Tuesday, February 22, 2011

New animation subject guide

We've revamped the subject guides for Media Arts & Animation, Graphic Design, and Web Design. On each, there are many new links to websites.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Do you need help with math?

If you need hep with math, visit the Khan Academy. It's also a great site for help with history.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Online Portfolio Resources

These are useful online portfolio resources:

Online portfolio inspiration:

Building websites:

Thursday, January 13, 2011

African Photography

We've recently collected some fantastic books of African photography. Which one is your favorite?
  • Bloom, Steve (2008). Living Africa. New York: Thames & Hudson.
  • Brandt, Nick (2009). A shadow falls. New York: Abrams.
  • Jacq, Christian (2010). Egypt: a view from above. New York: Abrams.
  • Lloyd, Harvey (2007). Through my eyes: the remarkable children of Senegal. New York: Ruder Finn Press.
  • Marent, Thomas (2010). Rainforest. London: Dorling Kindersley.
  • Njami, Simon, ed. (2010). A useful dream: African photography, 1960-2010. Brussels: Centre for Fine Arts; Milano: Silvana Editoriale Spa.
  • Tamagni, Daniele (2009). Gentlemen of Bacongo. London: Trolley.
  • Ybarra Zavala, Alvaro (2010). Apocalipsis. Madrid: Turner.

The Culture of India

Recently we've been collecting a lot of fascinating titles on the culture of India:

  • Anand, Anjum (2010). Anjum's new Indian. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley.
  • Attenborough, Richard (producer & director). (2007). Ghandi (DVD). Culver City, Calif.: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
  • Bergerson, Sephi (2010). Street food of India: the 50 greatest Indian snacks: complete with recipes. London; New York: I. B. Tauris.
  • Bhatia, Vineet (2009). The new Indian kitchen. Bath: Absolute.
  • Colson, Christian (producer) & Boyle, Danny (director). (2009). Slumdog millionaire (DVD). Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.
  • Gandhi, Rajmohan (2008). Gandhi: the man, his people, and the empire. Berkeley: University of California Press.
  • Limpkin, Clive (2008). India exposed: the subcontinent A-Z. New York: Abbeville Press Publishers.