Thursday, September 9, 2010

A new semester brings new books

The library has been hard at work adding new books to the collection--just in time for the beginning of the sememster. Before the rush of papers begins, take a look at a few of our new titles. They might prove to be a nice diversion or just the book you need for your research.

Find out how apes, our evolutionary cousins, provide insight into human nature in Our Inner Ape: A Leading Primatologist Explains Why We Are Who We Are.

Pollen: The Hidden Sexuality of Flowers is a beautiful photographic journey of the pollen grain and its importance.

If you can't remember where you put your keys, then Can't Remember What I Forgot: The Good News From the Front Lines of Memory Research may make you feel better.

Watercolour for the Absolute Beginner offers step-by-step instructions for the tentative painter who never thought he/she could paint.

The Switch portrays a single woman ready to have kids on her own. It drew national attention when Bill O'Reilly made a comment about single motherhood. Find out the true story of why single women are choosing to have children in Single by Chance, Mothers by Choice: How Women Are Choosing Parenthood Without Marriage and Creating the New American Family.

Fascinated by the Knights Templar, then check out God’s Warriors: Knights Templar, Saracens and the Battle for Jerusalem.

Are you a philosopher at heart? Burning to know the answers to life's deepest questions? Then try What Would Socrates Say?: Philosophers Answer Your Questions About Love, Nothingness, and Everything Else

"Flattery will get you everywhere," according to Mae West. So you may want to read up on it in Willis Goth Regier's In Praise of Flattery.

Are you transferring and need to take the SAT? Well, we have study materials for that as well. Peterson's Master the SAT 2010.

And for all you nurses out there--how about the NCLEX? We've got several new titles that will help you prepare.
NCLEX-RN Excel: Test Success Through Unfolding Case Study Review
NCLEX-RN Review Made Incredibly Easy!
NCLEX-RN Exam Cram

The new books list will give you all of the titles in this group. Happy exploring! And if you need any help, please let us know!