In the words of New Yorker environmental journalist Elizabeth Kolbert, Slick Water is "a true-life noir filled with corruption, incompetence, and, ultimately, courage." More specifically, Nikiforuk says, it is a story about "the courage of women." From the Tyee Online article by Robyn Smith. The story of how one woman, an oil patch scientist, struggled … Continue reading Fracking on trial– Andrew Nikiforuk’s new book, ‘Slick Water’
"The time for energy democracy has come: we believe not just in changes to our energy sources, but that wherever possible communities should collectively control these new energy systems." " High-speed rail powered by just renewables and affordable public transit can unite every community in this country – in place of more cars, pipelines and … Continue reading The Leap Manifesto|A Call for a Canada Based on Caring for the Earth and One Another
HuffPost British Columbia has a great article on a new video parody created by a Chilliwack bookstore. Check it out!
If you need something to read during breaks in studying for quizzes and exams, take a look at what we have in the Library. There are popular magazines, novels, and current paperbacks available, including:
Here are some books which are new to our library this spring. Click on the book cover to read more about it at Amazon.
Some of the new titles in the Library this month:
Twenty brand new books on the subject of music are now on the shelf in the Castlegar Campus Library. Remember any book can be delivered to your home campus through an intercentre loan. Check out these titles soon - click on the cover art for the catalog link.