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Library Research & Beyond (LIB 101)

A one credit course  to help you learn the skills needed to do research for a well thought out paper. Learn to utilize the internet and OCCC Library resources to your advantage.

A Geek in Japan Discovering the Land of Manga, Anime, Zen, and the Tea Ceremony

A Geek in Japan: Discovering the Land of Manga, Anime, Zen, and the Tea Ceremony

By: Héctor García

This is a hip, smart and concise guide to the land that is their source. Comprehensive and well informed, it covers a wide array of topics in short articles accompanied by sidebars and numerous photographs, providing a lively digest of the society and culture of Japan. Designed to appeal to the generations of Westerners who grew up on Pokémon, manga and video games, this book reinvents the culture guide for readers in the Internet age.


Don Quijote de la Mancha IDon Quijote de la Mancha I

By: Miguel de Cervantes
El Quijote narra la historia de un hidalgo manchego que, enloquecido por la lectura de libros de caballerías, decide hacerse caballero andante, con el nombre de don Quijote de la Mancha. En su locura decide salir a buscar aventuras para ganarse el amor de su amada, Delcinea del Toboso.

En esta primera parte, junto a su escudero Sancho Panza, verá gigantes donde hay molinos de viento, confundirá ventas con castillos y rebaños con ejércitos.

 


Don Quijote de la Mancha IIDon Quijote de la Mancha II 

By: Miguel de Cervantes

El Quijote narra la historia de un hidalgo manchego que, enloquecido por la lectura de libros de caballerías, decide hacerse caballero andante, con el nombre de don Quijote de la Mancha. En su locura decide salir a buscar aventuras para ganarse el amor de su amada, Delcinea del Toboso.

En esta segunda parte, ocupa un lugar central la estancia con los duques y las burlas que estos hacen a los dos protagonistas. Dulciea será encantada y Sancho se convertirá en gobernador de una ínsula.


Etiquette Guide to Japan Know the Rules That Make a DifferenceEtiquette Guide to Japan: Know the Rules That Make the Difference!

By: Boyé Lafayette de Mente

Whether you’re in Japan for business or pleasure, spend a few hours with “Etiquette Guide to Japan” not only will you save yourself a world of embarrassment, you’ll find the answers to a plethora of puzzling protocols.From name cards, bowing, and bathrooms to the latest in mobile phone manners and contemporary workplace etiquette, this revised and updated guide to Japanese cultural expectations will ensure a farewell to faux pas both inside and outside the office.

 


Kawaii! Japan's Culture of CuteKawaii! Japan’s Culture of Cute 

By: Manami Okazaki & Geoff Johnson

‘Kawaii!’ Roughly meaning ‘cute’, it’s a word you’ll hear everywhere in Japan. Where anything can be cute, from food to aeroplanes, fashion, hotels and even bus shelters. But why do the Japanese love adorable things so much? And where did this uniquely Japanese sense of style come from?

“Kawaii! Japan’s Culture of Cute will take you on a visual journey into cute design, food, art and crafts, exploring kawaii in all its forms. From the biggest names in the history of kawaii illustration to people who have made kawaii their way of life, from schoolgirls to fashionistas, it shows how this Japanese invention has taken over the world.