New Library Resources – October 2012


Moonrise Kingdom

The Sensational 70s

History of the 80s

The Crossing

Rebels & Redcoats How Britain Lost America

World War I: The Great War

The Avengers [Marvels]


Captain America: The First Avenger

Batman Begins

Thor [Marvel Studios]

Hulk (the Incredible)

Iron Man

The Third Reich

River’s Edge

Christianity: The First Two Thousand Years

War and Civilization Spanning Over 3,000 Years of History

Nez Perce: Portrait of a People (Video and DVD)

To Kill a Mockingbird


Online Resources

JURN the free search-engine for open full-text arts & humanities journal articles

Incredible Art Department


New Magazines        

Horn Book Guide

Horn Book Magazine

The Systems Thinker: Building Shared Understanding



Artistic License


Philosophy / Psychology / Religion


Turning to One Another: Simple Conversations to Restore Hope to the Future


Mary and Jesus in the Quran


Science & Math

The Heart of Mathematics: An Invitation to Effective Thinking

Petrochemical America



The Art of Ill Will: the Story of American Political Cartoons

Breach of Faith: the Fall of Richard Nixon

The History of Modern China

The Horizon Book of the Elizabethan World

Why Did English Settlers Come to Virginia?  And Other Questions about the Jamestown Settlement

How Did Slaves Find a Route to Freedom? And Other Questions About the Underground Railroad

What Difference Could a Waterway Make? And Other Questions about the Erie Canal

What Are the Articles of Confederation? And Other Questions About the Birth of the United States

The Earth Shall Weep: A History of Native America

Why Did the Pilgrims Come to the New World? And Other Questions about the Plymouth Colony

What Was the Continental Congress? [Questions of American History]

A Pocket History of the Civil War: Citizen Soldiers, Bloody Battles, and the Fight for America’s Future


Social Issues / Government

Kids Growing Up Without a Home

Natural and Everyday Drugs: A False Sense of Security

First-generation Immigrant Families

Gay and Lesbian Parents

Gay Believers: Homosexuality and Religion

Gallup Guides for Youth Facing Persistent Prejudice

Season of Rains: Africa in the World

Feeling Wrong in Your Own Body: Understanding: What it Means to be Transgender

Growing Up in Religious Communities

Milestones in the Evolution of Government

American Gridlock: Why the Right and Left are Both Wrong: Commonsense 101 Solutions to the Economic Crises



The True Patriot



Preparing Teachers and Developing School Leaders for the 21st Century: Lessons from Around the World


AV Equipment



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