Archives for "Featured Books"
July 20, 2016 3:13 pm
In the Bates Library, dance is year-round pursuit!
April 15, 2015 9:25 am
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.
August 19, 2013 12:40 pm
A large selection of 2013 Harvard University Press e-books are available to Bates students, faculty and staff beginning this year.
March 11, 2013 5:17 pm
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.
March 11, 2013 9:31 am
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.
January 14, 2013 9:20 am
The library is very pleased to make Brill’s Encyclopaedia of Islam available to the Bates community.
January 10, 2013 4:51 pm
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.
November 28, 2012 9:03 am
The Story of Opera by Bates Professor James Parakilas is a feast for all the senses.
November 12, 2012 2:18 am
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.
September 28, 2012 9:46 am
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.”