San Joaquin Delta College

Staff Lending Library

Welcome to the Delta College Staff Lending Library

To check out a book, please do the following:

  1. Place your name on the form in the Lending Library Binder for the book(s) you wish to read.
  2. If the book is available now, cross your name off the list, take the book, read it, and return it.
  3. If the book is not available, when it is returned, you will be notified (by phone or e-mail) that it is back in the Library.
  4. When you return the book, call or e-mail the next person on the list to let them know that the book is now available.

To add a book to the collection, please do the following:

  1. Fill out a blank book donation form.  Be sure to include the name of the book, author of the book and your name as the person donating the book. (Printable Book Donation Form)
  2. When a book has been read by all interested readers, it will be donated to the Goleman Library, and the person donating will receive a letter acknowledging the donation.

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact:

Karen Sea
(209) 954-5151 ext 6127

Happy Reading!


Book List:

Book Title
A God In Ruins Leon Uris
A Place of Hiding Elizabeth George
A Round-Heeled Woman Jane Juska
A Separate Peace John Knowles
A Shade of Difference Allen Drury
A Time to Die Wilbur Smith
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The
Mark Twain
Advise and Consent Allen Drury
Aeneid of Virgil, The
Rolfe Humphries
Alarms and Diversions
James Thurber
Alexander Pope, Selected Works
Alibi Man, The Tami Hoag
All Around the Town Mary Higgins Clark
American Submarine Espionage  
Aristotle’s Politics

Benjamin Jowett

Armageddon Leon Uris
Assassin David Hagberg
Aurora Leigh Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Avenger Frederick Forsyth
Band of Angels Robert Ren Warren
Bartleby and Benito Cereno
Herman Melville
Beach Road
Bel Canto
Ann Patchett
Black Silent, The David Dun
Blackwood Farm Anne Rice
Blind Man's Bluff: The Untold Story of Sontag, Sherry et. All
Blood and Gold Anne Rice
Blood Song Terry C. Johnston
Blow Fish Patricia Cornwell
Blue Shoes and Happiness Alexander McCall Smith
Breath of Schandal Sandra Brown
Brinkley’s Beat

David Brinkley

Canterbury Tales

Geoffrey Chaucer

Captain Alatriste Perez Reverte
Cardinal, The Henry Morton Robinson
Carmen and 13 French Stories
Various Authors
Case of Lies Perri O'Shaughnessy
Cash McCall Cameron Hawley
Cat's Eye Margaret Atwood
Charleston John Jakes
Circle William Bill Harlow
Clinic, The Jonathan Kellerman
Closers, The
Michael Connelly
Coin of Carthage, The


Come Nineveh, Come Tyre Allen Drury
Company of Strangers, The Robert Wilson
Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber Adele Lang
Cyclops Clive Cussler
Dance Upon the Air Nora Roberts
Dark Age Ahead
Jane Jacobs
Dark Paradise Tami Hoag
Day Trader, The Stephen Frey
Dead Watch John Sandford
Deadly Decisions Kathy Reichs
Dear and Glorious Physician Taylor Caldwell
Death By Bequest Mary McMullen
Decipher Stel Pavlou
Deep Kill Michael Kilian
Devil's Advocate, The Taylor Caldwell
Digital Fortress Dan Brown
Dive From Clausen's Pier, The Ann Packer
Don't Stop the Carnival Herman Wouk
Dragon's Eye Andy Oakes
Dreamland Nerve Center Dale Brown & Jim DeFelice
Dress your Family in Corduroy & Denim
David Sedaris
Earth is the Lord's, The Taylor Caldwell
Echo Park Michael Connelly
Family, The Mario Puzo
Fast Women Jennifer Cruz
Fire Lover Joseph Wambaugh
First Team Larry Bond & Jim Defelice
Foreign Babes in Beijing
Rachel Dewoski
French Short Stories

Various Authors

Friends, Lovers, Chocolate Alexander McCall Smith
From Potter's Field Patricia Cornwell
Full Cupboard of Life, The Alexander McCall Smith
Gates of Fire Steven Pressfield
Gold Coast, The Nelson DeMille
Grave Secrets Kathy Reichs
Greek Myths 1
Robert Graves
Greek Passion, The
Nikos Kazantzakis
William Shakespeare
Hammer of Eden, The Ken Follett
Hard Revolution George Pelecanos
Historian, The
Elizabeth Kostova
Homeric Hymns, The
Michael Crudden
Hunger Moon, The Suzanne Matson
Hunting Season P.T. Deutermann
Ice Hunt James Rollins
Idiot, The
Fyodor Dostoyevsky
If You Really Loved Me Ann Rule
Iliad, The


