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Shaun J. Hardy, Librarian
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Acquisitions - May-Aug 2013

DTM-GL Library - Recent Acquisitions

May-August 2013

The following titles have been acquired for the library. Most are shelved in the library in the Main Building; check the "New Books" shelf outside Room 208. Astronomy materials are in Room 272 of the Research Building. For assistance in locating items of interest, please ask either S. Hardy (x7960) or M. Wolf (x7962).

Allen, D. Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity. New York: Penguin Books, 2001. (Three copies.)

Ambrose, W. A., and D. A. Williams, eds. Recent Advances and Current Research Issues in Lunar Stratigraphy. GSA Special Paper 477. Boulder: Geological Society of America, 2011.

Bender, M. L. Paleoclimate. Princeton University Press, 2013. Gift of Rick Carlson.

Boice, R. Advice for New Faculty Members: Nihil Nimus. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 2000. (Two copies.)

American Society for Testing Materials, American Bridge Co., et al. Pocket Companion for Engineers, Architects and Builders Containing Useful Information and Tables Appertaining to the Use of Steel, 16th ed. Pittsburgh: Carnegie Steel Company, 1913. Gift of Mark Petrowicz.

de Leeuw, N. H., compiler and editor. Surface Science in the Interstellar Medium, Theme Issue of Philosophical Transactions A, Vol. 371, No. 1994. London: The Royal Society, 2013.

Elishakoff, I., compiler and editor. A Celebration of Mechanics: from Nano to Macro, Theme Issue of Philosophical Transactions A, Vol. 371, No. 1993. London: The Royal Society, 2013.

Hargittai, I., ed. Symmetry: Unifying Human Understanding. New York: Pergamon Press Ltd., 1986.

Hazen, R. M. The Story of Earth: The First 4.5 Billion Years, from Stardust to Living Planet. New York: Penguin Books, 2013.

Hein, J. R., ed. Siliceous Sedimentary Rock-Hosted Ores and Petroleum. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1987. Gift of J. Stephen Huebner.

Iijima, A., et al., eds. Siliceous Deposits in the Pacific Region. Developments in Sedimentology 36. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 1983. Gift of J. Stephen Huebner.

Kargel, J. S. Mars: A Warmer Wetter Planet. Chichester UK: Springer-Praxis, 2004.

Kukkonen, I. T., ed. Outokumpu Deep Drilling Project 2003-2010. Special Paper 51. Espoo: Geological Survey of Finland, 2011.

Lesar, R. Introduction to Computational Materials Science: Fundamentals to Applications. Cambridge University Press, 2013.

Lewis, R. J., Sr. Hazardous Chemicals Desk Reference, Sixth Edition. Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2008.

Macfarlane, A. M., and R. C. Ewing, eds. Uncertainty Underground: Yucca Mountain and the Nation’s High-Level Nuclear Waste. Cambridge MA: The MIT Press, 2006. Gift of R. J. Hemley.

Metzler, D. E. Biochemistry: The Chemical Reactions of Living Cells, 2nd edition. Vol. 1. Burlington MA: Harcourt/Academic Press, 2001.

National Research Council. Prudent Practices in the Laboratory: Handling and Management of Chemical Hazards. Washington DC: National Academy of Sciences, 2011.

O’Brien, P., and S. Smartt, organizers and editors. New Windows on Transients across the Universe, Discussion Meeting Issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, Vol. 371, No. 1992. London: The Royal Society, 2013.

Potter, R. D. The Atomic Revolution. New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1946.

Roston, E. The Carbon Age: How Life’s Core Element Has Become Civilization’s Greatest Threat. New York: Walker & Company, 2008. Gift of Marilyn Fogel.

Satake, K., et al., guest eds. Historical and Recent Catastrophic Tsunamis in the World, Vol. I: The 2011 Tohoku Tsunami. Special Issue of Pure and Applied Geophysics, Vol. 170, No. 6-8. Basel: Springer, 2013.

Subbarao, E. C., ed. Solid Electrolytes and Their Applications. New York: Plenum Press, 1980. Gift of J. Stephen Huebner.

Welsh, A., and S. Batley. Practical Cataloguing: AACR2, RDA, and MARC 21. Chicago: Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2012.

Whittington, A. G., P. Richet and D. B. Dingwell, eds. 9th Silicate Melts Workshop, Special Issue of Chemical Geology, Vol. 346. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2013.

Wilson, C. ed. Directory of Geoscience Departments and Other Geoscience Organizations, 48th ed. Alexandria VA: American Geosciences Institute, 2013.

Yuen, D. A., et al., eds. GPU Solutions to Multi-scale Problems in Science and Engineering. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2013.






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