Tuesday, May 23, 2006

New Books - May 23

The following titles are available on the New Book Shelves:

070.92 W771m - Witcover, Jules. The Making of an Ink-Stained Wretch: Half a Century Pounding the Political Beat. (Johns Hopkins, 2005).

071.30904 W155n - Wallace, Aurora. Newspapers and the Making of Modern America: A History. (Greenwood, 2005).

230.61 D954s v.2 - Watson, JoAnn Ford, ed. Selected Spiritual Writings of Anne Dutton: Eighteenth-Century, British-Baptist, Woman Theologian. Vol. 2. Discourses, Poetry, Hymns, Memoir. (Mercer, 2004). [Note: Other volumes are on order.]

353.7056 En89 - Vig, Norman J. and Kraft, Michael E., eds. Environmental Policy: New Directions fo the Twenty-First Century. 6th ed. (CQ Press, 2006).

363.70574 Sc72e - Scarce, Rik. Eco-Warriors: Understanding the Radical Environmental Movement. Updated ed. (Left Coast Press, 2006).

370.1523 So85h - Sousa, David A. How the Brain Learns. 3rd ed. (Corwin, 2006).

509.2 H223o - Hargittai, Istvan. Our Lives: Encounters of a Scientist. (Akademiai Kiado, 2004).

510 M974 - Ayoub, Raymond G., ed. Musings of the Masters: An Anthology of Mathematical Reflections. (MAA, 2004).

515 B720r - Brabenec, Robert L. Resources for the Study of Real Analysis. (MAA, 2004).

519.5 K287b - Kelley, William D.; Ratliff, Thomas A., Jr.; and Nenadic, Charles. Basic Statistics for Laboratories: A Primer for Laboratory Workers. (Wiley, 1992).

547.122 At53a - Atkins, Peter. Atkins' Molecules. 2nd ed. (Cambridge, 2003).

581.70974 C839n - Cox, Donald D. A Naturalist's Guide to Field Plants: An Ecology for Eastern North America. Illustrations by Shirley A. Peron. (Syracuse, 2005).

591.5 B394 - Bolhuis, Johan J. and Giraldeau, Luc-Alain, eds. The Behavior of Animals: Mechanisms, Function, and Evolution. (Blackwell, 2005).

595.789 C324b - Cech, Rich and Tudor, Guy. Butterflies of the East Coast: An Observer's Guide. (Princeton, 2005).

597.96 G352s - Gibbons, Whit and Dorcas, Mike. Snakes of the Southeast. (University of Georgia, 2005).

613.707 St24 - Lund, Jacalyn and Tannehill, Deborah. Standards-Based Physical Education Curriculum Development. (Jones & Bartlett, 2005).

615.85153 B925a - Burlingame, Joan and Blaschko, Thomas M. Assessment Tools for Recreational Therapy and Related Tools. 3rd ed. (Idyll Arbor, 2002).

638.10973 H783b - Horn, Tammy. Bees in America: How the Honey Bee Shaped a Nation. Paperback ed. (University Press of Kentucky, 2006).

674.386 W850 - Goodell, Barry; Nicholas, Darrel D.; and Schultz, Tor P., eds. Wood Deterioration and Preservation: Advances in Our Changing World. (ACS, 2003).

780.9034 St34l - Steinberg, Michael P. Listening to Reason: Culture, Subjectivity, and Nineteenth-Century Music. (Princeton, 2004).

791.43028 M241b - McPherson, Edward. Buster Keaton: Tempest in a Flat Hat. 1st U.S. ed. (Newmarket Press, 2005).

791.436556 M712 - Grieveson, Lee; Sonnet, Esther; and Stanfield, Peter, eds. Mob Culture: Hidden Histories of the American Gangster Film. (Rutgers, 2005).

973 B638m - Boller, Paul F., Jr. and Story, Ronald. A More Perfect Union: Documents in U.S. History. 2 vols. 5th ed. (Houghton Mifflin, 2000).

