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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Genre Theory in Information Studies

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Genre Theory in Information Studies

Jack Andersen

Library & information sciences

Paperback

This book highlights the important role genre theory plays within information studies. It illustrates how modern genre studies... [more]

$202.95

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Reads Well with Others: An Unshelved Collection

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Reads Well with Others: An Unshelved Collection

Gene Ambaum

Fiction & Literature; Library & information sciences; Cartoons & comic strips

Paperback

Reprints comic strips originally published online from April 1, 2013, to September 25, 2014, plus Conference Tips that appeared... [more]

$21.95

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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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Makerspaces: A Practical Guide for Librarians

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Makerspaces: A Practical Guide for Librarians

John J. Burke

Library, archive & information management

Paperback

Makerspaces: A Practical Guide for Librarians helps librarians create DIY... [more]

$109.95

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Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management

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Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management

Peggy Johnson

Acquisitions & collection development; Business & Economics

Paperback

Johnson, a librarian at the University of Minnesota and editor Technicalities;... [more]

$172.45

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The Neal-Schuman Library Technology Companion, Fourth Edition: A Basic Guide for Library Staff

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The Neal-Schuman Library Technology Companion, Fourth Edition: A Basic Guide...

John Burke

Library & information sciences; Business & Economics; Business applications

Paperback

Improve performance, boost productivity, and stay connected with this all-in-one guide to the latest library technology topics... [more]

$155.00

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The Book: A Global History

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The Book: A Global History

Michael F. Suarez, SJ, H. R. Woudhuysen

Library & information sciences; Social & cultural history; Material culture; Publishing industry

Hardback

Tracing the history of the book throughout the world from ancient times to the present day, this reference draws on the widely... [more]

$71.95

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The World's Strongest Librarian: A Memoir of Tourette's, Faith, Strength, and the Power of Family

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The World's Strongest Librarian: A Memoir of Tourette's, Faith, Strength,...

Josh Hanagarne

Biography; Memoirs; Library & information sciences

Hardback

An inspiring story of how a Mormon kid with Tourette's found salvation in books and weight-lifting. Hanagarne couldn't be... [more]

$29.99

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