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Posted May 15, 2017

Top 50 GALILEO Searches for April 2017

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Posted April 25, 2017

Top 50 GALILEO Searches for March 2017

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Posted April 20, 2017

April GALILEO Newsletter

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Check out the top 50 GALILEO searches and the top 10 e-book views in the April GALILEO newsletter. You will also find info on the new LearningExpress placards displaying in Discover GALILEO searches for technical colleges and public libraries and tips on keeping National Library Week alive all year. Finally, executive director Lucy wants to visit your library! Read the newsletter.

Posted April 17, 2017

Top 10 eBooks for First Quarter of 2017

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Top 10 eBooks for the first quarter of 2017 (January - March):

  1. Tales from the expat harem: foreign women in modern Turkey by Jennifer Eaton Gökmen; Anastasia M. Ashman
  2. Medical microbiology for the new curriculum : a case-based approach by Roberta B. Carey; Karin L McGowan; Mindy Gail Schuster
  3. Canada: the people by Bobbie Kalman
  4. Mary Matsuda Gruenewald by Mary Matsuda Gruenewald
  5. A History of the U.S. Political System : Ideas, Interests, and Institutions by Daniel J. Tichenor; Richard A Harris
  6. Microbiology and technology of fermented foods by Robert W. Hutkins
  7. Encyclopedia of play in today’s society by Rodney P. Carlisle
  8. The new Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
  9. Why Rape Culture Is a Dangerous Myth by Luke Gittos
  10. The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald by Anne Crow
Posted April 14, 2017

Happy Birthday, Greg Maddux!

Happy Birthday, Greg Maddux! Former Atlanta Braves pitcher, Greg Maddux, celebrates his 49th birthday today. Nicknamed “Mad Dog” and “The Professor,” Maddux played for the Atlanta Braves from 1993 to 2003, and won the Cy Young Award four consecutive years from 1992 to 1995; he is the only pitcher to do so. He is known for his excellent control and fielding ability. He won 18 Gold Gloves, the most of any player. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on January 8, 2014 along with former teammate, Tom Glavine. As of 2013, he works for the Texas Rangers as the special assistant to the general manager.

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