Monday, September 22, 2008

New items added in September

Here are a few of the items added to the Library's collection in September. The complete New Item List is available on the Collections page on our web site.

Queer theology : rethinking the western body / edited by Gerard Loughlin BT708 .Q44 2007

The counterfeiters [videorecording] = Die Fälscher The counterfeiters /written and directed by Stefan Ruzowitzky D743.23 .F35 2008

Articulating citizenship : civic education and student politics in Southeastern China, 1912-1940 / Robert Culp JQ1517.A2 C858 2007

Zwartboek [videorecording] = Black book / screenplay by Gerard Soeteman, Paul Verhoeven PN1997.2 .B533 2007

As far as my feet will carry me [videorecording] / screenplay written by Bastian Clevé, Hardy Martins, Bernd Schwamm. PN1997.2.S69 A84 2007

A concise companion to Shakespeare and the text / edited by Andrew Murphy. PR3071 .C665 2007

Sir Cumference and the dragon of pi : a math adventure / by Cindy Neuschwander illustrated by Wayne Geehan 516.15 N3989s


Friday, June 06, 2008

Items added to the collection on June 6

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

The Holocaust : roots, history, and aftermath
Crowe, David.
D804.3 .C77 2008

Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it
Stricker, Frank.
HC110.P6 S78 2007

The local economic impact of Wal-Mart
Hicks, Michael J.
HF5465.U64 W354 2007

When sex goes to school : warring views on sex--and sex education--since the sixties
Luker, Kristin.
HQ57.5.A3 L84 2007

Atrocities on trial : historical perspectives on the politics of prosecuting war crimes
KZ1176 .A88 2008

Masculine singular : French new wave cinema
Sellier, Genevieve.
PN1993.5.F7 S3713 2008

The religion and film reader
PN1995.5 .R457 2007

The novel now : contemporary British fiction
Bradford, Richard, 1957-
PR881 .B684 2007

I was told there'd be cake : essays
Crosley, Sloane.
PS3603.R673 I3 2008

An introduction to community health
McKenzie, James F., 1948-
RA445 .M29 2008


Tuesday, March 25, 2008

Items added to the collection on March 20

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Sex, marriage, and family in world religions
BL65.S4 S48 2006

Collected memories : Holocaust history and postwar testimony
Browning, Christopher R.
D804.348 .B77 2003

Sexual ethics and Islam : feminist reflections on Qur'an, hadith, and jurisprudence
Ali, Kecia.
HQ32 .A45 2006

The making of the American conservative mind : National review and its times
Hart, Jeffrey Peter, 1930-
JC573.2.U6 H38 2005

Women and migration in the U.S.-Mexico borderlands : a reader
JV6602 .W66 2007

Educator's podcast guide
Williams, Bard.
LB1044.87 .W53 2007

Developing and sustaining a research-supportive curriculum : a compendium of successful practices
LB2326.3 .D48 2007

Handbook for the beginning music teacher
Conway, Colleen Marie.
MT1 .C65 2006

Every inch a woman : phallic possession, femininity, and the text
Brooks, Carellin.
PN56.G54 B76 2006

True stories : a century of literary journalism
Sims, Norman.
PS366.R44 S56 2007

Self, senility, and Alzheimer's disease in modern America : a history
Ballenger, Jesse F.
RC523 .B25 2006

The pain of depression a journey through the darkness
DVD RC537 .P35 2007

Fire in the hole mining disasters
DVD TN315 .F57


Tuesday, March 11, 2008

Items added to the collection on March 6

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

The ethics of war : shared problems in different traditions
B105.W3 E86 2006

Gaming : essays on algorithmic culture
Galloway, Alexander R., 1974-
GV1469.34.S63 G35 2006

Stravinsky : a creative spring : Russia and France, 1882-1934
Walsh, Stephen, 1942-
ML410.S932 W345 2002

Politics of the female body : postcolonial women writers of the Third World
Katrak, Ketu H.
PR9080.5 .K38 2006

Critical issues facing the Middle East : security, politics, and economics
UA832 .C75 2006

Naval warfare in the age of sail : the evolution of fighting tactics, 1650-1815
Tunstall, Brian, 1900-1970.
Quarto V167 .T86 2001

Improving classroom questions
Chuska, Kenneth R.
Curr 371.37 C476im 2003


Monday, February 25, 2008

Items added to the collection on February 25

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Lead like Jesus : lessons from the greatest leadership role model of all times
Blanchard, Kenneth H.
BV4597.53.L43 B575 2005

Okinawa : the last battle
D769.A534 A67 2005

Sport, rhetoric, and gender : historical perspectives and media representations
GV706.5 .S7364 2006

The sports book : the games, the rules, the tactics, the techniques
GV707 .S6967 2007

China and the new world order : how entrepreneurship, globalization, and borderless business are reshaping China and the world
Gu, Zhibin.
HF1604 .G8 2006