973.46092 J359pr v.2 - The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, Retirement Series, vol. 2 (1809-1810). [Shelved in stacks]

New Reference Books

The following new books are now available in the Reference section of the Carson-Newman library.

R 280.5 Ye3 2006 - Yearbook of American and Canadian Churches - 2006

R 305.2603 En19 - The Encyclopedia of Aging (2 vols.)

R 353.9768 T25t 2005-06 - Tennessee Blue Book 2005-2006.

R 616.903 T847e - The Encyclopedia of Infectious Diseases. 2nd ed.

Friday, May 19, 2006

For Your Summer Reading Pleasure

We have a new shipment of lease books. These are some of the latest bestsellers.

F ABR - Abrahams, Peter. End of Story. (William Morrow, 2006) - Suspense; A writer takes a job as a prison teacher.

F COB - Coben, Harlan. Promise Me. (Dutton, 2006) - The latest Myron Bolitar mystery; Myron, a former NBA star, helps locate missing girls.

F HAR - Hart, Carolyn G. Dead Days of Summer. (William Morrow, 2006) - The latest Death on Demand mystery featuring booksellers Annie & Max Darling of South Carolina. It's up to Annie to keep Max out of the slammer this time.

F MAC - Macomber, Debbie. Susannah's Garden. (Mira, 2006) - If you have not read Macomber's novels, you are in for a treat. Meet Susannah Nelson of Seattle who is facing the same sorts of issues that many middle-aged women do and on a mission to find her old high school sweetheart.

F MIC - Michaels, Fern. Hey, Good Looking. (Pocket, 2006) - A family feud in Louisiana is the backdrop for this popular author's latest novel.

F RAN - Rankin, Ian. Blood Hunt. (Little, Brown, 2006) - This is a stand-alone novel rather than an installment in the Inspector Rebus series. A former soldier sets out to investigate his brother's death.

F ROT - Roth, Philip. Everyman. (Houghton Mifflin, 2006) - An examination of the life of a man who died in his 70s, having been ill for an extended period of time.

F TYL - Tyler, Anne. Digging to America. (Knopf, 2006) - The story of an Iranian American family and an American family which adopt Korean children.

F WRI - Wright, Vinita Hampton. Dwelling Places. (HarperSanFrancisco, 2006) - The story of an Iowa farm family with its share of problems.

Tuesday, May 16, 2006

More New Books

Here are some more new items that are available in the Carson-Newman Library.

016.34 L414l - Library of Congress Law Library: An Illustrated Guide. (Library of Congress, 2005).

225.601 Er44b - Erickson, Richard J. A Beginner's Guide to New Testament Exegesis: Taking the Fear Out of the Critical Method. (IVP, 2005).

302.23 M992m - Myers, Greg. Matters of Opinion: Talking About Public Issues. (Cambridge, 2004).

328. 7301 Un3s3 2004 - Senate Journal, 106th Congress, 2nd session, 2004.

330.904 St29 2006 - State of the World, 2006. Special Focus: China and India.

345.4 Un3 vol. 540 - United States Reports, Oct. term 2003.

345.4 Un3 v.543, pt.2 - Offical Reports of the Supreme Court, January 12-March 1, 2005.

353.03 Un3 2002, Bk. 2 - Public Papers of the Presidents, George W. Bush, 2002.

428.40712 St24 - Standards for Middle and High School Literacy Coaches. (International Reading Association, 2006)

615.7 L664 - Torchlin, Vladimir P. and Weissig, Volkmar, eds. Liposomes. 2nd ed. (Oxford, 2003).

782.140973 K727a - Knapp, Raymond. The American Musical and the Formation of National Identity. (Princeton, 2005).

790.019 W783l - Witt, Peter A. and Ellis, Gary D. The Leisure Diagnostic Battery. Users Manual. (Venture, 1989).

R 309.23 Un2c 2005 - 2005 Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance. 2 vols.

