Category Archives: Library Resources

Looking For a Great Nonfiction Book to Read?

TIME Magazine just released their All-TIME 100 Best Nonfiction Books and the Eliot D. Pratt Library has many of them available for check out. If you want to peruse them, simply click on “Tag Cloud” underneath the search box in … Continue reading

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Books by IMA Commencement Speaker Now Available

Did you enjoy Jessamyn West’s Commencement Speech to the most recent graduates of the IMA program? The library has acquired both of her books if you want to take that further Without A Net: Librarians Bridging the Digital Divide Revolting … Continue reading

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Looking for Summer Reading?

Stumped about what to read next? We have recently added dozens award winners and nominees from the following: 2011 Pulitzer Prize (Pulitzer2011) 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award (NBCCaward2010) 2010 National Book Award (NatlBookAward2010) 2010 New York Times Best Books … Continue reading

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Diversity of Goddard’s Past: Preserving our Institutional Memory

The beginning  of the the MFW Vermont residency marks the start of a new residency season. I would like to welcome students and faculty who come to campus this summer  for their  program residency. Library staff member Dustin Byerly has … Continue reading

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MFAW Faculty & Guests – Tons of New Books!

Don’t forget to stop by the library and check out your Residency Display. It includes all of the items we have by faculty of the program and guests of this rez. We have a couple dozen new items, many of … Continue reading

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Collection Development

The Library  Welcomes Your Recommendations and Comments The library collection supports the Goddard curriculum and information needs of students, faculty and broader college community. The library staff invites purchase recommendations from students, faculty, and staff. Faculty is especially encouraged to … Continue reading

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Check Out Our Attraction Passes!

Did you know that we provide four passes that offer free or discounted admission to local attractions? Stop by and pick one up today! ECHO Center (Burlington Waterfront) – Good until 9/15/11 for up to 2 adults and 3 youth … Continue reading

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SAGE Research Methods Online

Do you need help finding the right technique and method for your social science research project? Or perhaps you need guidance and new ideas about how to present and analyze your data?  Sage Research Methods Online is a database that … Continue reading

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ALA Top Ten Most Challenged Books

American Library Association’s (ALA) Top Ten List of the Most Frequently Challenged Books of 2010 was released today, just in time for summer reading! Once you’re done with these, why not check out the rest of the Banned & Challenged … Continue reading

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One Click Export to RefWorks from Pratt Library Catalog

We are delighted to announce that you can now export citations into RefWorks directly from the library catalog simply by clicking on the link in the side menu of any item! If you’re not using RefWorks, you don’t know what … Continue reading

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