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Recent Acquisitions

October 14th, 2012 by jimm wetherbee in Announcements, Recent Acquisitions

Books

Annotated Bibliography of Selected Publications, 1991-2010, on Dwight David EisenhowerAnnotated Bibliography of Selected Publications, 1991-2010, on Dwight David Eisenhower by Jessica Ziparo and Louis Galambos
E836 .Z56 2011
The Arabian Nights ReaderThe Arabian Nights Reader edited by Ulrich Marzolph.
PJ7737 .A735 2006
The Art of Invention: The Creative Process of Discovery and DesignThe Art of Invention: The Creative Process of Discovery and Design by Steven J. Paley
T47 .P25 2010
The Challenge of School Reform: A Journalist's Education in the ClassroomThe Challenge of School Reform: A Journalist’s Education in the Classroom by David S. Awbrey
LB1623.5 .A95 2011
Choosing and Using Statistics: A Biologist's GuideChoosing and Using Statistics: A Biologist’s Guide by Calvin Dytham
QH323.5 .D98 2011
Education and the Crisis of Public Values: Challenging the Assault on Teachers, Students, and Public EducationEducation and the Crisis of Public Values: Challenging the Assault on Teachers, Students, and Public Education by Henry A. Giroux
LA217.2 .G54 2012
Every book is a Social Studies Book: How to Meet Standards With Picture Books, K-6Every book is a Social Studies Book: How to Meet Standards With Picture Books, K-6 by Andrea S. Libresco, Jeannette Balantic, and Jonie C. Kipling
LB1584 .L53 2011
The First Six Books of the Elements of Euclid, In Which Coloured Ciagrams and Symbols are Used Instead of Letters for the Greater Ease of LearnersThe First Six Books of the Elements of Euclid, In Which Coloured Ciagrams and Symbols are Used Instead of Letters for the Greater Ease of Learners by Oliver Byrne
QA31 .E875 1847a
The Flat World and Education: How America's Commitment to Equity Will Determine Our FutureThe Flat World and Education: How America’s Commitment to Equity Will Determine Our Future by Linda Darling-Hammond
LC213 .D37 2010
From Sin to Amazing Grace: Discovering the Queer ChristFrom Sin to Amazing Grace: Discovering the Queer Christ by Patrick S. Cheng
BT715 .C446 2012
Good Jobs America: Making Work Better for EveryoneGood Jobs America: Making Work Better for Everyone Paul Osterman and Beth Shulman
HD5724 .O764 2011
History of HorrorHistory of Horror by Wheeler Winston Dixon
PN1995.9.H6 D59 2010
The IliadThe Iliad Martin Mueller
PA4037 .M78 2009
Jewish Responses to PersecutionJewish Responses to Persecution by Jèurgen Matthèaus and Mark Roseman
DS134.255 .M38 2009
Language Police: How Pressure Groups Restrict What Students LearnLanguage Police: How Pressure Groups Restrict What Students Learn by Diane Ravitch; with a new afterword
LB3045.7 .R38 2004
Letters to a Young ChemistLetters to a Young Chemist edited by Abhik Ghosh
QD39.5 .L58 2011
Mexico: Why a Few are Rich and the People PoorMexico: Why a Few are Rich and the People Poor by Ramâon Eduardo Ruiz
HC135 .R777 2010
Monique and the Mango Rains: Two Years with a Midwife in MaliMonique and the Mango Rains: Two Years with a Midwife in Mali by Kris Holloway; John Bidwell, consulting editor
RG510.D45 H64 2007
A New History of Southeast AsiaA New History of Southeast Asia by M. C. Ricklefs, et al.; edited by M.C. Ricklefs
DS525 .N47 2010
Power and Control in the Television Worlds of Joss WhedonPower and Control in the Television Worlds of Joss Whedon by Sherry Ginn
PN1992.4.W49 G57 2012
Teacher Leadership: The "New" Foundations of Teacher Education: A ReaderTeacher Leadership: The “New” Foundations of Teacher Education: A Reader edited by Eleanor Blair Hilty
LB1775 .T4165 2011
Teaching America: The Case for Civic EducationTeaching America: The Case for Civic Education edited by David Feith
LC1091 .T43 2011
Therapeutic Modalities: For Sports Medicine and Athletic TrainingTherapeutic Modalities: For Sports Medicine and Athletic Training edited by William E. Prentice
RD97 .T484 2009
Transforming Information Literacy Programs: Intersecting Frontiers of Self, Library Culture, and Campus CommunityTransforming Information Literacy Programs: Intersecting Frontiers of Self, Library Culture, and Campus Community edited by Carroll Wilkinson and Courtney Bruch
ZA3075 .T73 2012
The Uncommon ReaderThe Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett
PR6052.E5 U53 2008

