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New book list - November 20, 2017 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, Nov 13 2017

Brazos River Authority
[Austin, TX] : Legislative Budget Board, [2015]
L1300.8 RA65B 2015
Received: 11/16/2017
Brazos River Authority--Texas--Round Rock--Evaluation.

Pearsall Independent School District.
[Austin, TX] : Legislative Budget Board, [2015]
L1300.8 SCH65PSL 2015
Received: 11/16/2017
School districts--Texas--Pearsall--Evaluation.
Public schools--Texas--Pearsall--Evaluation.
Education--Texas--Pearsall--Evaluation.
Educational planning--Texas--Pearsall--Evaluation.

Presidio Independent School District.
[Austin, TX] : Legislative Budget Board, [2015]
L1300.8 SCH65P
Received: 11/15/2017
School districts--Texas--Presidio--Evaluation.
Public schools--Texas--Presidio--Evaluation.
Education--Texas--Presidio--Evaluation.
Educational planning--Texas--Presidio--Evaluation.

Week of Monday, Nov 06 2017

Women of the Texas Senate / joint project of the Secretary of the Senate, Senate Engrossing & Enrolling, Senate Media Services, and Senate Publications & Printing.
[Austin, Tex. : Texas Senate, 2017]
L1803.5 SE55W 2017
Received: 11/9/2017
Women legislators--Texas--Biography.
Legislators--Texas--Biography.

Big Spring Independent School District.
[Austin, TX] : Legislative Budget Board, [2015]
L1300.8 SCH65BS
Received: 11/9/2017
School districts--Texas--Big Spring--Evaluation.
Public schools--Texas--Big Spring--Evaluation.
Education--Texas--Big Spring--Evaluation.
Educational planning--Texas--Big Spring--Evaluation.

Hempstead Independent School District.
[Austin, TX] : Legislative Budget Board, [2015]
L1300.8 SCH65HEM 2015
Received: 11/9/2017
School districts--Texas--Heampstead--Evaluation.
Public schools--Texas--Heampstead--Evaluation.
Education--Texas--Heampstead--Evaluation.
Educational planning--Texas--Heampstead--Evaluation.

Homer Thornberry : congressman, judge, and advocate for equal rights / Homer Ross Tomlin ; foreword by J.J. "Jake" Pickle.
Fort Worth, Texas : TCU Press, [2016]
347.73 T596H 2016
Received: 11/7/2017
Legislators--United States--Biography.
Judges--United States--Biography.
Judges--Biography.
Legislators--Biography.
Judges.
Legislators.
Politics and government.

Blockchain revolution : how the technology behind bitcoin is changing money, business, and the world / Don Tapscott and Alex Tapscott.
New York : Portfolio / Penguin, [2016]
332.178 T169B 2016
Received: 11/7/2017
Electronic funds transfers.
Blockchains (Databases)
Bitcoin.
Electronic commerce.
Mobile commerce.
Banks and banking--Technological innovations.
Financial institutions--Technological innovations.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Social Aspects.
COMPUTERS--Internet--General.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Mone.
COMPUTERS--Information Technology.
COMPUTERS--Internet.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Social Aspects.
Blockchains (Databases) fast (OCoLC)fst01981761
Banks and banking--Technological innovations.
Bitcoin.
Electronic commerce.
Electronic funds transfers.
Financial institutions--Technological innovations.
Mobile commerce.
Wèahrung gnd (DE-588)4064147-8
Bitcoin gnd (DE-588)1041888279
Regionalwèahrung gnd (DE-588)7673876-0
Elektronischer Zahlungsverkehr gnd (DE-588)4014359-4
Geld gnd (DE-588)4019889-3
Digitala pengar.
Bitcoin.
Elektronisk handel.
Banker.
Tekniska innovationer.

Week of Monday, Oct 30 2017

Liberty and union : the Civil War era and American constitutionalism / Timothy S. Huebner.
Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2016]
342.73029 H87L 2016
Received: 11/2/2017
Constitutional history--United States.
HISTORY--United States--Civil War Period (1850-1877) bisacsh
LAW--Constitutional.
SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--African American Studies.
Constitutional history.
Politics and government.

Free speech on campus / Sigal R. Ben-Porath.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2017]
371.104 B441F 2017
Received: 11/2/2017
Freedom of speech--United States.
Education, Higher--Moral and ethical aspects--United States.
Universities and colleges--United States.
Education, Higher--Moral and ethical aspects.
Freedom of speech.
Universities and colleges.

Lone Star unionism, dissent, and resistance : other sides of Civil War Texas / edited by Jesâus F. de la Teja.
Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2016]
976.405 T235L 2016
Received: 11/2/2017
Unionists (United States Civil War)--Texas.
HISTORY--Military--United States.
HISTORY--Social History.
HISTORY--United States--Civil War Period (1850-1877) bisacsh
HISTORY--United States--State & Local--Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX) bisacsh
Unionists (United States Civil War) fast (OCoLC)fst01161409 .block 976.405 T235L 2016

Through many dangers, toils and snares : black leadership in Texas, 1868-1898 / Merline Pitre.
College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [2016]
976.4 P931T 2016
Received: 11/2/2017
African American leadership--Texas.
African Americans--Texas--Politics and government.
African American politicians--Texas--Biography.
African American leadership.
African American politicians.
African Americans--Politics and government.
Politics and government.
Race relations.

