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Monographs Carol Brown browncaro@mst.edu 341-7821
Journals and Theses Becky Merrell rmerrell@mst.edu 341-4013
Electronic Resources Jennifer Bleiler bleilerj@mst.edu 341-4015
Government Documents   341-7820

 

Donations

The library will gladly accept donations of books that are in usable condition. Not all accepted books, however, will be added to the library's collection. Upon acceptance, our librarians will evaluate each book's relevance to our collection; typically, the book will then either be added to the collection or sold in the library's semi-annual book sale. The donator can also opt to retrieve any books that are not added to the collection.

The library does not accept donations of magazines, journals, or newspapers in general. Exceptions can be made for complete runs, in good condition, of relevant journals not already owned by the library.

All donations must be accompanied by a completed Gift Book Form. You can obtain a copy of this form at the library, or you can download and print a copy here

 

Book Requests

The library gladly accepts requests for new book purchases. You can request a purchase by filling out this form.

 

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DESERT EXPLORER

Michael Bouchard studies bizarre dome-like structures in Egypt's Afar Desert.

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CHAMPIONING STEM FOR MINORITIES

Emily Hernandez wants to see more diversity in the engineering fields, and is doing her part to help.

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SELFLESS ACTIONS, GLOBAL IMPACT

Melissa Elder’s travels to her mother’s homeland of Honduras have shaped her career path and research focus.

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D-DAY RE-EXAMINED

John McManus' latest book looks at the Big Red One at Omaha Beach.

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LIFE ON MARS

Melanie Mormile studies bacteria here on Earth that could survive on Mars.

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SPELUNKING FOR A CAUSE

Michael Bradford helps protect bats and cave formations in Missouri.

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PERFECT FIT

Hannah Frye is doing research that could lead to a treatment for diseases like Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s.

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DANCING WITH CODE

Marquia Lewis studies computer science and is a member of the Gold Miners dance squad.

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PEOPLE PERSON

Cagatay "Ty" Atmaca has accomplished a lot since being sent to learn English in America by the Turkish Petroleum Corp. four years ago.

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PRINTING THE FUTURE

Jonathan Bopp used his 3D printer to create parts for the Mars Rover’s robotic arm.

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A PHILOSOPHY OF ADVOCACY

Kate Burns is proof that students in every major can find success.

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PHYTOFORENSICS

Joel Burken's research team use trees to detect soil and groundwater contamination.

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SAYING GOOD RIDDANCE TO SOGGY BUNS

Tyler Richards has designed a cap that keeps separated liquid from escaping ketchup bottles.

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'DOWN-TO-EARTH' SCHOLAR

Krista Rybacki studies soil samples from an area near a lead recycling smelter.

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MINERS ABROAD

Delancey Rougely studied the effects of war in France and blogged about it.

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