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Spring 2024

CourseInstructorTitleLinkAuthorCopyrightEdition
ARH 310Art History: Cross-Cultural PerspectivesTheriaultCross-Cultural Issues in Art: Frames for UnderstandingebookLeuthold20101st
ATH 643BOC PreparationRossAthletic Training Exam Review: A Student Guide to SuccessebookVan Ost; Feirman20176th
BIO 131Our Relationship with the Living WorldLarsenI Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of LifeebookYong20161st
BPH 201Fundamentals of Public HealthJolyPublic Health 101: Improving Community Health : Improving Community HealthebookRiegelman; Kirkwood20183rd
CHY 115Principles of Chemistry IIStaplesChemistry – Atoms FirstebookNeth20192nd
CMS 150The Writing ProcessGilbertDocumentary Film: A Very Short IntroductionebookAufderheide2007
CRM 100Introduction to CriminologyMalhotraThe New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of ColorblindnessebookAlexander202010th anniv.
CYB 530Project Management in Cyber SecuritySussmanBuilding an Effective Cybersecurity ProgramebookSchreider20192nd
CYB 591Capstone ProposalSussmanThe Craft of ResearchebookBooth; Colomb; Williams; Bizup; Fitzgerald19974th
CYB 698Thesis ResearchSussmanThe Craft of ResearchebookBooth; Colomb; Williams; Bizup; Fitzgerald19974th
ECO 102Introduction to MicroeconomicsAnzalonePrinciples of Microeconomics 3eebookShapiro; MacDonald; Greenlaw20223rd
EDU 225Multicultural Child and Adolescent DevelopmentHammer / ReichmuthCulturally Responsive Teaching and the BrainebookHammond20151st
EDU 414Improving Teaching in the Content Areas through Literacy for All StudentsHollibushTeaching Reading in the Content Areas: If Not Me, Then Who?ebookUrquhart; Frazee20123rd
EDU 466Teaching Writing for All StudentsBoyceWriting Workshop: The Essential GuideebookFletcher; Portalupi20011st
EDU 547Planning and Assessment IIHollibushLeaders of Their Own Learning: Transforming Schools Through Student-Engaged AssessmentebookBerger; Rugen; Woodfin20141st
EDU 560Methods & Approach in TESOLReichmuthThe Handbook of TESOL in K-12ebookde Oliveira20191st
EDU 561Aspects of the English LanguageMcGovern; OyerbidesBeyond Repeat After Me: A Guide to Teaching English Language PronunciationebookYoshida20161st
EDU 643Inquiry in EducationMcDonnellAction Research in Education: A Practical GuideebookEfron; Ravid20202nd
EDU 670Intro to Educational LeadershipDolloffLeading in Sync: Teacher Leaders and Principals Working Together for Student LearningebookBerg20181st
EDU 670Intro to Educational LeadershipDolloffThe Trust Imperative: Practical Approaches to Effective School LeadershipebookDolloff2022
EDU 670Intro to Educational LeadershipDolloffFrom Leading to SucceedingebookReeves20161st
EDU 671Organizational BehaviorDolloffDecisive: How to Make Better Choices in Life and WorkebookHeath; Heath20131st
EDU 671Organizational BehaviorDolloffThe Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary ImpactebookHeath; Heath20171st
EDU 679Evaluation and Supervision of Teaching LaubRethinking Teacher Supervision and Evaluation: How to Work Smart, Build Collaboration, and Close the Achievement GapebookMarshall20132nd
EGN 598Graduate Topics in Engineering: AntennasMaxworthAntenna Theory: Analysis and DesignebookBalanis20161st
ELE 452AntennasMaxworthAntenna Theory: Analysis and DesignebookBalanis20161st
ENG 201Creative WritingBendzelaThe Things They CarriedebookO’Brien2009
ENG 201Creative WritingSruoginisOn Writing: A Memoir of the CraftebookKing20001st
ENG 342Topics in Contemporary Theory: Feminist TheoryWalkerLiving a Feminist LifeebookAhmed20171st
ENG 342Topics in Contemporary Theory: Feminist TheoryWalkerBurn It Down! : Feminist Manifestos for the RevolutionebookFahs20201st
ENG 383Studies in African-American Literature and CultureKuenzThe Bluest EyeebookMorrison2007Vintage Intl.
