October 2008 – New Items

Aerospace
North American Aerospace Defense Command.  Guarding What You Value Most 1958-2008.  D 301.2:N 81/2 
Afghanistan
House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Strategic Chaos and Taliban Resurgence in Afghanistan.  Y 4.F 76/1:110-171 
Bullying
Health Resources and Services Administration.  Stop Bullying Now: Take a Stand, Lend a Hand. Video Toolkit (DVD)  HE 1.60:B 87/DVD 
Campaigns and Elections
Federal Election Commission.  Federal Election Campaign Laws, April 2008. 
Y 3.EL 2/3:5 C 15/2/2008 
Federal Election Commission.  Congressional Candidates and Committees.
Y 3.EL 2/3:13 C 76/2008
Census
U.S. Census Bureau.  State Legislative District Summary Files (DVD).  C 3.282: 2000/2
China
National Defense University.  China/Northeast Asia Collection (CD containig 28 complete titles).  D 5.417/2:C 43/CD 
Congress
United States House.  How Our Laws Are Made.  Y 1.1/7:110-49 
Senate Historical Office.  Pro Tem – Presidents Pro Tempore of the United States Senate since 1789.  Y 1.3:S.Pub. 110-18 
Consumer Rights
House Committee on Financial Services.  The Credit Cardholders’ Bill of Rights: Providing New Protections for Consumers.  Y 4.F 49/20:110-109
Criminal Justice
National Institute of Justice.  Policing in Arab-American Communities After September 11.  J 28.38:P 75/5
Diaster Prepardness
Federal Emergency and Management Administration.  Taking Shelter from the Storm: Building a Safe Room Inside Your House.  HS 5.120:SH 4 
Economic Crisis of 2008
House Committee on Financial Services.  Municiple Bond Turmoil: Impact on Cities and Towns, and States.  Y 4.F 49/20:110-99 
House Committee on Financial Services.  H.R. 5579, The Emergency Mortgage Loan Modification Act of 2008.  Y 4.F 49/20:110-106
Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Bankruptcy Reform.  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 109-1014
House Committee on Small Business.  Full Committee Hearing on the Role of Credit Cards in Small Business Financing.  Y 4.SM 1:110-81 
House Committee on Small Business.  Full Committee Hearing on the Housing Crisis: Identifying Tax Incentves to Stimulate the Economy.  Y 4.SM 1:110-97
Education
Head Start Bureau.  Head Start Design Guide – A Guide for Building a Head Start Facility.    HE 23.1116:D 46/CD 
House Committee on Education and Labor.  Restoring America’s Leadership through Scholarships for Undergraduates from Developing Countries: The Uniting Students in America (USA) Proposal.  Y 4.F 76/1:110-189
Energy
Senate Committee on Energy and natural Resources.  Oil Inventory Policies.
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 110-358 
Senate Committee on Finance.  America’s Energy Future: Bold Ideas, Practical Solutions.   Y 4.F 49:S.HRG. 110-380 
House Committee on the Judiciary.  Prices at the Pump: Market Failure and the Oil Industry.  Y 4.J 89/1:110-84 
House Committee on Science and Technology.  Energy Storage Technologies: State of Development for Stationary and Vehicular Applications.  Y 4.SCI 2:110-61
Environment/Climate Change
House Committee on Energy and Commerce.  Carbon Capture and Sequestration: An Overview.  Y 4.C 73/8:110-12 
House Commitee on Energy and Commerce.  Climate Change: Are Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Human Activities Contributing to the Warming of the Planet?
Y 4.C 73/8:110-14
Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Climate Change: National Security Threats
Y 4.F 76/2:S. HRG. 110-402
House Committee on Science and Technology.  Disappearing Polar Bears and Permafrost: Is  A Global Warming Tipping Point Embedded in the Ice? 
Y 4.SCI 2:110-64      
Foreign and International Relations
Department of State.  Moscow Treaty – Treaty Between the United States of America and the Russian Federation on Strategic Offensive Reductions, May 24, 2002
S 1.2:M 85 
House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  City on the Hill or Just Another Country?-The United States and the Promotion of Human Rights and Democracy
Y 4.F 76/1:110-174 
House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  U.S. Foreign Policy in Pakistan: Implications for Regional Security, Stability, and Development.  Y 4.F 76/1:110-175
House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  The New Challenge: China in the Western Hemisphere.  Y 4.F 76/1:110-177
House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  U.S. Policy and the Road to Damascus:Who’s Converting Whom?  Y 4.F 76/1:110-181
House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Europe and Israel: Strengthening the Partnership.
