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Celebrating Books & More: Currently on Display

Find out more information about current book displays and find bibliographies of past book displays here!


Many of the resources in the book displays are available electronically!  Check out the bibliographies for more information.



July 2017 Displays

Happy Summer!

Summer is here, so time to take a book outside, sit back, and relax. Whether you're already over July's hot temperatures or getting excited for Game of Thrones to start back up this month, we've got a great selection of books for you to explore. Stop by our book displays on the main floor of Anderson Academic Commons and have a look for yourself or explore the online books and films you can access from home!

Click on a PDF links below for the entire list of resources featured in this month's displays! 

We also have great new DVD displays out on the third floor. Have a look!


Book Displays

- Dreaming of Winter -

July is HOT! Cool down with our winter book display. This display includes novels, poems about snow, holiday cookbooks, and books on winter sports. These books will get you in the mood for hot cocoa, skiing, the holiday season, and warm sweaters! You’ll be dreaming of a snowstorm before you know it. 

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- History Behind The Game of Thrones -

Calling all Game of Thrones fans! Every wonder how the Game of Thrones writers get inspired? Turns out a lot of their ideas were influenced from historical events and people. This book display explores a lot the history behind the Game of Thrones.  

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DVD Displays

- Meryl Streep - 

Meryl Streep isn’t just an amazing actress, she is also an activist and philanthropist. We love Meryl, and so should you! This DVD display varies from some of her earlier works to some of her most famous works. Some films include The Iron Lady (2011), Kramer vs. Kramer (1979), and Sophie’s Choice (1982). 

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- Australia -

Head down under to Australia. This DVD display explores the vast landscape, people, and history of Australia. You’ll find dramas, documentaries, comedies and more. Crikey!

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Opera -

Trying to get some cultural education in this summer? How about some opera? We've got a great DVD selection of some the most well-known operas. You'll be enchanted by the singing, costumes, and performances. 

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