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New book list - June 7, 2021 By date  |  By subject

Below is a list of books the Library has received during the past two months.

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Week of Monday, May 31 2021

Bridging the gap : connecting behavioral and public health / National Conference of State Legislatures.
Denver, Colorado : National Conference of State Legislatures, May, 2020.
362.2 B851G 2020
Received: 6/4/2021
Mental health services--United States.
Mentally ill--Services for--United States.
Health services accessibility--United States.
Health services accessibility. fast (OCoLC)fst00953278
Mental health services. fast (OCoLC)fst01016498
Mentally ill--Services for. fast (OCoLC)fst01016763

Immigrant policy project : report on state immigration laws, 2019 / Ann Morse.
Denver, Colorado : National Conference of State Legislatures, March, 2020.
331.67 M884IM 2020
Received: 6/4/2021
Emigration and immigration law--United States.
Emigration and immigration--Economic aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst00908694
Emigration and immigration--Government policy. fast (OCoLC)fst00908700
Emigration and immigration law. fast (OCoLC)fst00908736
Emigration and immigration--Social aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst00908722

Meeting health care needs with an emerging workforce / Sydne Enlund.
Denver, Colorado : National Conference of State Legislatures, April, 2020.
610.69 EN58H 2020
Received: 6/4/2021
Medical care--United States.
Health care reform--United States.
Medical personnel--Supply and demand--United States.
Health care reform. fast (OCoLC)fst00952850
Medical care. fast (OCoLC)fst01013753
Medical personnel--Supply and demand. fast (OCoLC)fst01014467

Improving rural health : state policy options for increasing access to care / Jack Pitsor.
Denver, Colorado : National Conference of State Legislatures, June, 2020.
362.104257 P679R 2020
Received: 6/4/2021
Rural health services--United States.
Rural hospitals--United States.
Health services accessibility--United States.
Health services accessibility. fast (OCoLC)fst00953278
Rural health services. fast (OCoLC)fst01101665
Rural hospitals. fast (OCoLC)fst01101698

Reversing the rising tide of suicide / by Charlie Severance-Medaris.
Denver, Colorado : National Conference of State Legislatures, August 2020.
362.28 SE498 2020
Received: 6/4/2021
Suicide--United States--Prevention--States.

Technology counts, 2020 : now is the time to accelerate student learning / Education week.
Bethesda, MD : Editorial Projects in Education, c2020.
371.334 T226 2020
Received: 6/4/2021
Educational technology--United States.
Computer-assisted instruction--United States.

Week of Monday, May 24 2021

The Texas Triangle : an emerging power in the global economy.
College Station, TX : Texas A&M University Press, 2021.
330.9764 C579 2021
Received: 5/26/2021
Economic development--Texas.

From a taller tower : the rise of the American mass shooter / Seamus McGraw.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2021.
364.152 M487 2021
Received: 5/24/2021
Mass shootings--United States.
School shootings--United States.
Massacres--United States.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General. bisacsh
Mass shootings. fast (OCoLC)fst01923085
Massacres. fast (OCoLC)fst01011476
School shootings. fast (OCoLC)fst01107761

A single star and bloody knuckles : a history of politics and race in Texas / Bill Minutaglio.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2021.
976.406 M668 2021
Received: 5/24/2021
Minorities--Political activity--Texas--History.
Women--Political activity--Texas--History.
Minorities--Violence against--Texas--History.
Minorities--Political activity. fast (OCoLC)fst01023202
Minorities--Violence against. fast (OCoLC)fst01023256
Politics and government. fast (OCoLC)fst01919741
Race relations. fast (OCoLC)fst01086509
Women--Political activity. fast (OCoLC)fst01734136

Week of Monday, May 17 2021

Executive order GA-36 relating to the prohibition of governmental entities and officials from mandating face coverings or restricting activities in response to the COVID-19 disaster.
Austin, Tex. : Office of the Governor, [2021]
G648.1 EX31 36
Received: 5/21/2021
Emergency management--Texas.
Disaster relief--Texas.
Public health--Texas.
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

Executive order GA-35 relating to COVID-19 vaccines and the protection of Texans' private health information.
Austin, Tex. : Office of the Governor, [2021]
G648.1 EX31 35
Received: 5/21/2021
Emergency management--Texas.
Disaster relief--Texas.
Public health--Texas.
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
Coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 (Disease)

Week of Monday, May 10 2021

300 years of San Antonio & Bexar County / Claudia R. Guerra, editor.
San Antonio, Texas : Maverick Books, Trinity University Press, [2019]
976.4351 G934S 2019
Received: 5/10/2021
Manners and customs. fast (OCoLC)fst01007815
Travel. fast (OCoLC)fst01155558

Women amplified : 20 years of insights from trailblazing leaders from the stage of The Texas Conference for Women / compiled and edited by Lisa Bennett.
Austin, Texas : Greenleaf Book Group Press, [2019]
658.4092 B471W 2019
Received: 5/10/2021
Women in the professions--Quotations.
Leadership in women--Quotations, maxims, etc.
Leadership--Quotations, maxims, etc.
Women--Quotations.
Women in the professions. fast (OCoLC)fst01178044
Leadership in women. fast (OCoLC)fst00994745
Leadership. fast (OCoLC)fst00994701
Women. fast (OCoLC)fst01176568

XIT : a story of land, cattle, and capital in Texas and Montana / Michael M. Miller.
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2020]
338.1 M647X 2020
Received: 5/10/2021
Cattle trade--West (U.S.)--History--19th century.
Land tenure--Texas--History.
Capitalists and financiers--United States--History--19th century.
Capitalists and financiers. fast (OCoLC)fst00846463
Cattle trade. fast (OCoLC)fst00849732
Land tenure. fast (OCoLC)fst00991362

The life / Carrie Fountain.
[New York] : Penguin Books, [2021]
STATE POETS
Received: 5/10/2021
American poetry--21st century.

