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Featured Main Collection Titles

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Black Methodists in America - Paul Fuller
Call Number: BX 8435 .F85 2012
ISBN: 9781462663149
Publication Date: 2012-02-01

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You Are Here - Hiawatha Bray
Call Number: G 70.212 .B735 2014
ISBN: 0465032850
Publication Date: 2014-04-01
" You Are Here examines the rise of our technologically aided era of navigational omniscience—or how we came to know exactly where we are at all times."

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Tunnel Vision - Katherine Johnson Ringsmuth
Call Number: F 909 .R564 2012
Publication Date: 2012-01-01

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Religious Faith in Correctional Contexts - Kent R. Kerley
Call Number: HV 8865 .K47 2014
ISBN: 1935049917
Publication Date: 2014-02-01
"Kent Kerley explores the issue of religion in prison, offering a rich portrait of religious practices and their impacts."

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The Portable MBA in Entrepreneurship - Andrew Zacharakis; William D. Bygrave
Call Number: HD 62.5 .B94 2010
Publication Date: 2009-12-02

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A Quiet Victory for Latino Rights - Patrick D. Lukens
Call Number: E 184 .S75 L85 2012
Publication Date: 2012-01-01
Nativists and immigration law to 1924 -- Mexican restriction debates, 1924-30 -- Good neighbors and new dealers -- Mexicans, Mexican Americans and civil rights -- The Andrade Decision -- Efforts to thwart the Andrade Decision using the traditional approach -- Applying administrative law to the Andrade Decision -- The racial classification policy : problems and successes -- Consequences, unintended consequences and failures.

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Free-Range Chicken Gardens - Kate Baldwin (Photographer); Jessi Bloom
Call Number: SF 487 .B56 2012
Publication Date: 2012-01-03
Presents advice for keeping chickens in the garden, discussing such topics as housing, garden design, landscaping, fencing, plant choices, and predator control.

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Reason in a Dark Time - Dale Jamieson
Call Number: GE 40 .J36 2014
ISBN: 0199337667
Publication Date: 2014-04-01
"In this book, philosopher Dale Jamieson explains what climate change is, why we have failed to stop it, and why it still matters what we do. Centered in philosophy, the volume also treats the scientific, historical, economic, and political dimensions of climate change."


Featured Reference Titles

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Wiley's English-Spanish Spanish-English Chemistry Dictionary - Steven M. Kaplan
Call Number: QD 5 .K294 2014
ISBN: 1118237978
Publication Date: 2014-02-03
"This Dictionary provides over 75,000 entries covering all areas of chemistry, such as Chemical Biology, Biochemistry,Biotechnology, and Nano-chemistry, plus relevant terms in related spheres of expertise."

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6 GRE Practice Tests - Kathy Zahler; Christopher Thomas
Call Number: LB 2367.4 .Z34 2014
Publication Date: 2014-04-11

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Dictionary of Computer and Internet Terms - Douglas Downing; Michael A. Covington; Sharon Covington; Melody Covington; Catherine Anne Barrett
Call Number: QA 76.15 .D667 2013
Publication Date: 2012-11-01
In this pocket dictionary for general readers, Downing (business and economics, Seattle Pacific U.) et al. define about 3,200 terms related to computers and the Internet, from Internet culture, to computer ethics and security, to digital music, to computer architecture. Included are computer science principles and programming information, with examples in several computer languages, and a visual dictionary of characters and symbols, country codes for top-level domains, and Internet safety tips. This edition has new information on Windows 7 and 8, the iPhone and iPad, Twitter, Facebook, cloud computing, digital photography and audio, Linux, mobile devices, and recent developments. Annotation ©2013 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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Dictionary of Insurance Terms - Harvey W. Rubin
Call Number: HG 8025 .R83 2013
Publication Date: 2013-04-01
"Clearly defined: 4,500 key terms that apply to life, health, property, casualty, home owners', tenants', and professional liability insurance ; also defined in detail: important terms related to pension plans and individual retirement accounts ; a handy quick-reference book for agents, brokers, actuaries, underwriters, human resources professionals dealing with employee-benefit programs, and consumers in the market for insurance protection"--

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