Monday, August 21, 2017

Welcome Back!


It's a new semester! We hope everyone is ready for a great year of learning and studying, but if you're feeling a little shaky the library has you covered. Over the next few weeks we will be displaying available eBooks that cover topics like succeeding in college, writing literature reviews, improving grammar, and much more. We hope these resources will be helpful in all your future projects, and, if you need any additional assistance with research, stop by the library!

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

New Book: The almanac of American Education 2017

The Almanac of American Education helps users understand and compare the quality of education at the national, state, and county levels. Compiled from official U.S. government sources, the book contains historical and current data, insightful analysis, and useful graphs that provide compelling insights into the state of education in America.

You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library. 

To request this book now click here.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

New Journal: Dimensions of Early Childhood Vol. 45 Number 2, 2017

In this edition of Dimensions of Early Childhood topics such as play therapy, creative arts, and technology are explored. This volume focuses on the unique techniques of creative arts and play therapy in the process of building a child's self confidence. This journal also addresses the heavily debated topic of technology and how it may be affecting young children today.

You can find this Journal and more at the UNT Dallas Library.

Saturday, July 29, 2017

New Book: Gre Prep 2018

Kaplan's GRE Prep 2018 guides you through your GRE prep step by step—study Kaplan's proven strategies, boost your math skills, practice your pacing, and become an expert in the exam's computerized format with an online practice test.
You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To request this book now click here.

Friday, July 28, 2017

New Book: Advanced Corporate Finance

The first book devoted exclusively to modern advanced corporate finance, this volume provides a comprehensive exploration of theoretical and empirical literature on corporate financial policies and strategies—particularly those of U.S. nonfinancial firms—defined in rational, economic terms.

You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To request this book now click here.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

New Book: Winning Numbers

This book offers advice on writing financial reports, working with accountants, planning budgets, measuring the value of time, allocating costs and using financial facts to support managerial positions.

You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To request this book now click here.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

New Book: Contentious Traditions

This novel covers the controversy of widow burning in India. Mani radically revises colonialist as well as nationalist historiography on the social reform of women's status in the colonial period and clarifies the complex and contradictory character of missionary writings on India.

You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To request this book now click here.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

New Book: Quality Improvement: tools and techniques

 Quality Improvement Tools & Techniques is the plain English guide to understanding and using QI methods for any manager ... since it requires no math skills other than those you gained in high school." "This book presents full descriptions of all of the important QI techniques - and the specific tools necessary to make each of them work - in a logical, easy-to-use manner. There's also an ongoing case example appearing throughout the book, which illustrates and illuminates various QI principles and practices."--Jacket.


You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To request this book now click here.

Monday, July 24, 2017

New Book: The Jungle



The Jungle is a 1906 novel written by the American journalist and novelist Upton Sinclair. Sinclair wrote the novel to portray the harsh conditions and exploited lives of immigrants in the United States in Chicago and similar industrialized cities. In this edition of the novel Christopher Phelps has written a wonderful new introduction that allows the reader a look into multiple political, social and literary genres

You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To request this book now click here.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

New Book: Doing Honest Work in College

"By clearly communicating the basic principles of academic honesty and exploring these principles in action, Doing Honest Work in College promotes genuine learning and academic success. This must-have reference helps faculty and students alike address questions about academic honesty before problems arise, making it the book students will turn to for advice from their first class to their last exam."--Jacket

You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To request this book now click here.

Friday, July 21, 2017

New Book: Critical Chain

Powerful yet simple techniques to solve project management s toughest problems. This book teaches companies to drastically cut project development times resulting in early completion within budget and without compromising quality or specifications. Project managers and your teams will benefit from Goldratt's techniques of how to remain focused on the few critical areas and how to prevent your attention from being divided among all of the how to prevent your attention from being divided among all of the projects tasks and resources. Especially useful for dealing with one of the most difficult and pressing management challenges: developing highly innovative new products.

You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To request this book now click here.

Thursday, July 20, 2017


A quick introduction on how to use Lean Six Sigma to improve your workplace, meet your goals, and better serve your customers. Lean Six Sigma combines the two most important improvement trends of our time: making work "better" (using Six Sigma) and making work "faster" (using Lean principles). In this plain-English guide, you'll discover how this remarkable quality improvement method can give you the tools to identify and eliminate waste and quality problems in your own work area.


You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To request this book now click here.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

New Book: The New Six Sigma

The New Six Sigma shows how to transform Six Sigma to address today's most crucial business challenges: the challenge to execute and the challenge to maximize value. Discover how Six Sigma's inventors at Motorola have extended its benefits beyond defect reduction to the entire enterprise. Learn the key lessons of first-generation Six Sigma, and master every element of the New Six Sigma: Alignment, Mobilization, Acceleration, and Governance. Then take your results to the next level with ideas from the future of Six Sigma. An essential resource for every leader, quality expert, and Six Sigma Black Belt.

You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library.
To request this book now click here

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

New Book: Effective Writing

A useful guide to all the stages of the writing process.
Effective Writing guides the writer through all the stages of the writing process: planning, critical thinking, generating and organizing ideas, writing the draft, revising, and designing for presentation. Throughout the text, Effective Writing stresses coherence, conciseness, and clarity as the most important qualities of the writing done by accountants.
This edition includes many new and revised assignments that reinforce the concepts covered in the text, as well as coverage on ethics in communication.

You can find this book and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To request this book now click here.

New DVD: Skin

This movie follows the struggle of a young African woman as she deals with racial intolerance and other hardships. Based on the best selling book When she was White by Judith Stone, this DVD will not fail to take the viewer through an emotional and empowering story based on true events.

You can find this DVD and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To request this DVD now click here.

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

UNT Dallas Virtual Film Fest: Depicting, Recalling, & Exploring American History


This July 4th, relax and watch a film from our playlist! This curated collection features movies, documentaries, and educational videos, so there's something for everyone. Below are just a few of the selections included in our lineup. 






American History & Government



Monday, June 26, 2017

How to Find Government Documents



Part of this month's theme is finding ways to access government documents and data. These resources are especially helpful when doing a research project, allowing you to find reputable information outside of a basic scholarly article search. Along with the websites listed, there will also be internship information posted if available. 

To start off the week, here is how to go about narrowing down Google search results to just government websites.