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This page is updated periodically. This update: February 5, 2015


Bibliocraft : a modern crafter's guide to using library resources to jumpstart creative projects / Jessica Pigza ; photographs by Johnny Miller ; photostyling by Shana Faust ; illustrations by Sun Young Park.
New York, NY : STC Craft, Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2014.
TT157.P534 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Can't we talk about something more pleasant? : a memoir / Roz Chast. First U.S. edition.
New York : Bloomsbury, 2014.
NC1429.C525 A2 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Charles James : beyond fashion / Harold Koda and Jan Glier Reeder ; contributions by Sarah Scaturro and Glenn Petersen ; foreword by Ralph Rucci.
New York : The Metropolitan Museum of Art, [2014]%New Haven : Distributed by Yale University Press, [date of distribution not identified]%©2014
TT505.J36 K63 2014
Full Catalog Record.

The complete photo guide to clothing construction / Christine Haynes.
Minneapolis, MN : Creative Publishing, [2014]%©2014
TT705.H393 2014
Full Catalog Record.

The essential guide to business for artists and designers : an enterprise manual for visual artists and creative professionals / Alison Branagan ; [with a foreword by Sir James Dyson].
London, England : A & C Black, 2011.
N8350.B73 2011
Full Catalog Record.

Fashion design, referenced : a visual guide to the history, language & practice of fashion / Alicia Kennedy & Emily Banis Stoehrer with Jay Calderin.
Beverly, Massachusetts : Rockport Publishers, 2013.%©2013
TT515.K45 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Style bible : what to wear to work / Lauren A. Rothman.
Brookline, MA : Bibliomotion, books + media, [2014]%©2014
TT507.R674 2014
Full Catalog Record.

The wow factor : insider style secrets for every body and every budget / by Jacqui Stafford, Fashion Editor and TV Style Expert.
New York, New York : Gotham Books, [2013]%©2013
TT507.S745 2013
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Nutrition : concepts & controversies / Frances Sienkiewicz Sizer, Ellie Whitney. 13th ed.
Belmont, CA : Wadsworth Cengage Learning, c2014.
QP141.S5365 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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Computer Science

How to do everything. Pages, keynote & numbers for OS X and iOS / Dwight Spivey.
New York : McGraw-Hill Education, [2014]%©2014
QA76.774.M33 S645 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Mac OS X Mavericks for seniors : learn step by step how to work with Mac OS X Mavericks / Studio Visual Steps.
[Netherlands] : Visual Steps, [2014]%©2014
QA76.774.M33 M33 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Switching to the Mac / David Pogue. Mavericks edition. First edition.
Sebastopol, CA : O'Reilly, 2014.
QA76.8.M3 P6365 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Teach yourself visually MacBook Pro / by Guy Hart-Davis. 2nd edition.
Indianapolis, Indiana : Visual, a Wiley brand, [2014]%©2014
QA76.8.M3 H368 2014
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Culinary Arts and Hospitality

Alchemy in a glass : the essential guide to handcrafted cocktails / Greg Seider ; photographs by Noah Fecks ; foreword by Jim Meehan.
New York : Rizzoli, 2014.
TX951.S45 2014
Full Catalog Record.

The bar book : elements of cocktail technique / Jeffrey Morgenthaler with Martha Holmberg ; photographs by Alanna Hale.
San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 2014.%© 2014.
TX951.M668 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Inside the California food revolution : thirty years that changed our culinary consciousness / Joyce Goldstein ; with Dore Brown.
Berkeley : University of California Press, [2013]
TX715.2.C34 G65 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Leon : fast vegetarian / Jane Baxter & Henry Dimbleby ; photography by Georgia Glynn Smith ; design by Anita Mangan.
London : Conran Octopus, 2014.
TX837.B35 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Liquid intelligence : the art and science of the perfect cocktail / Dave Arnold ; photography by Travis Huggett. First edition.
New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2014]
TX951.A675 2014
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Economics and Business

500 social media marketing tips : essential advice, hints and strategy for business : Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, YouTube, Instagram, Linkedin, and more! / by Andrew Macarthy. Fall 2014 edition.
[Place of publication not identified] : [CreateSpace], [2014]%©2014
HF5415.1265.M3173 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Austerity : the history of a dangerous idea / Mark Blyth.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2013]%©2013
HJ8015.B59 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Building Atlanta : how I broke through segregation to launch a business empire / Herman J. Russell, with Bob Andelman ; [foreword by Andrew Young]. First edition.
Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, [2014]%©2014
HC102.5.R87 A3 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Business statistics for dummies / by Alan Anderson, PhD.
Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [2014]%©2014
HF1017.A524 2014
Full Catalog Record.

The customer rules : the 39 essential rules for delivering sensational service / Lee Cockerell. First edition.
New York : Crown Business, [2013]%©2013
HF5415.5.C583 2013
Full Catalog Record.

