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Wednesday

July 20, 2016 3:13 pm

Dance Thrives in Ladd

Dance Thrives in Ladd

In the Bates Library, dance is year-round pursuit!

Wednesday

April 15, 2015 9:25 am

Mobile pleasure reading options

Mobile pleasure reading options

Maine InfoNet Download Library makes using an Android phone, Kindle Fire, Nook, iPad, mp3 player or just about any device to access free Audiobooks and eBooks quick and easy.

Monday

August 19, 2013 12:40 pm

Harvard University Press E-Books (2013)

Harvard University Press E-Books (2013)

A large selection of 2013 Harvard University Press e-books are available to Bates students, faculty and staff beginning this year.

Monday

March 11, 2013 5:17 pm

Bee Books at Bates

Bee Books at Bates

With the approach of Spring, the thoughts of some turn to the birds and the bees. If you are one of those interested in (honey) bees, you might want to browse this sampling of the Bates bee book collection.

Monday

March 11, 2013 9:31 am

The Gender Trap: parents and the pitfalls of raising boys and girls

Emily Kane, Professor of Sociology and a member of the Program of Women and Gender Studies, has published an intriguing book on the social construction of children’s gendered childhoods.

Monday

January 14, 2013 9:20 am

Encyclopaedia of Islam Now Available

Encyclopaedia of Islam Now Available

The library is very pleased to make Brill’s Encyclopaedia of Islam available to the Bates community.

Thursday

January 10, 2013 4:51 pm

The Swordfish Hunters

The Swordfish Hunters

Prof. Bruce Bourque, Chief Archaeologist and Curator of Ethnography at the Maine State Museum and lecturer in Anthropology, interweaves three narratives into a fascinating and engaging account of the distinctive Red Paint culture of ancient coastal Maine.

Wednesday

November 28, 2012 9:03 am

Spectacular Scholarship

Spectacular Scholarship

The Story of Opera by Bates Professor James Parakilas is a feast for all the senses.

Monday

November 12, 2012 2:18 am

A Band of Noble Women

A Band of Noble Women

Visiting Associate Professor of Politics, Melinda Plastas, has written an extremely well-received book, “A Band of Noble Women: Racial Politics in the Women’s Peace Movement”, covering key players in the movement after WWI.

Friday

September 28, 2012 9:46 am

Red Nails, Black Skates

Red Nails, Black Skates

Whitehouse Professor Erica Rand explores the worlds of sport and desire in her latest book, “Red Nails, Black Skates: Gender, Cash, and Pleasure on and off the Ice.”