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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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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 […]

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Beware of Fines!

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, […]

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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 […]

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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

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Olympic Games

The Winter 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver, BC begin February 12 and will conclude on February 28. Interested in learning about the history of the Olympics? Find books about the Olympics in the Cannell Library’s catalog.

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New Library Books

Check out the complete list of new library books here. Presentation Zen Cannell New Books T385 .R4874 2008   Socialnomics Cannell New Books  HF5415 .1265 .Q83  2009 Start with the Answer Cannell New Books HD 57.7 .S435 2009

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Check out this new book in the library: Cannell New Books LB2395 .R76 2008.  Preview this book on Google Books.

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New “Green” Books

Check out these titles on the New Books shelves: Early spring: an ecologist and her children wake to a warming world. Seidel, Amy. QC981.8.G56 S45 2009 Eco barons : the dreamers, schemers, and millionaires who are saving our planet. Humes, Edward. GE195 .H857 2009 Green your work : boost your bottom line while reducing your […]

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Fine-tune your nonverbal intelligence, with What Every BODY Is Saying: An Ex-FBI Agent’s Guide to Speed-Reading People. “Joe Navarro, a former FBI counterintelligence officer and a recognized expert on nonverbal behavior, explains how to “speed-read” people: decode sentiments and behaviors, avoid hidden pitfalls, and look for deceptive behaviors. You’ll also learn how your body language […]

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