The everything resume book : from using social media to choosing the right keywords, all you need to have a resume that stands out from the crowd! / Lin Grensing-Pophal. 4th ed.
Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, c2013.
HF5383.G637 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Fashion buying : from trend forecasting to shop floor / David Shaw, Dimitri Koumbis.
London : Fairchild Books, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, [2014]%©2014
HD9940.A2 S53 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Go! with Microsoft Excel 2010 : comprehensive / Shelley Gaskin, Alicia Vargas, and Suzanne Marks.
Boston : Prentice Hall, c2011.
HF5548.4.M523 G3743 2011
Full Catalog Record.

How to find fulfilling work / Roman Krznaric. First U.S. edition.
New York : Picador, 2013.
HF5549.5.J63 K75 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Learn or die : using science to build a leading-edge learning organization / Edward D. Hess.
New York : Columbia Business School Publishing, [2014]
HD58.82.H365 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Make your mark : the creative's guide to building a business with impact / edited by Jocelyn K. Glei ; foreword by Scott Belsky.
Seattle : Amazon Publishing, [2014]%©2014
HB615.M342 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Microsoft Excel 2010 : complete / Gary B. Shelly, Jeffrey J. Quasney.
Boston, Mass. : Course Technology, Cengage Learning, c2011.
HF5548.4.M523 S454 2011
Full Catalog Record.

Microsoft Office 2010 : comprehensive, introductory / Alec Fehl ... [et al.].
El Sobrante, CA : Labyrinth Learning, c2011.
HF5548.4.M525 F44 2011
Full Catalog Record.

The new one-page project manager : communicate and manage any project with a single sheet of paper / Clark A. Campbell with Mick Campbell.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2013.
HD69.P75 C363 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Office 2013 all-in-one : absolute beginner's guide / Patrice-Anne Rutledge, et al.
Indianapolis, Indiana : Que, [2014]
HF5548.4.M525 R883 2014
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Organizational behavior / Stephen P . Robbins, San Diego State University, Timothy A . Judge, University of Notre Dame. Edition 16.
Boston : Pearson, [2015]%©2015
HD58.7.R62 2015
Full Catalog Record.

Absolute beginner's guide to project management%Project management : absolute beginner's guide / Gregory M. Horine. Third edition.
Indianapolis, Indiana : Que, [2013]
HD69.P75 H67 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Raising dough : the complete guide to financing a socially responsible food business / Elizabeth Ü ; foreword by Michael Shuman.
White River Junction, Vermont : Chelsea Green Publishing, [2013]%©2013
HG4027.7.U23 2013
Full Catalog Record.

They don't teach corporate in college : a twenty-something's guide to the business world / Alexandra Levit. Third edition.
Pompton Plains, N.J. : Career Press, 2014.
HF5381.L48 2014
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Google Apps meets Common Core / Michael J. Graham.
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin, 2013.
LB1028.3.G724 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Leveraging the ePortfolio for integrative learning : a faculty guide to classroom practices for transforming student learning / Candyce Reynolds and Judith Patton ; foreword by Terry Rhodes. First edition.
Sterling, Virginia : Stylus, 2014.
LB1029.P67 R46 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Make it stick : the science of successful learning / Peter C. Brown, Henry L. Roediger III, Mark A. McDaniel.
Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014.
LB1060.B768 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Motivation and learning strategies for college success : a focus on self-regulated learning / Myron H. Dembo, Helena Seli. 4th ed.
New York : Routledge, 2013.
LB2343.3.D46 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Peterson's master the GED test.
Albany, NY : Peterson's, [2014]-
LB3060.33.G45 P48
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English as a Second Language

The condensed ESL writer's handbook / Janine Carlock, Maeve Eberhardt, Jaime Horst, Lionel Menasche.
Ann Arbor, [Mich.] : University of Michigan Press, [2013]%©2013
PE1129.4.C3756 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Grammar and beyond. 1 / Randi Reppen, with Deborah Gordon.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
PE1128.6.R477 2012
Full Catalog Record.

True stories behind the songs : a beginning reader / by Sandra Heyer.
White Plains, NY : Pearson/Longman, c2011.
PE1128.8.H494 T77 2011
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Health, Nursing and Medicine

Black's student medical dictionary. 3rd ed. / edited by Harvey Marcovitch.
London ; New York : Bloomsbury, c2011.
R121.B599 2011
Full Catalog Record.

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History - Americas

Cool gray city of love : 49 views of San Francisco / Gary Kamiya. Pbk. ed.
New York : Bloomsbury, 2014.
F869.S33 K35 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Fear itself : the New Deal and the origins of our time / Ira Katznelson. First edition.
New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]%©2013
E806.K37 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Latino Americans : the 500-year legacy that shaped a nation / Ray Suarez.
New York, New York : Celebra, [2013]%©2013
E184.S75 S83 2013
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Little Manila is in the heart : the making of the Filipina/o American community in Stockton, California / Dawn Bohulano Mabalon.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2013.%©2013
F870.F4 M33 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Multicultural America : a multimedia encyclopedia / Carlos E. Cortés, editor, University of California, Riverside ; Jane E. Sloan, consulting editor, Rutgers University.
Los Angeles, California : SAGE Reference, [2013]%©2013
E184.A1 M8145 2013
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History - Biography, etc.

