June 2011


Browse through these selected titles from our design collection to uncover the creative artist’s mind, understand the complexity of design, learn to design various typefaces and much more. Enjoy!

Aim high, keep moving
N7433 A294
The artist’s mind : a psychoanalytic perspective on creativity, modern art and modern artists
N71 H141
Design drawing
NA2708 C539
Drive : vehicle sketches and renderings
NC825 V45 R652
Embracing complexity in design
NK1520 E53
Framed ink : drawing and composition for visual storytellers
NC730 M425
How to design a typeface
Z250 W678
Key buildings of the 20th century : plans, sections and elevations
NA2705 W536
Logo talks
NC1002 L63 L832
Product design in the sustainable era
TS171.4 R375
Swiss design
NK1464 A1 L933
Will Alsop : the noise
NA997 A58 P848

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Find out how emotional intelligence will enable you success in your relationships and sustain your effectiveness. Browse through the selected titles to achieve personal and professional success.

Becoming a resonant leader : develop your emotional intelligence, renew your relationships, sustain your effectiveness
HD57.7 M155
Emotional capitalists : the new leaders : essential strategies for building your emotional intelligence and leadership success
BF637 L4 N554
Emotional intelligence
BF576 D188
Emotional intelligence skills assessment : facilitator guide
BF576 E54
Handbook for developing emotional and social intelligence : best practices, case studies, and strategies
BF576 H236
The language of emotional intelligence : the five essential tools for building powerful and effective relationships
BF576 S454
Leading on purpose : emotionally intelligent early childhood administration
LB2822.6 B898
The other kind of smart : simple ways to boost your emotional intelligence for greater personal effectiveness and success
BF576 D486

Who says you can’t have your cake and eat it? Now you can. Browse through the selected titles and learn to bake these delightful cakes for yourself and your loved ones. Enjoy these sweet delights and let us know how good it feels to bake your own cake and eat it.

200 cupcakes
TX771 F246
Alan Dunn’s Christmas cakes
TX771.2 D923
Bake & decorate : tea time luxury
TX771 C136
Cake pops : tips, tricks, and recipes for more than 40 irresistible mini treats
TX771 B167
Cakes & cupcakes: cheesecakes, traybakes, light sponges, creamy gateaux
TX771 C139
Favourite cakes, bakes & cupcakes : 250 tried, tested, trusted recipes : delicious results
TX771 F275
The SoNo Baking Company cookbook : the best sweet and savory recipes for every occasion
TX763 B275
Wedding cake art and design : a professional approach
TX771.2 G239

Cloud computing takes advantage of storage and virtual services through the Internet which enables organizations to save money on infrastructure and support. Browse through these books to find out more!

Cloud computing : a practical approach
TK5105.88813 V445
Cloud computing and SOA convergence in your enterprise : a step-by-step guide
TK5105.88813 L761
Cloud computing and software services : theory and techniques
TK5105.88813 C615
Cloud computing : First International Conference, CloudComp 2009, Munich, Germany, October 19-21, 2009 : revised selected papers
TK5105.88813 C647
Cloud computing for dummies
TK5105.88813 C647
Cloud computing : implementation, management, and security
TK5105.88813 R615
Cloud computing : principles, systems and applications
TK5105.88813 C647
Cloud computing strategies
TK5105.88813 C551
Cloud computing : technologies and strategies of the ubiquitous data center
TK5105.88813 C515
Cloud computing : Web-based applications that change the way you work and collaborate online
TK5105.88813 M649
Cloud security : a comprehensive guide to secure cloud computing
TK5105.59 K94
Enterprise cloud computing : technology, architecture, applications
TK5105.88813 S561