The following books are available for checkout at the Obermann Center library (first floor, 111 Church St.). There’s a sign-out form on a clipboard beside the HPG bookshelf. Any student, faculty, staff, or community member may check out these books.
Berg, Maggie and Seeber, Barbara K. The Slow Professor: Challenging the Culture of Speed in the Academy. University of Toronto Press, 2016.
Bok, Derek. The Struggle to Reform Our Colleges. Princeton University Press, 2017.
Buller, Jeffery L. Positive Academic Leadership: How to Stop Putting Out Fires and Start Making a Difference. Jossey-Bass: A Wiley Brand, 2013.
Burnett, Bill and Evans, Dave. Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2016.
Cassuto, Leonard. The Graduate School Mess: What Caused It and How We Can Fix It. Harvard University Press, 2015.
Collini, Stefan. What Are Universities For? Penguin Books, 2012.
Davidson, Cathy N. The New Education: How to Revolutionize the University to Prepare Students For a World in Flux. New York: Basic Books, 2017.
Dolgon, Corey; Mitchell, Tania D.; and Eatman, Timothy K, eds. The Cambridge Handbook of Service Learning and Community Engagement. Cambridge University Press, 2017.
Earhart, Amy E. Traces of the Old, Uses of the New: The Emergence of Digital Literary Studies. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2015.
Gallagher, Winifred. Rapt: Attention and the Focused Life. New York: Penguin Press, 2009.
Gold, Matthew K. and Klein, Lauren F., eds. Debates in the Digital Humanities 2016. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2016.
Hold, Poul; Jarrick, Arne; and Scott, Dominic. Humanities World Report 2015. Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
Kelsky Ph.D., Karen. The Professor Is In: The Essential Guide to Turning Your Ph.D. into a Job. New York: Three Rivers Press, 2015.
Landreman, Lisa M., ed. The Art of Effective Facilitation: Reflections From Social Justice Educators. Stylus, 2013.
Lipmanowicz, Henri and McCandles, Keith. The Surprising Power of Liberating Structures: Simple Rules to Unleash a Culture of Innovation. Liberating Structures Press, 2013.
Morgenstern, Julie. Time Management from the Inside Out. 2nd ed. New York: Henry Holt, 2000.
Peters, Scott J. Democracy and High Education. Michigan State University Press, 2010.
Post, Margaret A.; Ward, Edward; Longo, Nicholas V.; Saltmarsh, John; eds. Publicly Engaged Scholars. Sterling, Virginia: Stylus Publishing, LLC, 2016.
Rickie, Solinger; Fox, Madeline; and Irani, Kayhan, eds. Telling Stories to Change the World. Routledge, 2008.
Shneirderman, Ben. The New ABCs of Research: Achieving Breakthrough Collaborations. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.
Smith, Sidonie. Manifesto For the Humanities: Transforming Doctoral Education in Good Enough Times. University of Michigan Press, 2016.
Sommer, Doris. The Work of Art in the World: Civic Agency and Public Humanities. Duke University Press, 2014.
Steele, Claude M. Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do. W. Norton & Company, 2010.
Sutton, Robert I. Weird Ideas That Work: 11 1/2 Practices for Promoting, Managing, and Sustaining Innovation. The Free Press, 2002.
Wheatley, Margaret J. Leadership and the New Science: Discovering Order in a Chaotic World. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 2006.
Yashinksy, Dan. Suddenly They Heard Footsteps. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2004.