100 people who changed 20th-century America / Mary Cross, editor.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2013.
CT220.A16 2013
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Languages and Literatures

California : a novel / Edan Lepucki. First edition.
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2014.
PS3612.E66 C35 2014
Full Catalog Record.

A Dictionary of American idioms / revised and thoroughly updated by Adam Makkai, Ph. D., Professor of Linguistics, University of Illinois at Chicago. Fifth edition.
Hauppauge, N.Y. : Barrons Educational Series, Inc., [2013]
PE2839.D5 2013
Full Catalog Record.

English verbs and a review of standard English usage / by Vincent F. Hopper and George Ehrenhaft. 4th ed.
Hauppauge, N.Y. : Barron's, c2012.
PE1271.H67 2012
Full Catalog Record.

Fluent forever : how to learn any language fast and never forget it / Gabriel Wyner. First Edition.
New York : Harmony Books, [2014]%©2014
P53.4115.W96 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Grammar in plain English / by Harriet Diamond and Phyllis Dutwin. 5th ed.
Hauppauge, N.Y. : Barron's Educational Series, c2012.
PE1112.D48 2012
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How to read texts : a student guide to critical approaches and skills / Neil McCaw. 2nd edition.
London ; New York : Bloomsbury, [2013]%©2013
PN81.M4875 2013
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Island : poetry and history of Chinese immigrants on Angel Island, 1910-1940 / edited by Him Mark Lai, Genny Lim, and Judy Yung. Second edition.
Seattle : University of Washington Press, 2014.
PL3164.5.E5 I85 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Mastering French vocabulary / Wolfgang Fischer and Anne-Marie Le Plouhinec ; [translated from German by Eric A. Bye]. English language ed.
Hauppauge, N.Y. : Barron's Educational Series, c2012.
PC2445.F5713 2012
Full Catalog Record.

Mastering Spanish vocabulary / José María Navarro and Axel J. Navarro Ramil ; [translated from German by Eric A. Bye]. English language ed.
Hauppauge, NY : Barron's Educational Series, Inc., c2012.
PC4689.N3813 2012
Full Catalog Record.

The McGraw-Hill handbook of English grammar and usage / Mark Lester and Larry Beason. 2nd ed.
New York : McGraw-Hill, c2013.
PE1112.L463 2013
Full Catalog Record.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 : complete / Gary B. Shelly, Susan L. Sebok.
Boston, MA : Course Technology, Cengage Learning, c2011.
P93.53.M534 S47 2011
Full Catalog Record.

"They say / I say" : the moves that matter in academic writing / Gerald Graff, Cathy Birkenstein, both of the University of Illinois at Chicago. Third Edition.
New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2014]%©2014
PE1431.G73 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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Library and Information Science

Useful, usable, desirable : applying user experience design to your library / Aaron Schmidt and Amanda Etches.
Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2014.
Z678.S36 2014
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Algebra success in 20 minutes a day. 5th edition.
New York : LearningExpress, [2014]%©2014
QA159.J59 2014
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College algebra demystified / Rhonda Huettenmueller. Second edition.
New York : McGraw-Hill Professional, [2014]%©2014
QA152.3.H853 2014
Full Catalog Record.

How not to be wrong : the power of mathematical thinking / Jordan Ellenberg.
New York : The Penguin Press, 2014.
QA99.E45 2014
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Psychology and Psychiatry

How we learn : the surprising truth about when, where, and why it happens / Benedict Carey. First edition.
New York : Random House, [2014]%©2014
BF318.C366 2014
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Just plain data analysis : finding, presenting, and interpreting social science data / Gary M. Klass. 2nd ed.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2012.
HA29.K58 2012
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Technology and Engineering

Don't make me think, revisited : a common sense approach to Web usability / Steve Krug. [Third edition.].
[Berkeley, Calif.] : New Riders, [2014]%©2014
TK5105.888.K78 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Letting go of the words / Janice (Ginny) Redish. 2nd ed.
Amsterdam ; Boston : Morgan Kaufmann, c2012.
TK5105.888.R427 2012
Full Catalog Record.

My Google Apps / Sherry Kinkoph Gunter, Patrice-Anne Rutledge.
Indianapolis, Ind. : Que, c2014.
TK5105.8885.G643 G86 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Proof : the science of booze / Adam Rogers.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014.
TP505.R64 2014
Full Catalog Record.

Using Google Apps / by Meghen Ehrich (Instructional Technology Specialist, Prince George's County Public Schools, Prince George's County, Maryland), Monica Kinney (Instructional Technology Specialist, Prince George's County Public Schools, Prince George's County, Maryland).
Tinley Park, Illinois : The Goodheart-Willcox Company, Inc., [2014]%©2014
TK5105.8885.G643 E47 2014
Full Catalog Record.

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Last updated: February 5, 2015