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New Stuff Tuesday – October 31, 2017

Timekeepers by Simon Garfield QB213.G378 2016 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor Tick … Tock … How many times a day do you check the time? Once, twice, constantly? Yep, you’re obsessed! And that’s the point award-winning author Simon Garfield is … Continue reading

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Summit of Faith – October 2-5

This Fall, the Young Auditorium is sponsoring A Summit of Faith, based on the 13th Century encounter between St. Francis of Assisi and the Sultan of Egypt. The unusual meeting between these men is featured in Paul Moses’ book, The … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – September 19, 2017

How to Win an Argument: An Ancient Guide to the Art of Persuasion by Marcus Tullius Cicero PA6307 .A2 M39 2016 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor It’s nice to know that some things never go out of style. Take Cicero. … Continue reading

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Featured Resource: Reference Librarians

What are an organization’s most valuable assets? Its people, of course! So this month, we’re featuring Andersen Library’s seven Reference & Instruction Librarians and highlighting ways they can help you boost your academic performance. How Reference Librarians Can Help You … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – August 8, 2017

Bikes vs Cars Written and directed by Fredrik Gertten Browsing DVD HE 5736 .B55 2016 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor One glance at just about any large city anywhere will tell you that cities are built around the automobile. College … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – June 27, 2017

Cafe Neandertal: Excavating Our Past in One of Europe’s Most Ancient Places By Beebe Bahrami GN285 .B34 2017 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor If you’re interested in human prehistory, travel writer Beebe Bahrami can introduce you to some long-lost relatives. … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – May 16, 2017

Super Hummingbirds Written by Janet Hess, Narrated by Patricia Clarkson QL 696 .A558 N38 2016 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor Did you know that a hummingbird’s heart beats more than 1,200 times in a minute? And that their tiny wings … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – April 4, 2017

Coyote America: A Natural & Supernatural History by Dan Flores QB 791.3 .R36 2015 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor Ooooh, there were so many interesting books on the New Arrivals Island, it was hard to choose just one this week. … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – February 21, 2017

The Art of Crayon: Draw, Color, Resist, Sculpt, Carve! by Lorraine Bell NC855 .B445 2016 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor A brand new box of crayons. Remember the funny waxy scent, the perfectly chiselled tips — and how they never … Continue reading

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New Stuff Tuesday – January 10, 2017

The Cyber Effect: A Pioneering Cyberpsychologist Explains How Human Behavior Changes Online by Mary Aiken BF199 .A37 2016 New Arrivals Island, 2nd floor Why do people do creepy things online — stuff they wouldn’t do in person? According to world-renowned … Continue reading

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