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Humanities Electronic Resource Collections

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This past year, Chester Fritz Library has been able to add a number of digital collections, with primary sources and scholarly literature, supporting research and courses in the humanities.  Our biggest addition for scholarly books is from Project MUSE, which added thousands of titles in history, literature, anthropology, and other areas of the humanities and […]

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New Resource: Communication Source

Categories: In and Around CFL, Resources

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This database combines both Communication Abstracts and Communication and Mass Media Complete and supports research in a wide variety of communication disciplines such as mass media, communications theory, linguistics, organizational communication and more. This is a searchable database that provides abstracts, indexing, and full-text content. This is a fantastic resource for not only communication studies but also […]

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Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month

Categories: Reader's Advisory, Resources

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National Hispanic Heritage Month runs from September 15th to October 15th. It is a time to celebrate the histories, cultures, and contributions of American citizens who have ancestors and family members from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. Fiction Drown by Junot Díaz Drown is the semi-autobiographical, debut short story collection from […]

Cooking by the Book

Categories: Reader's Advisory, Resources

September is a month of many celebrations. National Chicken Month, National Mushroom Month, National Potato Month, National Rice Month…we started seeing a theme! Celebrate the month by trying some new recipes from the library’s cookbook collection. American Cookbooks The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook by Deb Perelman The long-awaited cookbook by Deb Perelman of Smitten Kitchen—home cook, mom, […]

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Independence Days Around the World

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A collage of book titles featured in our Independence Days themed book post.

A popular nineteenth century phrase held that ‘the sun never sets on the British empire’. Two centuries of revolutions and decolonization movements worldwide has put paid to the phrase, leaving the UK one of the only countries in the world without an independence day. Celebrate the 4th of July by taking a minute to learn […]