Giovatto Library News for the Week of August 1st

Library News This Week

August 1, 2016

Library Closed on Fridays, Open Sat. 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

Best Beach Classics: The Books You Should Be Reading This Summer http://blog.oup.com/2016/08/classic-reading-list-summer/

Putting Books at the Center of Our Conversation? https://www.insidehighered.com/blogs/technology-and-learning/putting-books-center-our-conversation

Review: ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Explores the Power of Time http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/02/books/harry-potter-and-the-cursed-child-review.html?_r=0

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

Argentina (The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture)

Belgravia, a novel

Dishonorable Intentions, a novel

First Year Nurse: Wisdom, Warnings, and What I Wish I’d Known My First 100 Days on the Job

Frontline Ukraine: Crisis in the Borderlands

Get Smart! How to Think and Act Like the Most Successful and Highest-Paid People in Every Field

Healthcare Disrupted: Next Generation Business Models and Strategies

Happy People Read and Drink Coffee, a novel

Introduction to the Financial Management of Healthcare Organizations

Ingredienti: Marcella’s Guide to the Market

The Invention of Russia: From Gorbachev’s Freedom to Putin’s War

Language Policy

Leadership: Theory and Practice

Making Literacy Real: Theories and Practices for Learning and Teaching

Management and Supervision in Law Enforcement

Pierced by the Sun, a novel

Professional Meeting Management

Seinfeldia: How a Show about Nothing Changed Everything

Tourism and Citizenship: Rights, Freedoms and Responsibilities in the Global Order

Truly Madly Guilty, a novel

White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America

Zika: The Emerging Epidemic

New DVDs This Week

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice

Orange Is the New Black, season 2

Zootopia

 

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