New Books: August 2018

Highlighted titles from the newest additions to the HSL Collection: You can find these books on the shelf, to the right, when entering the library. A full list of new titles can be found online.

Damnation Island: poor, sick, mad & criminal in 19th-century New York, by Stacy Horn

“Roosevelt Island is a two-mile . . . → Read More: New Books: August 2018

New Books: July 2018

Highlighted titles from the newest additions to the HSL Collection. This month’s list includes many online titles and databases. A full list of new titles can be found online.

Bioinformatics and functional genomics, by Jonathan Pevsner.

 

“Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics, Third Edition serves as an excellent single-source textbook for advanced undergraduate and beginning . . . → Read More: New Books: July 2018

New Books: June 2018

Highlighted titles from the newest additions to the HSL Collection: You can find these books on the shelf, to the right, when entering the library. A full list of new titles can be found online.

Flipped learning: a guide for higher education faculty, by Robert Talbert.

 

“Flipped learning is an approach to the . . . → Read More: New Books: June 2018

No Longer Just about Lyme Disease

Illnesses from mosquito, tick, and flea bites have tripled in the last 15 years, but even more alarming is that nine new germs spread by these insects have been discovered in the United States alone (CDC, Illnesses on the Rise, 2018).

Hiking year-round is a favorite hobby of mine. But as the summer approaches and tights . . . → Read More: No Longer Just about Lyme Disease

Lessons to be Learned. Never to be Repeated.

In Hebrew, Yom HaShoah Ve-Hagevurah literally means “Day of the Holocaust and the Heroism.” This year it began at sundown on Wednesday, April 11 and ended yesterday evening.  It honors the 6 million, men, women, and children who were murdered by the authority of the Third Reich. It is a day that also pays tribute . . . → Read More: Lessons to be Learned. Never to be Repeated.