Wednesday, July 19, 2017

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SWC Library Hours
June 5 - August 4, 2017



Chula Vista Campus Library
Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 6 pm
Friday - Sunday: Closed



HEC Otay Mesa Library

Monday: 8 am - 2 pm
Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
Wednesday: 11 am - 5 pm
Thursday: 9 am - 3 pm
Friday- Sunday: Closed




HEC San Ysidro Library

Monday: 9 am - 12 pm
Tuesday: 1 pm - 4 pm
Wednesday: 1 pm - 5 pm
Thursday: 9  am - 12 pm
Friday- Sunday: Closed




HEC National City Library

Monday: 1 pm - 5 pm
Tuesday: 8 am - 12 pm
Wednesday: 9 am - 12 pm
Thursday: 4 pm - 6 pm
Friday- Sunday: Closed



Monday, July 17, 2017

Going to Comic-Con?

Check out our comics at the Library!

We have graphic novels, memoirs, nonfiction, and even books about creating your own graphic work. Graphic works can be checked out for four weeks with your SWC photo ID card.

Browse some of the Library's graphic works collection here.
 



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Thursday, July 13, 2017

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The Presidency

The U.S. Presidency


Are you interested in knowing more about past United States Presidents? Here is a very brief selection of books at the Library -- we have many more. Just ask a librarian for assistance!





by Tim Weiner
Henry Holt and Company, 2015
Call Number: E856 .W425 2015

Draws on recently declassified documents to chronicle one of the most disastrous presidencies in U.S. history, presenting a portrait of a brilliant man overcome by his deep insecurities and his distrust of his cabinet, Congress, and the American people. -- Publisher



by Robert Dallek
Oxford University Press, 2011
Call Number: E842 .D284 2011

Based upon the definitive biography, John F. Kennedy offers readers a concise, authoritative, and highly readable life of one of our best-loved presidents.-- Publisher



by Jimmy Carter
Farrar, Strauss, and Giroux, 2010
Call Number: E873 .A335 2010
The edited, annotated diary of President Jimmy Carter--filled with insights into his presidency, his relationships with friends and foes, and his lasting impact on issues that still preoccupy America and the world.-- Publisher

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

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SWC Library Hours
June 5 - August 4, 2017



Chula Vista Campus Library
Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 6 pm
Friday - Sunday: Closed



HEC Otay Mesa Library

Monday: 8 am - 2 pm
Tuesday: 12 pm - 6 pm
Wednesday: 11 am - 5 pm
Thursday: 9 am - 3 pm
Friday- Sunday: Closed




HEC San Ysidro Library

Monday: 9 am - 12 pm
Tuesday: 1 pm - 4 pm
Wednesday: 1 pm - 5 pm
Thursday: 9  am - 12 pm
Friday- Sunday: Closed




HEC National City Library

Monday: 1 pm - 5 pm
Tuesday: 8 am - 12 pm
Wednesday: 9 am - 12 pm
Thursday: 4 pm - 6 pm
Friday- Sunday: Closed



Monday, July 10, 2017

Check It Out

July is National Ice Cream Month!

Did you know in the library’s print collection there's a great title honoring this theme to check out?

http://swcclibrary.swccd.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?session=JM9875798I817.30541&profile=main--4&uri=link=3100007~!231831~!3100001~!3100002&aspect=subtab13&menu=search&ri=4&source=~!horizon&term=Reagan+%3A+the+life+%2F&index=ALLTITL

Reagan: The Life
Author: H.W. Brands
Publisher: Doubleday, 2015
Call Number:  E877 .B73 2015 
This title is currently in display case -- ask staff for assistance to check it out.

Reagan: The Life presents a biography of President Ronald Reagan. The author, H.W. Brands, discusses Reagan's personal life before his presidency and his political life during the presidency.

Brands also discusses some of President Reagan’s political actions, like Proclamation 5219 establishing in 1984 that July is National Ice Cream Month. Ice cream and dairy manufacturers continue to market this theme today.

 Come to the library to see more National Ice Cream Month-related titles on display.

Cheers!

Friday, July 07, 2017

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