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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]

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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

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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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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

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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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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

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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

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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

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

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Libraries

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Libraries

Bjarne Hammer

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

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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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The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood

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The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood

James Gleick

Library & information sciences; Society & Social Sciences; History of science

Paperback

Winner of the Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books 2012, the world's leading prize for popular science writing. [more]

$19.99

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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

Paperback

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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Teaching with Digital Badges: Best Practices for Libraries

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Teaching with Digital Badges: Best Practices for Libraries

Kelsey O'Brien, Trudi E. Jacobson

Library, archive & information management

Paperback

Teaching with Digital Badges: Best Practices for Libraries provides examples of how badges are enhancing and invigorating... [more]

$69.99

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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 Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World's Most Precious Manuscripts

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The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World's Most...

Joshua Hammer

Biography: religious & spiritual; Library, archive & information management; Storage, maintenance & preservation of collections; History; Islam

Hardback

To save precious centuries-old Arabic texts from Al Qaeda, a band of librarians... [more]

$43.95

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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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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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Introduction to Information Science

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Introduction to Information Science

David Bawden, Lyn Robinson

Library & information sciences

Paperback

This landmark textbook takes a whole subject approach to Information Science as a discipline and is designed to be the standard... [more]

$110.00

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Choosing Web 2.0 Tools for Learning and Teaching in a Digital World

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Choosing Web 2.0 Tools for Learning and Teaching in a Digital World

Pam Berger, Sally Trexler

Library & information sciences; Teaching staff

Paperback

Choosing Web 2.0 Tools for Learning and Teaching in a Digital World provides practical strategies and examples to effectively... [more]

$75.00

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The Neal-Schuman Library Technology Companion

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The Neal-Schuman Library Technology Companion

John J. Burke

Library & information sciences

Paperback

A guide to the library technology topics and tools. Including the advancements in the field, it guides you on how to successfully... [more]

$140.00

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Storytime Magic: 400 Fingerplays, Flannelboards, and Other Activities

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Storytime Magic: 400 Fingerplays, Flannelboards, and Other Activities

Kathy MacMillan, Christine Kirker

Children's literature studies: general; Library & information services

Paperback

Contains a sampling of art and craft ideas, songs, and action rhymes. This resource includes: thematic organization to make... [more]

$139.95

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Archives Power: Memory, Accountability, and Social Justice

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Archives Power: Memory, Accountability, and Social Justice

Randall C Jimerson

Reference works; Library & information sciences; History; Jurisprudence & general issues; Computing: general

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$144.95

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Glut: Mastering Information through the Ages

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Glut: Mastering Information through the Ages

Alex Wright

Library & information sciences; General & world history; Social & cultural history; Society & Social Sciences; Knowledge management

Paperback

Spanning disciplines from evolutionary theory and cultural anthropology to the history of books, libraries, and computer science,... [more]

$39.95

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Fundamentals of Information Studies: Understanding Information and Its Environment

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Fundamentals of Information Studies: Understanding Information and Its Environment...

June Lester, Wallace C. Koehler

Library & information sciences

Paperback

Covers 14 chapters that begin with The Impact of Information in Society and Fundamental Concepts of Information ; look... [more]

$121.95

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