BookWise January 11, 2007 January 15, 2007Posted by mplibrary in weekly BookWise.
We Are Wireless!
You can now use the wireless network at the Library and the Student Activities Center! So bring in your computer and put a librarian on your laptop! Make a shortcut for the Library’s web page: http://www.twcnet.edu/library
Nancy Pelosi, First Woman Speaker of the House
Read up on her life and find links to articles about her in the Biography Resource Center. The BRC is a great place to find info on over 335,000 people’s lives throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.
What Books Would You Take To A Desert Island?
Go to the library’s BookWise Blog (twcbookwise.wordpress.com) and list your top ten books you’d want to take with you to a desert island. Find the blog entry entitled “Reading for a Desert Island” and click on “add a comment” or “#comments so far”. Each person who posts a comment can come pick out a library button to put on your book bag or jacket. To see some top ten list examples, visit the Book Lust Wiki: http://booklust.wetpaint.com/page/Desert%2BIsland%2BBooks
Quotation of the Week:
“A man, though wise, should never be ashamed of learning more, and must unbend his mind.”