In Cold Blood Truman Capote
Inez: A Tale of The Alamo Augusta J. Evans
Innocent, The Harlan Coben
Inside My Heart Robin McGraw
Irish Dreams Nora Roberts
Jewels Danielle Steel
Joshua's Hammer David Hagberg
Judy of Honeycomb Tower Anne Morehead
L is for Lawless Sue Grafton
Lake House, The James Patterson
Last Goodbye, The Reed Arvin
Last to Die, The Beverly Barton
Last White Knight, The Tami Hoag
Liar's Club, The Mary Karr
Life Strategies Dr. Phil McGraw
Literary Britain
Frank Morley
Mallory's Oracle Carol O'Connell
Map of Bones James Rollins
Matchmaker (Plays) Anne Rice
Merry Wives of Windsor, The
William Shakespeare
Metzger's Dog Thomas Perry
Moby Dick

Herman Melville

Morning Comes Softly Debbie MaComber
My Cousin Rachel Daphne Du Maurier
Name of the Rose, The Umberto Eco
Next Michael Crichton
No Greater Love Danielle Steel
Nobody Roots for Goliath
Phil Hutcheon
Northworld Trilogy David Drake
Norton Anthology of World Masterpieces  
O'Henry Awards Prize Stories  
Operating Instructions Anne Lamott
Our Town, Skin of Our Teeth, Matchmaker (Plays)
Thornton Wilder
P is for Peril Sue Grafton
Peace Like a Rivers Leif Enger
People of the Masks

K. & W. Gear

Pickwick Papers, The Charles Dickens
Pinocchio Syndrome, The David Zeman
Plum Lovin Janet Evanovich
Pop Goes The Weasel James Patterson
Positive Energy Dr. Judith Orloff
Post-Mortem Patricia D. Cornwell
Preserve and Protect Allen Drury
Promise of Joy, The Allen Drury
R is for Ricochet Sue Grafton
Reading Group, The Elizabeth Noble
Red Lily Nora Roberts
Red Shark Peter Sasgen
Red Tent, The
Anita Diamant
Richard III William Shakespeare
Riptide Catherine Coulter
River Road, The Frances Parkinson Keyes
Romanov Prophecy, The Steve Berry
Roses Are Red James Patterson
Rule of Four, The Ian Caldwell & Dustin Thomason
Saving Graces, The Patricia Gaffney
Scent of Her Geave  
Scruples Two Judith Krantz
Seat of the Soul, The Gary Zukav
Second Assassin, The Christopher Hyde
Secret Justice James W. Huston
Seven Minutes, The Irving Wallace
Seven Up

Janet Evanovich

Shades of Twilight Janet Evanovich
Shape Shifter, The Tony Hillerman
Shell Seekers, The Rosa Munde
Silver Bells Luann Rice
Silver Wolf, The Alice Borchardt
Skyward Mary Alice Monroe
Sleeping With Fear Kay Hooper
Snow Falling on Cedars

David Guterson

Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down, The Anne Fadiman
Stars Shine Down, The Sidney Sheldon
Story of Art, The Gombrich
Street Dreams Faye Kellerman
Strong Women Eat Well Dr. Miriam E. Nelson
Superior Position Evan McNamara
Tears of the Giraffe  
Ten Big Ones

Janet Evanovich

Thomas Mann Reader, The

Three Plays Thornton Wilder
Throne of Saturn, The Allen Drury
Tidal Rip Joe Buff
Toward What Bright Glory? Allen Drury
Turning Angel Greg Iles
Unpopular Essays Bertrand Russell
Unprotected Anonymous, MD
Up Country Nelson DeMille
Up In a Heaval Piers Anthony
Vera (Mrs. Vladimir Nabokov) Stacy Schiff
Why Do Men Have Nipples?  
Wifey Judy Blume
Wind in the Willows, The

Kenneth Grahame

Wolf and Iron Valerie Fitzgerald



Last Updated: November 5, 2007