New Library Materials – May 2010


The Official Inaugural Celebration [of Barack Obama]

Unchained Memories Readings From the Slave Narratives

It’s a Bugs Life

Stolen Childhoods

The Linguists

Three Faiths, One God: Judaism, Christianity, Islam


Pray the Devil Back to Hell (Liberia Civil War)

Elizabeth: The Queen Who Shaped an Age

Christopher Columbus Explorer of the New World

The True Story of Alexander the Great

The War of the Roses (Feature Film)

The Plague

AV Equipment

Flip UltraHD Camera

Kindle Books

Superfreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance

NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children

I Got My Kindle! Now What Can I Do

The Nazi Connection: Eugenics, American Racism, and German National Socialism

Eugenics and Other Evils

The Kindle 2 Cookbook

Kindle User’s Guide, 4th Ed.

History of Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar: a Life

Race and Slavery in the Middle East: An Historical Enquiry

The Design of Business: Why Design Thinking is the Next Competitive Advantage

The Bluest Eye

Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations

Superfreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance

Internet Resources

Research Papers in Economics [RePEc]


Computing Resource Repository

National Science Digital Library

Best of History Web Sites: An EdTech Resource


Internet Law in a Nutshell

Legal Traditions of the World: Sustainable Diversity in Law

The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Law

Comparative Legal Traditions in a Nutshell

The Civil Law Tradition: An Introduction to the Legal Systems of Europe and Latin America

The Christopher Columbus Encyclopedia

Historic U.S. Court Cases: An Encyclopedia

Social Issues

The Future of Thinking: Learning Institutions in a Digital Age

Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations

Smart Mobs: The Next Social Revolution

An Economic Interpretation of the Constitution of the United States

Born to Buy: the Commercialized Child and the New Consumer Culture

Carbon Finance: the Financial Implications of Climate Change

Voluntary Carbon Markets: An International Business Guide to What They Are and How They Work

Radical Evolution: The Promise and Peril of Enhancing Our Minds, Our Bodies–and What it Means to be Human

The Overspent American: Why We Want What We Don’t Need

The Longman Companion to Slavery, Emancipation and Civil Rights

The Clean Tech Revolution: Discover the Top Trends, Technologies, and Companies to Watch

Beyond the Veil: Male-female Dynamics in Modern Muslim Society

The Great Transformation: the Political and Economic Origins of Our time

The Solar Economy: Renewable Energy for a Sustainable Global Future

The Business of America: How Consumers Have Replaced Citizens and How We Can Reverse the Trend

Communism, Fascism, and Democracy: The Theoretical Foundations

Where the Girls Are: Growing Up Female with the Mass Media

History of Slavery

Futuring: the Exploration of the Future

Losing My Cool: Growing Up With-and Out of-Hip-Hop Culture

Literature / Arts

Solving Common Writing Problems

Pro Tools for Musicians and Songwriters

Adaptation : Studying Film and Literature

Poetry Speaks Expanded (w/CD)

Rose: Poems

Riprap ; and, Cold Mountain Poems

Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry

Hardheaded Weather: New and Selected Poems


Breaking Poems

Morning Haiku

Suck on the Marrow: Poems

Does Your House Have Lions?

Arc & Hue

Gospel: Poems

The Wind Blows Through the Doors of My Heart: Poems

Shake Loose My Skin: New and Selected Poems

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

Running the Dusk

The Colors of Desire: Poems

Bird Eating Bird: Poems

Billy Budd and Other Tales

White Egrets: Poems


The Portable Nietzsche

Bioethics and Law in a Nutshell

The Eastern Catholic Churches: An Introduction to Their Worship and Spirituality

The Prophet Muhammad: a Biography

The Heirs of Muhammad: Islam’s First Century and the Origins of the Sunni-Shia Split

In the Footsteps of the Prophet

After the Prophet: The Epic Story of the Shia-Sunni Split in Islam

The Renaissance Popes: Statesmen, Warriors, and the Great Borgia Myth

101 Questions and Answers on Eastern Catholic Churches

His Broken Body: Understanding and Healing the Schism between the Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Churches

Muhammad: Prophet for Our Time

An introduction to Shi°i Islam: the History and Doctrines of Twelver Shi°ism

Islam: a Short History

Sunnis vs. Shi’ites: Why They Hate Each Other

The Portable Atheist: Essential Readings for the Nonbeliever

The Curse of Ham: Race and Slavery in Early Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

Billions of Missing Links


The Civilizations of Africa: A History to 1800

Britain’s Imperial Century, 1815-1914 : A Study of Empire and Expansion


Roman Life

The Geopolitics of Israel and the Palestinians

The Contribution of Ancient Greece


The Truth about Columbus: a Subversively True Poster Book for a Dubiously Celebratory Occasion

The Wars of the Roses

Queen Elizabeth I

Mary Magdalene

The Life of Elizabeth I

Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Controversial Issues in American History

Behind the Mask: the Life of Queen Elizabeth

The Life and Death of Anne Boleyn

The Six Wives of Henry VIII

Lancaster Against York: the Wars of the Roses and the Foundation of Modern Britain

Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong

Mary, Called Magdalene

The Worlds of Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus


The Design of Business: Why Design Thinking is the Next Competitive Advantage

Get There Early: Sensing the Future to Compete in the Present

The Big Book of Business Games: Icebreakers, Creativity Exercises, and Meeting Energizers

Science / Applied Science

Big Dead Place: Inside the Strange and Menacing World of Antarctica

Power Behind the Wheel: Creativity and the Evolution of the Automobile

Solar Revolution

Symbiotic Planet: a New Look at Evolution

Probability’s Nature and Nature’s Probability: a Sequel for Non-Scientists and a Clarion Call for Scientific Integrity

Acquiring Genomes: A Theory of the Origins of Species


Curriculum 21: Interdisciplinary Curriculum Design and Implementation

Empowering Online Learning : 100+ Activities for Reading, Reflecting, Displaying, and Doing

What Works in K-12 Online Learning

The World is Open: How Web Technology is Revolutionizing Education


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