Take a Look: Books at JSTOR & ProQuest Research Companion | Reference ereviews

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Books at JSTOR is an extensive database of articles and books integrated into a single search and delivery system; ProQuest Research Companion offers tutorials on information literacy concepts and basic writing instruction

Science & Technology Reviews | February 15, 2014

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Reviews of Patrick Dawson’s Vintage Beer: A Taster’s Guide to Brews That Improve over Time, Kevin Fong’s Extreme Medicine: How Exploration Transformed Medicine in the Twentieth Century, Elizabeth Kolbert’s The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History, and a list of titles from the February 15 issue.

Materials Shift | Materials Survey 2014

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As budgets fracture, both book and ebook circ statistics provide insights into what patrons are reading, as our 2014 materials survey illustrates. DVDs are still hot, too.

Science Fiction/Fantasy Reviews | February 15, 2014

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Reviews of Anne Bishop’s Murder of Crows, Patricia Briggs’s Night Broken: A Mercy Thompson Novel, Mur Lafferty’s Ghost Train to New Orleans, Daniel Price’s The Flight of the Silvers, Jeff VanderMeer’s Wonderbook, Ben Aaronovitch’s Broken Homes, Chris Marie Green Only the Good Die Young, and a list of titles from the February 15 issue.

Romance Reviews | February 15, 2014

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Reviews of Suzanne Brockmann’s Do or Die, Tessa Dare’s Romancing the Duke, Sabrina Jeffries’s When the Rogue Returns, Rose Lerner’s Sweet Disorder, Sherryl Woods’s Home to Seaview Key, and a list of titles from the February 15 issue.

Christian Fiction Reviews | February 15, 2014

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Reviews of Patricia Bradley’s Shadows of the Past, Ted Dekker’s Eyes Wide Open, Robin Lee Hatcher’s A Promise Kept, Cara C. Putman’s Shadowed by Grace: A Story of Monuments Men, and a list of titles from the February 15 issue.

Audio Reviews | February 15, 2014

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Reviews of Wally Lamb’s We Are Water, Michael J. Sullivan’s The Rose and the Thorn, David Finkel’s Thank You for Your Service, Billy Crystal’s Still Foolin’ ‘Em, Anjelica Huston’s A Story Lately Told, Morrissey’s Autobiography, and a list of titles from the February 15 issue.

Spirituality & Religion Reviews | February 15, 2014

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Reviews of Ronald E. Osborn’s Death Before the Fall, Leo Schaya’s Universal Aspects of the Kabbalah & Judaism, Spiritual Leadership for Challenging Times, Desmond Tutu & Mpho Tutu’s The Book of Forgiving, and a list of titles from the February 15 issue.

Reference Reviews | February 15, 2014

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Reviews of American Civil War: The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection, Sexually Transmitted Disease: An Encyclopedia of Diseases, Prevention, Treatment, and Issues, Mary Ellen Snodgrass’s World Clothing and Fashion: An Encyclopedia of History, Culture, and Social Influence, and a list of titles from the February 15 issue.

Fiction Reviews | February 15, 2014

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Reviews of C.J. Box’s Stone Cold, Ana Castillo’s Give It to Me, Greg Iles’s Natchez Burning, and a list of titles from the February 15 issue.

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