Tuesday, March 24, 2015

January/February 2015

Hello!


This is the Suggestions Blog for the State College of Florida Libraries...



In this space you can make your requests for books, movies, and other materials, or give us feedback about the Libraries.


There are different ways for you to contact us:

- by e-mail to LibrarySuggestionBox@scf.edu,
- by posting a comment in this blog,
- by commenting on the 
SCF Libraries website (look for feedback boxes on the Subject Guides!)
- by posting in our Facebook page: 
State College of Florida Libraries,
- by dropping a suggestion slip in person, in the boxes located on each Campus' Library (Bradenton, Venice, and Lakewood Ranch)

No excuses! Send us your picks or comments!  We will post a reply to you here...



Suggestions for January and February, 2015

DVD Requests
Suits Season 4
Thank you for your suggestion. This item has been ordered.
Very Bad Things
Thank you for your suggestion. This item has been ordered.
Merlin the Series
Thank you for your suggestion. This item has been ordered.
Addicted
Thank you for your suggestion. This item has been ordered.
The Lion King
It is currently in the Disney Vault. We will order the item as it becomes available.
Gilmore Girls
Thank you for your suggestion. This item has been ordered.
Big Hero 6
We already own this title. Please see the circulation desk to obtain it.
A Jury of Her Peers
Unfortunately, this title is not currently available. We will obtain it when/if it becomes available.
The Blandings Series 2
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
The Notebook
We already own this title. Please see the circulation desk to obtain it.
Boy Next Door
Thank you for your suggestion. We will purchase the title when it becomes available in May 2015.
Batman TV Series (1966)
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
The Hunger Games Mockingjay Pt 1
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
The Waltons TV series
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this collection.

Book Requests
Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
The Land of Stories Series by Chris Colfer
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
The Oathbreaker’s Shadow by Amy McCulloch
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.

Service Requests and Comments
Can you install the software needed for the visually impaired to see the screen bigger, in the computer reserved for handicapped? (or something similar)
Thank you for your suggestion. We will contact the Disability Resource Center with your request.
Thank you to CAROLYN for getting books for me! She is awesome! It helps me to get books from other places, that you don’t have here!
Thank you for your input! Carolyn is happy to help!
The machine to add cash for copies on your student ID card the machine is down most of the time. Find someone who can do the job!
Sorry about your frustration. We are in the process of working out a new payments system. Stay tuned!
Can we have more graphing and scientific calculators please J
Thank you for your suggestion. We have purchased more of these items. Please check at the circulation desk for availability.


December 2014

Hello!


This is the Suggestions Blog for the State College of Florida Libraries...


In this space you can make your requests for books, movies, and other materials, or give us feedback about the Libraries.


There are different ways for you to contact us:

- by e-mail to LibrarySuggestionBox@scf.edu,
- by posting a comment in this blog,
- by commenting on the 
SCF Libraries website (look for feedback boxes on the Subject Guides!)
- by posting in our Facebook page: 
State College of Florida Libraries,
- by dropping a suggestion slip in person, in the boxes located on each Campus' Library (Bradenton, Venice, and Lakewood Ranch)

No excuses! Send us your picks or comments!  We will post a reply to you here...




Suggestions for December, 2014


DVD Requests
The Giver
Thank you for your suggestion. This item has been ordered.
Carlito’s Way
Thank you for your suggestion. This item has been ordered.
Mankind: The Story of All of Us
Thank you for your suggestions. This item has been ordered.

Book Requests
Thirst by Christopher Pike
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
Future Perfect by Steven Johnson
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
Princess of Glass by Jessica Day George
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
Princess of the Silver Woods by Jessica Day George
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
Princess of the Midnight Ball by Jessica Day George
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
Richest Man in Babylon by George Carlos
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
Homecoming (The 100) by Kass Morgan
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow by Jessica Day George
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.



Tuesday, November 25, 2014

October/November, 2014

Hello!


This is the Suggestions Blog for the State College of Florida Libraries...

In this space you can make your requests for books, movies, and other materials, or give us feedback about the Libraries.

There are different ways for you to contact us:

- by e-mail to LibrarySuggestionBox@scf.edu,
- by posting a comment in this blog,
- by commenting on the SCF Libraries website (look for feedback boxes on the Subject Guides!)
- by posting in our Facebook page: State College of Florida Libraries,
- by dropping a suggestion slip in person, in the boxes located on each Campus' Library (Bradenton, Venice, and Lakewood Ranch)

No excuses! Send us your picks or comments!  We will post a reply to you here...


Suggestions for October and November, 2014



DVD Requests
Newsroom – Season 2
Thank you for your suggestion. This set has been ordered.
The Good Wife and Northern Exposure

Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered these DVD sets.
One Tree Hill
Suits
Scandal
Orphan Black
Neighbors
Thank you for your suggestions!
Some of these we have, and we ordered the seasons we didn’t have of these series.
Night at the Roxbury
Thank you for this suggestion. This item has been ordered.
Black Power: The politics of liberation in America
We already have this item. Please see a Librarian to obtain it.
Stokely Carmichael:
-       Ready for Revolution
-       Stokely Speaks
-       Black Power to Pan Africanism
We ordered these items. Thank you for these suggestions!
Horrible Bosses
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
Dead Man Down
Expendable 3
The Bank Job
War
Edge of Tomorrow
GI Joe Retaliation
Bangkok Dangerous
Thank you for your suggestions. We ordered these items.
Bangkok Dangerous is available at the Venice Campus. You can place a request from Bradenton. See a Librarian.

Book Requests
Community College Success by Isa Adney
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
The Son of Neptune  (copy is lost)
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered a replacement.
Why We Want You to be Rich, by Donald Trump and Robert Kiyosaki
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.
The Motivation Manifesto, by Brendan Burchard
Thank you for your suggestion. We ordered this item.

Other comments
Theresa was very helpful with APA formatting as well as finding research on SCF Library and databases!
Thank you! We are glad that we could help you.

Monday, September 22, 2014

August/September 2014



SCF Libraries
Suggestion Box Comments & Library Responses

Dates:  August/September 2014
Campus:  Venice

DVD Requests
Girls (Season 3) - HBO

Thank you for your suggestion, This set has not been released yet, but the Library will purchase it when is available.
Scandal 1, 2, 3

Thank you for your suggestion. We will order this DVD sets.


Book Requests
Please expand the philosophy section. Selections are very limited, and I was unable to find a book dealing with specific writers and ideas. Specifically, aesthetic theory and philosophies of the enlightenment.
Thank you for your suggestions.  We will look into adding more titles to that section. You might also check our collection of online resources, including e-books. Please ask a librarian for assistance in finding more.
Vonnegut, Thoreau, Tsarkovsky, King.
Thank you for your suggestions. We will look into ordering some of these.


Other comments/requests
Audiobooks / Books on tape to listen as we go from campus to campus.
Audiobooks are available through our “Overdrive” collection. You can find it under “Databases A-Z” or ask a Librarian to show you how to access them.
Thank you!
I wish I didn’t have to walk back and forth from the Library to the Writing Center 3 times a day when I am writing my paper.
Thank you for your comment. We are glad that you are using both the Library and Writing Center resources and sorry that is not convenient for you at this point.