On Juneteenth / Annette Gordon-Reed.
New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2021]
394.263 G662J 2021
Received: 5/10/2021
Juneteenth.
Slaves--Emancipation--Texas.
African Americans--Texas--Galveston--History.
African Americans--Anniversaries, etc.
African Americans--Social life and customs.
Slaves--Emancipation--United States.
African Americans. fast (OCoLC)fst00799558
African Americans--Anniversaries, etc. fast (OCoLC)fst00799560
African Americans--Social life and customs. fast (OCoLC)fst00799703
Juneteenth. fast (OCoLC)fst00984854
Slaves--Emancipation. fast (OCoLC)fst01120540

Week of Monday, Apr 19 2021

People's Revolt : Texas Populists and the roots of American liberalism / Gregg Cantrell.
New Haven and London : Yale University Press, [2020]
324.276402 C233P 2020
Received: 4/23/2021
Populism--Texas--History--19th century.
Politics and government. fast (OCoLC)fst01919741
Populism. fast (OCoLC)fst01071658
Populism--Texas--History--19th century. nli

The sports revolution : how Texas changed the culture of American athletics / Frank Andre Guridy.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 2021.
796.09764 G979S 2021
Received: 4/23/2021
Professional sports--Social aspects--Texas--History--20th century.
Professional sports--Political aspects--Texas--History--20th century.
Professional sports--Social aspects--United States--History--20th century.
Minorities in sports--Texas--History--20th century.
Feminism and sports--Texas--History--20th century.
Civil rights movements--United States--History--20th century.
Civil rights movements. fast (OCoLC)fst00862708
Feminism and sports. fast (OCoLC)fst00922746
Minorities in sports. fast (OCoLC)fst01023292
Professional sports--Social aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst01078539

The grid : the fraying wires between Americans and our energy future / Gretchen Bakke.
New York, NY : Bloomsbury, 2017.
333.7932 B168G 2016
Received: 4/23/2021
Electric power systems--Technological innovations--United States.
Electric power distribution--United States--History.
Clean energy--United States.
Electric power failures--United States.
Energy policy--Social aspects--United States.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Power Resources--Electrical. bisacsh
SOCIAL SCIENCE--Sociology--General. bisacsh
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Infrastructure. bisacsh
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Environmental--General. bisacsh
SCIENCE--Electricity. bisacsh
Electric power systems--Technological innovations. fast (OCoLC)fst00905593
Electric power distribution. fast (OCoLC)fst00905420
Clean energy. fast (OCoLC)fst01920487
Electric power failures. fast (OCoLC)fst00905465
Energy policy--Social aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst00910232
Electric power distribution--United States. nli
Electric power failures--United States--History. nli
Energy policy--Social aspects--United States. nli

Fortunate son : selected essays from the Lone Star state / Rick Bass.
Albuquerque [New Mexico] : High Road Books an imprint of the University of New Mexico Press, 2021.
976.4063 B317F 2021
Received: 4/23/2021
Civilization. fast (OCoLC)fst00862898
Manners and customs. fast (OCoLC)fst01007815

The eyes of Texans : from slavery to the Texas capitol : personal stories from six generations of one family / Melvin E. Edwards.
[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2020.
929.20973 ED26E 2020
Received: 4/23/2021
African Americans--Texas--History.
Genealogy.
African American families.
African American families. fast (OCoLC)fst00799152
African Americans. fast (OCoLC)fst00799558
Families. fast (OCoLC)fst01728849
Genealogy. fast (OCoLC)fst00939652

Solstice / Emmy Pâerez
Sacramento, CA : Swan Scythe Press, [2019]
STATE POETS
Received: 4/23/2021

Preventing the next pandemic : vaccine diplomacy in a time of anti-science / Peter J. Hotez, MD, PHD.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2021.
362.19698 H832P 2021
Received: 4/23/2021
Vaccines.
Epidemics--Prevention.
Public health--International cooperation.
Anti-vaccination movement.
Anti-vaccination movement. fast (OCoLC)fst01982555
Epidemics--Prevention. fast (OCoLC)fst00914085
Public health--International cooperation. fast (OCoLC)fst01082272
Vaccines. fast (OCoLC)fst01163573

Summary of House Committee substitute for Senate Bill 1 : 2022-23 biennium / Legislative Budget Board ; submitted to the House Committee on Appropriations.
Austin, TX : Legislative Budget Board, [2021]
L1300.8 B859 2022/23SH
Received: 4/23/2021
Bills, Legislative--Texas./23SH

CSSB 1, the House Appropriation Committee's proposed budget for fiscal 2022-23.
Austin, TX : House Research Organization, Texas House of Representatives, [2021]
L1801.9 ST94 87F-2
Received: 4/23/2021
Budget--Texas.
Finance, Public--Texas.-2

Week of Monday, Apr 05 2021

Texas Rent Relief Program : committee staff report to the House Committee on Urban Affairs / committee director, Angelina Lopez ; assisstant committee clerk, J.J. Garza.
[Austin, Tex.] : The Committee, [2021]
L1836.87 UR1R 2021
Received: 4/8/2021
Rent subsidies--Texas.
Landlord and tenant--Texas.
Rental housing--Texas.
Epidemics--Prevention--Government policy--Texas.
COVID-19 (Disease)