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Mini Library

CARTI'S “Mini Library” provides access to books that are relevant to developing the professional skills and success of an academic research career of SOM faculty.

The following books are now available in the CARTI office (MSTF Building, Room 319) and can be signed out for up to 3 weeks. Click on any book title below for more information.

Ask for It: How Women Can Use the Power of Negotiation to Get What They Really Want
Authors: Linda Babcock and Sara LaSchever

At the Helm: Leading Your Laboratory
Authors: Kathy Barker

Drop the Ball: Achieving More by Doing Less
Author: Tiffany Dufu

Every Other Thursday: Stories and Strategies from Successful Women Scientists
Author: Ellen Daniell

How to Work a Room: The Ultimate Guide to Making Lasting Connections--In Person and Online
Author: Susan Roane

Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In
Authors: Roger Fisher, William L. Ury and Bruce Patton

Lab Dynamics: Management and Leadership Skills for Scientists
Authors: Carl M. Cohen and Suzanne L. Cohen

Not Discussed: The Unspoken Rules for A Career in Academic Medical Research
Author: C. Michael Stein

The Power of a Positive No: Save the Deal, Save the Relationship – And Still Say No
Author: William L. Ury

Thanks for the Feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well
Authors: Douglas Stone and Sheila Heen

WAG Your Work: Writing Accountability Groups: Bootcamp for Increasing Scholarly Productivity
Author: Kimberly A. Skarupski

Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women
Author: Virginia Vallian



The following books are available in print in the CARTI office and can be downloaded online:

Training Scientists to Make the Right Moves: A Practical Guide to Developing Programs in Scientific Management
Burroughs Wellcome Fund, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Making the Right Moves: A Practical Guide to Scientific Management for Postdocs and New Faculty
Burroughs Welcome Fund, Howard Hughes Medical Institute


New books will be added continuously.

CARTI welcomes suggestions for appropriate books as well as donations of gently used books.

For more information, contact Stacie Mendoza, Program Director.