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It may be a little difficult to find a list of our newest books. Below are step by step instructions to see the list. Step 1 From the library homepage (library.clark.edu) click on Advanced Search. Step 2 Click on the New Books & Videos link. Step 3 Click on the link that starts with “New […]

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More and more people are using eBook readers to read. This is great if you have an eBook reader, but what if you don’t? Not to worry, you don’t need one. In fact, you can find more books than can shake a bookmark at, from the Internet Archive. Read on… The Internet Archive has a […]

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  Cannell Library will be closed for the President’s Day holiday on Friday, February 17th and Saturday, February 18th. We will reopen for our regular hours at 1pm on Sunday, February 19th. If you need assistance during the closure, you can chat with a reference librarian 24/7 or send us an email. Renewals and requests […]

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Why’s Pavel Popov, Clark Libraries’ IT Specialist and the technical brain behind our new library website, wearing a blue beanie? “Sure, the weather’s getting cold, but November 30 has also been deemed the third annual Blue Beanie Day for Web designers and developers who support Web standards. “Hundreds of supporters–who call themselves “Standardistas”–have already uploaded […]

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Photo from Wikimedia. Credit: Photohound Today starts the Year of the Rabbit according to the Spring Festival, or as it is more often referred to, the Chinese New Year.  If you want to learn more about this celebration we have many resources to recommend. The Encyclopedia of Contemporary Chinese Culture, edited by Edward L. Davis, […]

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Do you have a final and no chance to get that book you need from the library? It might be available for free online. EduChoices.org lists 25 online libraries that contain thousands of free books, plays, poems, magazines, newspapers, and much more. Need a quote from Plato? Check out #21. Perseus Digital Library from Tufts […]

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Image from Dryden Image Gallery/NASA photo NASA has a new, free ebook available entitled X-15: Extending the Frontiers of Flight by Dennis R. Jenkins. Here is a short description of the book from the Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate web site: The X-15 was the ultimate “X” vehicle. Built in the 1950s, she became the fastest […]

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Safari Books Online is the premier on-demand digital library providing over 9,800 technology, digital media and business books and videos online.  Clark College obtained a trial of a Custom Safari Books Online Library that contains a specially-tailored subset of 8,067 titles from Safari Books Online’s overall content.  This trial will expire on 1/8/2009.

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The Cannell Library has a new crop of online encyclopedias available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library database. Check them out! Encyclopedia of Counseling Encyclopedia of Educational Psychology Encyclopedia of Global Health Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change Encyclopedia of Obesity Check back in January 2009 for these two additional titles: Encyclopedia of Drugs, […]

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Cannell has access to over 6000 up-to-date, technical books through the database: IT PRO: Books 24×7. Do you need info on topics like: Desktop & Office Applications, Graphic Design, Networks, Operating Systems, Programming languages, Security, Software engineering, Web programming? Latest titles include: MindManager for Dummies PHP Programming Solutions Serial Port Complete Visualizing Information with Microsoft […]

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