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Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Search Inside Yourself

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase

Author: Chado-Meng Tan
Title: Search Inside Yourself
Publisher & where & when published: Harper
Where you saw this item mentioned: Online
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

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A: Hi,

This is to let you know that Search Inside Yourself has been ordered and you will receive an email notification when it arrives.

Best,

Andrea

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Islam and the Foundations of Political Power

Monday, July 14th, 2014
Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase
Author:   Ali Abdel Razek / Ed. Abdou Filali-Ansary
Title: Islam and the Foundations of Political Power
Publisher & where & when published: Edinburgh University Press, 2012
Where you saw this item mentioned: Publisher’s Website
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

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A: Hello,

Thanks again for your suggestion.   I have ordered a copy and you will receive notification once it has arrived.

Thanks,


Moninder Bubber, MLS
Liaison Librarian for Sociology/Anthropology Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute
Simon Fraser University
W.A.C. Bennett Library, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC

Suggeston for New Title Purchase: The Innocent Eye: Why Vision Is Not a Cognitive Process

Monday, July 14th, 2014

Q: Suggestion for a New Title Purchase:

Author: Nico Orlandi
Title: The Innocent Eye: Why Vision Is Not a Cognitive Process
Publisher & where & when published: Oxford University Press, 2014
Where you saw this item mentioned: http://mymindonbooks.com/?p=8268
Your affiliation: SFU Graduate Student
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A: Hello,

Thanks for your suggestion. I’ve just ordered a copy of The Innocent Eye by Nico Orlandi for the collection. You’ll be notified as soon as it’s available to borrow.

I’m the liaison librarian for SIAT, so please feel free to send any future title suggestions to me directly.

Thanks again,


Shane Plante
Liaison Librarian for the School of Interactive Arts + Technology, Science, and Applied Science (Surrey)
Fraser Library, SFU Surrey

Suggestion for a New Title Purchase: Ancient Pathways, Ancestral Knowledge : Ethnobotany and Ecological Wisdom of Indigenous Peoples of Northwestern North America

Friday, July 11th, 2014
Q: Suggestion for a New Title Purchase:

Author: Nancy J. Tuner
Title: Ancient Pathways, Ancestral Knowledge
Publisher & where & when published: McGill-Queens 2014
Where you saw this item mentioned:
http://www.mqup.ca/ancient-pathways–ancestral-knowledge-products-9780773543805.php
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

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A: Hi,

Thank you for your book suggestion. I’m pleased to inform you that I have ordered a copy of Ancient Pathways, Ancestral Knowledge : Ethnobotany and Ecological Wisdom of Indigenous Peoples of Northwestern North America by Nancy J. Turner for Bennett Library. You will receive an email notification when it is available to borrow.

All the best,

Jenna Walsh, BA, MLIS
Indigenous Initiatives Librarian & Liaison for Archaeology, First Nations Studies and Political Science
W.A.C. Bennett Library, Simon Fraser University

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Childhood in a Sri Lankan Village :Shaping Hierarchy and Desire

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Q: Suggestion for a New Title Purchase:

Author: Bambi Chapin
Title: Children in a Sri Lankan Village: Shaping Hierarchy and Desire
Publisher & where & when published: Rutgers University Press 2014
Where you saw this item mentioned: American Anthropological Association
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

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A: Hello,

Thank you for your suggestion.  I’ve ordered the title and you will receive an email once it has arrived and been processed.  Please note that the title was slightly different than what you had requested (“childhood” instead of “children”).

Thanks
Moninder Bubber
Liaison Librarian for
Sociology/Anthropology Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute
Simon Fraser University
W.A.C. Bennett Library, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Intellectual Property at the Edge

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase

Author: Rochelle Cooper Dreyfuss (Editor), Jane C. Ginsburg (Editor)
Title: Intellectual Property at the Edge
Publisher & where & when published: Cambridge 2014
Where you saw this item mentioned:
http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/law/intellectual-property/intellectual-property-edge-contested-contours-ip?format=
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

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A: Hi,

Thank you for your book suggestion. I’m pleased to inform you that I have ordered a copy of Intellectual Property at the Edge edited by Rochelle Cooper Dreyfuss and Jane C. Ginsburg for Bennett Library. You will receive an email notification when it is available to borrow.

All the best,


Jenna Walsh, BA, MLIS
Indigenous Initiatives Librarian & Liaison for Archaeology, First Nations Studies and Political Science
W.A.C. Bennett Library, Simon Fraser University

Suggestion For New Title Purchase: Intellectual Property, Indigenous People and their Knowledge

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase:
Author: Peter Drahos
Title: Intellectual Property, Indigenous People and their Knowledge
Publisher & where & when published: Cambridge 2014
Where you saw this item mentioned:
http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/law/intellectual-property/intellectual-property-indigenous-people-and-their-knowle
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

*****

A: Hi,

Thank you for your book suggestion. I’m pleased to inform you that I have ordered a copy of Intellectual Property, Indigenous People and their Knowledge by Peter Drahos for Bennett Library. You will receive an email notification when it is available to borrow.

All the best,



Jenna Walsh, BA, MLIS
Indigenous Initiatives Librarian & Liaison for Archaeology, First Nations Studies and Political Science
W.A.C. Bennett Library, Simon Fraser University

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Institutional Economics Property, Competition, Policies, Second Edition

Friday, July 4th, 2014

Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase

Title: Institutional Economics Property, Competition, Policies, Second Edition
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

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A: Hello,

Your request for this title was forwarded to me as I am the Liaison Librarian for Economics.

Thank you for taking the time to recommend this title. I have ordered a copy and asked you be notified on its arrival. If you have any other suggestions for the library’s collection, please don’t hesitate to send them to me.

Best wishes,


Carla Graebner
Liaison Librarian: Economics and Government Information;
Data Curator and Digital Preservation Project Manager
W.A.C. Bennett Library, Simon Fraser University

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: The Encyclopedia of Biodiversity 2nd Edition

Friday, July 4th, 2014
Q: Suggestion for New Title PurchaseAuthor: Simon Levin (ed.)
Title: Encyclopedia of Biodiversity 2nd ed
Publisher & where & when published: Academic Press, Salt Lake City UT
Where you saw this item mentioned: paper by William Rees “Avoiding Collapse” published by the CCPA
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty
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A: Hello,

Thank you very much for your suggestion to purchase the 2nd edition of the Encyclopedia of Biodiversity. Because this would be a larger purchase I would like to take a bit more time to evaluate the use of the first edition of which we do have the print and the online version. I will let you know once a decision has been made. Let me know if you have any questions or feedback.

Regards,


Ania Dymarz

Life Sciences Librarian
Simon Fraser University Library

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Religion, Race and the Making of Confederate Kentucky, 1830-1880

Friday, June 27th, 2014

Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase:

Author: Luke E. Harlow
Title: Religion, Race and the Making of Confederate Kentucky, 1830-1880
Publisher & where & when published: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2014

Where you saw this item mentioned: http://newbooksinhistory.com/2014/06/26/luke-e-harlow-religion-race-and-the-making-of-confederate-kentucky-1830-1880-cambridge-u

Your affiliation: SFU Graduate Student

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A: Hello,

Thank you for your recent purchase request.  A copy of Religion, Race and the Making of Confederate Kentucky, 1830-1880 is now on order for Bennett Library.  You will be notified by email when the book is available at the library.

Best,


Rebecca Dowson
Liaison Librarian: English and History
W.A.C. Bennett Library, Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive, Burnaby, B.C. V5A 1S6 Canada