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New Titles in Collins Library
Realising Farmers' Rights to Crop Genetic Resources by
Call Number: K3876 .R43 2013
Publication Date: 2013
This book shows the necessity of realizing Farmers' Rights for poverty alleviation and food security, the practical possibilities of doing so, and the potential gains for development and society at large.
Cultural Tourism and Identity by
Call Number: G156.5.H47 C8555 2012
Publication Date: 2012
Studies of cultural tourism and indigenous identity are fraught with questions concerning exploitation, entitlement, ownership, and authenticity. Unease with the idea of leveraging a group identity for commercial gain is ever-present. This anthology articulates some of these debates from a multitude of standpoints.
Call Numbers to Browse
If you're interested in a broad topic in International Political Economy, or would like to browse for inspiration, try one of these Library of Congress call letters:
- DS 0032: Middle East History
- HB: Economic Theory
- HC: Economic History
- HD: Land Use
- HF: Commerce
Locations of books
New books are located in the Library lobby and are in call number order.
Print Reference books are on the first floor across from the Learning Commons area.
Book stacks: Consult the library map; look for location posters; or ask any staff member for help!
Academic Video Online and Kanopy are streaming media services which provide access to a broad spectrum of educational and documentary content.
Academic Video Online (AVON) This link opens in a new window
Is a video subscription that delivers almost 70,000 titles spanning subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music, and more.
Kanopy This link opens in a new window
Films streamed on Kanopy are provided to the Puget Sound community for classroom and educational purposes only. Films that have been licensed for use by the University of Puget Sound are immediately available on the Kanopy platform. If a film has not been licensed for use, you may submit a Kanopy request form and the library will consider the request.
Search for films by title, subject, keywords, or browse by subject. Register with Kanopy to utilize features such as playlists, clips, sharing, embedding, and creating a watch list for future viewing.
Films on Demand - Archival Films & Newsreels Collection This link opens in a new window
A collection of archival films and newsreels spanning the 1880s to the 21st century.
This guide highlights only a small portion of the many resources available to you. If you're not finding what you need, don't hesitate to contact Andrea!
Social Sciences Liaison Librarian
tel: (253) 879-2875
office: Collins Library 141
Request an Appointment with Andrea
E-books in Collins Library are fully integrated into Primo Search!
Consult the e-books guide to find out more about finding and using our growing e-book collection.