The prison and the gallows : the politics of mass incarceration in America
Gottschalk, Marie.
HV9471 .G67 2006

Reinventing the feature story : mythic cycles in American literary journalism
Shapiro, Stephanie.
PN4784.F37 S537 2005

Hot politics
DVD QC981.8.G56 H68 2007

Formation, evolution, and stability of coastal cliffs : status and trends
Quarto QE75 .P7 no.1693

Introduction to kinesiology : studying physical activity
Quarto QP303 .I53 2005

El lector = the reader
Durbin, William, 1951-
Juv D9328le

Useful fools
Schmidt, C. A.
Juv Sch527u


Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Items added to the collection on February 12

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Religious literacy : what every American needs to know--and doesn't
Prothero, Stephen R.
BL42.5.U5 P76 2007b

Sing them over again to me : hymns and hymnbooks in America
BV313 .S56 2006

The Chinese cultural revolution as history
DS778.7 .C4563 2006

The archaeology of warfare : prehistories of raiding and conquest
GN799.W26 A73 2006

Trust : the secret weapon of effective business leaders
Bloomgarden, Kathy F. (Kathy Finn), 1949-
HD57.7 .B569 2007

Hooking up : sex, dating, and relationships on campus
Bogle, Kathleen A.
HQ35.2 .B65 2008

The language of art : inquiry-based studio practices in early childhood settings
Pelo, Ann, 1965-
Quarto LB1139.5.A78 P45 2007

Creating welcoming schools : a practical guide to home-school partnerships with diverse families
Allen, JoBeth.
LC225.3 .A45 2007

Pin-up grrrls : feminism, sexuality, popular culture
Buszek, Maria Elena, 1971-
N7630 .B87 2006

21st century journalism : a practical guide
PN4784.O62 A15 2007

Identifying marks : race, gender, and the marked body in nineteenth-century America
Putzi, Jennifer.
PS217.B63 P88 2006

Fellow travelers
Mallon, Thomas, 1951-
PS3563.A43157 F45 2007

Understanding bioinformatics
Zvelebil, Marketa J.
Quarto QH324.2 .Z84 2008

Ecology of freshwater and estuarine wetlands
QH541.5.M3 E266 2006

Advancing health literacy : a framework for understanding and action
Zarcadoolas, Christina, 1948-
RA440.5 .Z37 2006

In the name of God
Jolin, Paula.
Juv J682in


Monday, February 04, 2008

Items added to the collection on February 4

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Death and religion in a changing world
BL504 .D363 2006

India before Europe
Asher, Catherine Ella Blanshard.
DS452 .A84 2006

Cycles of conflict, centuries of change : crisis, reform, and revolution in Mexico
F1231.5 .C8513 2007

Mad seasons : the story of the first Women's Professional Basketball League, 1978-1981
Porter, Karra.
GV885.515.W66 P67 2006

Alternative energy : political, economic, and social feasibility
Simon, Christopher A., 1968-
HD9502.U52 S544 2007

The cell phone reader : essays in social transformation
HE9713 .C44 2006

Contacts desired : gay and lesbian communications and community, 1940s-1970s
Meeker, Martin.
HQ76.25 .M44 2006

The prison and the gallows : the politics of mass incarceration in America
Gottschalk, Marie.
HV9471 .G67 2006

Differentiating instruction with technology in K-5 classrooms
Smith, Grace E.
Quarto LB1031 .S62 2007

Evidence-based practices and programs for early childhood care and education
LB1139.23 .E89 2007

The politics of news : the news of politics
P95.8 .P655 2008

Teaching French grammar in context : theory and practice
Katz, Stacey L., 1963-
PC2066 .K38 2007

Global warming in the 21st century
Johansen, Bruce E. (Bruce Elliott), 1950-
QC981.8.G56 J643 2006

Big coal : the dirty secret behind America's energy future
Goodell, Jeff.
TN805.A5 G665 2007


Monday, January 21, 2008

Items added to the collection on January 21

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

The Shia revival : how conflicts within Islam will shape the future
Nasr, Seyyed Vali Reza, 1960-
BP194.185 .N37 2007

China's geography : globalization and the dynamics of political,economic, and social change
DS706 .C51138 2007

Ecological ethics : an introduction
Curry, Patrick.
GE42 .C85 2006

Environmental issues in American history : a reference guide with primary documents
Magoc, Chris J., 1960-
GE150 .M338 2006

Transgender rights
HQ77.9 .T716 2006

The history of terrorism : from antiquity to al Qaeda
HV6431 .H5713 2007

Conservatism in America : making sense of the American right
Gottfried, Paul.
JC573.2.U6 G68 2007

Cinema anime : critical engagements with Japanese animation
NC1766.J3 C56 2006

Gay TV and straight America
Becker, Ron, 1969-
PN1992.8.H64 B43 2006

Like son : a novel
Lemus, Felicia Luna, 1975-
PS3612.E48 L55 2007

Stem cells
Kelly, Evelyn B.
QH588.S83 K45 2007

Water-quality engineering in natural systems
Chin, David A.
TD365 .C485 2006


Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Items added to the collection on January 16

