April 2024

Library Announcements:

National Library Week & Finals Week

  • National Library Week is April 7th - 13th! The RHEC Library will be celebrating all next week by giving out swag, including free tote bags, notebooks, bookmarks, book-themed stickers, and 2GB flash drives (hurry, these go fast!). Folders of information about the library and the services we offer will also be available.

The library will also be holding a free raffle for RHEC students, faculty, and staff, for a chance to win a pair of Beats Studio Buds! Enter the raffle here. To thank you for being a current newsletter subscriber and reader, get an extra entry in the raffle by using the secret code: poetry

  • Duing the week of April 15th - 19th the Library will be giving away free "Finals Care Kits" to RHEC Students. These kits will contain goodies to help students through their final exams and will include snacks, study tools, stress relievers, and words of encouragement. Stop by to pick up yours!

New Print Books

Featured new academic, non-fiction, and study guide titles:

New Popular Reading

Featured new additions to our popular fiction and non-fiction:

See What Else is New in Our Catalog

New Ebooks

Featured new titles to our ebook collections:

  • Complexity and Leadership edited by Kiran Chauhan, Emma Crewe, & Chris Mowles | Access via O'Reilly
How to access: To access O'Reilly titles select your institution as "Not Listed" and enter your academic email address ending in .edu. OSO, Wiley, Springer, and Taylor & Francis titles are available while connected to the RHEC network.

Featured Resource:

American Poetry Database (ProQuest)

American Poetry contains over 40,000 poems by more than 200 poets, drawn from over 1,200 printed sources. Eras and subjects covered include Colonial, Revolutionary and early American, romantic poetry, naturalistic and symbolistic poetry, and realistic poetry.

How to access: if you're using the RHEC network, via wired connection or wi-fi, you automatically have access.

Try Out American Poetry Database

National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month! Celebrate by checking out some of the poetry collections available in the RHEC Library. We have several new additions, curated by our own resident poet, Library Clerk, Annalee Fairley!

Check out the new additions

Check out all the poetry print books currently available