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New Arrivals at the Kingsborough Library

HIghlighting the exciting new books and databases in our collection

Please note that the call numbers provided are partial and merely represent subject area (as opposed to precise shelf location). The full and correct call number can be found by searching the catalog for that book. You can do so by clicking the link below each title.

January 2022 Arrivals (sorted by LC Class)

B: Philosophy, Psychology, Religion

  • Lost in Thought: The Hidden Pleasures of an Intellectual Life
  • Spinoza on Learning to Live Together
  • Aristotle and the Eleatic One
  • Elements of Choice : Why the Way We Decide Matters
  • American Urbanist : How William H. Whyte's Unconventional Wisdom Reshaped Public Life
  • An Introduction to the Study of Mysticism
  • Siddur: Sefard : Complete Full Size
    • Author: Scherman, Rabbi Nosson
    • Call number: BM675
    • Format: Print book
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  • Heir to the Crescent Moon
  • Tanach the Stone Edition

C: Auxiliary Sciences of History (General)

  • Ancient Egypt and Early China : State, Society, and Culture
  • Spacefarers : How Humans Will Settle the Moon, Mars, and Beyond
  • Going Forward by Looking Back
  • When Money Talks : A History of Coins and Numismatics
  • 1000 Flags : Banners and Ensigns
    • Author: Dumont-Le Cornec, Elisabeth
    • Call number: CR101
    • Format: Print book
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  • American Dynasties: A History of Founding and Influential American Families

D: History (General) and History (Europe)

  • Powers and Thrones : A New History of the Middle Ages
  • Public History : An Introduction From Theory to Application
    • Author: Koslow, Jennifer Lisa
    • Call number: D16.163
    • Format: Print book
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  • Teaching History for Justice : Centering Activism in Students' Study of the Past
    • Author: Martell, Christopher C.
    • Call number: D16.2
    • Format: Print book
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  • War and Public Memory : Case Studies in Twentieth-Century Europe
  • First World War: A Concise Global History
    • Author: Storey, William Kelleher.
    • Call number: D523.S745
    • Format: Print book
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  • Hitler's American Gamble: Pearl Harbor and Germany's March to Global War
  • Twilight of the Gods : War in the Western Pacific, 1944-1945
  • Witness to History
    • Author: Lichtenstein, Ruth
    • Call number: D804.3.W4696
    • Format: Print book
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  • Last Million: Europe's Displaced Persons From World War to Cold War
  • Love in the Blitz: The Long-Lost Letters of a Brilliant Young Woman to Her Beloved on the Front
  • Twilight Struggle
  • A Short History of Russia : How the World's Largest Country Invented Itself, From the Pagans to Putin
    • Author: Galeotti, Mark
    • Call number: DK510.766.P87
    • Format: Print book
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  • A People Betrayed: A History of Corruption, Political Incompetence and Social Division in Modern Spain
  • God's Shadow: Sultan Selim, His Ottoman Empire, and the Making of the Modern World
  • Under Jerusalem : The Buried History of the World's Most Contested City
  • Mala's Cat : A Memoir of Survival in World War II
  • History of the United Arab Emirates
  • Nine Lives of Pakistan: Dispatches From a Precarious State
  • Understanding and Teaching the Modern Middle East
  • Ghost Flames: Life and Death in a Hidden War, Korea 1950-1953
    • Author: Hanley, Charles J.
    • Call number: DS918.A553
    • Format: Print book
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  • A History of Modern Africa: 1800 to the Present
  • Africa Since Decolonization: The History and Politics of a Diverse Continent
  • Congo Diary : Episodes of the Revolutionary War in the Congo
    • Author: Guevara, Che, 1928-1967
    • Call number: DT658.22
    • Format: Print book
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E: History (America)

  • First Ladies of the United States
    • Author: National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution).
    • Call number: E176.2
    • Format: Print book
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  • How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning With the History of Slavery Across America
  • Years of Rage: White Supremacy in the United States From the Klan to the Alt-Right
  • Protecting Whiteness: Whitelash and the Rejection of Racial Equality
  • Traveling Black : A Story of Race and Resistance
  • Black Panther Party: A Graphic Novel History
    • Author: Walker, David F ; Anderson, Marcus Kwame
    • Call number: E185.615
    • Format: Print book
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  • Anatomy of Racial Inequality : With a New Preface
  • Unfollow Me : Essays on Complicity
    • Author: Busby, Jill Louise
    • Call number: E185.615.B868
    • Format: eBook
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  • Reverend Albert Cleage Jr. And the Black Prophetic Tradition : A Reintroduction of the Black Messiah
  • Black and Sexy : A Framework of Racialized Sexuality
  • New York Times' 1619 Project and the Racialist Falsification of History : Essays and Interviews
  • All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake
  • Last Best Hope: America in Crisis and Renewal
  • Obama's Fractured Legacy: The Politics and Policies of an Embattled Presidency
  • After Obama: African American Politics in a Post-Obama Era

