Thursday, October 29, 2009

New Fall Arrivals are Ready!

We have several new titles available for check out. Here is a listing:
005.4 MCF-Teach yourself visually Windows 7
005.446 LEO-Windows 7 all-in-one for dummies
302.23 MUR-The rise of true crime: 20th-century murder and American popular culture
302.5 OLD-The lonely American: Drifting apart in the twenty-first century
306.43 -The death of "why"?
306.7 ATT-Mainstreaming sex: The sexualization of western culture
323.4 LAP-Shooting straight: Telling the truth about guns in America
331.7 DER-Anti-bias education for young children and ourselves
333.75-How trees die
362.160-An insider's guide to better nursing home care: 75 tips you should know
363.34 COL-Perilous place, powerful storm: Hurricane protection in coastal Louisiana
373.126 MAR-Cracking the GED 2010 edition
623.44 NOB-Dead on: The long-range marksman's guide to extreme accuracy
647.95 TAY-Counter culture: The American coffee shop waitress
658.3 JOH-The elements of mentoring
940.53 MCD- The holocaust
950.54 HIL-Defining moments: The attack on Pearl Harbor
956.7044 FIL- The forever war

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

"Hot" Government Websites

Persons and libraries everywhere are using several federal government websites to get information on current issues and national programs. For an introduction and for any personal needs, take a quick browse through these resources.

For Census 2010 information and processes -

For economic recovery and
stimulus funding information -

For health coverage changes, options and progress -

For information on flu issues and concerns -

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

New Website Launched Late August 2009

The University of Minnesota, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, and Minnesota Department of Education have joined forces and created a new website for Minnesota students, parents, and educators. State and higher education officials view it as the "crossroads of online education services in Minnesota." A one-stop site for sometimes hard-to-find education resources, it is the most comprehensive site of its kind found in the country. Check it out at