Other Side of Life on Madison Avenue in the '60s and Beyond. New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2012.  (HF5810 .M33 A35 2012)

McKale, Donald M. Nazis After Hitler: How Perpetrators of the Holocaust Cheated Justice and Truth. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2012.  (D804.3 .M396 2012)

Parnell, Sean. Outlaw Platoon: Heroes, Renegades, Infidels, and the Brotherhood of War in Afghanistan. New York: William Morrow, 2012.  (DS371.413 .P38 2012)

Proctor, Pat. Task Force Patriot and the End of Combat Operations in Iraq: Corruption, Sectarian Strife, and a Country's Uncertain Future. Lanham, MD: Government Institutes, 2012.  (DS79.766 .P76 A3 2012)

Ratliff, Ben. Coltrane: The Story of a Sound. New York: Picador, 2008.  (ML419 .C645 R3 2008)

Restall, Matthew, and Amara Solari. 2012 and the End of the World: The Western Roots of the Maya Apocalypse. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (F1435.3 .C14 R47 2011)

Ross, Howard J. ReInventing Diversity: Transforming Organizational Community to Strengthen People, Purpose, and Performance. Alexandria, VA: SHRM, Inc., 2011.  (HF5549.5 .M5 R67 2011)

Rothkopf, David. Power, Inc.: The Epic Rivalry Between Big Business and Government--and the Reckoning That Lies Ahead. New York: Farrar, Straus, 2012.  (HD2350.8 .R68 2012)

Scheiber, Noam. The Escape Artists: How Obama's Team Fumbled the Recovery. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2012.  (HC106.84 .S34 2012)

Schilling, Richard. Portraits of the Prairie: The Land That Inspired Willa Cather. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2011.  (ND1839 .S335 A4 2011)

Serani, Deborah. Living With Depression: Why Biology and Biography Matter along the Path to Hope and Healing. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (RG852 .S47 2011)

The Singer's Voice: Breath. Joan Wall and Robert Caldwell. 1991. Insight Media, 2005. DVD.  (AV MT820 .B82 2005)

The Singer's Voice: Vocal Folds. Joan Wall and Robert Caldwell. 1992. Insight Media, 2005. DVD.  (AV MT821 .S56 2005)

Spellman, Frank R., and Revonna M. Bieber. Environmental Health and Science Desk Reference. Lanham, MD: Government Institutes, 2012.  (REF RA565 .S64 2012)

Surviving Sexual Violence: A Guide to Recovery and Empowerment. Ed. Thema Bryant-Davis. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (RC560 .S44 S87 2011)

Tabor, James D., and Simcha Jacobovici. The Jesus Discovery: The New Archaeological Find That Reveals the Birth of Christianity. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2012.  (BT460 .J248 2012)

Vile, John R. A Companion to the United States Constitution and Its Amendments. 5th ed. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (KF4550 .V55 2011)

Vizenor, Gerald. Chair of Tears: A Novel. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2012.  (PS3572 .I9 C45 2012)

Winters, Marcus A. Teachers Matter: Rethinking How Public Schools Identify, Reward, and Retain Great Educators. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2012.  (LB2835.25 .W56 2012)

Wizelman, Leah. When the War Never Ends: The Voices of Military Members with PTSD and Their Families. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.  (RC552 .P67 W5913 2011)

Ye'or, Bat. Europe, Globalization, and the Coming Universal Caliphate. Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2011.  (D1056.2 .M87 B38 2011)

McNaughton Collection

Perry, Thomas. Poison Flower: A Jane Whitefield Novel. New York: Mysterious Press, 2012.  (FIC PERRY)

Robinson, Peter. Before the Poison: A Novel. New York: William Morrow, 2012.  (FIC ROBIN)

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Happy Spring ~ Shorter Library Hours During Spring Break!

The library will be open during Spring Break. Our hours will be from 8:00 am to 3:45 pm, Monday through Friday. We will be open on Saturday March 17, but closed on Saturday March 10. Our regularly-scheduled hours will resume on Monday, March 19. Have a good break!