System Maintenance Alert - On Sunday June 3rd between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m., library services that require patron card authentication will be unavailable. You will be able browse the BiblioCommons catalogue but will not be able to login to check your account or place a hold. You will also be unable to login to the eProducts (Overdrive, RBDigital, Hoopla, etc.). Full service should resume after 9 a.m.
The downfall of Tess begins when she is cunningly seduced by Alec D'Urberville. Yet, in her natural purity and goodness, she transcends the moral defilement imposed upon her by Alec and Angel Clare and remains the tragically wronged innocent.