R 317.3 Un3s 2006 - Statistical Abstract of the United States: 2006.

R 328.73 Un3b2 - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-2005.

R 345.21 Un3 2000, Supp. 3 - United States Code, 2000 ed. Supp. III, 2003. 3 vols.

R 345.22 T256a - Tennessee Code Annotated. Advance Code Service. 2006 - #1 and #2

R 528.1 Un3a 2007 - The Astronomical Almanac, 2007.

R 928.082 So54 v.166 - Something About the Author, vol. 166.

R 974.003 En19 - Encyclopedia of Appalachia.

INDEX 016 B644 2006 #2 - Book Review Index

INDEX 050.286 So88 2002 - Southern Baptist Periodical Index

New Books

The following books are new to the library and can be found on the new book shelves in the reading alcove on the main floor.

226.506 M832j - Morris, Leon. Jesus Is the Christ: Studies in the Theology of John. (Eerdmans/IVP, 1989).

232.9 Al53l - Allen, Charles L. The Life of Christ. (Revell, 1962).

234 H652y - Hobbs, Herschel H. You Are Chosen: The Priesthood of All Believers. (Harper & Row, 1990).

251 H181h - Hamilton, Donald L. Homiletical Handbook. (Broadman, 1992).

251 H191 - Duduit, Michael, ed. Handbook of Contemporary Preaching. (Broadman, 1992).

254.5 R134b - Rainer, Thom S. The Book of Church Growth: History, Theology, and Principles. (Broadman, 1993).

261.10973 Ev15a - Evans, Anthony T. America's Only Hope. (Moody, 1990).

282.092 B397c - Beiting, Ralph W. Called to the Mountains: The Autobiography of Reverend Ralph W. Beiting and the Christian Appalachian Project. (Christian Appalachian Project, 1993).

332.1 C624 - Closed for the Holiday: The Bank Holiday of 1933. (Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, 1999).

332.110973 J647h - Johnson, Roger T. Historical Beginnings . . . The Federal Reserve. (Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, 1999).

332.114 Ak47u - Akhtar, M. A. Understanding Open Market Operations. (Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 1997).

353.00724 H198t - Hansen, George. To Harass Our People: The IRS and Government Abuse of Power. (Positive Publications, 1984).

363.583 F959e - Fuller, Millard & Linda. The Excitement Is Building. (Word, 1990).

378.013 T256s - Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association. Securing Tennessee's Future: Increasing Educational Capacity in Nursing. (TICUA, 2003).

407 So881 - Southern Conference on Language Teaching. Languages for Today's World. (Dimension, 2006 issue).

407 So881a - Southern Conference on Language Teaching. Languages and Language Learners. (Dimension, 2005 issue).

780.71 M521cr - Colwell, Richard, ed. MENC Handbook of Research Methodologies. (Oxford, 2006).

813.54 C548se - Clark, Mary Higgins. The Second Time Around. (Simon & Schuster, 2003).

813.54 C816pr - Cornwell, Patricia. Predator. (Putnam's, 2005).

813.54 L966am - Ludlum, Robert. The Ambler Warning. (St. Martin's, 2005).

813.54 P691ho - Plain, Belva. Homecoming. (Delacorte, 1997).

813.54 W146p - Waldman, Ayelet. A Playdate with Death. (Berkley Prime Crime, 2002).

813.54 W867di - Woods, Stuart. Dirty Work. (Putnam's, 2003).

813.6 C556sc - Clarke, Richard A. The Scorpion's Gate. (Putnam's, 2005).

823.912 L535la - Lawrence, D. H. Lady Chatterley's Lover. The Historic, Unexpurgated Grove Press Edition, with Archibald MacLeish's Letter to Barney Rosset, an Introduction by Mark Schorer, and Judge Bryan's Decision in the Obscenity Case. (Modern Library, 1993).