ENG 383Studies in African-American Literature and CultureKuenzParable of the SowerebookButler2012
ESP 303Wetlands EcologyWilsonWetlandsebookMitsch; Gosselink20155th
ESP 399Topics in Environmental ScienceMoffaFrom the Ground Up : Environmental Racism and the Rise of the Environmental Justice MovementebookCole; Foster20001st
GDS 100Game Design I: IntroductionLasleyThe Art of Game Design: A Book of LensesebookSchell20193rd
GEO 320Conservation of Natural ResourcesMishkinConservation: Linking Ecology, Economics, and CultureebookMulder; Coppolillo2005
HCE 500Orientation to the Counseling ProfessionShawLet Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of VocationebookPalmer2000
HCE 641Mind/Body & Expressive ArtsBaruch-RunyonFoundations of Expressive Arts Therapy: Theoretical and Clinical PerspectivesebookLevine; Levine19981st
HCE 645Diagnosis and Treatment PlanningNightingaleSelecting Effective Treatments: A Comprehensive, Systematic Guide to Treating Mental DisordersebookReichenberg; Seligman20165th
HCE 690Individual Counseling Practicum SeminarHutcherson; SuhrhoffACA Ethical Standards CasebookebookHerlihy; Corey20147th
HIH 280Holistic Health IGrayFood Rules: An Eater’s ManualebookPollan2009
HIH 281Holistic Health IIKezalPerfect Health (Revised and Updated)ebookChopra2000Revised
HIH 281Holistic Health IIKezalThe Creation of Health: The Emotional, Psychological, and Spiritual Responses That Promote Health and HealingebookMyss; Shealy; Siegel19931st
HON 103Honors Socio-Cultural AnalysisTowleThis Republic of SufferingebookFaust20081st
HON 103Honors Socio-Cultural AnalysisTowleNever Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona JudgeebookDunbar2017Reprint
HON 202Honors Cultural Interpretation: A History of NorwayMullaneThe Saga of the VolsungsebookByock (tr.)2012Reprint
HON 215Academic Writing: Thinking and Writing in HonorsMullaneBlink: The Power of Thinking Without ThinkingaudiobookGladwell20061st
HRD 540Mindfulness in Adult LearningMcRobbieContemplative Practices in Higher Education: Powerful Methods to Transform Teaching and LearningebookBarbezat; Bush20131st
HRD 651The Adult LearnerDoranLearning in Adulthood: A Comprehensive GuideebookMerriam; Baumgartner20204th
HTY 131U.S. History to 1877TowleThis Republic of SufferingebookFaust20081st
HTY 131U.S. History to 1877TowleNever Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona JudgeebookDunbar2017Reprint
HTY 132U.S. History Since 1877SmithThe American Yawp: A Massively Collaborative Open U.S. History Textbook, Vol. 2: Since 1877ebookLocke; Wright2019
HTY 142African American History from 1865RoweWhite RageebookAnderson20171st
HTY 347Race & The Politics of Mass IncarcerationRoweThe New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of ColorblindnessebookAlexander202010th anniv.
