October Recommended Reading: LGBTQIA history

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October is the Pride Month to celebrate LGBTQIA history — Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Transexual, Questioning or Queer, Intersex, Asexual or Ally. In the celebration, Highline Community College library presents books, films, ebooks and websites in the Recommended Reading site.  You may also visit our display on the Plaza Level of the Library, where you can find these materials. Please borrow and enjoy them!

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September Recommended Reading: Food for Thought

Our Septemdesigner foodber selection is a veritable feast – from cookbooks to kitchen science, from cannibals to Creole, from culinary history to Seattle dining, from food safety to food politics, from Slow Food to No food. Enjoy, Cook, Learn.

Please take a look at the Recommended Reading List here or visit our display on the Plaza Level of the Library. Check them out!

 

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June Recommended Reads: New books and videos in the library

Come and enjoy our books and videos from around the world. You can find murder, mystery and magic from our library collection.

See link below to the library guide for our display

URL: http://libguides.highline.edu/content.php?pid=600833

 

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May 2014 Recommended Reading: Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month

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In celebration of Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, you may take a look at the Recommended Reading List at http://libguides.highline.edu/content.php?pid=399383&sid=4890571 or visit our display on the Plaza Level of the Library. You can find these materials on our Recommended Reading display rack on the Plaza Level of the library. Please borrow and enjoy them!

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Spring is here and there is music in the air

Our April Recommended Reads

http://libguides.highline.edu/aecontent.php?pid=399383&sid=4824839

View our most eclectic books and DVDs on music from around the world

“Ah, music,” he said, wiping his eyes. “A magic beyond all we do here!”
― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

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February 2014 Recommended Reading: Murder and Mayhem

crime_sceneFebruary… a time to explore love and romance? Not this year! February’s Recommended Reading is taking a turn toward the dark side. Our selection deals with forensics: crime, profiling and fingerprinting. Detective work at its finest. Mysteries too!

Merriam-Webster dictionary: Forensic relates to the use of scientific knowledge or methods in solving crimes.

Take a look at our Recommended Reading List.

You can also find these materials on our Recommended Reading display rack on the Plaza Level of the library. Enjoy!

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New Library Search Tool

Welcome to a New Year and to a new way to search!

Introducing the new Library Search Tool – Search everything from the Library Home Page

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Or go to directly to the new Library Search Tool  http://bit.ly/1ldvo5O (short URL).

Using this new and powerful Library Search Tool, you and your students can now search across all of the library’s collections.

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The new Library Search Tool features:

  • Millions of records  for books, electronic books, journals, articles, videos, sound recordings, digital images and more.
  • Access to the library’s full-text databases, catalog, and open access collections.
  • Limiters for full text and peer review as well as item type, date and other facets.
  • Relevancy ranked results
  • Mobile friendly, QR code available.

To learn more, contact your friendly HCC librarians  via email refhelp@highline.edu, or call us at 206-592-3232, or stop by the Reference Desk.  HCC Librarians would love to teach your students about this new tool and other resources, schedule Library Instruction here:   https://libraryinstruction.highline.edu/

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