Banned Books Week is an annual event that celebrates the freedom to read. This year the thematic focus is on graphic novels and comics. Graphic novels have had a rocky and misunderstood past, and are still not considered a valuable form of storytelling to some. Graphic novels and comics are some of the more commonly […]
The CTC iCommons browsing collection has updated their holdings with new books to reflect the unique programs and classes offered at Columbia Tech Center! In this post, you’ll find information about books to expand upon and explore popular CTC subject areas like BMED, CAP, ESL, Mechatronics, and NAC. If you see an interesting title in […]
Check out the popular reading collection! We have new shelves for our newest collection. Many new books have been added since the introduction of the collection this past Fall.
Do you already need a break from studying? Looking for a good lunch-break book? The library has a new selection of quick and interesting books entitled the Popular Reading collection. It includes fiction such as Piers Anthony’s fantasy Xanth series or Michael Connolly’s thrillers as well as non-fiction such as building schools in Pakistan in […]
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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 […]
October has many more things going for it than Halloween. Did you know that October is: Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month Caffeine Addiction Recovery Month Domestic Violence Awareness Month Gay and Lesbian History Month Global Diversity Month National Roller Skating Month National Sarcastics Awareness Month Positive Attitude Month Squirrel Awareness Month Vegetarian Month Discover other enlightening, descriptive monthly […]
Remember there are fines for all checked out materials that are overdue! Important: Hourly reserves, laptops, calculators and headphones have an hourly overdue fee. $5.00 per hour for each item. Don’t forget to return these items on time. The fine for all checked out books, DVDs, CDs and all reserve items other than hourly loans, […]
March is Woman’s History month in the United States, so let’s take a moment to celebrate a group of women frequently overlooked in American history. Did you know over 1000 woman flew military aircraft during 1942-1944 in non-combat roles? No? Well, it’s true. If you want to read the fascinating history of how and why […]
Library resources on the life of George Washington, the first U.S. President: – books in the Cannell Library – article in the Encyclopedia Britannica – article in the International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences – websites recommended by the Library of Congress