F: History (America)

  • Names of New York : Discovering the City's Past and Present Through Its Place Names
  • How New York Became American, 1890-1924
  • Loisaida as Urban Laboratory : Puerto Rican Community Activism in New York
  • "Our Hemisphere"? : The United States in Latin America, From 1776 to the Twenty-First Century
  • 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre : Crafting a Legacy

G: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation

  • Sociology Saves the Planet : An Introduction to Socioecological Thinking and Practice
  • Dressing Up : The Women Who Influenced French Fashion
  • Triathlon Anatomy
  • NSCA's Essentials of Sport Science
  • Major League Turbulence : Baseball in the Era of Drug Use, Labor Strife and Black Power, 1968-1988
    • Author: Branson, Douglas M.
    • Call number: GV863.A1
    • Format: Print book
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H: Social Sciences

  • Boom and Bust: A Global History of Financial Bubbles
  • Ages of Globalization: Geography, Technology, and Institutions
  • World Turned Upside Down: America, China, and the Struggle for Global Leadership
  • Practical Data Science for Information Professionals
  • Social Security Handbook 2021: Overview of Social Security Programs
  • American Business History : A Very Short Introduction
    • Author: Friedman, Walter A.
    • Call number: HF5438.4
    • Format: Print book
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  • Creating Gender-Inclusive Organizations : Lessons From Research and Practice : Lessons From Research and Practice
  • Teach Yourself Visually Zoom
  • Money: The True Story of a Made-Up Thing
  • Expectations Investing : Reading Stock Prices for Better Returns
    • Author: Mauboussin, Michael J., 1964-
    • Call number: HG4529
    • Format: eBook
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  • Myth of Private Equity : An Inside Look at Wall Street's Transformative Investments
  • Contemporary Social Theory : An Introduction
  • A Fan Studies Primer : Method, Research, Ethics
  • Psychedelic Justice: Toward a Diverse and Equitable Psychedelic Culture
  • Slowdown : The End of the Great Acceleration-and Why It's Good for the Planet, the Economy, and Our Lives
  • Violent Manhood
  • Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplaces : Mental Health and Social Aspects
  • Believing: Our Thirty-Year Journey to End Gender Violence
  • Sexuality in Emerging Adulthood
  • Pink Line : Journeys Across the World's Queer Frontiers
  • Tiny You : A Western History of the Anti-Abortion Movement
    • Author: Holland, Jennifer L.
    • Call number: HQ767.5.U5
    • Format: Print book
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  • Raising Feminist Boys : How to Talk With Your Child About Gender, Consent, and Empathy
  • Colors of Love : Multiracial People in Interracial Relationships
  • Dating Divide : Race and Desire in the Era of Online Romance
    • Author: Curington, Celeste Vaughan, 1988-
    • Call number: HQ801.82
    • Format: Print book
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  • Nice Racism : How Progressive White People Perpetuate Racial Harm
  • Reimagining Sustainable Cities : Strategies for Designing Greener, Healthier, More Equitable Communities
  • Long Crisis : New York City and the Path to Neoliberalism
  • Help Yourself Now: A Practical Guide to Finding the Information and Assistance You Need
  • Devil's Playbook : Big Tabacco, Juul, and the Addition of a New Generation
  • Waiting for an Echo : The Madness of American Incarceration
    • Author: Montross, Christine
    • Call number: HV6089
    • Format: Print book
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  • Disruption : Inside the Largest Counterterrorism Investigation in History
  • Reign of Terror : How the 9
  • MS-13 : The Making of America's Most Notorious Gang
  • Murder Book : Understanding Homicide Today
    • Author: Davies, Kim (Kimberly A.)
    • Call number: HV6515
    • Format: Print book
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  • Toufah : The Woman Who Inspired an African #MeToo Movement
    • Author: Jallow, Toufah ; Pittaway, Kim
    • Call number: HV6556
    • Format: eBook
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  • Gun Gap : The Influence of Gun Ownership on Political Behavior and Attitudes
  • Policing : The Essentials
  • Secret Life of Dorothy Soames : A Memoir
  • Women in American Prisons : Sex, Social Life, and Families
  • Color of Crime : Racial Hoaxes, White Crime, Media Messages, Police Violence, and Other Race-Based Harms
    • Author: Russell-Brown, Katheryn
    • Call number: HV9950
    • Format: Print book
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J: Political Science

