Author Archives: Elizabeth Bowman

24/7 books

Working in the middle of the night but still needing a good source? The Luria Library offers access to over 22,000 eBooks — full books, available to you with just … read more »

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Why would a library discard books?

It might seem odd that a library would discard books.  It seems like the opposite of what a library would do, since we are trying to provide you with resources rather than take … read more »

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Facts at your fingertips, part 1

Do you ever find yourself looking for a fast answer to a question in your homework or research and you remember the teacher has said “DON’T use Wikipedia!“? Not a … read more »

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Want another perspective on your health?

Try searching for information in AltHealthWatch, one of the databases provided to you by the library. It focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care … read more »

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We want YOU in the picture!

California libraries are collecting usage data, photos, and patron testimonials on California Library Snapshot Day: Monday, October 4.

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Banned Books Week

Celebrating the Freedom to Read

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INTERNATIONAL PEACE DAY

Visit the Library and look at the Drawings from Darfur exhibit highlighting children’s account of what they have witnessed in Darfuri Refugee Camps.

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Gotta Dance? Gotta Act?

Gotta Dance? Gotta Act? or, at least, learn about dance, and theatre, and other performing arts? The Luria Library just added access to the International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance™ … read more »

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Lights, camera, ACTION!

Are you interested in film? in acting? in directing? The library has a great collection of books on film, one few of which you can find here or maybe you … read more »

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Diversity Month Essay Contest

The library is pleased to help draw attention to a student club-based activities around Diversity Month. The library lobby houses a club display, many books on diversity issues are on … read more »

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