JF C680a - Colfer, Eoin. Artemis Fowl. (Talk Miramax Books/Hyperion Books for Children, 2001).

JF C680aa - Colfer, Eoin. Artemis Fowl: The Arctic Incident. (Talk Miramax Books/Hyperion Books for Children, 2002).

JF C680ae - Colfer, Eoin. Artemis Fowl: The Eternity Code. (Miramax Books/Hyperion Books for Children, 2003).

The following new books are in the Reference section of the library:

INDEX 016.6137 P569 2005 - Physical Education Index. 2005 Annual Cumulative Index.

R 317.68 Ea77e 2005/SPR - East Tennessee Development District. Economic Statistics. Spring 2005.

R 317.68 Ea77e 2006/SPR - East Tennessee Development District. Economic Statistics. Spring 2006.

R 378.768 T256c - Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association. Characteristics 2004: The Fact Book on Tennessee's Private Colleges.

Monday, May 08, 2006

Now in the Stacks

These former lease books are now in the stacks under new call numbers:

629.13092 Ed36s - Edgerton, Clyde. Solo: My Adventures in the Air. (Algonquin, 2005)

641.5944 G196b - Garten, Ina. Barefoot in Paris: Easy French Food You Can Make at Home. (Clarkson Potter, 2004)

813.54 B452y - Berg, Elizabeth. The Year of Pleasures: A Novel. (Random House, 2005)

813.54 C431s - Chiaverini, Jennifer. The Sugar Camp Quilt: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel. (Simon & Schuster, 2005)

813.54 C857c - Crawford, Isis. A Catered Christmas: A Mystery with Recipes. (Kensington Books, 2005)

813.54 Ev16su - Evans, Richard Paul. The Sunflower. (Simon & Schuster, 2005)

813.54 G948h - Guinn, Jeff. How Mrs. Claus Saved Christmas. (Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, 2005)

813.54 G887bro - Grisham, John. The Broker. (Doubleday, 2005)

813.54 K537m - Kidd, Sue Monk. The Mermaid Chair. (Viking, 2005)

813.54 M138st - McCrumb, Sharyn. St. Dale. (Kensington, 2005)

813.54 M236g - Macomber, Debbie. A Good Yarn. (Mira, 2005)

813.54 M236th - Macomber, Debbie. There's Something About Christmas. (Mira, 2005)

813.54 R564g - Robinson, Marilynne. Gilead. (Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 2004)

813.54 Sh11to - Shaara, Jeff. To the Last Man: A Novel of the First World War. (Ballantine, 2004)

813.54 V326ch - VanLiere, Donna. The Christmas Hope. (St. Martin's, 2005)

813.6 K126b - Kallos, Stephanie. Broken for You. (Grove Press, 2004)

813.6 T734ro - Trigiani, Adriana. Rococo: A Novel. (Random House, 2005)

823.914 D373i - Delaney, Frank. Ireland: A Novel. (HarperCollins, 2005)

823.914 P429ch - Perry, Anne. A Christmas Guest: A Novel. (Ballantine, 2005)

823.914 P429l - Perry, Anne. Long Spoon Lane: A Novel. (Ballantine, 2005)

823.914 R895sh - Rushdie, Salman. Shalimar the Clown: A Novel. (Random House, 2005)

973.41092 W277el - Ellis, Joseph J. His Excellency: George Washington. (Knopf, 2004)

973.926 C245s - Carter, Jimmy. Sharing Good Times. (Simon & Schuster, 2004)

974.71044 D978o - Dwyer, Jim and Flynn, Kevin. 102 Minutes: The Untold Story of the Fight to Survive Inside the Twin Towers. (Times Books, 2005)

Tuesday, May 02, 2006

New Lease Books - May 2

F FRA - Frank, Dorothea Benton. Full of Grace. (William Morrow, 2006)

F ROB - Robards, Karen. Vanished. (G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2006)

New Books - May 2

Just a quick note to let you know that books which were in technical services until the new system was in place are now on the new book shelves in the reading section of the library. Here are our latest arrivals. Reference volumes are in Reference. Special Collections items are in special collections. General collection items are on the new book shelves.

