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Summary: Shortly before his father's death, Prince Akeem learns that he sired an illegitimate son during his last stay in the United States and now he has to return to Queens to retrieve him to ensure a male successor to the throne.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD COM

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD COM

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3 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Contents: Best of my love/ The Emotions. -- Yah mo B there/ James Ingram & Michael McDonald. -- I'll be loving you (forever)/ New Kids on the Block. -- Love me/ Yvonne Elliman. -- September/ Earth, Wind and Fire. -- Love will find a way/ Pablo Cruise. -- Lost in emotion/ Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam. -- Make it like it was/ Regina Belle. -- I can't help it/ Andy Gibb & Olivia Newton-John. -- You take my breath...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life Music 1998

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK BOD

Benedict, Marie

Summary: The remarkable story of J. P. Morgan's personal librarian, Belle da Costa Greene, the Black American woman who was forced to hide her true identity and pass as white to leave a lasting legacy that enriched the nation.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2021

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Benedict, Marie

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Summary: In her twenties, Belle da Costa Greene is hired by J. Pierpont Morgan to curate a collection of rare manuscripts, books, and artwork for his newly built Morgan Library. Belle becomes a fixture on the New York society scene and one of the most powerful people in the art and book world, known for her impeccable taste and shrewd negotiating for critical works as she helps build a world-class...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2021

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Benedict, Marie

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Summary: In her twenties, Belle da Costa Greene is hired by J. Pierpont Morgan to curate a collection of rare manuscripts, books, and artwork for his newly built Morgan Library. Belle becomes a fixture on the New York society scene and one of the most powerful people in the art and book world, known for her impeccable taste and shrewd negotiating for critical works as she helps build a world-class...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2021

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Benedict, Marie

Summary: "In her twenties, Belle da Costa Greene is hired by J. P. Morgan to curate a collection of rare manuscripts, books, and artwork for his newly built Pierpont Morgan Library. Belle becomes a fixture in New York City society and one of the most powerful people in the art and book world, known for her impeccable taste and shrewd negotiating for critical works as she helps create a world-class...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2021

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Summary: The true story of Port Authority policemen John McLoughlin and William J. Jimeno, who volunteered for rescue duty and became trapped in the rubble of the Towers on September 11, 2001. The men became two of the last survivors extracted from Ground Zero. It is a story of the true heroes and of that fateful time in United States history, when buildings would fall and heroes would rise, literally...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 2006

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

Summary: Investigates the secret crimes of Father Lawrence Murphy, a Milwaukee priest who abused more than 200 deaf children in a school under his control. The film documents the first known public protest against the pontiff himself. The investigation helped uncover documents from the secret Vatican archives that show the Pope, who must operate within the mysterious rules of the Roman Curia, as both...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Docuramafilms 2013

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MEA

Summary: Pampered African Prince Akeem is a rebel who is against an arranged marriage and heads to Queens, New York to find a new bride. His regal father agrees to allow the prince 40 days to roam the U.S., sending the prince's faithful retainer Semmi along to make sure nothing untoward happens. To avoid fortune hunters, Prince Akeem conceals his true identity and gets a "regular" guy job at a fast-food...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY COM

Beals, Melba

Summary: In I Will Not Fear, Beals takes you on an unforgettable journey through terror, oppression, and persecution, highlighting the kind of faith we all need to survive in a world full of hearbreak and anger. She shows how the deep faith we develop during our most difficult moments is the kind of faith that can change our famiilies, our communitites, and even the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BEALS, MELBA BEA

Beals, Melba.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 659.2 BEA

Knight, Brenda

Summary: Celebrate National Random Acts of Kindness Week in February. Perform deeds of compassion and consideration toward others. The Random Acts of Kindness movement is born. In 1995, a small group of people at Conari Press came together around the idea that small gestures and simple acts can make a difference in people's lives. Thus, Random Acts of Kindness was born. But they had no idea how big this...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 177 Knight 2020