  • Strongmen : Mussolini to the Present
  • Beyond Justice as Fairness : Rethinking Rawls From a Cross-Cultural Perspective
  • Free Speech Handbook: A Practical Framework for Understanding Our Free Speech Protections
    • Author: Rosenberg, Ian ; Cavallaro, Mike
    • Call number: JC591
    • Format: Print book
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  • Living Under Post-Democracy : Citizenship in Fleetingly Democratic Times
  • Congress Overwhelmed : The Decline in Congressional Capacity and Prospects for Reform
  • Limits of Party : Congress and Lawmaking in a Polarized Era
  • Conditional Citizens: On Belonging in America
  • Blackballed: The Black Vote and US Democracy : With a New Essay
  • How the Tea Party Captured the GOP : Insurgent Factions in American Politics
  • American Crisis : What Went Wrong, How We Recover
  • Republic of Wrath: How American Politics Turned Tribal, From George Washington to Donald Trump
  • After Trump : Reconstructing the Presidency
  • Separated : Inside an American Tragedy

K: Law

  • Banning Black Gods : Law and Religions of the African Disapora
    • Author: Boaz, Danielle N.
    • Call number: KDZ576.3
    • Format: Print book
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  • Iras, 401(k)S & Other Retirement Plans : Strategies for Taking Your Money Out
  • Essential Guide to Family & Medical Leave
    • Author: Guerin, Lisa, 1964-
    • Call number: KF3531
    • Format: Print book
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  • Social Security, Medicare & Government Pensions : Get the Most Out of Your Retirement & Medical Benefits
    • Author: Matthews, J. L., 1946-
    • Call number: KF3650
    • Format: Print book
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  • Green Years, 1964-1976 : When Democrats and Republicans United to Repair the Earth
  • Making a New American Constitution
    • Author: Van Cleve, George, 1952-
    • Call number: KF4550
    • Format: Print book
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  • Fault Lines in the Constitution : The Framers, Their Fights, and the Flaws That Affect Us Today
    • Author: Levinson, Cynthia
    • Call number: KF4550.Z9
    • Format: Print book
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  • Becoming a U.S. Citizen: A Guide to the Law, Exam & Interview
  • Campaign Finance Cases

L: Education

  • Thoughtful Teacher: Making Connections With a Diverse Student Population
  • Handbook of Research on Determining the Reliability of Online Assessment and Distance Learning
  • Student Success in the Community College : What Really Works?
  • Price You Pay for College : An Entirely New Road Map for the Biggest Financial Decision Your Family Will Ever Make
  • Who Gets in and Why: A Year Inside College Admissions
  • Undergraduate Research at Community Colleges: Equity, Discovery, and Innovation
  • Scripting the Moves : Culture and Control in a No-Excuses Charter School
  • Strike for the Common Good: Fighting for the Future of Public Education
  • Social Justice and Community College Education
  • Broke : The Racial Consequences of Underfunding Public Universities
    • Author: Hamilton, Laura T. (Laura Teresa)
    • Call number: LC212.422.C2
    • Format: eBook
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  • An African American Dilemma : A History of School Integration and Civil Rights in the North

M: Music

  • Art of Jazz : A Visual History
  • Americanaland: Where Country & Western Met Rock 'N' Roll
  • Music, Math, and Mind : The Physics and Neuroscience of Music
  • Conversations in Jazz : The Ralph J. Gleason Interviews
    • Author: Gleason, Ralph J.; Gleason, Toby
    • Call number: ML394
    • Format: eBook
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  • Wagnerism: Art and Politics in the Shadow of Music

N: Art

  • Latinx Art
    • Author: Dávila, Arlene M., 1965-
    • Call number: N6538.L3
    • Format: eBook
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  • House of Fragile Things
  • Narrative Environments and Experience Design: Space as a Medium of Communication
  • Shaping the World : Sculpture From Prehistory to Now
  • Botanical Art Techniques : A Comprehensive Guide to Watercolor, Graphite, Colored Pencil, Vellum, Pen and Ink, Egg Tempera, Oils, Printmaking, and More
    • Author: Artists, American Society of Botanical
    • Call number: NC815
    • Format: Print book
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  • Milton Glaser : Inspiration and Process in Design
    • Author: Glaser, Milton
    • Call number: NC999.4.G55
    • Format: Print book
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  • Gullah Spirit : The Art of Jonathan Green
    • Author: Green, Jonathan
    • Call number: ND237.G6169
    • Format: Print book
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  • Cezanne : The Rock and Quarry Paintings

