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10th Anniversary of the Euro

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On 1 January 2009, the euro will be ten years old. Like the process of European integration as a whole, Economic and Monetary Union was a simultaneously visionary yet pragmatic project. A major step towards fulfilling the ideal of an "ever closer union" among the peoples of Europe, it was achieved through close co-ordination and convergence of economic policies within the EU, and careful technical preparations. How did it all happen? What obstacles had to be overcome? How was the € symbol chosen and how were the designs of the coins and banknotes selected? Who organised the biggest cash changeover in history? These are some of the questions addressed in this unique 26-minute documentary. It also shows how, after ten years, Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) has brought significant [...]
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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20% Renewable Energy by 2020

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The European Union has set itself the goal of raising the share of renewable energy sources in the final overall energy consumption of the Union from 8.5% in 2005 to 20% in 2020. This is an ambitious objective, but it is also a necessary contribution to the global fight against climate change and towards better control over our energy dependence. Governments have a crucial role to play through their good example and their support. But each individual can also help to achieve this objective. The various uses for renewable energy sources are examined: electricity for wind and hydraulic energies; electricity or heat for geothermal and solar energies; multiple applications: electricity, heat, and biofuel for biomass, the "Sleeping Giant".
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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21st Century Exploring Parenting

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2000
Ivy (By Request)
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30 Minutes, Mister Plummer [electronic resource]

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This film profiles Canadian actor Christopher Plummer of the Shakespearean Theater, Stratford, Ontario. As the minutes tick by, cameras register the transformation as he dons his make-up for the title role in Cyrano de Bergerac. We also see Toronto actress Kate Reid as well as actors Len Birman and Martha Henry.
Online
2010; 1963
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Abhiyan the Movement: A Film on PET Recycling

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Documentary on plastic bottles recycling in India.
FilmDVD
2000
Clemons (Stacks)
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Abortion Update: Controversy Continues

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Video U-Matic
1981
Health Sciences (Ivy)
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Act Against AIDS [electronic resource]: Every Nine and a Half Minutes

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A public service announcement (PSA) that relates the rate at which persons in the U.S. become infected with HIV, with an exhortation to learn about the disease at Act Against AIDS' web site, Nineandahalfminutes.org.
Online
2009
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Act Against AIDS [electronic resource]: Get the Facts

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A public service announcement (PSA) that relates the rate at which persons in the U.S. become infected with HIV, with an exhortation to learn about the disease at Act Against AIDS' web site, Nineandahalfminutes.org.
Online
2009
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Act in Time [electronic resource]

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Provides descriptions of heart attack symptoms, and recommendations for immediate treatment and treatment types. Explanations provided by Dr. Bruce MacLeod.
Online
 
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Act Quickly [electronic resource]

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Explains the rationale and logistics for quickly discerning and responding to stroke. Includes comments by Dr. Steven Warach, NIH Stroke Center at Suburban Hospital, and Dr. John Marler, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
Online
 
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The Adventures of Splish and Splash

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Presents three "games," each of which plays a short animation of cartoon characters in and around swimming pools in varying circumstances. At the end of each animated video, the viewer is asked to select an answer to one multiple choice question.
DVD
2016
Ivy (By Request)
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Affinities Between Medicine and the Visual Arts

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Dr. Southgate as senior contributing editor and cover editor for the Journal of the American Medical Association, has supervised cover selections (a color reproduction of a work of art) and accompanying essays since 1975. She discusses the growth of her interest in art and her thoughts on the relationships between medicine and the visual arts.
VHS
1991
Health Sciences (Rare Shelves)
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The African American Cinema: I. Oscar Micheaux's Within Our Gates (1919)

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This earliest surviving silent feature directed by an African-American tells the story of a young African-American woman who seeks a Northern white patron for a Southern school for Black children. The scenes of lynching and attempted white-on-Black rape may be a response to D.W. Griffith's The birth of a nation.
VHS
1995; 1919
Ivy (By Request)