New titles

Take a look at the new books we added to our collection in November. You can find these and everything else in our collection through our catalog, MnPALS Plus. Here are just a few of the new titles on our shelves. Check them out!

AG243 Guinness World Records 2017 JK1976 Campaign Trends and Election Law RA781 Anatomy of Strength & Conditioning

RC662 Whole Cooking & Nutrition RK652.5 Dental Materials TK140 Tesla

TK153 Electricity for Refrigeration, Heating and Air Conditioning TK5105.8885 Mastering Responsive Web Design TL214 Computerized Engine Controls

TL230.2 Heavy Duty Truck Systems TP248.2 Introduction to Biotechnology TP577 Complete Beer Course

Free books

Please see the latest spreadsheet of Library discards and contact Danielle if you’d like any of them. Most of these books are about cooking and graphic design.

Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month, also known as National American Indian Heritage Month. Join us in celebrating the rich history, the variety of cultures, and the many contributions of Native Americans to our world. Learn more with books, ebooks, and videos from our from our collection.

Check out these sites for more information:

American Diabetes Month

November is American Diabetes Month. According to the American Diabetes Association, 29.1 million Americans have diabetes, another 86 million are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes, and diabetes is the 7th leading cause of death in the United States. You can learn how to control or lower your chance of developing diabetes with books, ebooks, and videos from our collection.

Check out these sites for more information:

 

Credo Reference Topic Pages

Credo Reference is featuring the following Topic Pages this month:

 

Credo Reference includes 805 reference ebooks and more than 3.4 million full text entries. Take a look!

Cooking for the holidays

Thanksgiving is almost here, ushering in the beginning of the holiday season. Preparing meals and dining with family and friends is an essential part of our holiday traditions. If you’re interested in trying something new, you’ll find almost 200 books (and many more ebooks) on cooking in our collection. Check one out and expand your culinary horizons!

RC588 Allergy-free and Easy Cooking TX719 Simply French TX739 Holidays

TX716 Celebración TX723.3 Classic Russian Cuisine TX837 Inspired Vegetarian

TX716 Mexico's Feasts of Life TX 723.2 Splendid Table TX724 World of Jewish Cooking

TX724.5 Indian Cooking Unfolded TX771 Gingerbread

AccessScience update

AccessScience has added lots of new content this month. There are new research reviews on fuel efficiency and laminar flow control and the rise of antibiotic resistance in bacteria. New articles include:

New videos and animations include:

Don’t forget AccessScience has projects for makers of all skill levels. New projects include:

And finally, there’s a new video biography of Shu Chien, winner of the 2016 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Mechanical Engineering.

 

Business English for Spanish and Chinese speakers

Mango Languages has added two new specialty courses on business English for Spanish (Latin American) and Chinese (Mandarin) speakers.

Mango Languages now offers English courses for speakers of 19 different languages. If you already speak English, why stop there? Mango includes courses for 71 foreign languages. Fight monolingualism and start learning a new language today!

Free books

Please see the latest spreadsheet of Library discards and contact Danielle if you’d like any of them. Most of these books are about photography, manufacturing, and textiles.

New titles in Credo Reference

Credo Reference has added or updated the following 10 titles since September:

Our Credo Reference collection now includes 805 reference ebooks and more than 3.4 million full text entries. Take a look!
HC59.15 OECD Factbook KF387 Encyclopedia of Everyday Law RC537 Depression 101