Y 4.F 76/1:110-191
Health
Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Perspectives on the Next Phase of the Global Fight Against Aids, Tuberculosis, and Malaria.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-441 
Homeland Security
House Committee on Oversight and Govenment Reform.  Securing Our Ports: Information Sharing is Key to Effective Maritime Security.  Y 4.G 74/7:109-253 
House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Cybersecurity: A Review of Public and Private Efforts to Secure Our Nation’s Internet Infrastructure
Y 4.G 74/7:110-59
Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.  Dirty Bomb Vulnerabilities: Fake Companies, Fake Licenses, Real Consequences
Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 110-181/Corr.
Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.  Modernization of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.  Y 4.IN 8/19:S.HRG. 110-399
Human Rights
Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Forced to Flee: Caring for the Elderly Displaced by War, Poverty and Persecution Abroad.  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 110-419 
Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2006. (2 vols.)  Y 4.F 76/2:S.PRT. 110-40/v. 1-2
House Committee on the Judiciary.  Combatting Modern Slavery: Reauthorization of Anti-Trafficking Programs.  Y 4.J 89/1:110-83
Immigration
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.  A Promise of Freedom: An Introduction to U.S. History and Civics for Immigration. (DVD)  HS 8.19:H 62/DVD
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Citizenship Toolkit (DVD).
HS 8.19: T 61/DVD 
House Committee on the Judiciary.  Problems with ICE Interrogation, Detention, and Removal Procedures.  Y 4.J 89/1:110-80
House Committee on the Judiciary.  H-2B Program.  Y 4.J 89/1:110-81
Iran
Library of Congress.  Iran: a country study (Area Handbook Series)  LC 1.60:IR 1/2008 
Iraq
Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.  Report of the Select Committee on Intelligence on Whether Public Statements Regarding Iraq by U.S. Government Officials Were Substantiated by Intelligence Information together with Additional and Minority Views.   Y 1.1/5:110-345  
House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  No Direction Home: An NGO Perspective on Iraqi Refugees and IDPs.  Y 4.F 76/1:110-169 
Military Affairs
US Army Corps of Engineers.  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers:A History
D 103.2:H 62/5
Office of Medical History.  Rehabilitating the Wounded. Historical Perspective on Army Policy.  D 104.2:W 91 
US Army Combined Arms Center.  On Point II: Transition to the New Campaign: The United States Army in Operation Iraqi Freedom May 2003-January 2005.
D 110.2:OP 2/2 
Nanotechnology
House Committee on Science and Technology.  The Transfer of National Nanotechnology Initiative Research Outcomes for Commercial and Public Benefit.  Y 4.SCI 2:110-82
Older Americans
Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Reverse Mortgages: Polishing not Tarnishing the Golden Years.  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 110-427 
Privacy
House Committee on the Judiciary.  Warrantless Surveillance and the Foreign Intelligance Surveillance Act:  The Role of Checks and Balances in Protecting Americans’ Privacy Rights (Parts 1 & 2).  Y 4.J 89/1:110-78  and Y 4.J 89/1:110-79
Television
House Committee on Energy and Commerce.  Images Kids See on the Screen.  
Y 4.C 73/8:110-58 
Terrorism
House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  City on the Hill or Prison on the Bay? – Part II: The Mistakes of Guantanmo and the Decline of America’s Image, Part II 
Y 4.F 76/1:110-178 
House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  City on the Hill or Prison on the Bay? – Part III: Guantanamo-The Role of the FBI.  Y 4.F 76/1:110-179
House Committee on the Judiciary.  Paying with Their Lives: The Status of Compensation for 9/11 Health Effects.  Y 4.J 89/1:110-82
Transportation
Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  An Examination of the Delta-Northwest Merger.
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-413 
Veterans Affairs
House Committee on Veterans Affairs.  Specially Adaptive Housing.  Y 4.V 64/3:110-25 
House Committee on Veterans Affairs.  Issues Facing Women and Minority Veterans.
Y 4.V 64/3:110-33
House Committee on Veteran’s Affairs.  Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Personality Disorders: Challenges for the U.S. Department of veterans Affairs.  Y 4.V 64/3:110-37

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