The Curriculum Materials Center (CMC) is a special unit within the MSU Moorhead Library providing materials and assistance to students and faculty of the Teacher Education programs. All students, faculty, and staff as well as the general public may use the resources of the CMC.
The CMC sponsors and coordinates the Comstock Reading Aloud Initiative which supports two annual awards, the Comstock Read Aloud Book Award (ages 9-12) and the Wanda Gag Read Aloud Book Award (toddlers to age 8). These awards are announced each May.
by the tables in the Student Union on Wednesday, November 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
and Thursday, November 6, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the annual children’s picture
book sale sponsored by Livingston Lord Library. All books were published in
2012 or 2013. Hard cover books are $6.00 each or 2 for $10.00; paperbacks are $3.00 each or 2 for $5.00. Proceeds help support the
Read Aloud Book Awards.
Spillover : animal infections and the next human pandemic by David Quammen This work examines the emergence and causes of new diseases all over the world, describing a process called “spillover” where illness originates in wild animals before being passed to humans and discusses the potential for the next huge pandemic. The emergence of strange […]
Paris Trout by Pete Dexter “Set in the segregated South, this novel is at heart a tough fictional examination of a town held prisoner by its most powerful citizen. How long can one evil man hold sway?” Winner of the 1988 National Book Award for Fiction.
The thousand autumns of Jacob De Zoet : a novel by David Mitchell 1799, Dejima in Nagasaki Harbor. Jacob de Zoet, a devout and resourceful young clerk, has a chance encounter with Orito Aibagawa, the disfigured daughter of a samurai doctor and midwife to the city’s powerful magistrate. The borders between propriety, profit, and pleasure […]