New EBSCHOhost eBooks added to Reynolds Library collection

Reynolds Library has recently added new fiction, cooking and self-help titles to the existing EBSCOhost eBook collection. These titles can be read in your browser, or downloaded to your computer, tablet, phone or other mobile device. Popular titles include: My Paris Kitchen: Recipes and Stories by David Lebovitz Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success … Continue reading New EBSCHOhost eBooks added to Reynolds Library collection

Local Event: Two Best-Selling YA Authors Coming to Richmond!

Good news for all you YA fanatics! Next Wednesday, January 28th Fountain Bookstore is hosting a discussion and book signing with bestselling authors Gayle Forman (If I Stay - now a major motion picture!, Just One Day, I Was Here) and Maggie Stiefvater (The Raven Cycle, The Scorpio Races, The Shiver Series). They will be discussing … Continue reading Local Event: Two Best-Selling YA Authors Coming to Richmond!

Goochland Campus in Virginia Gardener Magazine

Scott Burrell, agriculture specialist at the Goochland Campus, has just had his 21st and 22nd article published in the February Issue of Virginia Gardener Magazine. His article Maximum Garden, Minimum Time, features a photograph of the landscaping at the Goochland Campus (look for it on page 26.) His article In the Green Zone mentions Reynolds … Continue reading Goochland Campus in Virginia Gardener Magazine

Ursula K. Le Guin on the Alleged Decline of Reading

In "Staying Awake: Notes on the Alleged Decline of Reading," Ursula K. Le Guin questions the assumption that books are on the way out. Historically, she points out, the majority of people have not been readers. But it is readers who, also historically, have had both economic and social power. "Literacy was not only the front … Continue reading Ursula K. Le Guin on the Alleged Decline of Reading