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TRC Materials:  Books & Equipment for Faculty Use

The TRC has 10 iPads available for check-out.  All of the Kindle books listed below are available on the iPads, as well as the iPad apps.  Currently, faculty may borrow the iPads for one quarter.  However, due to high demand, this policy may change in Winter 2017.  Please contact the TRC if you have questions.

Digital Media

The following books are available on the Kindle app on the TRC iPads.


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Engaging Ideas: The Professor’s Guide to Integrating Writing, Critical Thinking, and Active Learning in the Classroom

Format: Kindle for Engaging Ideas.

Edition: 2nd.

Publisher: Jossey-Bass.

Publication Date: September 6th, 2011.

Authors: John C. Bean & Maryellen Weimer.

ISBN-13: 978-0470532904.

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My Word!: Plagiarism and College Culture

Format: Kindle for My Word!.

Edition: 1st.

Publisher: Cornell University Press.

Publication Date: January 29th, 2009

Author: Susan B. Blum

ISBN-13: 978-0801476617.

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Minds on Fire: How Role-Immersion Games Transform College

Format: Kindle for Minds on Fire.

Publisher: Harvard University Press.

Publication Date: September 15, 2014.

Author: Mark C. Carnes.

ISBN-13: 978-0674735354

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The Art of Problem Posing

Format: Kindle for The Art of Problem Posing.

Edition: 3rd.

Publisher: Psychology Press.

Publication Date: January 18th, 2005.

Author: Stephen I. Brown & Marion I. Walter.

ISBN-13: 978-0805849769

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Flipping 2.0: Practical Strategies for Flipping Your Class

Format: Kindle for Flipping 2.0.

Publisher: Bretzmann Group LLC.

Publication Date: August 20th, 2013.

Author: Jason Bretzmann.

ISBN-13: 978-0615824079

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How We Learn: The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens

Format: Kindle for How We Learn.

Publisher: Random House LLC.

Publication Date: September 9th, 2014.

Author: Benedict Carey.

ISBN-13: 978-0812984293

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What the Best College Teachers Do

Format: Kindle for What the Best College Teachers Do.

Publisher: Harvard University Press.

Publication Date: 2004.

Author: Ken Bain.

ISBN-13: 978-0674013254

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Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice

Format: Kindle for Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice.

Edition: 2nd.

Publisher: Routledge.

Publication Date: April 7th, 2007.

Author: Maurianne Adams, Lee Anne Bell, and Pat Griffin.

ISBN-13: 978-0415951999