P: Language and Literature

  • 12 Week Year for Writers : A Comprehensive Guide to Getting Your Writing Done
  • Science in the Media : Popular Images and Public Perceptions
  • Rise of English : Global Politics and the Power of Language
  • Yiddish Plays for Reading and Performance
  • Kingdom of Characters : The Language Revolution That Made China Modern
  • Who We're Reading When We're Reading Murakami
    • Author: Karashima, David
    • Call number: PL856.U673
    • Format: Print book
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  • Rhymes in the Flow : How Rappers Flip the Beat
  • Performance Studies : The Basics
  • Sunny Days: The Children's Television Revolution That Changed America
  • American Cinema of the 2010s : Themes and Variations
  • Film Studies : The Basics
  • Shooting Midnight Cowboy: Art, Sex, Loneliness, Liberation, and the Making of a Dark Classic
    • Author: Frankel, Glenn
    • Call number: PN1997.M43686
    • Format: Print book
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  • Heroine With 1001 Faces
  • Big Book of Modern Fantasy
  • Bix
  • Jewish Literature : A Very Short Introduction
  • Private Life of William Shakespeare
  • Death by Shakespeare : Snakebites, Stabbings and Broken Hearts
    • Author: Harkup, Kathryn
    • Call number: PR3069.D42
    • Format: Print book
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  • Mystery of Charles Dickens
    • Author: Wilson, A. N. (Author)
    • Call number: PR4581
    • Format: Print book
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  • How the Just So Stories Were Made : The Brilliance and Tragedy Behind Kipling's Celebrated Tales for Little Children
  • Oscar Wilde : A Life
  • Intimations : Six Essays
  • A History of the Harlem Renaissance
  • Cross of Snow: A Life of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    • Author: Basbanes, Nicholas A
    • Call number: PS2281
    • Format: Print book
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  • American Poetry : A Very Short Introduction
    • Author: Caplan, David, 1969-
    • Call number: PS303
    • Format: Print book
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  • Lolita in the Afterlife: On Beauty, Risk, and Reckoning With the Most Indelible and Shocking Novel of the Twentieth Century
  • Wrong End of the Telescope
  • Red Comet: The Short Life and Blazing Art of Sylvia Plath
  • Just Us: An American Conversation
  • Writer's Crusade : Kurt Vonnegut and the Many Lives of Slaughterhouse-Five
  • Failure Biographies
  • Reparations Now!
    • Author: Jones, Ashley M.
    • Call number: PS3610.O595
    • Format: Print book
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  • Inheritance
  • Hell of a Book : A Novel
  • Reflections of a Nonpolitical Man
  • Copenhagen Trilogy: Childhood; Youth; Dependency
  • I Am the Subway
  • Desert Girl, Monsoon Boy
  • Little Wooden Robot and the Log Princess

Q: Science

  • Science Fictions: How Fraud, Bias, Negligence, and Hype Undermine the Search for Truth
    • Author: Ritchie, Stuart
    • Call number: Q172.5.E77
    • Format: Print book
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  • Fight Against Doubt : How to Bridge the Gap Between Scientists and the Public
    • Author: Melo-Marti?n, Inmaculada de
    • Call number: Q175.5
    • Format: eBook
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  • Programming Machine Learning : From Coding to Deep Learning
  • Teaching and Learning Mathematics Online
  • Conversational Problem Solving
  • How Things Work: The Computer Science Edition
  • Math for Programmers : 3D Graphics, Machine Learning, and Simulations With Python
  • Learn R : As a Language
  • Disordered Cosmos: A Journey Into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred
    • Author: Prescod-Weinstein, Chanda
    • Call number: QB461.5
    • Format: Print book
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  • Navigating Tenure and Beyond : A Guide for Early-Career Faculty
    • Author: Christopher, Sundar Anand
    • Call number: QC869.5
    • Format: eBook
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  • Solve Your Money Troubles: Strategies to Get Out of Debt and Stay That Way
    • Author: Loftsgordon, Amy ; O'Neill, Cara
    • Call number: QE392
    • Format: Print book
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  • Gemstones
  • A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences
  • How the Mountains Grew : A New Geological History of North America
  • Metazoa: Animal Life and the Birth of the Mind
    • Author: Godfrey-Smith, Peter
    • Call number: QL45.2
    • Format: Print book
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  • Birds of North America. Eastern Region
    • Author: American Museum of Natural History.
    • Call number: QL683.E27
    • Format: Print book
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  • Birds of North America. Western Region
  • A Pocket Guide to Pigeon Watching : Getting to Know the World's Most Misunderstood Bird
  • Illustrated Human Anatomy: The Authoritative Visual Guide to the Human Body
    • Author: Vayttaden, Sharat ; Gustafson, Dana
    • Call number: QM25
    • Format: Print book
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R: Medical and Health Subjects

