Entries from October 2008

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

We the people…

Tuesday’s the day – get out and vote!  Election officials are forecasting a record turnout, so allow extra time in case you face a line at the polls.  If you are a first time voter and registered to vote by mail, check the State of Virginia website to see what identification you will need to [...]

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008

True or False? Get the facts on election claims!

Finally, the election is almost here.  After one of the longest, most contested Presidential campaigns, either John McCain or Barack Obama will be elected the 44th President next Tuesday.  If you are still undecided, check out these fun websites that will help you to understand the candidates’ positions and rate the truth (or not) of [...]

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

Fall Literature Circles: Start Reading NOW!

Join fellow students for the Fall Literature Circles. Choose a title, read the book, and then join the relaxed lunchtime discussions this Fall. Pick a title from the list below: Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult Playing for Pizza by John Grisham Double Cross by James Patterson The Memory Keeper’s Daughter by Kim Edwards How the [...]

Thursday, October 16th, 2008

Welcome to John Tyler Community College’s Library Blog!

The library is not just books! John Tyler’s Libraries have Google, but we also have databases, audio books, eBooks, WiFi and live chat help. John Tyler’s Librarians are happy to help you with your research, formatting your paper, or even issues with your laptop. Plus, we can help prevent accidents like this one: Google vs. [...]