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Libraries

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Libraries

Bjarne Hammer

Art & Architecture; Photographs: collections; Library & information sciences

Hardback

Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future. So said the Ray Bradbury, and indeed history as we know it... [more]

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A Life Less Lonely: What We Can All Do to Lead More Connected, Kinder Lives

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A Life Less Lonely: What We Can All Do to Lead More Connected, Kinder Lives...

Nick Duerden

Community & outreach services; Social issues & processes; Psychology; Popular psychology

Paperback

'The practical advice in this book is gold dust not only for lonely people, but for those who long to help them.' - Joanna... [more]

$29.99

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Complete Guide to English Usage for Australian Students 6th Edition

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Complete Guide to English Usage for Australian Students 6th Edition

Margaret Ramsay

Library & information sciences; Languages & ESL

Paperback

The Complete Guide to English Usage for Australian Students has been a trusted reference book for Australian Secondary students... [more]

$45.95

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Fantasies of the Library

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Fantasies of the Library

Anna-Sophie Springer (Co-Director , K. Verlag, Berlin), Etienne Turpin (Anexact Office)

Library & information services

Paperback

A book that acts both as library and exhibition space, selecting, arranging, and housing texts and images, aligning itself... [more]

$34.99

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The Book Thieves: The Nazi Looting of Europe's Libraries and the Race to Return a Literary Inheritance

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The Book Thieves: The Nazi Looting of Europe's Libraries and the Race to...

Anders Rydell

Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; Library & information sciences; History; History: specific events & topics

Paperback

While the Nazi party was being condemned by much of the world for burning books, they were already hard at work perpetrating... [more]

$27.99

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What is the History of the Book?

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What is the History of the Book?

James Raven

Library & information sciences; History: specific events & topics; Media studies; Publishing industry

Paperback

This book introduces the fast-developing field of book history. James Raven, a leading historian of the book, offers a fresh... [more]

$33.95

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A Library Miscellany

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A Library Miscellany

Claire Cock-Starkey

Library & information sciences; Trivia & quiz question books; Gift books

Hardback

What can be found in the Vatican's Secret Archive? How many books did Charles Darwin's library aboard the Beagle hold? Which... [more]

$24.99

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American Libraries 1730-1950

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American Libraries 1730-1950

Kenneth Breisch

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; Library & information sciences; History

Hardback

An expansive overview of our storehouses of knowledge, from the earliest library building (Philadelphia, 1745) to midcentury... [more]

$106.95

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The Library Book

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The Library Book

Thomas R. Schiff, Alberto Manguel

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; Library, archive & information management; Cultural studies

Hardback

The Library Book beautifully captures the shifting architectural styles... [more]

$120.00

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When We Are No More: How Digital Memory Is Shaping Our Future

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When We Are No More: How Digital Memory Is Shaping Our Future

Abby Smith Rumsey

Storage, maintenance & preservation of collections; History: specific events & topics; Society & Social Sciences

Paperback

Examines how humanity records and passes on its culture to future generations, from the libraries of antiquity to the excess... [more]

$29.99

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Understanding Manga and Anime

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Understanding Manga and Anime

Robin E. Brenner

Graphic novels; Fiction-related items; Library & information sciences

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Aims to give the novice background information necessary to feel confident in selecting, working with, and advocating for... [more]

$90.00

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Comprehensible and Compelling: The Causes and Effects of Free Voluntary Reading

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Comprehensible and Compelling: The Causes and Effects of Free Voluntary...

