Business & Economics, March 2016 | Best Sellers

May 2015 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

Voices of Iran | LJ Reviews, March 15, 2016

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A memoir from Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi about her persecution in Iran; a collection of stories about Iranians who have fought for political change in a country where doing so could be extremely dangerous

Professional Media: Building & Designing Libraries, Library Leadership | Social Science Reviews, March 15, 2016

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Two essential books on designing and building modern libraries; an exploration of the many paths to effective library leadership

Social Science, March 2016 | Best Sellers

May 2015 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

LJ Nonfiction Reviews: March 1, 2016

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From the art of Women Who Read to Conversations with Classic Film Stars; basketball legends, past and present; new titles for National Autism Awareness month; faith journeys that include a Revelation

We Were Feminists Once by Andi Zeisler | LJ Review

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Zeisler, Andi. We Were Feminists Once: From Riot GRRRL to Covergirl, the Buying and Selling of a Political Movement. PublicAffairs. May 2016. 304p. notes. index. ISBN 9781610395892. $26.99; ebk ISBN 9781610395908. SOC SCI  Zeisler (cofounder & creative director, Bitch Media) explores feminism’s current surge in pop culture popularity while questioning whether the increased visibility truly advances women’s […]

On the Spectrum: New Titles for April, National Autism Awareness Month | LJ Reviews

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A time line—a spectrum—of the impressions and outcomes related to autism; a work—like Steve ­Silberman’s NeuroTribes—offers a new and far more positive approach toward autism; a must-read for any parent with a child on the autism spectrum as well as care­givers, siblings, and extended family

Social Networking, Bibliographic Models, Cosplay, Better Research Guides | LJ Reviews

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A practical and hands-on guide that would be helpful for researchers in fields such as the social sciences and humanities; a highly recommended work that will be essential for catalogers and appeal to all librarians; an essential reference for librarians and library staff interested in bringing cosplay into their setting; a roadmap for developing the best, most focused online guides

LJ Nonfiction Reviews: February 15, 2016

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Nickel’s war on “urban blight,” performing Shakespeare, Charlotte Brontë, William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy, Bakewell on existentialism, presidential parenting styles, plus titles for Presidents’ Day, travel in Asia, self-publishing in libraries

Latin American History, February 2016 | Best Sellers

April 2015 to date as identified by YBP Library Services