NORTHLAND COMMUNITY & TECHNICAL COLLEGE – New Materials TRF Campus Library
NORTHLAND COMMUNITY & TECHNICAL COLLEGE TRF Campus Library – New Materials February 8, 2016 AUDIO-VISUAL MATERIALS 323.09 Is, DVD Isolated (85 min.) Isolated features never before seen footage of an ancient aboriginal culture as well as one of the most epic wave discoveries of the past 20 years. 782.421642 Gl, DVD Glen Campbell: I’ll be me (105 min.) They thought it would last five weeks. Instead it went for 151 spectacular sold out shows over a triumphant year and a half across America. NON-FICTION BOOKS 005.4 Mc McFedries, Paul Teach yourself visually Windows 10 c2015 Provides clear, step-by-step instructions for tackling more than 150 Windows tasks. Each task-based spread covers a single technique, sure to help you get up and running on Windows 10 in no time. 005.4 Mc McFedries, Paul Windows 7 simplified c2009 A visual handbook demonstrates the newest features of Windows 7, including its graphics, Internet applications, multimedia functions, and interface, while reviewing such basics as document and file management, security, customization, and networking. 020.285 Pa Palfrey, John BiblioTech: why libraries matter more than ever in the age of Google Libraries today are more important than ever. More than just book repositories, libraries can become bulwarks against some of the most crucial challenges of our age: unequal access to education, jobs, and information. 158 Br Brown, Brene The gifts of imperfection: let go of who you think you’re supposed to be and embrace who you are 303.372 Ta Taibbi, Matt The divide: American injustice in the age of the wealth gap Driven by immersive reporting, this is a stunning look into the newest high-stakes divide in our country: between a lawless aristocracy of hyperwealth and the rest of us, living under the shadow of an incipient American police state. 305.8 Co Coates, Ta-Nehisi Between the world and me Coates provides readers a thrillingly illuminating new framework for understanding race: its history, our contemporary dilemma, and where we go from here. 306.84 Mc McConnell, Michael The wedding heard ‘round the world: America’s first gay marriage On September 3, 1971, Michael McConnell and Jack Baker exchanged vows in the first legal same-sex wedding in the United States. 323.3 Si Signorile, Michelangelo It’s not over: getting beyond tolerance, defeating homophobia, and winning true equality Marriage equality has surged across the country. From the author of the groundbreaking bestseller Queer in America, a myth-shattering look at the present and future of gay rights. 324.6 Pi Pinckney, Darryl Blackballed: the Black vote and US democracy In this combination of memoir, historical narrative, and contemporary political and social analysis, Pinckney investigates the struggle for Black voting rights from Reconstruction through the civil rights movement, leading up to the election of Barack Obama as president. 338.4 Be Beckert, Sven Empire of cotton: a global history The epic story of the rise and fall of the empire of cotton, its centrality in the world economy, and its making and remaking of global capitalism. 345.7445 Sc Schiff, Stacy The witches: Salem, 1692 Aside from suffrage, the Salem Witch Trials represent the only moment when women played the central role in American history. In curious ways, the trials would shape the future republic. 363.2076 Po Mometrix Media LLC Police test review for the Police Exam 364.66 Ec Echols, Damien Life after death The New York Times bestselling memoir by Damien Echols of the West Memphis Three, who was falsely convicted of three murders and spent nearly eighteen years on Death Row. 373.1262 Hi Mometrix Media LLC HiSET test review for the High School Equivalency Test 428 To Mometrix Media LLC TOEFL review for the Test of English as a Foreign Language 500 Mu Munroe, Randall Thing explainer: complicated stuff in simple words The creator of the webcomic "xkcd" uses line drawings and just ten hundred common words to provide simple explanations for how things work, including microwaves, bridges, tectonic plates, the solar system, the periodic table, helicopters, and other essential concepts. 509 Wo Wootton, David The invention of science: a new history of the scientific revolution Wootton argues that the Scientific Revolution was actually five separate yet concurrent events that developed independently, but came to intersect and create a new worldview. 509.2 Wu Wulf, Andrea The invention of nature: Alexander von Humboldt’s new world Wulf shows how Humboldt created our understanding of the natural world, and champions a renewed interest in this vital player in environmental history and science. 510.76 Ma Mometrix Media LLC Mathematics practice questions and subject review for the College Math Placement Test 577 Eh Ehrlich, Paul R. Tobias, Michael Charles Hope on earth: a conversation Both Ehrlich and Tobias argue that we are on the verge of environmental catastrophe, as the human population continues to grow without restraint and without significant attempts to deal with overconsumption and the vast depletion of resources and climate problems it creates. 610.73 Ho Mometrix Media LLC HOBET exam review for the Health Occupations Basic Entrance Test 610.73076 Nc 650.1 Kr Kaplan, Inc. NCLEX-RN 2015-2016 strategies, practice, & review Kramer, David Entering the real world: timeless ideas not learned in school 658.3 Tu Tulgan, Bruce Bridging the soft skills gap: how to teach the missing basics to today’s young talent Today’s new young workforce has so much to offer, yet too many of them are held back, and driving the grown-ups crazy, because of their weak soft skills. 791.5 Ch Chambers, Robert W. The king in yellow (graphic novel) The King in Yellow is one of the most important works of American supernatural fiction--a thrilling tale of horror that will make readers laugh and cry and tremble with fright. 792.7 Ap Apatow, Judd Sick in the head: conversations about life and comedy Before becoming one of the most successful filmmakers in Hollywood, Judd Apatow was the original comedy nerd. 796.332 Le Lewis, Ray I feel like going on: life, game, and glory The legendary Baltimore Ravens linebacker assesses the state of football while recounting his troubled youth, his rise to athletic fame, and the allegations that threatened his NFL career. 813.3 Po Edited by G.R. Thompson The selected writings of Edgar Allan Poe: authoritative texts, backgrounds and contexts, criticism Presents an annotated selection of writing by Edgar Allan Poe, including poems, stories, essays, and a novel, and includes documents related to Poe's life and career, as well as fourteen critical essays. 828.9 Ba Dunbar, Janet J.M. Barrie: the man behind the image Based on journals and letters, the author presents a probing examination of the life and thought of the beloved Scottish dramatist. 920.72 Wa Wagman-Geller, Marlene Behind every great man: the forgotten women behind the world’s famous and infamous Wagman-Geller introduces you to forty captivating females who have stood behind their legendary partners and helped to humanize them, often at the cost of their own careers, reputations, and happiness. 921 Ca Vella, Christina George Washington Carver: a life Born into slavery, Carver earned a master's degree at Iowa State Agricultural College and went on to become that university's first black faculty member. A keen painter who chose agricultural studies over art, he focused the majority of his research on peanuts and sweet potatoes. His scientific breakthroughs with the crops--both of which would replenish the cotton-leached soil of the South--helped spare multitudes of sharecroppers from poverty. 937 Be Beard, Mary SPQR: a history of ancient Rome In S.P.Q.R., world-renowned classicist Mary Beard narrates the unprecedented rise of a civilization that even two thousand years later still shapes many of our most fundamental assumptions about power, citizenship, responsibility, political violence, empire, luxury, and beauty. 956.7044 Mc McCurley, T. Mark Hunter killer: inside America’s unmanned air war The first-ever inside look at the US military's secretive Remotely Piloted Aircraft program--equal parts techno-thriller, historical account, and war memoir. 973.385 Da Daigler, Kenneth A. Spies, patriots, and traitors: American intelligence in the Revolutionary War Intelligence and espionage played a key role during the War of Independence.