Monday, November 25, 2013

2013 Thanksgiving Break Hours

tryp·to·phan. n.  An essential amino acid, but not the cause of post-Thanksgiving dinner sleepiness. (Blame the carbs.)

Twin Cities Library is closing at 12:00pm on Wednesday, November 27th and will be closed for the entire Thanksgiving holiday weekend.  Normal hours resume Monday, December 2nd.

Warm wishes to you and your loved ones for a fulfilling Thanksgiving Holiday, from Twin Cities Library.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Art on Park Reception

Calling all art lovers - celebrate Saint Mary’s University artists at the Centennial Exhibition reception. The opening reception is Wednesday, November 20th, from 5:00pm - 6:00pm.

Centennial Exhibition Redux

Celebrate Saint Mary’s University artists at the Centennial Exhibition reception! This special show is curated by the Twin Cities Library's Art on Park program and commemorates the diverse talents of SMU staff, alumni, and students. Refereshments will be provided.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Twin Cities Library - Lasalle Hall Room 132
2500 Park Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Have questions about Art on Park? Contact us.

Wednesday, November 06, 2013

November 2013 New Books

A cornucopia of knowledge floweth over in Twin Cities Library this month. With Thanksgiving approaching, we filled our larder with new books and other resources for you to overindulge in. Please do not chew or slobber on the new materials until we get dust jackets on them.
  1. Adult Attachment: Theory, Research, and Clinical Implications - Rholes PhD, W. Steven
  2. Adventure Therapy: Theory, Research, and Practice - Gass, Michael
  3. Aggressivity, Narcissism, and Self-Destructiveness in the Psychotherapeutic Relationship - Kernberg, Otto
  4. Autoethnography as Method - Chang, Heewon 
  5. Beginning Qualitative Research: A Philosophical and Practical Guide - Maykut, Pamela
  6. Culture and the Therapeutic Process: A Guide for Mental Health Professionals - Leach, Mark
  7. Classroom Habitudes: Teaching Habits and Attitudes for 21st Century Learning - Maiers, Angela 
  8. Destructive Trends in Mental Health: The Well Intentioned Path to Harm - Wright, Rogers
  9. Hacking Your Education: Ditch the Lectures, Save Tens of Thousands, and Learn More Than Your Peers Ever Will - Stephens, Dale
  10. Handbook of Couples Therapy - Harway, Michele
  11. Integrated Treatment for Co-Occurring Disorders: Treating People, Not Behaviors - Klott, Jack
  12. Inside the Black Box of Classroom Practice: Change without Reform in American Education - Cuban, Larry
  13. Letting Go of the Words, Second Edition: Writing Web Content that Works - Redish, Ginny
  14. Life Code: The New Rules for Winning in the Real World - McGraw, Phil
  15. Maximize Your Potential: Grow Your Expertise, Take Bold Risks and Build an Incredible Career - Glei, Jocelyn
  16. Morgan and Mikhail's Clinical Anesthesiology (5e) - Butterworth, John
  17. Organized Activities As Contexts of Development: Extracurricular Activities, After School and Community Programs - Mahoney, Joseph
  18. Postmodern Interviewing - Gubrium, Jaber
  19. Qualitative Interviewing: The Art of Hearing Data - Rubin, Herbert
  20. Rethinking Assessment in Higher Education: Learning for the Longer Term - Boud, David and Falchikov, Nancy
  21. Semantic Polarities and Psychopathologies in the Family: Permitted and Forbidden Stories - Ugazio, Valeria
  22. The Aesthetic Dimensions of Educational Administration and Leadership - Samier, Eugenie
  23. The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook - Perry, Bruce
  24. The Long Interview (Qualitative Research Methods) - McCracken, Grant
  25. The Widening Circle: A Lyme Disease Pioneer Tells Her Story - Murray, Polly
  26. Understanding Adoption: Clinical Work with Adults, Children, and Parents - Hushion, Kathleen
  27. Understanding Paranoia: A Guide for Professionals, Families, and Sufferers - Kandor, Martin
  28. What Does It Mean To Be Hmong in the Twin Cities of Minnesota? - Baas, Sally
  29. Instead of Education: Ways to Help People do Things Better - Holt, John