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Out of Eden : Adam and Eve and the problem of evil
Kahn, Paul W., 1952-
BJ1401 .K34 2007

From pews to polling places : faith and politics in the American religious mosaic
BL2525 .F76 2007

The Blackwell companion to the Quran
BP130.4 .B57 2006

God hates fags : the rhetorics of religious violence
Cobb, Michael L.
BR115.H6 C63 2006

The last freedom : religion from the public school to the public square
Viteritti, Joseph P., 1946-
BR516 .V58 2007

Straight to Jesus : sexual and Christian conversions in the ex-gay movement
Erzen, Tanya.
BV4437.5 .E79 2006

"Be not deceived" : the sacred and sexual struggles of gay and ex-gay Christian men
Wolkomir, Michelle, 1966-
BV4596.G38 W65 2006

Behind the bamboo curtain : China, Vietnam, and the world beyond Asia
DS740.5.V5 B44 2006

Gaming as culture : essays on reality, identity and experience in fantasy games
GV1469.6 .G36 2006

A thousand barrels a second : the coming oil break point and the challenges facing an energy dependent world
Tertzakian, Peter.
HD9502.A2 T473 2006

Business inside out : capturing millions of brand-loyal gay consumers
Witeck, Robert.
HF5415.33.U6 W58 2006

The age of abundance : how prosperity transformed America's politics and culture
Lindsey, Brink.
HN57 .L54 2007

Sexuality in the Arab world
HQ18.A65 S49 2006

The Meaning of marriage : family, state, market, and morals
HQ536 .M415 2006

Policing gangs in America
Katz, Charles M.
HV8080.G35 K38 2006

Classic chic : music, fashion, and modernism
Davis, Mary E., 1959-
ML3470 .D37 2006

Know what I mean? : reflections on hip-hop
Dyson, Michael Eric.
ML3531 .D97 2007

Falling man : a novel
DeLillo, Don.
PS3554.E4425 F36 2007

Michael Tolliver lives
Maupin, Armistead.
PS3563.A878 M53 2007

Handbook of bioethics and religion
R725.55 .H36 2006

The epidemic : (a global history of AIDS)
Engel, Jonathan.
RA643.8 .E54 2006

The age of oil : the mythology, history, and future of the world's most controversial resource
Maugeri, Leonardo, 1964-
TN870 .M339 2006

Typography and graphic design : from antiquity to the present
Jubert, Roxane.
Quarto Z246 .J8313 2006


Monday, December 17, 2007

Items added to the collection on December 17

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Understanding the Bible
Harris, Stephen L., 1937-
BS475.3 .H32 2007

The Presbyterian experience in Egypt, 1950-2000
Lorimer, John Graham, 1924-
BV3570 .L67 2007

One-handed catch
Auch, Mary Jane.
Juv Au22on

Interdisciplinary instruction using museums
Floyd, Minuette B. (Minuette Byers).
PDK Fastback no.524

Using interactive Internet sites in teaching
Wishnietsky, Dan H.
PDK Fastback no.525

Peer tutoring do's and don'ts
Pugh, Kathryne H.
PDK Fastback no.528

Teaching K-8 literature with trade books
Potter, Rosemary Lee.
PDK Fastback no.530

Quest for truth : scientific progress and religious beliefs
Singham, Mano.
291.175 Si647q

Beyond tracking : finding success in inclusive schools
371.252 B4689

Virtual schooling : issues in the development of E-learning policy
371.358 V8199


Thursday, December 06, 2007

Items added to the collection on December 5

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

The practice of virtue : classic and contemporary readings in virtue ethics
BJ1521 .P73 2006

Lutherans and the longest war : adrift on a sea of doubt about the Cold and Vietnam Wars, 1964-1975
Settje, David E., 1970-
BR115.P7 S393 2007

British warships of the age of sail, 1793-1817 : design, construction, careers and fates
Winfield, Rif.
Quarto DA87.7 .W56 2005

The dictators : Hitler's Germany and Stalin's Russia
Overy, R. J.
DD247.H5 O94 2004

Statistics for people who (think they) hate statistics
Salkind, Neil J.
HA29 .S2365 2007

Statistics for real-life sample surveys : non-simple-random samples and weighted data
Dorofeev, Sergey.
HA31.2 .D67 2006

No green berries or leaves : the creative journey of an artist in glass
Stankard, Paul, 1943-
NK5198.S677 A2 2004

Reporting the war : freedom of the press from the American revolution to the War on terrorism
Cooke, John Byrne.
PN4888.W37 C66 2007

Linear partial differential equations for scientists and engineers
Tyn Myint U.
QA377 .T96 2007