HTY 347Race & The Politics of Mass IncarcerationRoweThe Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Urban America, with a New PrefaceebookMuhammad2019Revised
HTY 394Selected Topics in HistoryBischofFor the Common Good: A New History of Higher Education in AmericaebookDorn2017
HTY 400Senior Seminar: SmithNo Requiem For the Space AgeebookTribbe2014
The Cold War and American Life
ITP 350Leadership, Teambuilding and FacilitationYasenchockBusiness EthicsebookByars; Stanberry20181st
ITP 350Leadership, Teambuilding and FacilitationYasenchockOrganizational BehaviorebookBlack et al.20191st
ITP 350Leadership, Teambuilding and FacilitationYasenchockCollege SuccessebookBaldwin et al.20201st
LOS 270Introduction to LeadershipJenkinsA Day in the Life of a College Student LeaderebookMarshall20081st
LOS 270Introduction to LeadershipJenkinsExploring Leadership: For College Students Who Want to Make a DifferenceebookKomives; Lucas; McMahon20133rd
LOS 350LeadershipHicks JrThe Leader’s Companion: Insights on Leadership Through the AgesebookWren1995
LOS 387Collegiate Leadership CompetitionJenkinsThe Courageous Follower: Standing up to and for Our LeadersebookChaleff20093rd
LOS 501Foundations of Leadership Studies II: Groups and TeamsLasley / AlegbeleyeBecoming a Resonant Leader: Develop Your Emotional Intelligence, Renew Your Relationships, Sustain Your EffectivenessaudiobookMcKee; Boyatzis; Johnston2008
LOS 627Leadership Ed: Design & DeliveryJenkinsCreating Significant Learning Experiences: An Integrated Approach to Designing College CoursesebookFink20132nd
LOS 627Leadership Ed: Design & DeliveryJenkinsThe Role of Leadership Educators: Transforming LearningebookGuthrie2018
LOS 689Master’s Capstone IIGoryunovaWriting Literature Reviews: A Guide for Students of the Social and Behavioral SciencesebookGalvan20177th
LOS 701Foundations of Leadership Studies II: Groups and TeamsLasley / AlegbeleyeBecoming a Resonant Leader: Develop Your Emotional Intelligence, Renew Your Relationships, Sustain Your EffectivenessaudiobookMcKee; Boyatzis; Johnston2008
LOS 770The Learning OrganizationLasleyThe Essentials of Theory U: Core Principles and ApplicationsebookScharmer20181st
MEE 463AerodynamicsDavisGeneral Aviation Aircraft DesignebookGudmundsson20222nd
MPH 555Environmental HealthSchneiderEnvironmental Health: From Global to LocalebookFrumkin20161st
NUR 100Intro to Professional NursingCondonFrom Silence to Voice: What Nurses Know and Must Communicate to the PublicebookBuresh; Gordon20133rd
NUR 100Intro to Professional NursingCondonMaine Nursing: Interviews and History on Caring and CompetenceebookL’Heureux; Sossong; Henderson2016
NUR 200Introduction to Professional Nursing for Advanced StudentsRandallMaine Nursing: Interviews and History on Caring and CompetenceebookL’Heureux; Sossong; Henderson2016
NUR 332Nursing Care Older Adult CommuCondon; YorkBeing MortalaudiobookGawande2014
NUR 356  Concepts in Community HealthGoldenbergIntroduction to Public HealthebookSchneider20206th
NUR 424Clinically-Applied GeneticsThayerGenetics and Genomics in Nursing and Health CareebookBeery; Workman; Eggert20182nd
NUR 636Foundations of Nursing EducationSamiaTeaching to Transgress: Education As the Practice of Freedomebookhooks19941st
NUR 645Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Theory IIICoffeyAdult-Gerontology Acute Care Practice GuidelinesebookHarris20181st
NUR 664Primary Health Care of Adult ILydenPrimary Care MedicineebookGoroll20208th
OTH 520Neuroscience for Occ TherapistKroonScreening Adult Neurologic Populations: A Step-by-Step Instruction ManualebookGutman20193rd
