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COMING SOON - Availability: The Sandman Vol. 1: Preludes & Nocturnes (New Edition) Paperback In PRELUDES & NOCTURNES, an occultist attempting to capture Death to bargain for eternal life traps her younger brother Dream instead. After his 70 year imprisonment and eventual escape, Dream, also known as Morpheus, goes on a quest for his lost objects of power. On his arduous journey Morpheus encounters Lucifer, John Constantine, and an all-powerful madman.

Availability: The congress / Bridgit Folman Film Gang and Pandora Film present ; an Ari Folman film ; written and directed by Ari Folman ; producers, Reinhard Brundig, Ari Folman, Robin Wright.More than two decades after catapulting to stardom with The Princess Bride, decides to take her final job: preserving her digital likeness for a future Hollywood. Through a deal brokered by her loyal, agent , her alias will be controlled by the studio,

Availability: Driving Miss Daisy / Warner Bros- screenplay by Alfred Uhry, based on his play Set in Atlanta in the 1950's, a textile factory owner insists on hiring an ever-patient chauffeur for his aging head-strong mother. The Jewish woman and her African American driver eventually build a relationship over many years

COMING SOON Availability: Gone Girl -(Film) Tyler Perry (Actor), Ben Affleck (Actor) The story tells of a married couple, Nick and Amy Dunne, on their fifth wedding anniversary. That morning, Amy mysteriously vanishes, leaving behind a rather suspicious trail of evidence.

Availability: A Raisin in the sun -Film-Columbia Pictures ; producers, David Susskind and Philip Rose ; David Susskind's 1961 production of Raisin in the Sun is a classic film and a landmark achievement during the civil rights struggles of the early 1960s. Starring a young Sidney Poitier as Walter Lee,Walter Lee is a man driven to the edge of insanity by the prospect of seeing his dream slip right through his fingers.

Availability: Jack Reacher (Tom Cruise) From The New York Times bestselling author Lee Child comes one of the most compelling heroes to step from novel to screen - ex-military investigator Jack Reacher (Tom Cruise).

Availability: Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him?) (2010)Who is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him)? is a wildly entertaining, star-studded documentary that tells the story of one of the most talented and versatile singer-songwriters in pop music history and the man The Beatles dubbed their favorite American musician.

Availability: The disciplined trader : developing winning attitudes / Mark Douglas. One of the first books to address the psychological nature of how successful traders think ~ The Disciplined Trader™ is now an industry classic. In this groundbreaking work published in 1990 ~ Douglas examines the causes as to why most traders cannot raise and keep their equity on a consistent basis

Availability: Guide to Maritime Security and the ISPS Code: 2012 Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization. This User Guide has been developed to consolidate existing IMO maritime security-related material into an easily read companion guide to SOLAS chapter XI-2 and the ISPS Code in order to assist States in promoting maritime security through development of the requisite legal framework, associated administrative practices,

Availability: The Sandman Vol. 7: Brief Lives by Neil Gaiman Dream's loopy sister, Delirium, convinces him to go on a quest for their missing brother, Destruction.

Availability: The Sandman, Vol. 2: The Doll's House by Neil Gaiman. During Morpheus's incarceration, three dreams escaped the Dreaming and are now loose in the waking world. At the same time, a young woman named Rose Walker is searching for her little brother.

Availability: IAMSAR manual : international aeronautical and maritime search and rescue manual. Volume I, Organization and management. Imprint London : International Maritime Organization ; Montreal : International Civil Aviation Organization, 2013.

Availability: IAMSAR manual : international aeronautical and maritime search and rescue manual. Volume II, Mission co-ordination. volume assists personnel who plan and co-ordinate SAR operations and exercises.

Availability: A Pocket Guide to Cold Water Survival, 2012Specifies information which will help you if you are unlucky enough to fall into cold water, or have to enter it in an emergency, or have to use survival craft in cold conditions.

Availability: AMSAR Manual - Volume III 2013 Edition (Excludes any applicable taxes) Volume III is intended to be carried aboard rescue units, aircraft and vessels to help with performance of a search, rescue or on-scene co-ordinator function, and with aspects of SAR that pertain to their own emergencies.

Availability: Marpol: How to do it. 2013 Edition :This manual provides useful, practical information to Governments, particularly those of developing countries, on the technical, economic and legal implications of ratifying, implementing and enforcing the MARPOL Convention and its Annexes.

Availability: Ships Routeing, 2013 Edition The aims of ensuring the greatest possible safety of shipping and cleanliness of oceans are promoted in many ways, one of which is the routeing measures to control the navigation of vessels and to monitor their progress.

Availability: GAMING IN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES: COLLECTIONS, Marketing, and Information Literacy. by Amy Harris and Scott E. Rice Gaming in Academic Libraries: Collections, Marketing, and Information Literacy is a lively volume containing sixteen examples of the use of gaming in libraries. Gaming in this instance ranges from classic video games to Geocaching with board games and fantasy sports in the mix as well.

Availability: Makerspaces: A Practical Guide for Librarians by John J. Burke A “makerspace” is an area in a library where users can use tools and equipment to design, build, and create all sorts of different things. It may be a dedicated room or a multipurpose space in which a collection of raw materials and resources can be utilized as desired. Projects range from prototyping product designs with 3D printers,

Availability: Let the Games Begin! Engaging Students with Interactive Information Literacy Instruction Edited by Theresa R. McDevitt The value of games in teaching and learning has been well-documented in research in education. Here are sixty field-tested games that teach information literacy skills using fun, interactive activities at a variety of skill and knowledge levels.

Availability: Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water by Marc Reisner The definitive history of water resources in the American West, and a very illuminating lesson in the political economy of limited resources anywhere

Availability: Ballast water management / by Captain Nadeem Anwar. Fifth edition. 2014 "Understanding the regulations and the treatment technologies available" "Updated to MEPC 66 (April 2014)."

Availability: The African Queen DVD / Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart ; adapted for the screen by James Agee & John Huston ; directed by John Huston. Based on the novel by C.S. Forester.

Availability: The Informant! / Matt Damon ; Director Steven Soderbergh ; screenplay by Scott Z. Burns. The FBI needs evidence, so Whitacre eagerly agrees to wear a wire and carry a hidden tape recorder in his briefcase, imagining himself as a kind of de facto secret agent.

Availability: Battlestar Galactica: The Complete 2004 Series 25 DVDs When an old enemy, the Cylons, resurface and obliterate the 12 colonies, the crew of the aged Galactica protects a small civilian fleet - the last of humanity - as they journey toward the fabled 13th colony of Earth.