Thursday, July 25, 2013

“Have Book-Will Travel” Summer Reading Extravaganza is almost here!

Come to the library Wednesday July 31st from 3:30-5:00pm to help us celebrate our end of summer party!  All are welcome, even if you are new to post.  A group from the O’Riada-McCarty-Manning Academy of Irish Dance will perform starting at 3:30 in DePuy Auditorium.  

Then venture over to CARL for stories, treats, and TONS of prizes!  Don’t forget to dress up for our Costume Contest and show us where you’d like to travel – whether it’s to another country, another world, into the future or back to the past. For questions about the Extravaganza, contact the Circulation desk at 913-758-3001.

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Get acquainted with Taylor and Francis!

Get acquainted with Taylor and Francis! No, not a new comedy team – Taylor and Francis is a recent addition to CARL’s Database page. Their online platform allows you to search publications such as Small Wars & Insurgencies and The Military Balance and read or download full text articles. CARL patrons can find it here: (you may need your library card number). Just be sure to check the box for “Only content I have full access for.”

Here are some sample articles you could find full text:

Learning from Afghanistan: Towards a compass for civil–military coordination” by Sebastiaan Rietjens, Joseph Soeters, and Paul C. van Fenema
Small Wars & Insurgencies
Vol. 24, Iss. 2, 2013


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