Giovatto Library News for the Week of July 5th

Library News This Week

July 5, 2016

 

Library Closed on Fridays, Open Sa%#$!$ay 10-2, and Sunday 1-5

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To All Summer Session Faculty and Students

The Library is open all summer, and Library Instruction is available – evenings and weekends, too!

Kathy’s Picks

Booze & Books: Barnes & Noble to Serve Beer & Wine  http://money.cnn.com/2016/06/24/investing/barnes-and-noble-beer-wine-alcohol-booze/

Bring to the Beach! Check Out These Must-Read Summer Books http://www.today.com/popculture/bring-beach-check-out-these-must-read-summer-books-t100327

Top 23 Business Books You Should Read This Summer          http://www.inc.com/business-insider/23-best-summer-reads-business-books.html

Summertime Independent Self-Directed Learning @ the Library

The Great Courses @ Giovatto Library – Summer break a wonderful time to enjoy a “Great Course. The Giovatto Library collection includes many of “The Great Courses” on DVD and/or CD! A complete list is available @ http://view2.fdu.edu/metropolitan-campus/libraries/giovatto-library/the-great-courses/

Giovatto Library Reader’s Advisory Service – If you would like to develop a plan for independent self-directed learning during the summer, 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 2016 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

Analyzing Political Communication with Digital Trace Data

Attitudes to Modern Foreign Language Learning

Biology of Sharks and Their Relatives

Cloud Computing Design Patterns

Coding for Dummies

The Confidence Effect:  Every Woman’s Guide to the Attitude That Attracts Success

The Day the President Was Shot:  The Secret Service, the FBI, a Would-Be Killer, and the Attempted Assassination of Ronald Reagan

How Women Decide:  What’s True, What’s Not, and What Strategies Spark the Best Choices

Interrelationships between Corals and Fisheries

Marine Mammal Physiology:  Requisites for Ocean Living

On Writing:  A Memoir of the Craft

The Only Woman in the Room:  Why Science Is Still a Boys’ Club

The Physiology of Fishes

R for Dummies

Reconceptualising Authenticity for English as a Global Language

Then and Now, a memoir

Venezuela:  What Everyone Needs to Know

Vinegar Girl, a novel

William Tecumseh Sherman:  In the Service of My Country, a Life

New DVDs This Week

Eye in the Sky

Kung Fu Panda 3

Leverage, season 1

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

 

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