Stephen D. Krashen, Sy-Ying Lee, Christy Lao

Literacy; Library & information services; Health & Self-Help

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A joint effort from three thought leaders in educational research, linguistics, and literacy acquisition, this book explores... [more]

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This is What a Librarian Looks Like: A Celebration of Libraries, Communities, and Access to Information

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Kyle Cassidy

Photographs: portraits; Library & information services

Paperback

An inspiring photographic and written tribute to librarians and libraries... [more]

$46.95

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Indigenous Archives: The Making and Unmaking of Aboriginal Art

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Indigenous Archives: The Making and Unmaking of Aboriginal Art

Darren Jorgensen, Ian McLean

Art of indigenous peoples; Storage, maintenance & preservation of collections; History; Social & cultural anthropology

Paperback

In recording and ordering documents considered important, the archive is a source of power. It takes control of the past,... [more]

$39.99

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The Meaning of the Library: A Cultural History

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The Meaning of the Library: A Cultural History

Alice Crawford

Library & information sciences; Social & cultural history; Cultural studies; Media studies

Paperback

Tracing what the library has meant since its beginning, examining how its significance has shifted, and pondering its importance... [more]

$41.99

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Guided Inquiry Design (R) in Action: High School

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Guided Inquiry Design (R) in Action: High School

Leslie K. Maniotes

Library & information services; Health & Self-Help

Paperback

Edited by the cocreator of the Guided Inquiry Design (R) (GID) framework as well as an educator, speaker, and international... [more]

$78.95

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Card Catalog, The: Literary Treasures from America's Celebrated Library

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Card Catalog, The: Literary...

Carla Hayden

Bibliographic & subject control

Hardback

This is THE book for book lovers! Straight from the Library of Congress,... [more]

$69.99

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The Book Thieves: The Nazi Looting of Europe's Libraries and the Race to Return a Literary Inheritance

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The Book Thieves: The Nazi Looting of Europe's Libraries and the Race to...

Anders Rydell

Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; Library & information sciences; History; History: specific events & topics

Hardback

When Nazi soldiers ransacked Europe's libraries and bookshops, large and small, the books they stole were not burned. Instead,... [more]

$51.95

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The Science of Managing Our Digital Stuff

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The Science of Managing Our Digital Stuff

Ofer Bergman (Bar-Ilan University), Steve Whittaker (University of California Santa Cruz)

Library, archive & information management

Hardback

Why we organize our personal digital data the way we do and how design of new PIM systems can help us manage our information... [more]

$61.00

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Selecting and Implementing an Integrated Library System: The Most Important Decision You Will Ever Make

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Selecting and Implementing an Integrated Library System: The Most Important...

Richard Jost

Automation of library & information processes

Paperback

Selecting and Implementing an Integrated Library System: The Most Important Decision You Will Ever Make focuses on the intersection... [more]

$93.95

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Data Information Literacy: Librarians, Data and the Education of a New Generation of Researchers

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Data Information Literacy: Librarians, Data and the Education of a New Generation...

Jake Carlson, Lisa R. Johnston, Yuhan Huang

Library & information sciences

Paperback

Data information literacy is introduced as a new area of opportunity for librarians seeking to educate the next generation... [more]

$79.95

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BiblioTech: Why Libraries Matter More Than Ever in the Age of Google

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BiblioTech: Why Libraries Matter More Than Ever in the Age of Google

John Palfrey

Library & information services; Society & Social Sciences

Hardback

Founding chairman of the Digital Public Library of America John Palfrey... [more]

$45.95

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Improbable Libraries

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Improbable Libraries

Alex Johnson

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Library & information sciences

Hardback

Featuring the history and future of the 21st-century library, this book includes seven thematic chapters, each consisting... [more]

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Cataloguing and Classification: An introduction to AACR2, RDA, DDC, LCC, LCSH and MARC 21 Standards

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Cataloguing and Classification: An introduction to AACR2, RDA, DDC, LCC,...

Fotis Lazarinis (Adjunct Lecturer, Department of Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics, University of Thessaly and the Department of Archival and Library Sciences, Ionian University, Greece.)

Bibliographic & subject control; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Cataloguing and Classification introduces concepts and practices in cataloguing and classification, and common library standards.... [more]

$92.95

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The Best 100 Free Apps for Libraries

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The Best 100 Free Apps for Libraries

Jim Hahn

Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies; Automation of library & information processes

Paperback

Librarian Jim Hahn has carefully culled the over 500,000 available apps down to the 100 that are the absolute best for day-in,... [more]

$76.95

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