• Date Posted 2019-11-04

    November Is World Vegan Month

    November Is World Vegan Month

    Find out more about this “extreme” dietary/lifestyle choice that can reduce humanity’s burden on the environment, lessen the pain and suffering of animals, make it easier to feed the human race, and make you healthier. The vegan studies project : food, animals, and gender in the age of terror (BOOK) How to be vegan (BOOK) … Continued
  • Date Posted 2019-11-03

    Films on Demand: Native American Heritage Month

    Films on Demand: Native American Heritage Month

    The Esopus tribe was a tribe of Lenape (Delaware) Native Americans who were native to Upstate New York, specifically the region of the Catskill Mountains. Their lands included modern-day Ulster and Sullivan counties. The tribe fought a series of conflicts against settlers from the New Netherland colony from September 1659 to September 1663, known as … Continued
  • Date Posted 2019-10-21

    How Do I Access the Chronicle of Higher Education Online?

    How Do I Access the Chronicle of Higher Education Online?

    The Chronicle of Higher Education is a source of news, information, and job listings for faculty members and administrators. The website is updated daily, and the complete contents of the latest print issue are added to the website every Monday. The Library subscription entitles users to searchable archives of back issues and unlimited access to … Continued
  • Date Posted 2019-10-20

    The Thinning of the Veil: Celebrations That Honor the Dead

    The Thinning of the Veil: Celebrations That Honor the Dead

    Check out these Films, Books, and Articles of the Season! Día de Muertos The Day of the Dead : when two worlds meet in Oaxaca (BOOK) Festivals: Day of the Dead, Mexico (FULL VIDEO) Fiesta (FULL VIDEO) Mexico: Day of the Dead—My Americas (FULL VIDEO) Skulls to the living, bread to the dead : [the … Continued
  • Date Posted 2019-09-22

    What Is Your Favorite Banned Book?

    What Is Your Favorite Banned Book?

    Every September the American Library Association (ALA) celebrates our freedom to read by focusing on books that have been banned or challenged in the United States. From the ALA website, here are the top eleven challenged or banned books for 2018. Top Eleven for 2018 The ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom tracked 347 challenges to library, … Continued
  • Date Posted 2019-09-16

    Hispanic Heritage Month: September 15 – October 15

    Hispanic Heritage Month: September 15 – October 15

    Check out these titles from Films on Demand! The Latino Americans (SERIES) Americano As Apple Pie: The Latino Experience in America (SERIES) Isabel Allende on Latinos and U.S. Immigration (SEGMENT) Moyers & Company: Hispanic America’s Turn (FULL VIDEO) Harvest of Loneliness: The Bracero Program (FULL VIDEO) Made in L.A. (FULL VIDEO) Habla Texas (SERIES) My … Continued
  • Date Posted 2019-08-14

    Films on Demand: In Memory of Toni Morrison

    Films on Demand: In Memory of Toni Morrison

    Celebrate the life of American author, Nobel laureate, and Pulitzer-Prize winner Toni Morrison with these films. Toni Morrison’s “Home”: A Soldier Fights a War Abroad and Racism at Home Voices of Power: African-American Women Toni Morrison Uncensored Toni Morrison Toni Morrison: A Writer’s Work Toni Morrison: In Black And White
  • Date Posted 2019-07-08

    Films on Demand: National Park and Recreation Month

    Films on Demand: National Park and Recreation Month

    Check out these titles on our amazing national parks! ASA National Parks Grand Canyon Everglades Great Smoky Mountains Saguaro Yosemite Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Work in Yellowstone National Forest ca. 1934 Mesa Verde, United States: The Spirit of the Anasazi Yosemite National Park, United States: Seasons of a Natural Wonder Yellowstone Spirituality The National Parks: … Continued
  • Date Posted 2019-06-09

    Films on Demand: LGBTQ+ Pride Month

    Films on Demand: LGBTQ+ Pride Month

    Check out these titles and more at Films on Demand: Caught in the Crossfire: Children of Gay and Lesbian Parents Conceiving Family: Stories of Gay and Lesbian Adoption The Play Within: An LGBTQ Documentary Global Gay Growing Up Trans Faith and Gay Fear Roxane Gay How Gay Is Pakistan? Rocking the Cradle: Gay Parenting Cold … Continued
  • Date Posted 2019-04-28

    Films on Demand: Asian-American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month

    Films on Demand: Asian-American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month

    Check out these titles Films on Demand is highlighting to honor Asian-American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month! More Than a Face in the Crowd: The Fifty-Year Career of Asian-American Actress Jane Chung You Don’t Know Jack: The Jack Soo Story  Lorna Dee Cervantes and Shirley Geok-lin Lim  The Slanted Screen: Asian Men in Film and … Continued
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