AccessScience has added lots of new content this month. New briefings include:
- Artificial leaf
- Deforestation: a global concern
- Electronic tongue
- Sea turtle navigation
- Teixobactin: first in a new class of antibiotics
There are new videos and animations on the following topics:
- Can Pheromones Get You A Date?
- The Woman Who Saved the U.S. Space Race (And Other Unsung Scientists)
- Why Do Roses Smell So Sweet?
There’s also a new PowerPoint AccessScience User Guide to help you get the most out of this database. And finally, take a look at the new video biography of Sandra Faber, winner of the 2009 Bower Award and Prize for Achievement in Science.
Check out these sites for more poetry resources:
Today is also International Children’s Book Day. Did you know we have nearly 1,200 children’s books (plus kits and games) in our Juvenile Collection? Check one out and read to a child today!
Today is World Autism Awareness Day and April is National Autism Awareness Month. According to the CDC, 1 out of 68 children has been identified with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Learn more about autism and Asperger’s syndrome with books, ebooks, and videos from our collection.
Check out these sites for more information: