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 […]
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 […]
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.
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, […]
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 […]
We have a new online service to offer you. It is called LearningExpress Library.Here is a brief description taken from the LearningExpress Library’s press release: “Log on to a computer and enjoy free, unlimited access to interactive skill-building courses and a broad range of practice tests based on such official exams as the ACT, SAT, […]
“Check out” this e-book, available through NetLibrary until the end of June.
“Check out” this e-book, available through NetLibrary until the end of May.
The library just added 33 new full-text e-books to the library’s IT-Pro (information technology) Collection. These books, and hundreds of others, appear in the library’s book catalog, or you can go directly to IT Pro (Library Home Page –> Books –> IT Pro Collection). From both on and off campus, sign in with your name […]