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Kilgore, James William

Summary: "We all know that orange is the new black and mass incarceration is the new Jim Crow, but how much do we actually know about the structure, goals, and impact of our criminal justice system? Understanding Mass Incarceration offers the first comprehensive overview of the incarceration apparatus put in place by the world's largest jailer: the United States. Drawing on a growing body of academic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Press, The 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 365 KIL

Summary: "A young F.B.I. agent is assigned watchdog duty over a fellow agent, but finds herself drawn into his investigations of paranormal and unexplained phenomena."

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2005

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Dillian, Jared.

Summary: A former trader recounts the final years of Lehman Brothers, discussing the outrageous personalities of his co-workers, his own battles with mental illness, and the company's activities during the economic collapse.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.62 DIL

Summary: Macbeth is the chef in a 3-star restaurant; Beatrice and Benedict are rival co-anchors; Titania and Bottom carouse in a tawdry theme resort; and Petruchio sets out to tame the conservative Kate in a politically incorrect marriage of convenience.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV SHA

Summary: The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Summary: A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2006

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV AFR

Sun Ra.

Contents: India (4:49) -- Sunology (5:40) -- Advice to medics (2:02) -- Super blonde (2:35) -- Soft talk / Julian Priester (2:41) -- Sunology part II (7:05) -- Kingdom of not (5:32) -- Portrait of the living sky (1:48) -- Blues at midnight (6:30) -- El is a sound of joy (3:56) -- Springtime in Chicago (3:51) -- Medicine for a nightmare (2:25).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Evidence 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ SUN

Contents: Disc 1. Whiskey river / (Chris Stapleton) ; Three days / (Lee Ann Womack) ; Sister's coming home/Down at the corner beer joint / (Margo Price & Steve Earle) ; I thought about you, Lord/Time of the preacher/Hands on the wheel / (Lukas & Micah Nelson) ; A song for you / (Nathaniel Rateliff) ; Shotgun Willie / (Lyle Lovett & Ray Benson) ; Blue eyes crying in the rain / (Vince Gill) ; Georgia on my...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackbird Production Partners LLC 2020

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Summary: Among the most fascinating chapters of film history is that of the so-called "race films" that flourished in the 1920s -'40s. Unlike the "black cast" films produced within the Hollywood studio system, these films not only starred African Americans but were funded, written, produced, edited, distributed, and often exhibited by people of color. Entrepreneurial filmmakers built an industry apart...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PIO
1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC DVD DOC PIO

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Summary: From out of the shadows comes this final collection of hard-to-find noir classics: The Crimson Kimono (1959); The Lineup (1958); The Shadow in the Window (1956); The Long Haul (1957); Pickup Alley (1957); The Tijuana Story (1957); She Played with Fire (1957); The Case Against Brooklyn (1958); and Man on a String (1960).

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Summary: A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Summary: Fifth-grader Scotty Smalls has just moved into town with his parents. The local kids call him a Dork because he can't even throw a baseball. That changes when the leader of the neighborhood gang recruits him to play on the nearby sandlot field. It's the beginning of a magical summer of baseball, wild adventures, first kisses, and fearsome confrontations with the dreaded Beast and its owner who...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY SAN

Summary: In April 1986, an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics becomes one of the world's worst man-made catastrophes. This gripping 5-part HBO miniseries tells the powerful and visceral story of this event and its aftermath.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD CHE

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE CHE

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4 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV CHE

Summary: Its January 1977 and Gary Gilmore is about to become the first convicted murderer to be executed in a decade. Gary's youngest brother, Mikal, can help prevent the execution, but first he has to get to know the brother he barely remembers. Born of a brutal father, raised in a family haunted by death, religion and superstition, the brothers discover their shared past.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Video 2002

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA SHO

Contents: Time for peace / (The Little Shadows) -- It's hard to live in this old world / (Rev. Harvey Gates) -- That's a sign of the times / (The Floyd Family Singers) -- Keep your faith to the sky / (Willie Scott & The Birmingham Spirituals) -- We we are in need / (James Bynum) -- Condition the world is in / (The Religious Souls) -- We don't love enough / (The Triumphs) -- Peace in the land / (The...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RELIGIOUS TIM

Summary: A charismatic young Irish guitarist and a sheltered young cellist have a chance encounter one magical night above New York's Washington Square. They are soon torn apart, leaving in their wake an infant, August Rush, orphaned by circumstance. Now performing on the streets of New York City and cared for by a mysterious stranger, August uses his remarkable musical talent to seek the parents from...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2008

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3 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA AUG

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD FIC AUG

Hanes, William Travis

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 951.033 HAN

Ames, Louise Bates.

Contents: Orientation -- Development : a key concept -- Individuality -- The ten-year-old -- The eleven-year-old -- The twelve-year-old -- The thirteen-year-old -- The fourteen-year-old -- Total action system -- Self-care and routines -- Emotions -- The growing self -- Interpersonal relationships -- Activities and interests -- School -- Ethical sense -- After fourteen-what comes next?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell 1989

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.12 AME

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.12 Ames 1989

Contents: Disc 1. What am I gonna do (with the rest of my life) (Ben Haggard) -- Heaven was a drink of wine (Ben Haggard/Aaron Lewis) -- The farmer's daughter (Tanya Tucker) -- I'm a lonesome fugitive (Bobby Bare) -- That's the way love goes (Connie Smith) -- Big city (John Anderson) -- Caroly/daddy Frank (Toby Keith) -- Don't give up on me (Buddy Miller) -- Footlights (Jake Owen/Chris Janson) -- Going...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Browsing Hot Tunes, Call number: HOT TUNE

Ames, Louise Bates.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell 1980

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.123 AME

Summary: Genealogical investigations and DNA analysis help participants discover where they come from and who they are.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2008

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV AFR

Ames, Louise Bates.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell Pub. Co. 1981

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.123 AME

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.123 AME

Ames, Louise Bates.

Contents: Characteristics of the age -- The child and other people -- Routines, health, and tensional outlets -- Techniques -- General interests and abilities -- The child's mind -- School -- The six-year-old party -- Individuality -- Stories from real life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell 1981

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.124 AME

Williams, Jamie

Summary: A circus talent scout is led on a merry chase when he tries to trap Mowgli, with the help of a hunter and snake charmer.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 2000

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2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY RUD

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