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Simeon Pélenc Art Works in Library Gallery

paintingA Leonard Library Fine Art Collection Exhibit
Oct. 25 – Feb. 28
Mon. – Fri. : 1PM – 5PM
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That’s Entertainment! The Performing Arts at San Francisco State

performersA University Archives exhibit
Oct. 10 – Jan. 30
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Design and Industry Showcase in Library

bench Student Daniel Guasca has designed and created an elegant set of furniture using a single sheet of plywood on display in the Library's 2nd floor lobby. more

New Media Viewing & Listening Area

media playersView DVD, Blu-Ray discs and VHS tapes. Listen to LP records, tapes and CDs in the new Media Viewing & Listening area on the 1st floor. more

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  • The prosperity of vice : a worried view of economics
  • Treasures of the southern sky
  • Musculoskeletal, sports, and occupational medicine
  • Who's #1? : the science of rating and ranking
  • Darkest America : Black minstrelsy from slavery to hip-hop
  • Molecular relaxation in liquids
  • Thomas Pynchon & the dark passages of history
  • Drifting house
  • The decision point : six cases in U.S. foreign policy decision making
  • Sustainable cities : local solutions in the Global South
  • Argo : how the CIA and Hollywood pulled off the most audacious rescue in history
  • Race, riots, and roller coasters : the struggle over segregated recreation in America
  • Ai Weiwei : art / architecture
  • On representation : Deleuze and Coetzee on the colonized subject
  • Reconstruction : America's unfinished revolution, 1863-1877
  • Dyeing elegance : Asian modernism and the art of Kuboku and Hisako Takaku
  • Sonic bodies : reggae sound systems, performance techniques, and ways of knowing
  • The scramble for African oil : oppression, corruption and war for control of Africa's natural resources
  • God's horse   and, The atheists' school
  • Exploring research in music education and music therapy
  • The total artwork in expressionism : art, film, literature, theatre, dance, and architecture, 1905-25
  • Jan Dubuffet : writings on sculpture
  • Microsoft Excel 2010 programming by example : with VBA, XML, and ASP
  • Climate change policy failures : why conventional mitigation approaches cannot succeed
  • Reverberations : the philosophy, aesthetics and politics of noise
  • Senses of vibration : a history of the pleasure and pain of sound
  • Making democratic governance work : how regimes shape prosperity, welfare, and peace
  • A philosophical guide to chance
  • Between the queen and the cabby : Olympe de Gouges's Rights of woman
  • Foreign aid allocation, governance, and economic growth
  • Some assembly required : a journal of my son's first son
  • Russia's identity in international relations : images, perceptions, misperceptions
  • Thirty poems
  • Mathematical physics with partial differential equations
  • The wallpaper book
  • Sexual intelligence : what we really want from sex--and how to get it
  • The time ship : a chrononautical journey
  • Transforming folk : innovation and tradition in English folk-rock music
  • Billy Lynn's long halftime walk
  • The European Union explained : institutions, actors, global impact
  • In the crossfire : Marcus Foster and the troubled history of American school reform
  • Modes of viewing in Hellenistic poetry and art
  • From financial crisis to stagnation : the destruction of shared prosperity and the role of economics
  • Madcap May : mistress of myth, men & hope
  • Savage anxieties : the invention of western civilization
  • Giotto
  • A fast life : the collected poems of Tim Dlugos
  • Capturing the sublime : Italian drawings of the renaissance and baroque
  • The Aztecs : a very short introduction
  • Hot wired guitar : the life of Jeff Beck
  • Claude Lorrain : the enchanted landscape
  • Israeli feminism liberating Judaism : blood and ink
  • Sol Lewitt : structures, 1965-2006
  • The Black revolution on campus
  • Energy flash : a journey through rave music and dance culture
  • The politics-administration dichotomy : toward a constitutional perspective
  • Debussy redux : the impact of his music on popular culture
  • China's design revolution
  • The one : the life and music of James Brown
  • The future is not ours : new Latin American fiction
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