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Engaging babies in the library : putting theory into practice

Debra J Knoll · ALA Editions
Pages: 115
Format: Print book

Public libraries across the nation continue to transform themselves into learning centers for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. There are many resources available to help librarians create baby-friendly play spaces and enhanced storytimes, but until now there has been gap in the literature...
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Mosby's Review for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination, 2e

James J. Mizner BS MBA RPh · Mosby; 2 edition
Format: Paperback

This complete review includes everything you need to study for and pass the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) and ExCPT exams! Review the content you'll see on the exam with handy outlines and helpful electronic flash cards, then prepare for the exam with a section on test-taking...
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Kaplan NCLEX-RN Medications You Need to Know for the Exam

Kaplan · Kaplan Publishing; 4th Edition edition
Format: Print book

The most detailed, portable, and easy-to-use drug guide to help students pass the NCLEX-RN! Prospective nursing students looking for the best guide on the market to help prepare them for the NCLEX-RN are turning to Kaplan. Nursing students are constantly on-the-go, and they need study materials...
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The Waste Land

T S Eliot · Liveright Publishing Corporation
Pages: 84
Format: Hardcover

The first edition of T. S. Eliot's masterpiece reappears with a major introduction by Pulitzer Prize-winner Paul Muldoon.The Waste Land is arguably the most important poem of the twentieth century. First published in the United States by Boni & Liveright in 1922, this landmark reissue...
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Love & logic solutions for kids with special needs

David Funk · Love and Logic Press
Pages: 258
Format: Book

In some way, we all touch the lives of special needs kids. Dave Funk helps us understand these unique individuals and the important part we play in their lives. Each page of this book provides: Tools and insights for those teaching special need kids. Learning at its best through stories...
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Rich, Free, and Miserable: The Failure of Success in America

John Brueggemann · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 244
Format: Hardcover

Compared to much of the rest of the world, America and its citizens are rich. But many people are also deeply miserable--at work, at home, or both. In this provocative book, author John Brueggemann unpacks why so many people are struggling, both emotionally and financially, in a nation...
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Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: Keep Your Property & Repay Debts Over Time

Robin Leonard J.D. · NOLO; 9 edition
Format: Paperback

Reduce your debts, save your property -- and start over! Are you behind on your mortgage, taxes or other bills? Are creditors threatening foreclosure or repossession? This book will show you how to save your house, car and other assets with Chapter 13 Bankruptcy. It lets you cancel your...
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Library 2020: Today's Leading Visionaries Describe Tomorrow's Library

Joseph Janes · Scarecrow Press
Pages: 168
Format: Paperback

Thinking about the future of libraries, librarianship and the work librarians do is as old as libraries themselves. (No doubt seminars were organized by the Alexandria Librarians Association on the future of the scroll and what to do about the rising barbarian tide.) At no time in our memory,...
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Rogue States: The Rule of Force in World Affairs

Noam Chomsky · South End Press
Pages: 150
Format: Paperback

ContentsRogues' Gallery: Who Qualifies? Rogue States Crisis in the Balkans East Timor Retrospective "Plan Colombia" Cuba and the US Government: David vs. Goliath Putting on the Pressure: Latin America Jubilee 2000 "Recovering Rights": A Crooked Path The United States...
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The Great Good Place: Cafes, Coffee Shops, Bookstores, Bars, Hair Salons, and Other Hangouts at the Heart of a Community

Ray Oldenburg · Marlowe & Company; 3rd edition
Pages: 368
Format: Paperback

The Great Good Place argues that "third places" - where people can gather, put aside the concerns of work and home, and hang out simply for the pleasures of good company and lively conversation - are the heart of a community's social vitality and the grassroots of democracy.
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Housing First: Ending Homelessness, Transforming Systems, and Changing Lives

Deborah Padgett · Oxford University Press, USA
Pages: 248
Format: Hardcover

This book is the first to chronicle the story of Housing First (HF) , a paradigm-shifting evidence-based approach to ending homelessness that began in New York City in 1992 and rapidly spread to other cities nationally and internationally. The authors report on the rise of a 'homeless...
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The 36-Hour Day, fourth edition, large print: The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for People with Alzheimer Disease, Other Dementias, and Memory ... Life (A Johns Hopkins Press Health Book)

Nancy L. Mace · The Johns Hopkins University Press; 4th edition
Format: Large Print]

Revised in 2006 for its twenty-fifth anniversary, this best-selling book is the "bible" for families caring for people with Alzheimer disease, offering comfort and support to millions worldwide. In addition to the practical and compassionate guidance that have made The 36-Hour...
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Distant Reading

Franco Moretti · Verso
Pages: 224
Format:  Book : EnglishView all editions and formats

WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD How does a literary historian end up thinking in terms of z-scores, principal component analysis, and clustering coefficients? The essays in Distant Reading led to a new and often contested paradigm of literary analysis. In presenting them...
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Master The Mechanical Aptitude and Spatial Relations Test

Peterson's · Peterson''''s; 7 edition
Format: Paperback

Master the Mechanical Aptitude & Spatial Relations Tests provides the key to test-prep success on exams measuring spatial relations, symbol reasoning, and mechnical aptitude for training and employment opportunities in the military, civil service, technical schools, and private industry....
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