Just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday, we have new books to keep you busy over break. Topics covered include:
- Space, Astronomy, & Physics
- Race & Criminal Justice
- Film History & Biographies
- Women Soldiers
- Terrorism & ISIS
- Health & Wellness
- Classic Fiction
We’ve even got a couple of cookbooks in the mix if you need a last minute recipe. Come on over and gobble your way through our awesome selection.
Your friendly librarians will be taking a turkey break next week! Our hours for the week of November 21st-27th will be:
- Monday 11/21 – 8am-8pm
- Tuesday 11/22 – 8am-5pm
- Wednesday 11/23 – 8am-noon
- Thursday 11/24 through Sunday 11/27 – Closed
Normal hours will resume Monday, November 28, 2016.
Remember that even when we’re closed, you can always access the library’s online resources, including a 24/7/365 chat service, on the Library’s website. Have a relaxing holiday!
TONIGHT, the Link Writing Center and Library Services are sponsoring The Great Research Paper Write-In. The Write-In will take place from 6-9pm in the Writing Center and in the B17 Link Lab on the ground floor of Brown Library. A research librarian and English instructor will be on hand to help students with research and using the databases, and four writing consultants will be available to give assistance in the Writing Center. Students will also be able to print drafts of their papers for free. Goodies and giveaways will be provided.
Questions? Please contact the Academic Link (540-857-6442) or Library Services (540-857-7303) for more information. We hope to see you there!
November books for our new Popular Reading section are on the shelf! Come take a look and don’t forget to send us your suggestions.
The Road to Little Dribbling : Adventures of an American in Britain by Bill Bryson
Truevine : Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother’s Quest : a True Story of the Jim Crow South by Beth Macy
Replica. Lyra ; Replica. Gemma by Lauren Oliver
Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver
The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
Rising Strong by Brene Brown
Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen
Shoe Dog : A Memoir by the Creator of Nike by Phil Knight
The Selection by Kiera Cass
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Part 1 and 2 by Jack Thorne
The Fireman : A Novel by Joe Hill
Welcome to Braggsville by T. Geronimo Johnson
The Complete Fiction of H. P. Lovecraft
It’s all treats, no tricks in the library because it’s new book day! Fill your basket full of books about cooking, space exploration, human evolution, biology, controversial issues in the news, mental health, modern movie directors, soccer, and Thomas Jefferson & Sally Hemings. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg. To see them, just stop by the new book section. Also, browse our DVDs and popular reading books, too. Brown Library is your library!