Mathematics for physics
Woolfson, M. M.
QC23.2 .W66 2007

The power of fashion : about design and meaning
TT519 .P69 2006

Click, clack, quackity-quack : an alphabetical adventure
Cronin, Doreen.
Juv C8816cq

Henry's freedom box
Levine, Ellen.
Juv L5786he

McCormick, Patricia, 1956-
Juv M1374s

Smash! mash! crash! there goes the trash!
Odanaka, Barbara.
Juv Od1sm

Arrorró, mi niño : Latino lullabies and gentle games
398.8 Ar697

Alphabet explosion! : search and count from alien to zebra
Nickle, John.
428.13 N536a

What stinks?
Singer, Marilyn.
591.51 Si645w

Heroes of baseball : the men who made it America's favorite game
Lipsyte, Robert.
796.357 L669h

Amelia to Zora : twenty-six women who changed the world
Chin-Lee, Cynthia.
920.72 C4412am


Tuesday, November 27, 2007

Items added to the collection on November 27

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

War at sea in the age of sail, 1650-1850
Lambert, Andrew D., 1956-
D215 .L36 2005

Physical education self- management for healthy, active lifestyles
Carpenter, Jeff.
GV443 .C376 2007

Developing and branding the fashion merchandising portfolio
Bubonia-Clarke, Janace.
Quarto HD9940.A2 B83 2007

Polling and the public : what every citizen should know
Asher, Herbert B.
HM1236 .A75 2007

Media power in politics
HN90.M3 M43 2007

Intelligence analysis : a target-centric approach
Clark, Robert M.
JF1525.I6 C548 2007

Electing congress : new rules for an old game
JK1968 2004 .M34 2007

Courts and judicial policymaking
Banks, Christopher P.
KF8700 .B36 2008

The intern files : how to get, keep, and make the most of your internship
Fedorko, Jamie.
LC1072.I58 F43 2006

Visual communication : images with messages
Lester, Paul Martin.
Quarto P93.5 .L47 2006

Caped crusaders 101 : composition through comic books
Kahan, Jeffrey, 1964-
PN6725 .K34 2006


Monday, November 26, 2007

Items added to the collection on November 15

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

John Dewey, Confucius, and global philosophy
Grange, Joseph, 1940-
B945.D44 G72 2004

The World War I reader
D509 .W85 2007

Savage peace : hope and fear in America, 1919
Hagedorn, Ann.
E766 .H34 2007

The Reagan diaries
Reagan, Ronald.
Am Pres E877 .A3 2007

Contemporary sport management
Quarto GV713 .C66 2007

Understanding and using advanced statistics
Foster, Jeremy J.
HA29 .F583 2006

Mail and internet surveys : the tailored design method
Dillman, Don A., 1941-
HM538 .D55 2007

Trafficking and the global sex industry
HQ281 .T7137 2006

The values campaign? : the Christian right and the 2004 elections
JK526 2004 .V35 2006

Second chance : three presidents and the crisis of American superpower
Brzezinski, Zbigniew, 1928-
Am Pres JZ1480 .B69 2007

Understanding Islamic law : from classical to contemporary
KBP144 .U53 2006

Judicial politics : readings from Judicature
KF8775.A7 J8 2005

Action chicks : new images of tough women in popular culture
P94.5.W652 U614 2004

The DC Comics guide to writing comics
O'Neil, Dennis, 1939-
PN1998.2 .O54 2001

The best creative nonfiction
PS659.2 .B473 2007

Landslides : processes, prediction, and land use
Sidle, Roy C.
QE599.A2 S56 2006

A field guide to conservation finance
Clark, Story.
QH76 .C53 2007

A biologist's guide to mathematical modeling in ecology and evolution
Otto, Sarah P., 1967-
QH541.15.M3 O88 2007


Wednesday, November 07, 2007

Items added to the collection on November 7

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Handbook of moral development
BF723.M54 H354 2006

Dying and rising with Christ : the theology of Paul the Apostle
Callan, Terrance, 1947-
BS2651 .C28 2006

Doing oral history : a practical guide
Ritchie, Donald A., 1945-
D16.14 .R57 2003

New rules @ work : 79 etiquette tips, tools, and techniques to get ahead and stay ahead
Pachter, Barbara.
HF5389 .P3 2006

Gender trouble : feminism and the subversion of identity
Butler, Judith, 1956-
HQ1154 .B88 2006

Fundamentals of forensic science
Houck, Max M.
HV8073 .H77 2006

American intergovernmental relations : foundations, perspectives, and issues
JK311 .A48 2007

Going dirty : the art of negative campaigning
Mark, David, 1973-
JK2281 .M365 2007

Writing for animation, comics & games
Marx, Christy.
PN1996 .M446 2007

Digital media : transformations in human communication
QA76.575 .D5383 2006

Endurance sports nutrition
Eberle, Suzanne Girard, 1962-
TX361.A8 E39 2007

The Manny files
Burch, Christian.
Juv B892m

Dooby dooby moo
Cronin, Doreen.
Juv C8816do

Jurassic poop : what dinosaurs (and others) left behind
Berkowitz, Jacob.
560.43 B4554j