OTH 702Intro to OccupationNoyesWriting Literature Reviews: A Guide for Students of the Social and Behavioral SciencesebookGalvan20177th
PHI 241Philosophy & Politics of WorkReadWorking the Phones: Control and Resistance in Call CentersebookWoodcock; Alexander; Ness; Pringle; Tshoaedi2017
PHY 123General Physics IIEberlyUniversity Physics Volume 2ebookLing; Moebs; Sanny2016
PHY 123General Physics IIEberlyUniversity Physics Volume 3ebookLing; Sanny; Moebs2016
PHY 314Thermal PhysicsEberlyAn Introduction to Thermal PhysicsebookSchroeder2021
POS 101Intro to American GovernmentKlotzAmerican Government 3eebookKrutz; Waskiewicz20213rd
POS 290Intro to Political TheorySchmidtEichmann in JerusalemaudiobookArendt2011
POS 374U.S. Foreign PolicyRubackIdeology and U. S. Foreign PolicyebookHunt20092nd
PPM 515Organizational LeadershipZollitschThe Nonprofit Organizational Culture Guide: Revealing the Hidden Truths That Impact PerformanceebookTeegarden; Hinden; Sturm20101st
REC 190Yoga and NutritionKezalEat With IntentionebookBodzak20161st
REC 285Perspectives on Animal-Assisted TherapyAlbrightHandbook on Animal-assisted TherapyebookFine20195th
REC 498Management and Professional Development in Therapeutic RecreationBeanEffective Management in Therapeutic Recreation ServiceebookCarter; Smith; O’Morrow20133rd
SBS 304Food and CultureSilberIn Defense of FoodaudiobookPollan2007PRH
SBS 304Food and CultureSilberGuns, Germs, and SteelaudiobookDiamond2011PRH
SBS 337Introduction to EpidemiologyGundermanIntroduction to EpidemiologyebookMerrill20198th
SBS 349Trauma and NarrativeLouxThe Body Keeps the Score Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Traumaebookvan der Kolk2014 
SBS 349Trauma and NarrativeLouxThe Bluest EyeebookMorrison20071st Vintage International
SBS 370Toward a Global EthicsVazquez JacobusThe Immortal Life of Henrietta LacksebookSkloot2010
SED 518Targeted and Individualized Instructional Strategies for Students with DisabilitiesDasStrategy Instruction for Students with Learning DisabilitiesebookReid; Lienemann; Hagaman20132nd
SED 518Targeted and Individualized Instructional Strategies for Students with DisabilitiesDasEssentials of Intensive InterventionebookZumeta Edmonds; Gandhi; Danielson20191st
SED 453/ 653Assessment of Academic AchievementBrown-ChidseyAssessment for Intervention: A Problem-Solving ApproachebookBrown-Chidsey; Hokkanen; Harrison20122nd
SED 654Assessment in Special EdKolbe-Holden / MerrillAssessment for Intervention: A Problem-Solving ApproachebookBrown-Chidsey; Hokkanen; Harrison20122nd
SOC 100Introduction to SociologySimmonsPoverty, by AmericaebookDesmond2023
SOC 210Critical Thinking About Social IssuesMcWilliamsPoverty, by AmericaebookDesmond2023
SOC 307Quantitative Research MethodsSiegfriedtStat-Spotting: A Field Guide to Identifying Dubious DataebookBest20131st
SPM 100Introduction to Exercise, Health & Sport SciencesGravesIntroduction to Exercise ScienceebookHoush20175th
SPM 477Health Research MethodsVan Langen / WhitakerIntroduction to Health Research Methods: A Practical GuideebookJacobsen20203rd
SWO 553Generalist SW Pract IIGiamportonePedagogy of the OppressedebookFreire20143rd
SPY 677Cognitive AssessmentWickerdWriting Useful, Accessible, and Legally Defensible Psychoeducational ReportsebookHass; Carriere20141st
SPY 677Cognitive AssessmentWickerdAssessing Intelligence in Children and Adolescents: A Practical Guide for Evidence-Based AssessmentebookKranzler; Floyd20202nd
WGS 201Rethinking Gender and CultureSiegfriedtThis Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of ColorebookMoraga; Anzaldúa202140th anniv.
WGS 390Contemporary Feminist TheoriesWalkerLiving a Feminist LifeebookAhmed20171st