Ebook of the Month – Encyclopedia of World Religions

Check out NetLibrary’s ebook of the month – Britannica Encyclopedia of World Religions.  This reference book introduces the concepts, movements, people, and events associated with living and ancient religions, including Islam, Judaism, Christianity, Hinduism, and Buddhism. Highlights include:

  • 3,500 entries provide coverage of religious movements and concepts, historical and legendary figures, divinities, and supernatural characters, and important religious places.
  • 30 in-depth articles provide detailed discussions of major religions, including Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism, as well as other important religious topics.
  • Authoritative entries provide coverage of all religions, including a wide array of religious movements and the major religions, both living and ancient.
  • Information about the pronunciation and origins of religious terms.
  • More than 600 illustrations show sacred places, edifices, vestments, rituals, objects, and texts.
  • 32 pages of full-color artwork and maps.

NetLibrary books can be accessed from any Internet-accessible computer.  To access books off-campus, you will first need to create a NetLibrary account on a campus computer.  For further information or assistance in using the NetLibrary ebook collection, contact the Reference Desk.

Make the Most of Investing in the Stock Market

 investbookmonth.gifCheck out NetLibrary’s ebook for the month of May, The Little Book of Common Sense Investing.  “Owning a diversified portfolio of stocks and holding it for the long term is a winner’s game.”  Mutual funds industry veteran, John C. Bogle, provides practical advise on how to incorporate this index investing strategy into your portfolio.