Author Archives: Ellen Latorraca

About Ellen Latorraca

Reference & Instruction Librarian Liaison for the College of Education & Professional Studies

New Stuff Tuesday – December 19, 2017

Wordplay: a Toon Book Written & Illustrated by Ivan Brunetti Curriculum Collection, E Bru Easy Books, 2nd floor When the weather outside over winter break is too wintry – or not wintry enough – to hit the sledding hill with … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – November 7, 2017

Printer’s Error: Irreverent Stories from Book History by Rebecca & J.P. Romney, Read by J.P. Romney Z4 .R665 2017 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor Are you a bookaneer? A book sneak? A book weevil? A book bum? If you purchase … Continue reading

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Homecoming Story Time for Fledgling Warhawks: Friday, Nov. 3

Warhawk children ages 0-5, their siblings and caregivers are invited to a special Homecoming story time at Andersen Library. Enjoy stories, songs, and a craft that is perfect for a parade and for making noise at a football game. Brings … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – September 26, 2017

Spaceplane HERMES: Europe’s Dream of Independent Manned Spaceflight by Luc van den Abeelen TL795 .A24 2017 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor It’s a little early in the semester to be thinking about far away escapes, but this new arrival may … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday: August 15, 2017

A Speck in the Sea: A Story of Survival and Rescue By John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinski HD8039.F65 A3 2017 Browsing Books, 2nd floor You don’t have to be planning on late summer jaunt that involves boating of any sort … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – July 4, 2017

Ozobot Bit Starter Pack By Evollve, Inc. TJ211.2.O9 2016 Curriculum Collection, Teaching Tools, 2nd floor If you have never tried to code before, the Teaching Tools collection at Andersen Library has little robots to help you get started – Ozobot … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – May 23, 2016

Word of Mouse Written by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein; illustrated by Joe Sutphin F Pat Curriculum Collection, Fiction, 2nd floor From Stuart Little to Bernard and Bianca from The Rescuers, these little characters that squeak their way into children’s literature … Continue reading

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K-12 Textbook – Book Sale for April

The Library book sale carts are full of elementary, middle and high school textbooks. The majority of these are under 10 years old. Do you tutor? Do you need to review for Praxis CORE Mathematics this summer? Do you want to … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – April 11, 2017

The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters by Tom Nichols HM851 .N54 2017 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor Tom Nichols is a professor of national security affairs at the U.S. Naval War College, and … Continue reading

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5th Annual Stuffed Animal Sleepover Success: Boogie with a Book!

Did you notice little children and stuffed animals in the library this past Friday? Did a disco ball catch your eye? It’s no surprise! Twenty-eight children from ages 6 weeks to 9 years visited Andersen Library on April 7, 2017, to participate in … Continue reading

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