Kathy’s Picks for the Week of July 14th

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Amazon’s Best Books of 2014 so Far @ http://www.amazon.com/b/ref=bhp_brws_BOTYSF?ie=UTF8&node=3003015011&pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=merchandised-search-leftnav&pf_rd_r=0H7DPCN2J0VSPYX8CYWM&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=1838200522&pf_rd_i=283155

The French Do Buy Books. Real Books @ http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/10/opinion/pamela-druckerman-the-french-do-buy-books-real-books.html?_r=0

Many thanks to Dr. Robert Ellis for having brought this article to my attention.
The Great Courses require great production @ http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/05/arts/television/the-great-courses-require-great-production.html?hpw&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=HpHedThumbWell&module=well-region&region=bottom-well&WT.nav=bottom-well

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of July 7th

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The best books of 2014: what are your favourites so far? @ http://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2014/jul/07/the-best-books-of-2014-what-are-your-favourites-so-far

Shelving to Save a Book’s Life @ http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2014/07/how-shelving-can-save-the-life-of-a-book/373164/

10 business books for your summer reading @ http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/capitalbusiness/10-business-books-for-your-summer-reading/2014/07/03/929fe8d4-0089-11e4-8fd0-3a663dfa68ac_story.html

New Books This Week @Giovatto Library

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New Books This Week
Celebraciones Mexicanaa: History, Tradition, and Recipes
Digital Collections Worldwide: An Annotated Directory
The Europa World Year Book, 2014
Hoover’s Handbook of American Business, 2014
Hoover’s Handbook of Emerging Companies, 2014
Hoover’s Handbook of Private Companies, 2014
Hoover’s Handbook of Private Companies, 2014
Hoover’s Handbook of World Business, 2014
It’s Not about the Coffee: Lessons on Putting People First from a Life at Starbucks
Life after College: 10 Steps to Build a Life Your Love
Medical Marijuana
Nantucket Sisters, a novel
Oracle Essentials (Oracle Database 12c)
Oracle PL/SQL Programming
The Rowman & Littlefield Guide to Writing with Sources
Sams Teach Yourself SQL in 10 Minutes
The Summer Wind, a novel
Sun Tzu: The Art of War for Managers
Top Secret Twenty-One, a novel
The Wawa Way: How a Funny Name & 6 Core Values Revolutionized Convenience

Giovatto Library Summer Hours

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Giovatto Library Summer Hours 2014
Summer Hours May 21st – August 22nd
Monday – Thursday – 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Friday – 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM*
Sat. – 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sunday – 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

*Closed Fridays – July 11th, 18th, and 25th; and August 1st

Regular Fall Semester Hours begin Sat. August 23rd
Closed Monday, September 1st in observance of Labor Day

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of June 30th

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Amazon accused of ‘bullying’ smaller UK publishers @ http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-27994314

A Book Lover’s Guide to Brazil @ http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20140604-a-book-lovers-guide-to-brazil

The Global Ranking of the Publishing Industry 2014 @ http://wischenbart.com/upload/Global-Ranking-of-the-Publishing-Industry_2014_Analysis.pdf

July 4th events in Bergen, Passaic, Morris counties @ http://www.northjersey.com/news/july-4th-events-in-bergen-passaic-morris-counties-1.1042303

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of June 23rd

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Booksellers score some points in Amazon’s spat with Hachette @http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/21/business/booksellers-score-some-points-in-amazons-standoff-with-hachette.html?hpw&rref=technology&_r=0

Check It Out: Florida university library to lend drones to students @ http://www.cnn.com/2014/06/21/us/college-lends-drones-to-students/

Harvard Health books win awards @ http://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/harvard-health-books-win-awards-201406237231

Patterson donates books to New York City schools @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2014/06/23/james-patterson-new-york-city-schools-books-giveaway/11266131/

Writing Academic Novels for Fun and (Little) Profit @ http://chronicle.com/article/Writing-Academic-Novels-for/146855/

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of June 16th

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Benches shaped like open books will pop up in London this summer @ http://lisnews.org/benches_shaped_like_open_books_will_pop_up_in_london_this_summer

Best New Books for summer reading 2014 @ http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/top-lists/best-new-books-for-summer-reading-2014/

The Book Insider @ http://thebookinsider.com/the-one-website-book-lovers-need-to-know/?utm_source=taboola&utm_medium=referral

The 19-year old start-up (Highwire Press) @ http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2014/06/04/highwire-press-after-19-years-stanford-u-spins#sthash.LUlUPmU4.dpbs

Summer reading list: 4 books that will hit the big screen this fall @ http://college.usatoday.com/2014/06/15/summer-reading-list-4-books-that-will-hit-the-big-screen-this-fall/

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of June 9th

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Books: New and noteworthy @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2014/06/08/new-and-noteworthy/9739141/
Looking for a beach read? 20 of the summer’s best books @ http://parade.condenast.com/301610/viannguyen/looking-for-a-beach-read-20-of-the-summers-best-books/
New program will help SVC students publish books @ http://www.benningtonbanner.com/ci_25925514/new-program-will-help-svc-students-publish-books

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of June 2nd

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Amazon vs. Hachette: A Custody Battle for the Future of Books? @ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/emma-walton-hamilton/amazon-vs-hachette-a-book-sales_b_5431335.html

Ghosts in the Stacks: Finding the forgotten books @ http://www.newyorker.com/arts/critics/books/2014/06/09/140609crbo_books_smallwood

Heat up your summer with 30 new books @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2014/05/28/30-hot-summer-books-stephen-king-george-rr-martin-liane-moriarty/9619055/

Library of Congress searches for missing Jefferson books @ http://www.npr.org/2014/05/29/316891473/library-of-congress-searches-for-missing-jefferson-books

25 Popular Business Books Summarized in One Sentence Each @ http://www.businessinsider.com/famous-business-book-summaries-2014-5

Kathy’s Picks for the Week of May 26th

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Amazon Strategy Raises Hackles in Germany @ http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/27/business/international/amazon-strategy-raises-hackles-in-germany.html?hpw&rref=business&_r=0

Beach Reads 2014 (From Amazon) @ http://www.amazon.com/b/ref=s9_al_bw_brwse?_encoding=UTF8&node=9214785011&pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=merchandised-search-4&pf_rd_r=1C4V3XW8QN2V7PBR55XV&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=1807552562&pf_rd_i=9164523011

Book Buzz: U.K. cuts classic American lit from exams @ http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2014/05/27/book-buzz-uk-cuts-classic-american-lit-from-exams/9622565/
Book Expo America 2014 @ http://www.bookexpoamerica.com/ May 29th – May 31st.

BookExpo America 2014: Books, Events and Authors to Watch for @ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lisa-parkin/bookexpo-america-2014-boo_b_5360569.html

The 10 Best Books to Add to Your Summer Reading List Right This Second @ http://www.glamour.com/entertainment/blogs/obsessed/2014/05/summer-books-reading-list.html

12 New books you need to read this summer (From BusinessInsider) @ http://www.businessinsider.com/books-to-read-this-summer-2014-5

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