The need for specialized books and references is constantly expanding. The Libraries’ collections would greatly benefit from the acquisition of the items listed below. If you would like to contribute, or need more information on how you can help build the collections, please contact the Library Development Office at 949.824.4651.
Encyclopedia of Space Science
and Technology $550
This two-volume set provides a comprehensive collection of what is known about space. This includes the underlying physical principles that make rockets and other space vehicles and stations possible, what equations determine that something makes it into orbit, and what keeps it going to the moon or the planets.
Encyclopedia of Indian
Tribes and Castes $1500
A reference work on Indian ethnology. The vast and detailed information contained in the pages of this pioneering work makes it an invaluable reference tool for the confirmation of sociological, anthropological, ethnological, historical, and cultural facts about the tribes and castes spread all over the Indian subcontinent.
Global Views and Voices $1800
This online database presents thousands of articles on key topics of global relevance, written by hundreds of authors from countries throughout the world. Global Views and Voices presents local and personal perspectives by noted writers, journalists, activists, and citizens, from developing countries, non-Christian cultures, Western nations, and elsewhere around the globe.