Library News for the Week of October 12th

Library News This Week

October 12, 2015

Library Open Regular Hours during Fall Recess

Monday, October 12th – 8 AM – 11 PM

Tuesday, October 13th – 8 AM – 11 PM

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Video Game Stations (Xbox and Wii – Playstation coming soon!)

Available in the Library Café

Video Games also available for Checkout

@ the Library

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3D Printer available for current faculty, staff, and students!

Contact Jessie to make an appointment for your get acquainted session!

This Week @ the Library

Musical Afternoons with Paul – Wednesday, October 14th – 3:30 – 5 PM; Library Theatre and Auditorium

French Language Table – Thursday, October 15th @ 1 PM

Kathy’s Picks

5 must-read books to travel around the world http://www.dw.com/en/5-must-read-books-to-travel-around-the-world/a-18772834

Books:  new and noteworthy http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2015/10/11/books-new-and-noteworthy/73388902/

Samuel Johnson book price short list revealed http://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/oct/11/samuel-johnson-book-prize-shortlist-revealed

Frankfurt Book Fair 2015:  A New Era Begins http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/international/Frankfurt-Book-Fair/article/68324-frankfurt-book-fair-2015-a-new-era-begins.html

 

Self-Directed Independent Learning @ the Library

The Great Courses @ Giovatto Library – It is always a wonderful time to enjoy a “Great Course. The Giovatto Library collection includes many of “The Great Courses” on DVD and/or CD!

Giovatto Library Reader’s Advisory ServiceIf you would like to develop a plan for independent self-directed learning, please contact the reference librarians for assistance.  We will be happy to help you to find the best reading and research materials for your needs.

For Alumni Only – Welcome May and December 2015 Graduates!

FDU Alumni Library Privileges -- As an FDU Alumnus/a, you are entitled to lifetime Library privileges.  Borrow books, magazines, DVDs, language CDs, and more from the Library.  Attend Library events and programs.  Use Library spaces.

To get your Library card, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations @ fdualumni@fdu.edu or at 201-692-7013.

If you would like more involvement with the Library, consider joining the Giovatto Library Alumni Advisory Board.

New Books This Week

10 Steps to Successful Presentations

Avant-Garde Hamlet

Black Flags:  The Rise of ISIS

Data Structures and Algorithms in Python

The Doctor of Nursing Practice Essentials:  A New Model for Advanced Practice Nursing

Double Shakespeares:  Emotional-Realist Acting and Contemporary Performance

Emily Post’s The Etiquette Advantage in Business

Global Trends in Human Resource Management:  A Twenty-Year Analysis

Human Resource Management

Human Resources Management in the Hospitality Industry

Learning Python

Lend Me Your Ears:  All You Need to Know about Making Speeches and Presentations

The Little School:  Tales of Disappearance and Survival

Modern Manners:  Tools to Take You to the Top

National Security and Double Government

Open Doors, 2014 Report on International Educational Exchange

Professional AngularJS

The Sil Effect:  The Perils of Expertise and the Promise of Breaking Down Barriers)

Twilight (Special Tenth Anniversary Edition)

New DVDs This Week

The Age of Adeline

America’s Castles

The Borgias, season 2

Her

Cinderella

Leaving

Never Back Down

New Video Games This Week

Fifa 15

NHL 16

 

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