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The Ultimate Book of Impostors - Ian Graham
Call Number: Elkhorn HV 6751 G7.3 2013 (On Display)
"From Mata Hari to D.B. Cooper, history is littered with people pretending to be someone else. Some go undetected for years, cultivating their false identities so skillfully, even their spouses don't know. Other frauds go up in flames after one misstep. 'The Ultimate Book of Imposters' presents the astonishing true stories behind over one hundred of the craziest and funniest phonies in history."

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Status update: celebrity, publicity, and branding in the social media age
Call Number: Kenosha TK 5105.88 M3.6 2013 (On Display)
Argues these technologies turn users into marketers and self-promoters, and leave technology companies poised to violate privacy and to prioritize profits over participation.

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Trapped in Mediocrity - Katherine Baird
Call Number: Racine LA 217.2 B3.3 2012 (On Display)
Katherine Baird, an economist, clearly spells out how our educational system is trapped in mediocrity. She points the direction to where we need to go to get out of the trap and carefully examines each factor that has lead to the current state in education.


 

Library Hours during Holiday Recess

The Gateway Libraries will be closed from Friday, April 18 to Monday, April 21.  We will resume normal semester hours on Tuesday, April 22.

 

National Library Week is April 13-19, 2014. Celebrate with us!

TWO WAYS FOR GATEWAY STUDENTS TO CELEBRATE!

April 13-19: Take the National Library Week Quiz (click here to take the quiz) for a chance to win an iPad Mini and other great prizes.

April 14-17:  Donate food and your fines will be forgiven.  One food item for fines under $2.99, 2 food items for fines of $3 -$6, 3 food items for fines of $6.01 - $9, and 4 food items for fines of $9.01-$12.

 

Search Everything (Books, Videos, AND Articles)

Introducing Gateway's new SuperSearch that allows you to search multiple databases at the same time as our own online catalog.


 

Library Hours-Spring Term (January 13-May 3, 2014)

KENOSHA & RACINE CAMPUS LIBRARIES

Monday-Thursday:   7:45am-8:30pm

Friday:                        7:45am-4:00pm

Saturday:                   9:00am-2:00pm

ELKHORN CAMPUS LIBRARY

Monday-Thursday:   8:00am-8:00pm

Friday:                        8:00am-4:00pm

 

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Need Help Or Have a Suggestion?

Click HERE to send the Gateway librarians your questions or suggestions.

 If you need immediate assistance, please call one of the campus libraries:

Elkhorn - (262) 741-8042     Email: elkhornlrc@gtc.edu

Kenosha - (262) 564-2786    Email: kenoshalrc@gtc.edu

Racine - (262) 619-6220  Email: racinelrc@gtc.edu

 

Leisure Reading Suggestions

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The Ghost of the Mary Celeste - Valerie Martin
Call Number: Elkhorn Leisure Reading (On Display)
"Valerie Martin is a writer of immense talent and insight. Her latest novel weaves a beautiful tale of loss, love, and the connections that link us. One moment we're aboard the doomed ship and another we're in the pages of a diary. 'The Ghost of the Mary Celeste' offers readers a riveting cast and evocative prose."

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Jane Austen Ruined My Life
Call Number: Kenosha Leisure Reading
Emma Douglas has always done everything just the way her minister father told her she should-a respectable marriage, a teaching job at a good college, and plans for two children. Life was prodigiously good, until the day Emma finds her husband in bed with another woman. Suddenly, all her romantic notions a la Austen are exposed for the foolish dreams they are.

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The Golem and the Jinni - Helene Wecker
Call Number: Racine Leisure Reading (On Display)
Chava, a golem brought to life by a disgraced rabbi, and Ahmad, a jinni made of fire, form an unlikely friendship on the streets of New York until a fateful choice changes everything.


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