Monday, November 23, 2015

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

Happy Thanksgiving from the Twin Cities Library!  During this holiday week, the library will be open for slightly shorter hours on Wednesday and closed Thursday through Sunday for the holiday weekend.

Hours this week:
  • Monday - Tuesday :     9:00am - 9:00pm
  • Wednesday :                 9:00am - 12:00pm
  • Thursday - Sunday :          CLOSED

Tuesday, October 06, 2015

October 2015 New Books

Fall is finally here, which means colder weather that's perfect for curling up with a few books!  This month the library is happy to have purchased of number of interesting reads, including a wide variety of books on psychology.
Still not seeing anything good?  Make sure to stop by the library and check out our display of spooky, creepy, and downright weird books - specially selected to help you celebrate Halloween!

The social animal
Aronson, Elliot

Financing Education Systems
Baker, Bruce D.

Benumof and Hagberg's airway management

Disability and Passing: Blurring the Lines of Identity
Brune, Jeffrey A.

Dialogic Organization Development: The Theory and Practice of Transformational Change
Bushe, Gervase R.

Education and the cult of efficiency
Callahan, Raymond E.

Organization Development and Change
Cummings, Thomas G.

Dark Girls (DVD)

Disability and Identity: Negotiating Self in a Changing Society
Darling, Rosalyn B.

Crisis and disaster counseling: Lessons learned from Hurricane Katrina
Dass-Brailsford, Priscilla

Attachment-based family therapy for depressed adolescents
Diamond, Guy S.

The power of habit
Duhigg, Charles

Phenomenon of adolescent prayer: Christian, Jewish, and Muslim perspectives
Ehrmantraut, Adam

Family Therapy with Patients Having Physical Health Problems (DVD)

HTML5 for masterminds
Gauchat, J. D.

A mother's work: how feminism, the market, and policy shape family life
Gilbert, Neil

The discovery of grounded theory
Glaser, Barney G.

Helping Skills: Facilitating Exploration, Insight and Action
Hill, Clara E.

Huffington, Arianna S.

The Oxford Handbook of Education and Training in Professional Psychology
Johnson, W. Brad

Becoming Attached: First Relationships and How They Shape Our Capacity to Love
Karen, Robert

Making Community Connections
Knapp, Connie L.

Counseling American Muslims: understanding the faith and helping the people
Kobeisy, Ahmed N.

Phenomenology: The philosophy of Edmund Husserl and its interpretation
Kockelmans, Joseph J.

The spirituality of imperfection: storytelling and the journey to wholeness
Kurtz, Ernest

The Brand IDEA: Managing Nonprofit Brands
Laidler-Kylander, Nathalie

A Public Health Perspective of Women's Mental Health
Levin, Bruce L.

The Literature Review: Six Steps to Success
Machi, Lawrence A.

MTLE basic skills secrets study guide

The Strategic School: Making the Most of People, Time, and Money
Miles, Karen H.

Attachment theory and research in clinical work with adults
Obegi, Joseph H.

Urban policy and the census
Peters, Alan H.

Classroom assessment: what teachers need to know
Popham, W. James

Handbook on family and community engagement
Redding, Sam

The Non Nonprofit: For profit thinking for nonprofit success
Rothschild, Steve

Research in organizational change and development
Shani, Abraham B.

Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR): Basic principles, protocols, and procedures
Shapiro, Francine

Handbook of Research on Adult Learning and Development
Smith, M. Cecil

The Principal's Guide to School Budgeting
Sorensen, Richard D.

Organizational change, leadership, and ethics
Todnem, Rune

Brain and culture: Neurobiology, ideology and social change
Wexler, Bruce E.

Case study research: design and methods
Yin, Robert K.

Thursday, October 01, 2015

Regular Hours Begin Oct. 5!

Beginning Monday, October 5, the Twin Cities Library will return to it's regular hours!  These hours are:

Monday - Thursday : 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Friday : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday : 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sunday : CLOSED

If you have any questions, or if you need assistance when the library is closed, please send us an email at and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

September Library Hours

From August 31 through October 2, the library will be open for the following hours:

Monday - Thursday : 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Friday : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday : CLOSED

Sunday : CLOSED

If you have questions or need assistance when the library is closed, please send us an email at and we will get back to you as soon as possible when we are next open.

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Library Hours: Short Closure on 8/12

Twin Cities Library will have slightly reduced hours tomorrow, Wednesday August 12, due to a staff event.  We will be closed between 12pm and 2pm. We will reopen at 2pm and will remain open until our modified closing time of 6pm that evening.

If you ever have any questions about the Twin Cities Library’s open hours, you can check our hours page or contact us using any of the methods below.

Phone: 612-728-5108


Or chat now via the library web page!

 Happy August!

Thursday, August 06, 2015

ProQuest temporarily down on Saturday, 8/8

ProQuest databases and resources will be temporarily unavailable this Saturday, August 8th, for routine maintenance and upgrades.  The services will be unavailable approximately from 11:00 PM (CST) on Saturday night through 7:00 AM (CST) Sunday morning.

Although articles stored in ProQuest databases (which includes ProQuest Dissertations & Theses, ProQuest Digital Microfilm, ProQuest Newspapers, and ProQuest Psychology Journals) will be unavailable during this time, all other databases should be functioning normally.

Questions?  Contact us, and we will respond as soon as possible.

Monday, August 03, 2015

August 2015 New Books

The dog days of summer are upon us, which means it’s time to wind down those summer classes and gear up for a new year of school! To help you prepare for the coming semester, the Twin Cities Library has gathered a special bunch of new books for this month, including many titles on psychology and information technology. Check out our new titles and start the new school year off on the right foot!

Indonesian Indigenous Weavers Festival 2005 [video]

The Bass Handbook of Leadership: Theory, Research, and Managerial Applications
Bass, Bernard M

Breaking the Code of Change
Beer, Michael

Handbook of Attachment, Second Edition: Theory, Research, and Clinical Applications
Cassidy, Jude

Teaching for Joy and Justice: Re-Imagining the Language Arts Classroom
Christensen, Linda

Understanding the New Statistics: Effect Sizes, Confidence Intervals, and Meta-Analysis
Cumming, Geoff

Human Behavior Theory and Social Work Practice
Greene, Roberta R.

Women, Development, and the UN: A Sixty-Year Quest for Equality and Justice
Jain, Devaki

Community Psychology: Linking Individuals and Communities
Kloos, Bret

Don't Make Me Think, Revisited: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability
Krug, Steve

Information Architecture for the World Wide Web: Designing Large-Scale Web Sites
Morville, Peter

Rural Behavioral Health Care: An Interdisciplinary Guide
Stamm, B. Hudnall