DVD and Videos

21st Century Readiness for Every Student21st Century Readiness for Every Student
LB1134 .K39 2011
Budding BusinessBudding Business Films for the Humanities & Sciences; co-produced by Mâecanos Productions and France 5; directed by Jean-Michel Rodrigo ; producer, Evelyne July
HD8039.F678 B83 2005
Leadership and Learning: Sustainable Changes for 21st Century LearningLeadership and Learning: Sustainable Changes for 21st Century Learning by Douglas B. Reeves
LB2806 .R43 2010
Practical Look at Response to InterventionPractical Look at Response to Intervention by Mike Mattos
LB1029.R4 M37 2011

EBSCO Full-Text Maintenance

October 12th, 2012 by jimm wetherbee in Announcements, Databases

EBSCO will be performing scheduled maintenance from October 19th at 11:00 p.m. to October 20th at 3:00 a.m. on its e-journal full-text access servers.

Direct access to articles from EBSCO’s linking services will be unavailable for the following list of publishers:

  • National League for Nursing
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
  • Intellect Ltd
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press (MIT Press)
  • College of Business and Public Affairs
  • e-Med
  • IUPAC
  • NRC Research Press

Fall Tea

October 12th, 2012 by Christy Inge in Announcements, Friends of the Library

Join the Friendsof the Ethel K. Smith Library as we host Christian fiction author Marybeth Whalen on Friday, October 19th. The evening will include cupcakes, tea, and fun!

Marybeth is a contributing writer to Proverbs 31 Ministries, directs the book club blog She Reads, contributes to the southern fiction blog Southern Belle View, and is a published novelist. Her novels include The Mailbox and She Makes It Look Easy. Marybeth’s newest novel,The Guest Book, released in July of 2012.

The evening will begin with tea and cupcakes at 6:30 p.m. followed by a talk by the author at 7:00 p.m. and conclude with a book signing at 7:45 p.m. Tickets are $20.00 per person.  Space is limited, so please make reservations with Christy Inge at (704) 233-8091.

 


Tip of the Week

October 8th, 2012 by Isaac Meadows in Announcements, Reference

Tip of the WeekVisit the Writing Center on the second floor of the Library for help with,

  • Editing
  • Proofreading
  • Citation
  • and more

Questions? Just ask us!


Fall Break Hours

October 8th, 2012 by jimm wetherbee in Announcements

The Ethel K. Library will be on an abbreviated schedule between Saturday, October 13th and Tuesday, October 16th.

  • Saturday, October 13th: Closed
  • Sunday, October 14th: Closed
  • Monday, October 15th: 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, October 16th: 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

The Library’s normal schedule will resume on Wednesday, October 17th.