The midnight assassin : the hunt for America's first serial killer / Skip Hollandsworth.
New York : Picador : Henry Holt and Company, 2017.
364.152 H719M 2015
Received: 10/31/2017
Serial murders--Texas--Austin--History--19th century.
Serial murderers--Texas--Austin--History--19th century.
Serial murderers.
Serial murders.

Vetoes of legislation, 85th Legislature / House Research Organization, Texas House of Representatives.
Austin, Tex. : House Research Organization, Texas House of Representatives, [2017]
L1801.9 ST94 85-7
Received: 10/30/2017
Veto--Texas.
Bills, Legislative--Texas.
Legislation--Texas.

Body-worn cameras : laws and policies in the South.
Atlanta, Ga : Southern Legislative Conference, Council of State Governments, c2017.
363.23 B684B 2017
Received: 10/30/2017
Law enforcement--Southern States.

Week of Monday, Oct 23 2017

The Texas album, of the eighth Legislature, 1860 : a Texas enterprise / by Wm. DeRyee & R.E. Moore.
Austin, Tex. : Printed by Miner, Lambert & Perry, 1860.
920.0764 D449T
Received: 10/27/2017
Legislators--Texas--Biography.
Legislators--Texas--Portraits.
Legislators.

Austin : murder & mayhem / Richard Zelade.
Charleston, SC : The History Press, 2015.
364.1523 Z49A 2015
Received: 10/26/2017
Murder--Texas--Austin--History.
Crime--Texas--Austin--History.
Crime--Texas--Austin--History.
HISTORY--United States--State & Local--Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX) bisacsh
Crime.
Murder.

Legends & lore of the Texas Capitol / Mike Cox.
Charleston, SC : The History Press, 2017.
976.4 C877L 2017
Received: 10/26/2017
Texas Capitol (Building)--History.
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX) bisacsh
PHOTOGRAPHY / Subjects & Themes / Historical.
PHOTOGRAPHY / Subjects & Themes / Regional.
TRAVEL / Pictorials.
Buildings.
Capitals (Cities) fast (OCoLC)fst00846490
Politics and government.

Week of Monday, Oct 16 2017

Sunset in Texas, 2017-2019.
[Austin, TX] : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2017]
S1500.8 SU74 2017
Received: 10/16/2017
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.
Legislation--Texas.

Week of Monday, Oct 09 2017

Summary of Conference Committee Report for Senate Bill 1 : appropriations for the 2018-19 biennium / Legislative Budget Board ; submitted to the 85th Texas Legislature.
Austin, TX : Legislative Budget Board, [2017]
L1300.8 B859 2018/19SC
Received: 10/9/2017
Bills, Legislative--Texas.

Health Licensing Consolidation Project : Sunset staff report.
[Austin, TX] : Sunset Advisory Commission. [2017]
S1500.8 H349 2017
Received: 10/9/2017
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.
Legislation--Texas.

Final results of Sunset reviews, 2016-2017
[Austin, TX] : Sunset Advisory Commission, [2017]
S1500.8 AN79 2017
Received: 10/9/2017
Sunset reviews of government programs--Texas.
Legislation--Texas.

Week of Monday, Oct 02 2017

Addressing water needs using aquifer storage and recovery / House Research Organization, Texas House of Representatives.
Austin, TX : House Research Organization, Texas House of Representatives, [2016]
L1801.9 ST94 84-8
Received: 10/6/2017
Aquifers--Texas.
Aquifer storage recovery--Texas.

Bill analyses, enrolled legislation of the 85th Texas Legislature / Senate Research Center.
Austin, TX : Senate Research Center, [2017]
L1803.6 AN13 2017
Received: 10/4/2017
Bills, Legislative--Texas.
Legislative histories--Texas.

Constitutional amendments proposed for November 2017 ballot / House Research Organization, Texas House of Representatives.
Austin TX : House Research Organization, Texas House of Representatives, [2017]
L1801.9 ST94 85-6
Received: 10/4/2017
Constitutional amendments--Texas.
Constitutions--Texas.

Week of Monday, Sep 25 2017

Texas homeowners association law : the essential legal guide for Texas homeowners associations and homeowners / Gregory S. Cagle.
Maitland, FL : Two Harbors Press, [2017]
353.929 C117T 2017
Received: 9/27/2017
Homeowners' associations--Law and legislation--Texas.
Condominium associations--Law and legislation--Texas.
Real estate management--Law and legislation--Texas.
Condominium associations--Law and legislation.
Homeowners' associations--Law and legislation.
Real estate management--Law and legislation.

Analyses of proposed constitutional amendments, November 7, 2017, election / prepared by the staff of the Texas Legislative Council.
Austin, Tex. : Texas Legislative Council, [2017]
L1400.7 C766 2017
Received: 9/27/2017
Constitutional amendments--Texas.
Constitutions--Texas.

Condensed analyses of proposed constitutional amendments, November 7, 2017, election / prepared by the staff of the Texas Legislative Council.
Austin, Tex. : Texas Legislative Council, [2017]
L1400.7 C766C 2017
Received: 9/27/2017
Constitutional amendments--Texas.
Constitutions--Texas.