John Glenn : young astronaut
Burgan, Michael.
629.45 B91j

Frankenstein makes a sandwich : and other stories you're sure to like, because they're all about monsters, and some of them are also about food..
Rex, Adam.
811.6 R329f


Thursday, October 18, 2007

Items added to the collection on October 18

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Saudi Arabia and Ethiopia : Islam, Christianity, and politics entwined
Erlikh, Hagai.
BL65.P7 E75 2007

Sobibor : a history of a Nazi death camp
Schelvis, Jules.
D805.P7 S313 2007

Born in the country : a history of rural America
Danbom, David B., 1947-
E179 .D25 2006

Beyond the river : the untold story of the heroes of the Underground Railroad
Hagedorn, Ann.
E450 .H165 2004

Foundations of sport and exercise psychology
Weinberg, Robert S. (Robert Stephen).
Quarto GV706.4 .W38 2007

Social psychology : handbook of basic principles
Quarto HM1033 .S637 2007

Building suburbia : green fields and urban growth, 1820-2000
Hayden, Dolores.
HT352.U5 H39 2004

The seven laws of presidential leadership : an introduction to the American presidency
Dunn, Charles W.
Am Pres JK516 .D86 2007

Presidential leadership : politics and policy making
Edwards, George C.
Am Pres JK516 .E32 2006

Out of the labyrinth : setting mathematics free
Kaplan, Robert, 1933-
QA13 .K37 2007

Quantum computing devices : principles, designs, and analysis
QA76.889 .Q832 2007

Discrete mathematics
Aigner, Martin, 1942-
QA76.9.M35 A3413 2007

Fitness for life : middle school
Corbin, Charles B.
Quarto RJ133 .C665 2007


Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Items added to the collection on October 10

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

The mathematics of behavior
Hunt, Earl B.
BF39 .H86 2007

Mistakes were made (but not by me) : why we justify foolish beliefs, bad decisions, and hurtful acts
Tavris, Carol.
BF337.C63 T38 2007

Contemporary Mormonism : Latter-day Saints in modern America
Bushman, Claudia L.
BX8611 .B83 2006

Revolution and resistance in Eastern Europe : challenges to communist rule
DJK50 .R48 2006

Groundwater age
Kazemi, Gholam A.
GB1001.72.R34 K39 2006

Groundwater geophysics : a tool for hydrogeology
GB1005 .G76 2006

Mansfield, Harvey Claflin, 1932-
HQ1090 .M365 2006

Gates of injustice : the crisis in America's prisons
Elsner, Alan.
HV9471 .E37 2006

Using data analysis to improve student learning : toward 100% proficiency
Wong, Ovid K.
LB1028.43 .W556 2007

Engaging large classes : strategies and techniques for college faculty
LB3013.2 .E54 2002

Improving schools for Latinos : creating better learning environments
Valverde, Leonard A.
LC2670.3 .V35 2006

Postmodern ceramics
Del Vecchio, Mark.
NK3930 .D45 2001

Cashmore, Ernest.
P94.6 .C376 2006

Writing true : the art and craft of creative nonfiction
Perl, Sondra.
PE1408 .P43723 2006

American carnival : journalism under siege in an age of new media
Henry, Neil, 1954-
PN4888.E8 H46 2007

The genius of Euler : reflections on his life and work
QA29.E8 G46 2007

Information security : principles and practice
Stamp, Mark.
QA76.9.A25 S69 2006

Introduction to bioinformatics
Tramontano, Anna.
QH324.2 .T73 2007

Mapping of the soil
Legros, Jean-Paul.
S592.147 .L44 2006


Wednesday, October 03, 2007

Items added to the collection on October 3

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

The Lucifer effect : understanding how good people turn evil
Zimbardo, Philip G.
BF789.E94 Z56 2007

Islam vs. Islamism : the dilemma of the Muslim world
Demant, Peter R., 1951-
BP161.3 .D46 2006

Sexual liberation : the scandal of Christendom
Lawrence, Raymond J., Jr.
BT708 .L43 2007

Nazi empire-building and the Holocaust in Ukraine
Lower, Wendy.
DK508.833 .L69 2005

Warfare in Chinese history
DS738 .W36 2000

Big sports, big business : a century of league expansions, mergers, and reorganizations
Jozsa, Frank P., 1941-
GV583 .J653 2006

The Great Lakes water wars
Annin, Peter.
HD1695.G69 A56 2006

Rumor psychology : social and organizational approaches
DiFonzo, Nicholas.
HM1241 .D54 2007

European sexualities, 1400- 1800
Crawford, Katherine, 1966-
HQ18.E8 C73 2007

Gay power : an American revolution
Eisenbach, David.
HQ76.8.U5 E47 2006

The politics of organized crime and the organized crime of politics : a study in criminal power
Schulte-Bockholt, Alfredo, 1961-
HV6441 .S38 2006

