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Summary: Follows designer-activist Emily Pilloton and Matthew Miller to rural Bertie County, the poorest in North Carolina, where they work with local high school students to help transform both their community and their lives. Living on credit and grant money and fighting a change-resistant school board, Pilloton and Miller lead their students through a year-long, full-scale design and build project...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Summary: Women in the Civil Rights Movement helps break the gender line that restricted women in civil rights history to background and backstage roles, and places them in front, behind, and in the middle of the Southern movement that re-made America.... It is an invaluable resource which helps set history straight. --Julian Bond

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Indiana University Press 1993

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1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 323 WOM

Lahidji, Changiz

Summary: Over 100 combat missions, 24 years as a Green Beret--Full Battle Rattle tells the legend of a soldier who served America in every war since Vietnam. Master Sergeant Changiz Lahidji served on Special Forces A teams longer than anyone in history, completing over a hundred combat missions in Afghanistan. Changiz is a Special Forces legend. He also happens to be the first Muslim Green Beret....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LAHIDJI, CHANGIZ LAH

Skrillex

Contents: All is fair in love and brostep (with Ragga Twins) -- Recess (with Kill the Noise, Fatman Scoop and Michael Angelakos) -- Stranger (with KillaGraham from Milo and Otis and Sam Dew) -- Try it out (neon mix) (with Alvin Risk) -- Coast is clear (with Chance the Rapper and The Social Experiment) -- Dirty vibe (with Diplo, G-Dragon from Big Bang, and CL from 2NE1) -- Ragga bomb (with Ragga Twins) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Big Beat Records 2014

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

Summary: As hip-hop rose from the streets of New York to become a multibillion-dollar industry, artists such as Public Enemy and De La Soul began reusing portions of previously recorded music for their songs. But when record company lawyers got involved, everything changed. Years before people started downloading and remixing music, hip-hop sampling sparked a debate about copyright, creativity, and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Indiepix Films 2010

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1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MUSIC COP

Summary: In the Mandaras Mountains of northern Cameroon live the Mofu, an ancient tribe that shares its homes and crops with insects in a mutual balance of survival. But a terrible drought hits the region and a legion of termites invade their huts and granaries. To drive them out, the Mofu shaman calls for help from Jaglavak, a ferocious red army ant protected by a thick carapace and armed with pincers...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Boston Video 2008

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

Summary: Sinbad, a daring and notorious rogue, has spent his life sailing the seven seas asking for trouble. Now he has been framed for stealing a priceless and powerful treasure--the Book of Peace. Sinbad has one chance to find and return the precious book, and battle the Goddess of Chaos or his best friend Proteus will die.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DreamWorks Home Entertainment 2003

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

Summary: A heartwarming tale of two unique women who bond while recuperating in a hospital. Martha, a mother of four rambunctious and imaginative children, finds solace when she meets the younger woman, Claudia, and quickly the two build a strong relationship. When Martha invites Claudia to live with her family, Claudia unwittingly takes on the responsibility of becoming a surrogate mother to Martha's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN AMA

Summary: Presents a collection of animated advertising films produced between 1950 and 1960 which provide insight into the marketing strategies used during the decade. Included here are a corporate-sponsored cartoon where Martians learn that oil and competition are two things that make America great and an "I like Ike" animated television commercial.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A2ZCDS.COM 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 741.6 History

Summary: Examines the personal and societal consequences of insufficient sleep.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2015

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

Summary: A cattle herder and his family who reside in the dunes of Timbuktu find their quiet lives, which are typically free of the Jihadists determined to control their faith, abruptly disturbed when they are forced to follow the new laws of their foreign occupants.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cohen Media Group 2015

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF TIM

Summary: Long-married British couple Nick and Meg are revisiting Paris for the first time since their honeymoon in an attempt to rekindle their relationship. Diffident, wistful Nick and demanding, take-charge Meg careen from harmony to disharmony as they take stock of half a lifetime of deep tenderness, and even deeper regret. An invitation from Nick's old friend Morgan, an amusingly eccentric American...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Chance.

Contents: High test (5:25) -- Love by chance (4:09) -- Sunn of Gunn (5:05) -- Just your way of telling me (3:45) -- Blue Monday (3:15) -- Don't cry wolf (3:39) -- Mr. Freedom Man (5:29) -- Angel (3:22) -- Dead medley (5:01) -- Loser till you win (3:34) -- Dusty roads of yesterday (2:57) -- Too high to land (3:22) -- Drema (4:08).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Paradise of Bachelors 2013

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COUNTRY CHA

Summary: Set in riot-torn, near-future Los Angeles, a nurse operates a secret, members-only emergency room for criminals.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Global Road Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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1 available in Top Shelf DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Holub, Joan

Summary: This board book highlights ten memorable female trailblazers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division 2017

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Chingy

Contents: Haters 101 (Intro) -- Give em some mo -- Fall-n (featuring G.I.B.) -- Balla baby -- Jackpot the pimp pt. 2 (Skit) -- Leave wit me (featuring R. Kelly) -- Make that ass talk (featuring Ziggy) -- I do -- Don't worry (featuring Janet Jackson) -- All the way to St. Lou (featuring David Banner & Nate Dogg) -- 26's (featuring Lil' Wayne) -- We clubbin' -- We do (featuring Bun B) -- Wurr da git it...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Capitol 2004

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP CHI

Ames, Louise Bates.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell 1990

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.124 AME

Summary: Wonderwoman, Thief Catcher, and Invisible Girl team up to battle the baby stealing Demon-Lord of the Underworld.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2002

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE HER

Summary: Set in a former mining village in Wales, an inspirational true story of a group of friends from a working men's club who decide to take on the elite 'sport of kings' and breed themselves a racehorse.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF DAR

Summary: A portrait of David Hockney, legendary artist and an early icon for LGBTQ and AIDS activism.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Summary: Film director Martin Scorsese presents a look at the American film and its practitioners, from silents to the movies of the 1970s, and discusses how it has shaped his own artistic vision.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2004

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

Summary: Mona, an aimless drifter in the French countryside, deeply touches the lives of the people she meets and confronts them with her own ideas of freedom.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 1998

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN VAG

Summary: A group of college students used its math skills to win millions and life in the fast lane seemed like a sure bet. Slip back to the '80s and '90s, when a group of overachieving M.I.T. students morphed into high-rolling, big-stakes gamblers. Backed by anonymous investors, they checked into hotels under assumed names and, pretending not to know each other, communicated with secret gestures and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A&E Home Video 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 795.423 BRE

Summary: As animators, puppeteers, designers, writers, or directors, Philadelphia natives and identical twins Stephen and Timothy Quay are renowned for artisanal methods and unusual sources of inspiration. Described as 'Kafkaesque' or 'post-apocalyptically Bruegelian' their films are inspired by twentieth-century European visual and literary culture, especially the surrealist and expressionist...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino International Corp. 2000

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