Reading Rainbow Returns?

LeVar Burton is trying to bring back Reading Rainbow with a Kickstarter campaign. Do you remember the theme song? See the original ’80s animation here: “Take a look, it’s in a book, Reading Rainbow.”

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Maya Angelou, 1928-2014

Maya Angelou, one of the United States’ best known writers, died today at the age of 86. Learn more about her extraordinary life from her obituary in the New York Times.

Take a look at our books by and about Maya Angelou here.… Read the rest

Why We Weed Books

I just discovered the Awful Library Books blog today, and I think it’s going to be a guilty pleasure. We remove books from our shelves, a process librarians call weeding, that are no longer helpful to Virginia Western students (the same thing happens with e-books and articles in databases).… Read the rest

New Book Highlights

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Did you know there is a new book display in the library now? One of these new books is So You Want to Be a Teacher?: Teaching and Learning in the 21st Century, by Janice Koch (call # LB1775 .K635 2009).… Read the rest

Check Out Our Newest Books!

League of Denial Alone TogetherSame Sex MarriageI know who you are

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New books have arrived just in time for your research assignments. These titles cover some of the most researched subjects on campus, including same-sex marriage, technology, beauty pageants, and the reproductive rights debate.… Read the rest