Scientific jury selection
Lieberman, Joel D.
KF8979 .L54 2007

J.S. Bach : a life in music
Williams, Peter F.
ML410.B1 W7122 2007

Rix Mills remembered : an Appalachian boyhood
Patton, Paul W., 1921-
Quarto ND237.P2544 A2 2003

Wear your chair : when fashion meets interior design
Griffin, Judith.
Quarto TT560 .G75 2007

Naval shipbuilders of the world : from the age of sail to the present day
Winklareth, Robert J.
VM298.5 .W55 2000


Thursday, September 27, 2007

Items added to the collection on September 26

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Chinese politics in the Hu Jintao era : new leaders, new challenges
Lam, Willy Wo-Lap.
DS779.46 .L35 2006

American vertigo : traveling America in the footsteps of Tocqueville
Levy, Bernard Henri.
E169.Z83 L48 2006

Global coastal change
Valiela, Ivan.
Quarto GB451.2 .V35 2006

Fashion : a philosophy
Svendsen, Lars.
GT521 .S8413 2006

The omnivore's dilemma : a natural history of four meals
Pollan, Michael.
GT2850 .P65 2006

Marriage, a history : how love conquered marriage
Coontz, Stephanie.
HQ503 .C66 2006

Inside a U.S. embassy : how the foreign service works for America
JZ1405 .I55 2005

The spirit of service : exploring faith, service, and social justice in higher education
LC220.5 .S635 2006

Queer images : a history of gay and lesbian film in America
Benshoff, Harry M.
PN1995.9.H55 B44 2006

The impact of Franklin Pierce on Nathaniel Hawthorne : friendship, politics, and the literary imagination
Williamson, Richard.
PS1888 .W55 2006

Making sense of data : a practical guide to exploratory data analysis and data mining
Myatt, Glenn J., 1969-
QA276 .M92 2007

Human behavior, learning, and the developing brain
RJ506.D47 H86 2007

Ask & tell : gay and lesbian veterans speak out
Estes, Steve, 1972-
UB418.G38 E77 2007


Monday, September 10, 2007

Mental Measurements Yearbook and Tests in Print

Two new databases have been added to support research needs in psychology, education, and business. Mental Measurements Yearbook and Tests in Print will help you search over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Information about the test's purpose, price, acronym, intended population, administration time, publication date(s) and author(s) is provided. Use both databases together to find reviews and determine commercial availability.

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Items added to the collection on September 7

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

The religions next door: what we need to know about Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam--and what reporters are missing
Olasky, Marvin N.
BR127 .O43 2004

Recording oral history : a guide for the humanities and social sciences
Yow, Valerie Raleigh.
D16.14 .Y68 2005

Sense of history : the place of the past in American life
Glassberg, David.
E175.9 .G58 2001

Dispatches from the field : neophyte ethnographers in a changing world
GN346 .D57 2006

Athletic development : the art & science of functional sports conditioning
Gambetta, Vern.
GV341 .G323 2007

Designing effective instructional tasks for physical education and sports
Griffey, David C. (David Charles).
GV365 .G75 2007

Smart land-use analysis : the LUCIS model land-use conflict identification strategy
Carr, Margaret H., 1952-
HD108.4 .C37 2007

Male-male intimacy in early America : beyond romantic friendships
Benemann, William, 1949-
HQ76.3.U5 B46 2006

Policing Paris : the origins of modern immigration control between the wars
Rosenberg, Clifford D., 1969-
JV7995.P37 R67 2006

The challenges of No Child Left Behind : understanding the issues of excellence, accountability, and choice
Irons, E. Jane.
LB2806.22 .I76 2007

The prints of Roger Shimomura : a catalogue raisonné, 1968-2005
Stamey, Emily.
NE539.S46 A4 2007

Partners in wonder : women and the birth of science fiction, 1926-1965
Davin, Eric Leif.
PS374.A35 D38 2006

The road
McCarthy, Cormac, 1933-
PS3563.C337 R63 2006

Native guard
Trethewey, Natasha D., 1966-
PS3570.R433 N38 2007

The math behind the music
Harkleroad, Leon, 1955-
QA19.M87 H37 2006

Designing for interaction : creating smart applications and clever devices
Saffer, Dan (Daniel).
QA76.9.H58 S24 2007

Physical activity interventions in children and adolescents
Ward, Dianne Stanton.
RJ133 .W37 2007

Visual design fundamentals : a digital approach
Hashimoto, Alan.
TA174 .H313 2004

Warfare in China to 1600
U43.C6 W37 2005


Friday, August 24, 2007

Items added to the collection on August 22

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

From Asgard to Valhalla : the remarkable history of the Norse myths
O'Donoghue, Heather.
BL860 .O36 2007

Baptists in North America : an historical perspective
Brackney, William H.
BX6235 .B629 2006

