Tag Archives: libraries

Learning Teamwork with Cooperative Board Games

For the last several years, the gaming world has seen a real surge in the creation and production of new board games. This can include traditional family-style games, but also roll playing games, table top card games, strategy games, and … Continue reading

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Dealing With Stress?

Stress – does anyone live without it? I know that I don’t.  If you are one of the lucky ones who has absolutely no stress in your life, then you may decide that you don’t need to take the time … Continue reading

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Resources on The Hermit Kingdom

South Korea is enjoying a moment; it reported $335 million in foreign sales of music in 2014 (remember Psy’s Gangnam Style? He was just the tip of K-Pop iceberg). Korean beauty products are routinely sold out at Ulta and Sephora. … Continue reading

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Change

One of the biggest things about starting a new school year is CHANGE. Students study new subjects with instructors they have never had before. Instructors teach subjects (sometimes new to them) to students they have never had before. Moms and … Continue reading

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Podcast: Summer 2017 Library Services

In this episode of the NCTC Libraries podcast, Flower Mound campus librarian Dax Stokes discusses some of NCTC’s summer library services.

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Spotlight: Flower Mound’s Growing Graphic Novel Collection

In the August episode of the NCTC Libraries Podcast, Associate Dean of Libraries Shedrick Pittman-Hassett spoke about the Gainesville campus library’s new graphic novels, the nature of graphic novels, and plans for other campuses to start their own graphic novel … Continue reading

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Librarians: Defenders of the Free Word!

To many people, the library is a place to borrow books and movies, get research help, learn something new, and get some much-needed quiet time. But there is more to libraries than meets the eye. Libraries and librarians have a … Continue reading

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