Summary: After winning a lottery worth $370 million, Kevin Carson, a young man living in the projects, suddenly has the sexy girl who wouldn't give him the time of day wanting to hook up, a local gang boss willing to take him under his wing, and a surly thug just looking to pummel him and take the ticket.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2010

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY LOT

Summary: Showcases some of the best musicians and comedians of the 70s and early 80s.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC MID

Summary: The team's ongoing mission to keep America safe kicks off with a worldwide search for their own Director Vance. Escalating threats turn into personal missions as Bishop defies orders to reopen a cold case, a naval hospital endures an active shooter lockdown, and Gibbs is confronted by an ex-agent who issues a grave warning. At the end of the day, only one thing is certain: the team that fights...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV NCI

Summary: Abandoned by her boyfriend in Tokyo, a young woman finds a job working for a tyrannical chef in a local ramen house and learns how to put excitement and enthusiasm back into her life as well as her cooking.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Entertainment 2009

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Summary: NCIS (Naval Criminal Investigative Service) is more than just an action drama. With liberal doses of humor, it's a show that focuses on the sometimes complex and always amusing dynamics of a team forced to work together in high-stress situations. NCIS Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs, a former Marine gunnery sergeant whose skills as an investigator are unmatched, leads this troupe of colorful...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV NCI

Summary: The rich Duke Brothers wager on whether a born loser like Billy Ray Valentine, a hustler from the ghetto, can become as successful as Winthorpe, a wealthy investment executive, if put in the proper environment--and would a prig like Winthorpe turn to a life of crime if he were to lose it all.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Video 2002

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY TRA

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Trading 2002

Summary: Tells an epic story of military strategy, politics, romance, and family conflict set against the backdrop of world events from 1938 through the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. Follows naval officer Victor "Pug" Henry as he is sent to Berlin as the U.S. Naval attaché. Shows how "Pug" and his family are drawn into the center of the conflicts that lead to America's involvement in World...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2004

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV WIN

Kelela

Contents: Disc 1. Guns & synths -- Enemy -- Floor show -- Do it again -- Go all night -- Bank head -- Cut 4 me -- Keep it cool -- Send me out -- Go all night (Let it burn) -- Something else -- A lie -- Cherry coffee Disc 2. Fade to mind interlude -- Keep it cool (Jam City remix) -- Enemy (Kingdom's destruction before paradise mix) -- Send me out (Girl unit remix) -- Send me out (Inguzunguzu remix) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Fade To Mind 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES KEL

Benga

Contents: Zero m2 -- Night -- B4 the dual -- E trips -- Someone 20 -- Light bulb -- Crunked up -- Go tell them -- Cut -- Emotions -- 3 minutes -- Pleasure -- 26 basslines -- Loose synths.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tempa 1990

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC BEN

Kelela

Contents: Frontline -- Waitin -- Take me apart -- Enough -- Jupiter -- Better -- LMK -- Truth or dare -- S.O.S. -- Blue light -- Onanon -- Turn to dust -- Bluff -- Altadena.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Warp Records 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES KEL

Summary: "AFTER TILLER intimately explores the highly controversial subject of third-trimester abortions in the wake of the 2009 assassination of practitioner Dr. George Tiller. The procedure is now performed by only four doctors in the United States, all former colleagues of Dr. Tiller, who risk their lives every day in the name of their unwavering commitment toward their patients. Directors Martha...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Oscilloscope Laboratories 2014

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC AFT

Contents: 2013 (Primal Scream) -- Glacier (John Grant) -- Annabel (Goldfrapp) -- Song for Zula (Phosphorescent) -- Victim of love (Charles Bradley) -- The sing (Bill Callahan) -- Hello stranger (Julia Holter) -- Monomania (Deerhunter) -- The ballad of the Pajama Kid (John Murry) -- Gustavo (Mark Kozelek & Jimmy Lavalle) -- San Francisco (Foxygen) -- Earthly pleasure (Villagers) -- Just make it stop (Low)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK MOJ

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