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2019 Duke University Press Ebooks

The next time you’re binge-watching The Office for the eighth time on Netflix and you get the pop-up that asks if you’re still watching, maybe take a break and learn what makes your TV shows so great with these titles from Duke University Press: Figures of Time: Affect and the Television of Preemption Breaking Bad and Cinematic Television Camp TV: Trans Gender Queer Sitcom History   So get to

Oxford University Press Very Short Introductions

If you’ve ever walked past our 1st Floor Check-Out Desk, you’ve probably seen our displays for Oxford University Press’s Very Short Introductions. Since the UTC Library acquired these books in August 2017, we’ve checked out over 600 of them! But what if the topic you want to read about isn’t on the carousel? Not to worry! UTC students, faculty, and staff all have access to the Very Short Introduction

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Legacy in Duke University Press eBooks

On Monday, January 21st, our country celebrates the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. A pioneer in nonviolent activism against racial discrimination, his work continues to influence our society and inspire those committed to stamping out injustice. The UTC Library has selected the following ebooks from Duke University Press to showcase the legacy of Dr. King’s work. These books highlight the social, political, and economic challenges faced by

Loeb Classical Library

You’ve probably heard of the Hippocratic Oath and the Socratic Method. But who were Hippocrates and Socrates? What did they write? The UTC Library can help answer these questions through access to the Loeb Classical Library online. Founded over a century ago, the Loeb Classical Library contains the greatest masterpieces of ancient Greek and Roman thought. This collection will surely benefit students and researchers in history and philosophy as

New JSTOR eBooks

The UTC Library now has access to nearly 100 ebooks on JSTOR. Complete List of JSTOR eBooks at UTC Access JSTOR Some Highlights: Spectacular Girls: Media Fascination and Celebrity Culture explores both the adoration and disdain in the treatment of women in film, television, the news, and on the Internet. Turtles as Hopeful Monsters: Origins and Evolution traces the evolutionary story of the turtle, taking advantage of a nearly

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