  • History of Medicine : A Scandalously Short Introduction, Third Edition
  • Unequal Cities : Structural Racism and the Death Gap in America's Largest Cities
  • Contemporary Public Health : Principles, Practice, and Policy
    • Author: Holsinger, James W., Jr.; Capilouto, Eli I.; Scutchfield, F. Douglas; Costich, Julia F.; I
    • Call number: RA529
    • Format: eBook
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  • Science of Health Disparities Research
  • Transformations in Queer, Trans, and Intersex Health and Aging
    • Author: Nowakowski, Alexandra C. H.
    • Call number: RA564.9.S49
    • Format: Print book
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  • Coronavirus Politics : The Comparative Politics and Policy of Covid-19
  • I Know Who Caused COVID-19' : Pandemics and Xenophobia
    • Author: Xun, Zhou ; Gilman, Sander L.
    • Call number: RA644.C67
    • Format: eBook
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  • Voices From the Pandemic: A Year of Crisis and Courage in the Time of Covid-19
  • Taking Care of Our Own : When Family Caregivers Do Medical Work
  • Patient Zero : A Curious History of the World's Worst Diseases
    • Author: Kang, Lydia ; Pedersen, Nate
    • Call number: RA648.5
    • Format: eBook
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  • Quarantine Life From Cholera to COVID-19 : What Pandemics Teach Us About Parenting, Work, Life, and Communities From the 1700s to Today
  • Modern Epidemics : From the Spanish Flu to COVID-19
  • Cancer Sourcebook
  • Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: Concepts of Care in Evidence-Based Practice
  • Clinical Handbook of Psychological Disorders, Sixth Edition : A Step-by-Step Treatment Manual
  • Sweetness in the Blood : Race, Risk, and Type 2 Diabetes
  • Hearing Happiness : Deafness Cures in History
  • Framework for Equitable Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccine
    • Author: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
    • Call number: RM300
    • Format: eBook
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  • Adverse Events : Race, Inequality, and the Testing of New Pharmaceuticals
  • Critical Care Nursing Demystified, Second Edition
    • Author: Keogh, Jim; Weaver, Aurora
    • Call number: RT120.I5
    • Format: eBook
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  • Anatomy of Writing for Publication for Nurses, 4th Edition
  • Concept-Based Clinical Nursing Skills : Fundamental to Advanced
  • Nursing Professionals: A Practical Career Guide
  • Johns Hopkins Evidence-Based Practice for Nurses and Healthcare Professionals : Model and Guidelines 
    • Author: Deborah Dang; Sandra L. Dearholt; Kim Bissett; Judith Ascenzi; Madeleine Whalen
    • Call number: RT42
    • Format: eBook
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  • Nursing2021 Drug Handbook
    • Author: Wilkins, Lippincott Williams &
    • Call number: RT62
    • Format: eBook
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T: Technology

  • Self-Care for New and Student Nurses
  • Impacts of Racism and Bias on Black People Pursuing Careers in Science, Engineering, and Medicine : Proceedings of a Workshop
  • Fifty Years at the Us Environmental Protection Agency: Progress, Retrenchment, and Opportunities
  • Carbon Boycott : A Path to Freedom From Fossil Fuels
    • Author: Avery, Samuel, 1949-
    • Call number: TD887.F69
    • Format: Print book
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  • We Have Been Harmonized: Life in China's Surveillance State
  • Internet of Things, Revised and Updated Edition
  • What Becomes a Legend Most : A Biography of Richard Avedon
  • Milk: Nutrition, Consumption, and Health
  • Taste Makers : Seven Immigrant Women Who Revolutionized Food in America
  • Flavors of the Sun : The Sahadi's Guide to Understanding, Buying, and Using Middle Eastern Ingredients
  • Restaurant Manager's Handbook : How to Set Up, Operate, and Manage a Financially Successful Food Service Operation 4th Edition

U: Military Science

  • Asymmetric Killing : Risk Avoidance, Just War, and the Warrior Ethos
    • Author: Renic, Neil C. (Senior Researcher at the Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy,
    • Call number: U163
    • Format: eBook
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  • Chemical Heroes : Pharmacological Supersoldiers in the US Military
    • Author: Bickford, Andrew, 1966-
    • Call number: U42.5
    • Format: Print book
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  • Super Bomb : Organizational Conflict and the Development of the Hydrogen Bomb

Z: Library Science

  • Underserved Patrons in University Libraries : Assisting Students Facing Trauma, Abuse, and Discrimination