Credo Reference Topic Pages

Credo Reference is featuring the following Topic Pages this month:

 

Credo Reference includes 731 reference ebooks and more than 3.4 million full text entries. Take a look!

Week of the Young Child

April 12-18 is Week of the Young Child. Check out some of our children’s books and read to a child this week – and every week!

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 plants, gardening, and technology.

Films On Demand update

Films On Demand added 261 new videos in March, bringing our streaming video collection up to 20,930 titles. Take a look!

International Children’s Book Day

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!

National Autism Awareness Month

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:

New titles

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

RA776.5 Farmacology TK5103.2 Hacking Exposed Wireless RJ506 Freeing Your Child from Anxiety

R733 Doctor's Guide to Alternative Medicine QK477.2 Illustrated Encyclopedia of Trees RC550 Combat Trauma

QH105 Minnesota's Outdoor Wonders RA781 Encyclopedia of Exercise Anatomy

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 medicine and nursing.

Gale Virtual Reference Library update

Our Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) collection has just grown by 21 titles:

Articles from GVRL can be downloaded to your eReader as PDFs or saved as MP3s and listened to. You’ll also find APA and MLA citations for each article and a built-in dictionary. Here are a few of the new titles:

E184.A1 Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America HF1001 Encyclopedia of Business and Finance GE10 Environmental Encyclopedia

QH332 Bioethics RC437 Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health RT21 Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health

For more information about GVRL, ask a librarian or attend one of these free webinars:

Credo Reference Topic Pages

Credo Reference is featuring the following Topic Pages this month:

 

Credo Reference includes 727 reference ebooks and more than 3.4 million full text entries. Take a look!