Don’t Forget Our DVDs and Blu-Rays!

Don’t forget that the Library stocks some of the latest Hollywood and British movies , all available for a week’s loan!

Arrival
Starring Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Julie Scarlett, Michael Stuhlbarg, Tzi Ma
Directed by Denis Villeneuve
Linguistics professor Louise Banks (Amy Adams) leads an elite team of investigators when gigantic spaceships touch down in 12 locations around the world. As nations teeter on the verge of global war, Banks and her crew must race against time to find a way to communicate with the extraterrestrial visitors. Hoping to unravel the mystery, she takes a chance that could threaten her life and quite possibly all of mankind.

 

 

Deepwater Horizon
Starring Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Kate Hudson, Gina Rodriguez, Dylan O’Brien, John Malkovich
Directed by Peter Berg
On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explodes in the Gulf of Mexico, igniting a massive fireball that kills several crew members. Chief electronics technician Mike Williams (Mark Wahlberg) and his colleagues find themselves fighting for survival as the heat and the flames become stifling and overwhelming. Banding together, the co-workers must use their wits to make it out alive amid all the chaos.

 

 

Hell or High Water
Starring Jeff Bridges, Chris Pine, Ben Foster, Gil Birmingham, Katy Mixon, Dale Dickey
Directed by David McKenzie
Toby is a divorced father who’s trying to make a better life for his son. His brother Tanner is an ex-convict with a short temper and a loose trigger finger. Together, they plan a series of heists against the bank that’s about to foreclose on their family ranch. Standing in their way is Marcus, a Texas Ranger who’s only weeks away from retirement. As the siblings plot their final robbery, they must also prepare for a showdown with a crafty lawman who’s not ready to ride off into the sunset.

 

I, Daniel Blake
Starring Dave Johns, Hayley Squires, Sharon Percy, Kate Rutter, Kema Sikazwe
Directed by Nuneaton’s very own Ken Loach!
Daniel Blake (Dave Johns) is a 59-year-old widowed carpenter who must rely on welfare after a recent heart attack leaves him unable to work. Despite his doctor’s diagnosis, British authorities deny Blake’s benefits and tell him to return to his job. As Daniel navigates his way through an agonizing appeal process, he begins to develop a strong bond with a destitute, single mother (Hayley Squires) who’s struggling to take care of her two children.

 

Moonlight
Starring Mahershala Ali, Trevante Rhodes, Ashton Sanders, Naomie Harris, Alex R.Hibbert
Directed by Barry Jenkins
A look at three defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young black man growing up in Miami. His epic journey to manhood is guided by the kindness, support and love of the community that helps raise him.

 

 

 

 

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Starring Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Mads Mikkelsen, Ben Mendelsohn, Forest Whitaker
Directed by Nuneaton’s very own Gareth Edwards!
Former scientist Galen Erso lives on a farm with his wife and young daughter, Jyn. His peaceful existence comes crashing down when the evil Orson Krennic takes him away from his beloved family. Many years later, Galen becomes the Empire’s lead engineer for the most powerful weapon in the galaxy, the Death Star. Knowing that her father holds the key to its destruction, Jyn joins forces with a spy and other resistance fighters to steal the space station’s plans for the Rebel Alliance.

 

Wonder Woman
Starring Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, David Thewlis, Connie Nielsen, Ewen Bremner
Directed by Patty Jenkins
Before she was Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, Diana meets an American pilot (Chris Pine) who tells her about the massive conflict that’s raging in the outside world. Convinced that she can stop the threat, Diana leaves her home for the first time. Fighting alongside men in a war to end all wars, she finally discovers her full powers and true destiny.

 

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New Books and DVD Available

The Early Years Foundation Stage ScannedThe following are now available to borrow from the Library

The Early Years Foundation Stage: Theory and Practice 3rd edition edited by Ioanna Palaiologou

Functional Skills Maths Level 2: Study and test practice by Kate Braid, Jane Ellingham and Christopher Lindle

The Anxiety Survival Guide for Teens by Jennifer Shannon

Self-Esteem and Being You: Teen life confidential by Anita Naik

Getting Into Nursing 2nd edition by Karen Elcock

Critical Thinking and Reflection for Mental Health Nursing Students by Marc Roberts

Personal and Political: Feminisms, sociology and family lives by Miriam E. David

The Maximum Surveillance Society: The rise of CCTV by Clive Norris and Gary Armstrong

Getting Into Nursing ScannedCollins Internet-Linked Dictionary of Law by W.J Stewart

Feminism and History by Joan Wallach Scott

Understanding Social Theory 2nd edition  by Derek Layder

The Creative Process: Reflections on invention in the arts and sciences edited by Brewster Ghiselin

Child Development: For early years students and practitioners 3rd edition by Sally Neaum

Changing the Game: How video games are transforming  the future of business by David Edery and Ethan Mollick

AQA Poetry Anthology: Power and Conflict by Margaret Newman and Jo Gracey-Walker

Issues in 21st Century World Politics edited by Mark Beeson and Nick Bisley

The Ultimate History of Video Games by Steven L. Kent

The Revenant – Leonardo DiCaprio won an Oscar for his portrayal of explorer Hugh Glass. Directed by Alejandro G. Inarrtu

 

 

 

 

New Books and DVD Available

How to complete your ucas application 2017 ScannedNew books and a DVD are now available to borrow from the Library.

Hybrid Cloud Computing for Dummies by Judith Hurwitz, Marcia Kaufman, Dr.Fern Halper and Daniel Kirsch

The C# Player’s Guide: Using C# 6.0 Visual Studio 2015 and.NET 4.6 2nd edition by R.B Whitaker

Perspectives on World Politics edited by Michael Smith, Richard Little and Michael Shackleton

Moon on the Tides: The AQA GCSE Poetry Anthology –  a guide for students by David Wheeler

The Truth About Self-Harm: For young people and their families

Adobe Photoshop CC: 2015 release: classroom in a book: the official training workbook from Adobe  by Andrew Faulkner and Conrad Chavez

Adobe Photoshop Scanned

 

Teaching in Further Education: The Inside Story by Susan Wallace

Don’t Let Your Emotions Run Your Life: for teens: dialectical behavior therapy skills for helping teens manage mood swings, control angry outbursts, and get along with others by Sheri Van Dijk

Cloud Computing Explained by John Rhoton

Essential Study Skills: The Complete Guide to Success at University 4th edition by Tom Burns and Sandra Sinfield

How to Complete Your UCAS Application: 2017 Entry by Beryl Dixon

The A to Z of Careers and Jobs edited by Susan Hodgson

The Martian – Matt Damon plays an Astronaut stranded on Mars. Directed by Ridley Scott

 

Books may be borrowed for three weeks. DVDs may be borrowed for one week. You can renew them three times, unless they’ve been reserved by someone else.

 

New Books & DVD Available

Criminology A Sociological Intro 3rd ed Scanned

Happy New Year everyone. A number of new books and a DVD are now available to borrow from the Nuneaton campus Library.

Books

A2 US Government and Politics 4th edition by Anthony J. Bennett

Criminology: A Sociological Introduction 3rd edition by Eamonn Carrabine, Pamela Cox, Pete Fussey, Dick Hobbs, Nigel South, Darren Thiel and Jackie Turton

Criminology and Criminal Justice: A Study Guide by Peter Joyce

Shakespeare Made Easy: The Merchant of Venice by Alan Durband

Criminology: The Basics 2nd edition by Sandra Walklate

Criminology: A Complete Introduction by Peter Joyce

DVD

Pride directed by Matthew Warchus

 

Books are available to borrow for up to three weeks and can be renewed six times unless someone else has reserved them.