The Mormons
DVD BX8611 .M67 2007

Perilous power : the Middle East & U.S. foreign policy : dialogues on terror, democracy, war, and justice
Chomsky, Noam.
DS63.2.U5 C445 2007

Blackwater : the rise of the world's most powerful mercenary army
Scahill, Jeremy.
DS79.76 .S322 2007

British Buckeyes : the English, Scots, and Welsh in Ohio, 1700-1900
Van Vugt, William E., 1957-
F500.B7 V36 2006

Economic development a global challenge
DVD HD75 .E26 2007

Flag wars
DVD HQ76.25 .F53 2007

Debating political reform in China : rule of law vs. democratization
JQ1510 .D43 2006

Textbook reds : schoolbooks, ideology, and Eastern German identity
Rodden, John.
LB3048.G3 R63 2006

Interaction of color
Albers, Josef.
ND1489 .A4 2006

Pretend we're dead : capitalist monsters in American pop culture
Newitz, Annalee, 1969-
PN1995.9.M6 N49 2006

Dante : the poet, the political thinker, the man
Reynolds, Barbara, 1914-
PQ4335 .R49 2006

The future is queer
PS648.H57 F88 2006

Arthur Cayley : mathematician laureate of the Victorian age
Crilly, A. J.
QA29 .C39 C75 2006

Fundamentals of game design
Adams, Ernest.
QA76.76.C672 A322 2007

Enzyme kinetics and mechanism
Cook, Paul F.
QP601.5 .C65 2007


Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Introducing our BRAND NEW Popular Reading Collection!

Have some spare time? Looking for a good book for some light reading? Try the Muskingum College Library's new Popular Reading collection containing some of the most recently published fiction and nonfiction books.

Our most current titles include (click on the link for availability or to request the book):
  1. Critical by Robin Cook.
  2. Third Watch: Acorna's Children by Anne McCaffrey and Elizabeth Ann Scarborough.
  3. Hard Call: Great Decisions and the Extraordinary People who Made Them by John McCain with Mark Salter.
  4. Heaven is Real: Lessons on Earthly Joy-- from the man who spent 90 minutes in heaven by Don Piper and Cecil Murphey.
  5. The Last Summer (of You and Me) by Ann Brashares, author of The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.
  6. Rant: The Oral Biography of Buster Casey by Chuck Palahniuk.
  7. Spook Country by William Gibson
But WAIT, there's more! Within the next few weeks, TWO HUNDRED more books will be arriving! Also, each month we will receive a number of brand new releases.

So stop by soon - this is a exciting collection you won't want to miss!

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Monday, August 06, 2007

Electronic Book Center now available

OhioLINK has announced the availability of the Electronic Book Center. This counterpart to the Electronic Journal Center currently provides access to over 5,000 scholarly books published by Oxford University Press and Springer. Additional titles from these publishers will be added over the coming months including. In addition, the ABC-CLIO Electronic Reference Book collection will be migrated to the Electronic Book Center soon.

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Access to more theological books

You now have access to one of the top ten largest theological collections in the United States from the Theological Consortium of Greater Columbus (TCGC). TCGC members, Methodist Theological School in Ohio, Pontifical College Josephinum and Trinity Lutheran Seminary, joined OPAL in January and officially joined OhioLINK in July. Their combined collection of 360,000 books can now be requested using the OPAL catalog or the OhioLINK catalog.

The addition of the three libraries brings the total number of OhioLINK members to 87, including 16 public/research universities, 23 community/technical colleges, 47 private colleges and the State Library of Ohio. Read the full press release from OhioLINK for more information.

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Monday, May 14, 2007

Items added to the collection on May 11

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Religious culture in modern Mexico
BL2530.M4 R45 2007

Young, Muslim, and French
DVD DC34.5.M87 Y68 2006

China from the inside
DVD DS779.2 .C45 2007

The last frontier? : the contemporary configuration of the U.S.-Mexico border
F786 .L323 2006

After Eden : the evolution of human domination
Sale, Kirkpatrick.
GN286 .S35 2006

The economics of European integration : theory, practice, policy
Molle, Willem.
HC241.2 .M58 2006

Reforming the administration of justice in Mexico
HV9960.M6 R44 2007

Hacking democracy
DVD JK1994 .H33 2007

The Hollywood war machine : U.S. militarism and popular culture
Boggs, Carl.
PN1995.9.W3 B64 2007

Women and power in Argentine literature : stories, interviews, and critical essays
Diaz, Gwendolyn Josie.
PQ7633 .D53 2007


Monday, April 16, 2007

Items added to the collection on April 16

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Luther's spirituality
BR333.5.S65 L88 2007

The Jewish women of Ravensbruck Concentration Camp
D804.47 .S35 2004

Jewish forced labor under the Nazis : economic needs and racial aims, 1938-1944
DS135.E83 G72 2006

