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Big world, small planet abundance within planetary boundaries [e-book]

Friday, 05 February, 2016

@TitleBig World, Small Planet probes the urgent predicament of our times: how is it possible to create a positive future for both humanity and Earth? We have entered the Anthropocene—the era of massive human impacts on the planet—and the actions of over seven billion residents threaten to destabilize Earth’s natural systems, with cascading consequences for human societies.

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Word of the Day

Friday, February 5, 2016

Prescience

Presh-uh ns,  or Presh-ee-uh ns

foreknowledge of events; omniscience;  foresight

Her prescience as an investor is impressive.

Credit: http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prescient

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12 Books to Read Before Oscar Night

Friday, February 5, 2016

The Oscar nominees for 2016 have been announced. If you're the type who likes to read the book before you see the movie, you're in luck: CBC Books has put together a list of 12 books that inspired some of the nominated films this year. The 88th Academy Awards show will air on February 28, 2016.

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Louis Riel Day

Friday, February 5, 2016

​Please be advised that the Red River College Libraries will be closed on Louis Riel Day, Monday 15 February 2016​.​

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February Affairs of the Heart

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

The month of February is all about affairs of the heart. This Valentine's Day, while you are taking time to remember your sweetheart, always remember February is the month where the Heart and Stroke campaign asks you to remember the perils of heart disease. Look for a "Heart" themed display in the showcase window just outside the Notre Dame Campus Library. As well you can check out some related items in our Library Collection. We have placed several of these items in our Notre Dame Campus window display. >> Click here for more information

RRC Mobile Safety App

Friday, January 8, 2016

RRC has a new, free, Mobile Safety app for students, staff and faculty at Red River College. It provides quick access to campus Security Services, SafeWalk, safety tips, Emergency Planning, and a personal safety toolbox. The app also offers access to a wide range of Student Services, instructions on what to do in an emergency situation, and push notifications to alert users of a lockdown, emergency situation or campus closure. >> Click here for more information

Forget this Network! Reconnecting to RRCWireless

Monday, January 4, 2016

This is a reminder for those who were asked to reset their password recently, as ​it can be a little tricky to re-connect to RRCWireless. To ensure your devices such as cell phones or tablets also have your new password in their settings check out this blog post that gives the best advice of how to re-connect to RRCWireless.

Blog: http://blogs.rrc.ca/library/2014/09/forget-this-network-reconnecting-to-rrcwireless/

Being a Refugee in Canada: Insights from Curio and NFB

Monday, November 30, 2015

CBC and NFB produce the best in informative documentaries and news reports that probe deeper into subjects that matter most to Canadians. The flood of Syrian refugees coming to Canada is a recent concern for Canadians. This blog post lists documentaries that provide a thoughtful investigation what it means to be a refugee (Syrian or otherwise). >> Click here for more information

 

 


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