R 928.082 So54 v.165 - Something About The Author, vol. 165.

051 K646p - Kitch, Carolyn. Pages from the Past: History & Memory in American Magazines. (University of North Carolina, 2005)

330.951 Sh39c - Sheff, David. China Dawn: The Story of a Technology and Business Revolution. (Harper Business, 2002)

338.470053 L587n - Lewis, Michael. The New, New Thing: A Silicon Valley Story. (Penguin, 2000)

338.4762138 K141s - Kaplan, David A. The Silicon Boys and Their Valley of Dreams. (William Morrow & Co., 1999)

338.7610041 An22p - Anders, George. Perfect Enough: Carly Fiorina and the Reinvention of Hewlett-Packard. (Portfolio, 2003)

338.7610046 W832b - Wolff, Michael. Burn Rate: How I Survived the Gold Rush Years on the Internet. (Simon & Schuster, 1998)

338.7610053 R636m - Rohm, Wendy Goldman. The Microsoft File: The Secret Case Against Bill Gates. (Times Business, 1998)

338.762 Y85s - Young, Jeffrey S. Steve Jobs: The Journey Is the Reward. (Lynx Books, 1988)

338.762139 Sl15e - Slater, Robert. The Eye of the Storm: How John Chambers Steered Cisco Through the Technology Collapse. (HarperBusiness, 2003)

343.73 Au51w - Auletta, Ken. World War 3.0: Microsoft and Its Enemies. (Random House, 2001)

343.73 H363p - Heilemann, John. Pride Before the Fall: The Trials of Bill Gates and the End of the Microsoft Era. (HarperCollins, 2001)

363.34922 Un3f - United States. House of Representatives. A Failure of Initiative: Final Report of the Select Bipartisan Committee to Investigate the Preparation for and Response to Hurricane Katrina. (GPO, 2006)

381.142 C273d - Cassidy, John. Dot.con: The Greatest Story Ever Sold. (HarperCollins, 2002)

384.3 Au51h - Auletta, Ken. The Highwaymen: Warriors of the Information Superhighway. (Random House, 1997)

384.31 M856b - Motavalli, John. Bamboozled at the Revolution: How Big Media Lost Billions in the Battle for the Internet. (Viking, 2002)

384.530973 M946w - Murray, James B., Jr. Wireless Nation: The Frenzied Launch of the Cellular Revolution in America. (Perseus, 2001)

577.6 P845l - Postel, Sandra. Liquid Assets: The Critical Need to Safeguard Freshwater Ecosystems. (State of the World Library, 2005)

641.5945 T734c - Trigiani, Adriana and Trigiani, Mary Yolanda. Cooking with My Sisters: One Hundred Years of Family Recipes from Bari to Big Stone Gap. (Random House, 2004)

641.5973 An43h - Angelou, Maya. Hallelujah! The Welcome Table: A Lifetime of Memories with Recipes. (Random House, 2004)

658.4038 D758u - Downes, Larry and Mui, Chunka. Unleashing the Killer App: Digital Strategies for Market Dominance. (Harvard Business School Press, 1998)

791.456 Sp32w - Spence, Louise. Watching Daytime Soap Operas: The Power of Pleasure. (Wesleyan University Press, 2005)

T 220.5203 B471 1968 - Holy Bible as Printed by Robert Aitken and Approved & Recommended by the Congress of the United States of America in 1782. American Bible Society Ed. (Arno Press, 1968) [in special collections]

T 796.332077 Si33p - Pugh, Tom. Petie Siler: Morristown High School's Legendary Coach. (The author, 2004) [in special collections]