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Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Philosophy’s moods

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase
Title: Philosophy’s moods : the affective grounds of thinking
Author: Hagi Kenaan, Ilit Ferber (eds)
Publisher & where & when published: Springer, 2014
Where you saw this item mentioned: http://www.amazon.com/Philosophys-Moods-Affective-Contributions-Phenomenology/dp/9400738250/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1413653207&sr
Your affiliation: SFU Graduate Student

A: Thanks for your suggestion. This book will be ordered shortly, and you will get an email from the Library when it’s available.

Best,
Mike McIntosh
Library Liaison for Liberal Studies

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Living in Balance – ebook

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase
Title: eBook: Living in Balance: a Mindful Guide for Thriving in a Complex World
Author: Joel Levey; Michelle Levey
Publisher & where & when published: New York : Divine Arts, 2014
Where you saw this item mentioned: Professional listserve

A: Thanks for your book request. I have ordered a copy on demand for you, for pick-up at Belzberg. You will be notified by email when it is ready for pick-up.

Best wishes,
Yolanda Koscielski
Liaison Librarian for Criminology and Psychology

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Rankine’s Citizen

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Q Suggestion for New Title Purchase
Title: Citizen
Author: Claudia Rankine
Publisher & where & when published: Graywolf, 2014
Where you saw this item mentioned: Lots of press
Your affiliation: SFU Graduate Student

A: Thank you for your recent purchase suggestion! A copy of Rankine’s Citizen is now on order for the Library. You will be notified by email when the book is available for pick up at Belzberg.

Cheers,
Rebecca Dowson
Information and Instruction

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Unifying the Mind

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase
Title: Unifying the Mind: Cognitive Representations as Graphical Models
Author: David Danks
Publisher & where & when published: The MIT Press; 1 edition (September 5, 2014)
Where you saw this item mentioned: http://www.amazon.com/Unifying-Mind-Cognitive-Representations-Graphical/dp/0262027992/
Your affiliation: SFU Graduate Student

A: Thanks for suggesting this title. I’ve just ordered a copy of Unifying the Mind by David Danks for the collection at Surrey. You’ll be notified by email when it’s available to borrow.
Please feel free to send any future collection suggestions to me directly.

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

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Place in research

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase
Title: Place in research: Theories, methodologies, methods
Author: Marcia McKenzie
Publisher & where & when published: Routledge
Where you saw this item mentioned: conference
Your affiliation: SFU Graduate Student

A: Thanks very much for your suggested purchase. You will be happy to know that we will be receiving this through our approval plan for Sociology. I have requested that you receive an email once it has arrived and been processed.

Moninder Bubber
Liaison Librarian
Sociology/Anthropology

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Growing into Politics

Monday, October 20th, 2014

Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase
Title: Growing into Politics: Contexts and Timing of Political Socialisation
Author: Simone Abendschön
Publisher & where & when published: ECPR Press. Essex, Britain. 2013.
Where you saw this item mentioned: ECPR Listserv.
Your affiliation: SFU Graduate Student

A: Thank you for your book suggestion. I am pleased to inform you that I have ordered a copy of Growing into Politics: Contexts and Timing of Political Socialisation for Bennett Library. You will receive an email notification when it is available to borrow.

All the best,
-Jenna

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: Sectarianism in Iraq (Hardback and E-book)

Monday, October 20th, 2014

Q Suggestion for New Title Purchase
Title: Sectarianism in Iraq (Hardback and E-book)
Author: Khalil Osman
Publisher & where & when published: Routledge, Oct 2014
Where you saw this item mentioned: Publisher’s email: http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9781138779464/?utm_source=adestra&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=sbu1_j
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

A: Thank you for your book suggestion. I am pleased to inform you that I have ordered a copy of Sectarianism in Iraq by Khalil Osman for SFU Library. You will receive an email notification when it is available.

All the best,
-Jenna

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: Heidegger’s way of being

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase
Title: Heidegger’s way of being.
Author: Richard M Capobianco
Publisher & where & when published: Univ Of Toronto Press, 2014
Where you saw this item mentioned: http://www.amazon.com/Heideggers-Way-Being-Richard-Capobianco/dp/1442649631
Your affiliation: SFU Graduate Student

A: Thanks for your suggestion. We ordered a copy of this today. You should get an email from the Library when it’s available.

Best,
Mike McIntosh

Liaison Librarian
Belzberg Library

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Kennewick Man The Scientific Investigation of an Ancient American Skeleton

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase
Title: Kennewick Man The Scientific Investigation of an Ancient American Skeleton
Author: Owsley, Douglas
Publisher & where & when published: Texas A & M University Press
Where you saw this item mentioned: http://tamupress.com/product/Kennewick-Man,7921.aspx?utm_source=2014+Kennewick+Man&utm_campaign=Tom+Lea&utm_medium=email
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

A: Thank you for your book suggestion. I’m pleased to inform you that I have ordered a copy of Kennewick Man: The Scientific Investigation of an Ancient American by Douglas Owsley for Bennett Library. You will receive an email notification when it is available to borrow.

All the best,
-Jenna

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: The day the universe changed

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Q: Suggestion for New Title Purchase
Title: “The day the universe changed”
Author: James Burke
Publisher & where & when published: BBC 1985
Where you saw this item mentioned: This is a well known ten-part British documentary television series by science historian James Burke.
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

A: We’ve ordered this set. The instructor had also submitted a booking request for the video.

Donald Taylor
Interim Head, Acquisitions and Serials
Ass’t Head Access Services and IR Coordinator