The Tet Offensive : a concise history
DS557.8.T4 W54 2007

Ohio's war : the Civil War in documents
E525 .O39 2006

Salt Fork State Park
F497.G93 B69 2007

The language of fashion
GT511 .B363 2006

Roadblocks to quality physical education
GV361 .R63 2007

A basic course in public international law research
KZ1234 .W56 2005

Herbivore optimization by North American elk : consequences for theory and management
Quarto SK361 .W5 no.167


Wednesday, March 14, 2007

New items added to the collection

Here are just a few of the items recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Ramayana : a tale of gods and demons
Prime, Ranchor, 1950-
BL1139.25 .P74 2004

The battle for Islam
DVD BP161.3 .B38 2006

The Roots of rage inside Islam
DVD BP161.3 .R66 2004

Allies in war : Britain and America against the Axis powers, 1940-1945
Stoler, Mark A.
D748 .S75 2005

In the name of love
DVD HQ1032 .I58 2002

A defining moment : the presidential election of 2004
AmPr JK526 2004 .D44 2005

Once upon a fact : helping children write nonfiction
Jenkins, Carol Brennan.
LB1576 .J39 2006

Measuring performance : the early childhood educator in practice : for those who educate and care for young children
Elliott, Barbara, M. Ed.
Quarto LB1775.6 .E44 2002

Challenging and supporting the first-year student : a handbook for improving the first year of college
Upcraft, M. Lee.
LB2343.3 .U63 2005

Children's Books

The road to Paris - Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book, 2007
Grimes, Nikki.
Juv G8823r

Surrender - Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature Honor Book, 2007
Hartnett, Sonya.
Juv H256s

Standing against the wind - John Steptoe New Talent Author Award, 2007
Jones, Traci L.
Juv J7265s

Jazz - Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book, 2007
Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Juv M996j

The pull of the ocean - Batchelder Award, 2007
Mourlevat, Jean-Claude.
Juv M866p

The book thief - Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature Honor Book, 2007
Zusak, Markus.
Juv Z89b

Gone wild : an endangered animal alphabet - Caldecott Honor Book, 2007
McLimans, David.
Juv 591.68 M2259g


Thursday, February 01, 2007

Items added to the collection on February 1

Here are just a few of the titles recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

Jesus camp
DVD BR1641.A1 J47 2006

The responsible entrepreneur : how to make money and make a difference
HB615 .H2334 2001

Infants, toddlers, and caregivers : a curriculum of respectful, responsive care and education

HQ778.7.U6 G66 2004

Reputable conduct : ethical issues in policing and corrections
HV7924 .J66 2001

Working with children from culturally diverse backgrounds
LB1139.25 .K58 2001

The learning leader : how to focus school improvement for better results
LB2805 .R42 2006

Developing the curriculum
LB2806.15 .O45 2001

Course design : a guide to curriculum development for teachers
LB2806.15 .P67 2001

Building shared responsibility for student learning
LB2822.8 .C66 2001

Enriching the curriculum with art experiences
Quarto N361 .L48 2002

Christmas versed and reversed : poems
PN6110.C5 S74 2006

Las afueras de Dios
PQ6657.A4 A68 2000

El sueno del amor
PQ7440.Z3 S84 1998

Math and science for young children
QA135.6 .C48 2003

Computer animation : algorithms and techniques
TR897.7 .P36 2002

Move over, Rover!
Juv B387mo

Zelda and Ivy, the runaways
Juv K971z

Not a box
Juv P836n

Team Moon : how 400,000 people landed Apollo 11 on the moon
629.454 T3482t


Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Items added to the collection on January 23

Here are just a few of the titles recently added to the Library's collection. Feel free to browse the complete list.

How to foster creativity in all children
Mayesky, Mary.
Quarto BF723.C7 M29 2003

The making of American liberal theology: Idealism, Realism, & Modernity 1900-1950
Dorrien, Gary J.
BR525 .D57 2003

The making of American liberal theology: Crisis, Irony, and Postmodernity 1950-2005
Dorrien, Gary J.
BR525 .D57 2006

Exploring Christian spirituality : essays in honor of Sandra M. Schneiders
BV4511 .E96 2006

The Iraq Study Group report
Iraq Study Group (U.S.).
E902 .I73 2006

Building literacy in the content areas
Gunning, Thomas G.
Quarto LB1050.455 .G86 2003

A practical guide to early childhood curriculum
Eliason, Claudia Fuhriman, 1945-
LB1139.4 .E54 2003

Early literacy in preschool and kindergarten
Beaty, Janice J.
LB1140.5.L3 B43 2003

Teaching reading in today's elementary schools
Burns, Paul Clay, 1923-
LB1573 .B882 2002

Science activities for elementary students
Lorbeer, George C.
Quarto LB1585.3 .L67 2000

Musical AKAs : assumed names and sobriquets of composers, songwriters, librettists, lyricists, hymnists, and writers on music
Drone, Jeanette Marie, 1940-
Ref ML105 .D76 2007