Library News for the Week of November 30th

Library News This Week

Examtime Mini Stress Lab

December 7th – 11th

In Collaboration with the Wellness Committee                                    Refreshments Courtesy of Gourmet Dining

Kathy’s Picks

33 Books Everyone Should Read before Turning 30 http://www.businessinsider.com/33-books-to-read-before-30-2015-11

The Best Books for History Buffs http://www.wsj.com/articles/the-best-books-for-history-buffs-1448041603

The Best Books for Science Lovers http://www.wsj.com/articles/the-best-books-for-science-lovers-1448048033

The Best Books for Wine Lovers http://www.wsj.com/articles/the-best-books-for-wine-lovers-1448052308

Romance Finally Breaks the Post’s “No Self-Published Books” Rule https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/books/romance-finally-breaks-the-posts-no-self-published-books-rule/2015/11/24/984636fe-9259-11e5-a2d6-f57908580b1f_story.html

The Top Cookbooks of 2015 http://www.sfchronicle.com/food/article/The-top-cookbooks-of-2015-6646949.php

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 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

Aristotle on Truth

The Career Guide for Creative and Unconventional People

Collaborating against Human Trafficking

Dying in the Twenty-First Century:  Toward a New Ethical Framework for the Art of Dying Well

The English and Their History

The Essence of Truth:  On Plato’s Cave Allegory and Theaetetus

The Guilty, a novel

A History of Korea

Human Relations for Career & Personal Success

The Inevitable Hour:  A History of Caring for Dying Patients in America

The Invisible Classroom:  Relationships, Neuroscience & Mindfulness in School

Lafayette in the Somewhat United States

Rainforest Medicine:  Preserving Indigenous Science and Biodiversity in the Upper Amazon

Higher Education Directory 2016

Literary Market Place 2016

The Social Neuroscience of Education

Strategic Survey 2015

Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language

Transforming Your Teaching:  Practical Classroom Strategies Informed by Neuroscience

Vino Business:  The Cloudy World of French Wine

New DVDs This Week

Matilda

The Sandlot

Scary Movie 2

New Video Games This Week

NBA 2K16

 

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