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Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Data Points: Visualization That Means Something

Published by Dipa Barua

Author: Nathan Yau
Title: Data Points: Visualization That Means Something
Publisher & where & when published: John Wiley & Sons: 2013. 384 pp. $39.99/£26.99 ISBN: 9781118462195
Where you saw this item mentioned: It got a nice review in Science.
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

A. Thank you very much for the book suggestion. I have ordered a copy of "Data Points: Visualization That Means Something" for the library and you will be notified when it arrives.

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Network Analysis in Archaeology: New Approaches to Regional Interaction

Published by Dipa Barua

Author: Carl Knappett
Title: Network Analysis in Archaeology: New Approaches to Regional Interaction
Publisher & where & when published: Oxford University Press
Where you saw this item mentioned: An article I wrote with Jessica Munson (SFU Archaeology) appears in this volume.
Your affiliation: SFU Staff

A. Thank you for your book suggestion. I am very pleased to inform you that I have ordered your requested title. You will receive an email notification when it is available to borrow.

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Digital Processing of synthetic Aperture Radar Data

Published by Dipa Barua

Author: Ian G. Cumming
Title: Digital Processing of synthetic Aperture Radar Data
Where you saw this item mentioned: Every where except than SFU library!
Your affiliation: SFU Graduate Student

A. Thank-you for your suggestion.

It looks like you may have already suggested this book as the copy we ordered has just been rush processed and there is a hold on it in your name -- you should receive an email letting you know it is ready for you to pick up very soon.

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Occupy: Three Inquiries in Disobedience

Published by Dipa Barua

Author: WJT Mitchell et al
Title: Occupy: Three Inquiries in Disobedience`
Publisher & where & when published: U Chicago Press, Chicago IL
Where you saw this item mentioned:
http://www.amazon.ca/Occupy-Inquiries-Disobedience-W-Mitchell/dp/022604274X
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

A. Thanks very much for your suggestion for purchase. I have ordered this book and requested that you be notified once it arrives and has been processed.

Moninder Bubber
Liaison Librarian
Sociology / Anthropology

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: WHAT LANGUAGE IS (And What It Isn't And What It Could Be)

Published by Dipa Barua

Author: McWhorter
Title: WHAT LANGUAGE IS (And What It Isn't And What It Could Be)
Where you saw this item mentioned: TED
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

A. I have ordered a copy of "What Language Is: And What It Isn't and What It Could Be" for SFU Library, Surrey. You will receive an email when it arrives.

Best regards,
Andrea
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Andrea Cameron
Assistant Head, Fraser Library (Surrey)
Liaison Librarian for Business and Criminology

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling over the Memory of Sand Creek

Published by Dipa Barua

Author: Ari Kelman
Title: A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling over the Memory of Sand Creek
Publisher & where & when published: Harvard University Press, 2013
Where you saw this item mentioned: Conversation with colleague.
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

A. Thank you for your request. You may be pleased to know that the library already holds an electronic copy of this title.

http://troy.lib.sfu.ca/record=b6204987~S1a

If would you prefer a paper copy of this title, please let me know.

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: Fortress Israel

Published by Dipa Barua

Author: Patrick Tyler
Title: Fortress Israel
Where you saw this item mentioned: Chapters

A. Thank you for your book suggestion. I am pleased to inform you that I have ordered your requested title for the library. You will receive an email notification when it is available to borrow.

All the best,
Jenna
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Jenna Walsh, BA, MLIS
Indigenous Initiatives Librarian & Liaison for Archaeology, First Nations Studies and Political Science

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: The Theory of the Quantum World: Proceedings of the 25th Solvay Conference on Physics

Published by Dipa Barua

Author: David Gross, Marc Henneaux, Alexander Sevrin
Title: The Theory of the Quantum World: Proceedings of the 25th Solvay Conference on Physics
Publisher & where & when published: World Scientific Press 2013
Where you saw this item mentioned: publisher's promotional email [SFU library has the previous Solvay Conference books]
Your affiliation: SFU Faculty

A. Thank you for your book request. I have ordered a copy of "The Theory of the Quantum World" for the library. You will be notified when it arrives.

Suggestion for New Title Purchase: odern Philosophy: An Anthology of Primary Sources

Published by Dipa Barua

Author: Roger Ariew Title: Modern Philosophy: An Anthology of Primary Sources, 2nd edition, Publisher & where & when published: Hackett Publishing Your affiliation: SFU Undergraduate Student A. Thank you for your request. You will be pleased to know that the SFU Library already has a copy of this title in our collection. http://troy.lib.sfu.ca/record=b5570036~S1a Please let me know if I can be of further assistance. Best, Megan --- Megan L. Crouch Health Sciences Librarian Collections Librarian