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New Stuff Tuesday – December 3, 2019

Semicolon: The Past, Present, and Future of a Misunderstood Mark by Cecelia Watson New Arrivals Island, 2nd Floor PE1450 .W38 2019 The semicolon?! Perhaps you are thinking it was a slow day at the New Arrivals Island. That the selections … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – October 22, 2019

Gravity’s Century: From Einstein’s Eclipse to Images of Black Holes by Ron Cowen New Arrivals Island, 2nd Floor QC173.6 .C36 2019 It’s been a while since the Physics Department hosted their Friday night Observatory Lectures. So I’ve selected this astrophysics … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – September 10, 2019

Wayfinding: The Science and Mystery of How Humans Navigate the Worldby M. R. O’ConnorQP443 .O28 2019New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor How do humans get around, anyway? We don’t have little magnetic chips in our heads like so many bird species … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – June 18, 2019

It’s all a Game: The History of Board Games from Monopoly to Settlers of Catan by Tristan Donovan GV1312 .D66 2017 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor Let’s play a game! Did you know Andersen Library has its own collection of … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – May 7, 2019

North on the Wing: Travels With the Songbird Migration of Spring by Bruce M. Beehler QL698.9 .B44 2018 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor Just last week I was sitting in a meeting in the Library Conference Room when something caught … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – March 26, 2019

Nature’s Mutiny: How the Little Ice Age of the Long Seventeenth Century Transformed the West and Shaped the Present by Philipp Blom QC903.2 .E85 B5613 2019 New Arrivals Island, 2nd Floor Perhaps it’s unkind to remind you of ice and … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – February 12, 2019

The Making of the Middle Sea: A History of the Mediterranean from the Beginning to the Emergence of the Classical World by Cyprian Broodbank DE 86 .B76 2013 New Arrivals Island, 2nd Floor We received this lovely — and hefty … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – Christmas Day 2018

Jewelry for Gentlemen by James Sherwood; special photographs by Andy Barnham NK7305 .S54 2018 New Arrivals Island, 2nd Floor It’s Christmas Day. Perhaps Santa left something shiny for you under the tree. But most likely any gift will pale in … Continue reading

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Holiday Book Sale

The holiday season is upon us. This month’s book sale features $1 and $2 giftworthy books! This month’s subjects include children’s books, history (especially Latin American history), philosophy, and computer science – and, of course, there are a smattering of … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – October 2, 2018

God is No Thing: Coherent Christianity by Rupert Shortt BT1103 .S54 2016 New Arrivals Island, 2nd Floor When I was in junior high, we had a day when parents came to our class and talked about whatever was on their … Continue reading

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