Cañada College Library Newsletter
Dreaming of the Beach Edition
Welcome New Library Support Specialist: Tessa Noriega!
Say Hello to Adjunct Librarian Katrina Rahn!
We are excited to have a new Tuesday night Librarian join our library team. Katrina has a very impressive background in the library field and currently is a co-founder of a management consulting business. She works at CSM and Skyline libraries as well, so if you are on any of our sister campus' say hi!
Do you use non-fiction films in your classroom? Are you interested in incorporating high-quality educational films into your online class?
Check out our new database, Films on Demand! Thousands of films available on a wide variety of subjects (sociology, biology, physics, astronomy, philosophy, and more).
Request a library tour or instructional session HERE or click the green button above.
Are you having difficulties purchasing your textbooks? Don't have access to a laptop at home? Need a graphing calculator but can't afford one? The Library and Learning Center can help you!
The TLC (Textbook, Laptops, and Calculators) is a semester-long textbook reserve collection aimed at supporting students in ESL, English 826, 827, 836, 847, READ 826, 836, College for Working Adults (CWA) or Math 811.
- What: Textbooks, Chromebooks, and graphing calculators! Check out what we have here.
- Where: Library and Learning Center
- Who's Eligible: Students enrolled in Basic Skills courses (Math 811, READ, ENGL 800's), ESL or CWA courses
- Who Can Help: For laptops recommendation by a counselor, retention specialist, or financial coach required. For textbooks recommendation by previously listed persons or faculty is required.
Email Tessa Noriega (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
The Library will also have drop-in half-hour workshops throughout the semester:
Monday, Sept. 26th (12:30pm)
Thursday, Sept. 29th (12:30pm and 7pm)
Tuesday, Oct. 4th (12:30pm)
Thursday Oct 6th (9am and 7pm)
The Nameless City by Faith Erin Hicks
"Every time it is invaded the City gets a new name, but to the natives in is the Nameless City, and they survive by not letting themselves get involved--but now the fate of the City rests in the hands of Rat, a native, and Kaidu, one of the Dao, the latest occupiers, and the two must somehow work together if the City is to survive."
Patsy Walker, a.k.a. Hellcat! Vol. 1, Hooked on a feline by Kate Leth
"Patsy Walker has managed to escape her past, her enemies and Hell itself (literally)--but nothing compares to job hunting in New York City! There'll be burgers, monsters and rent checks; old friends like She-Hulk and Valkyrie; and a ghost from the past with questionable motives!"
The thrilling adventures of Lovelace and Babbage by Sydney Padua
"With interesting & curious anecdotes of celebrated and distinguished characters fully illustrating a variety of instructive and amusing scenes; as performed within and without the remarkable difference engine. Embellished with portraits and scientifick diagrams."