Recent Acquisitions

October 7th, 2012 by jimm wetherbee in Announcements, Recent Acquisitions

Books

Alice in Quantumland: An Allegory of Quantum PhysicsAlice in Quantumland: An Allegory of Quantum Physics by Robert Gilmore
PS3557.I4595 A45 1995
Approaches to Teaching Molière's Tartuffe and Other PlaysApproaches to Teaching Molière’s Tartuffe and Other Plays edited by James F. Gaines and Michael S. Koppisch
PQ1842.A87 1995
Artistic Links Between William Shakespeare and Sir Thomas More: Radically Different RichardsArtistic Links Between William Shakespeare and Sir Thomas More: Radically Different Richards by Charles A. Hallett and Elaine S. Hallett
PR2821.H35 2011
Black Greek 101: The Culture, Customs, and Challenges of Black Fraternities and SororitiesBlack Greek 101: The Culture, Customs, and Challenges of Black Fraternities and Sororities by Walter M. Kimbrough
LJ51.K56 2003
Brazil and the United States: Convergence and DivergenceBrazil and the United States: Convergence and Divergence by Joseph Smith
E183.8.B7 S54 2010
Cambridge Companion to C. S. LewisCambridge Companion to C. S. Lewis edited by Robert MacSwain and Michael Ward
PR6023.E926 Z5998 2010
Cambridge Handbook of Information and Computer EthicsCambridge Handbook of Information and Computer Ethics edited by Luciano Floridi
QA76.167.C36 2010
Capital punishmentCapital Punishment by Joseph A. Melusky and Keith Alan Pesto
KF9227.C2 M4158 2011
Children During the HolocaustChildren During the Holocaust by Patricia Heberer; introduction by Nechama Tec; advisory committee, Christopher R. Browning et al
D804.48.H43 2011
Christianities in AsiaChristianities in Asia edited by Peter C. Phan
BR1065.C45 2011
Communication and the Globalization of Culture: Beyond Tradition and BordersCommunication and the Globalization of Culture: Beyond Tradition and Borders Shaheed Nick Mohammed
HM621.M65 2011
Communication of HateCommunication of Hate Michael Waltman and John Haas
P95.54.W35 2011
Concept of TruthConcept of Truth Richard Campbell
BD171.C355 2011
Families, Crime and Criminal JusticeFamilies, Crime and Criminal Justice edited by Greer Litton Fox, Michael L. Benson
HV6626.F36 2008
Gender and Decolonization in the Congo: The Legacy of Patrice LumumbaGender and Decolonization in the Congo: The Legacy of Patrice Lumumba by Karen Bouwer
DT658.2.L85 B68 2010
German Wall: Fallout in EuropeGerman Wall: Fallout in Europe edited by Marc Silberman
DD290.26.G474 2011
Granddaughter of the Sun: A Study of Euripides' MedeaGranddaughter of the Sun: A Study of Euripides’ Medea by C.A.E. Luschnig
PA3978.L863 2007
Handbook of Open Source ToolsHandbook of Open Source Tools by Sandeep Koranne
QA76.76.S46 K67 2011
Immigration, Assimilation, and Border SecurityImmigration, Assimilation, and Border Security by Yoku Shaw-Taylor
JV6483.S537 2012
Islam and Christianity: Theological Themes in Comparative PerspectiveIslam and Christianity: Theological Themes in Comparative Perspective by John Renard
BP172.R462 2011
Mass Appeal: The Formative Age of the Movies, radio, and TVMass Appeal: The Formative Age of the Movies, radio, and TV by Edward D. Berkowitz
PN1993.5.U6 B385 2010
Myth of Medea and the Murder of ChildrenMyth of Medea and the Murder of Children Lillian Corti
PN57.M37 C67 1998
New Perspectives on Arabian nights: Ideological Variations and Narrative HorizonsNew Perspectives on Arabian nights: Ideological Variations and Narrative Horizons edited by Wen-chin Ouyang and Geert Jan van Gelder
PJ7737.N49 2005
Routledge History of SlaveryRoutledge History of Slavery edited by Gad Heuman and Trevor Burnard
HT861.R68 2011
Shakespeare's Great Stage of FoolsShakespeare’s Great Stage of Fools Robert H. Bell
PR2992.F6 B45 2011
Short History of Western Political ThoughtShort History of Western Political Thought by W. M. Spellman
JA81.S64 2011
Wallace Stevens and the Aesthetics of AbstractionWallace Stevens and the Aesthetics of Abstraction by Edward Ragg
PS3537.T4753 Z7577 2010
We are Coming, Unafraid: The Jewish Legions and the Promised Land in the First World WarWe are Coming, Unafraid: The Jewish Legions and the Promised Land in the First World War by Michael Keren and Shlomit Keren
D568.7.K47 2010
Women and Slavery in America: A Documentary HistoryWomen and Slavery in America: A Documentary History edited by Catherine M. Lewis and J. Richard Lewis
HT1048.W66 2011
Women, Beauty and Power in Early Modern England: A Feminist Literary HistoryWomen, Beauty and Power in Early Modern England: A Feminist Literary History by Edith Snook
PR113.S567 2011

The Gate Now Available in a Digital Archive

October 5th, 2012 by Debbie Hargett in Announcements, Archives, Databases, E-Resources, Special Collections

 Wingate University Special Collections recently partnered with The North Carolina Digital Heritage Center, a statewide digitization and digital publishing program housed in the North Carolina Collection at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Read the rest of this entry »


Ethel’s Database of the Month

October 4th, 2012 by Isaac Meadows in Announcements, Databases, Reference

Highlights

  • Hundreds of topics represented
  • Each topic contains a point, counterpoint, critical thinking guide, and overview of the issue
  • Millions of related articles available in full text.

A great resource for:

  • English 110 papers!
  • Pro/Con presentations
  • Argumentative writing
  • Debates

Need Help Searching? Ask a Librarian


Tip of the Week

October 1st, 2012 by Isaac Meadows in Announcements, Reference

Tip of the WeekDid you know? You can renew your Library books online.

  1. Go to the Library Homepage.
  2. Select Renew Books under the Services Heading
  3. Enter your 9-digit University ID number and Last Name
  4. Select the Books you want renewed?

More questions? Ask Us How!


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