March 2024

Library Announcements:

  • Reminder to Radford University Carilion students that many of the required textbooks for your classes are on reserve here in the RHEC Library! They are available to be checked out 2 hours at a time, in-library use only.
  • Be on the lookout for announcements about National Library Week (NLW) celebrations at RHEC Library! NLW will be April 7th - 13th.
  • March 21st is the last day to apply for the Roanoke Higher Education Center Foundation Scholarship! The needs-based scholarship opportunity is for minority RHEC students. Apply now!

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:

  • Bulletproof: Be Fearless and Resilient--No Matter What by Chantal Burns | Access via O'Reilly

  • The Generous Leader: 7 Ways to Give of Yourself for Everyone's Gain by Joe Davis | Access via O'Reilly

  • Drawing the Portrait: Step-by-Step Lessons for Mastering Classic Techniques for Beginners by Braden Messer | Access via O'Reilly

  • Restoring Sanity: Practices to Awaken Generosity, Creativity & Kindness by Margaret Wheatley | 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:

Women's Studies International (EBSCO)

Women’s Studies International is a bibliographic database for women’s studies and feminist research. Providing indexing and abstracts for hundreds of publications, it is a valuable resource for many disciplines, including sociology, history, international relations and humanities. 

How to access: if you're using the RHEC network, via wired connection or wi-fi, you automatically have access. If you would like to use this database at home, you may create an account by clicking the Sign In link at the top while connected to the RHEC network. Sign in with your account at home to have full access!

Try Out Women's Studies International

This Month's Book Display:

Women's History Month

March is Women's History Month and March 8th is International Women's Day. The library is celebrating by displaying books about influential women and women's rights movements in American and world history.

Stop by the library to learn more about the contributions of women around the world to history and modern society.

Check Out The Display