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The Librarian's Guide to Book Programs and Author Events

Brad Hooper · ALA Editions
Pages: 135
Format: Print book

From hosting authors to planning and coordinating book activities such as book signings and book clubs, libraries are perfect venues for readers to interact directly with authors and their books. And mounting literary programming can be easier than you might think. In this guide BOOKLIST...
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Library and Information Center Management, 6th Edition

Robert D Stueart · Libraries Unlimited
Pages: 550
Format: Hardcover

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Kaplan ASVAB 2015 Strategies, Practice, and Review with 4 Practice Tests: Book + Online

Kaplan · Kaplan Publishing; Pap/Psc edition
Format: Book

Kaplan's ASVAB 2015 Strategies, Practice, and Review with 4 Practice Tests is a print online study system that prepares you to succeed on the ASVAB and AFQT, including Word Knowledge, Arithmetic Reasoning, General Science, Mechanical Comprehension, and more.Kaplan's ASVAB 2015...
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Atomic Accidents: A History of Nuclear Meltdowns and Disasters: From the Ozark Mountains to Fukushima

James Mahaffey · Pegasus Books
Pages: 442
Format: Hardcover

A gripping narrative of nuclear mishaps and meltdowns around the globe, all of which have proven pivotal to the advancement of nuclear science.From the moment radiation was discovered in the late nineteenth century, nuclear science has had a rich history of innovative scientific exploration...
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Waste-free kitchen handbook : a guide to eating well and saving money by wasting less food

Dana Gunders · Chronicle Books
Pages: 200
Format: Print book

Despite a growing awareness of food waste, many well-intentioned home cooks lack the tools to change their habits. This handbook - packed with engaging checklists, simple recipes, practical strategies, and educational infographics - is the ultimate tool for reducing food waste. From a scientist...
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Snowball in a Blizzard: A Physician's Notes on Uncertainty in Medicine

Steven Hatch · Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group
Pages: 312
Format: Print book

There's a running joke among radiologists: finding a tumor in a mammogram is akin to finding a snowball in a blizzard. A bit of medical gallows humor, this simile illustrates the difficulties of finding signals (the snowball) against a background of noise (the blizzard) . Doctors are faced...
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It's Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens

danah boyd · YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS
Pages: 281
Format: Hardcover

What is new about how teenagers communicate through services such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram? Do social media affect the quality of teens' lives? In this eye-opening book, youth culture and technology expert danah boyd uncovers some of the major myths regarding teens' use of social...
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Getting Financial Aid 2015

College Entrance Examination Board. · College Board; Ninth Edition edition
Format: Book

A must-have book in todays economy Getting Financial Aid is for parents and students challenged by the cost of college The all-important FAFSA form is explained with step-by-step instructions and the College Boards CSSFinancial Aid PROFILE form is explained by the people who administer...
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Pass Key to the GRE, 9th Edition

SHARON WEINER GREEN · BARRON'S
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Barron's ninth edition of Pass Key to the GRE is a condensed version of its full-size GRE test prep manual. This new edition offers:An overview of the computer-based GRE TestTwo full-length practice tests that reflect the GRE formatAnswer keys and full explanations for all test questionsExtensive...
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COMPASS Exam Secrets Study Guide: COMPASS Test Review for the Computer Adaptive Placement Assessment and Support System

Mometrix Media LLC. · Mometrix Media Llc
Pages: 214
Format: Paperback

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Get the test prep help you need to get the results you deserve. The COMPASS exam is extremely challenging and thorough test preparation is essential for success. COMPASS Exam Secrets Study Guide is the ideal prep solution for anyone who wants to pass...
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Building a Better Teacher: How Teaching Works

Elizabeth Green · W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

A 2014 New York Times Book Review Notable BookWe've all had great teachers who opened new worlds, maybe even changed our lives. What made them so great?Everyone agrees that a great teacher can have an enormous impact. Yet we still don't know what, precisely, makes a teacher great....
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Barron's ACT with CD-ROM, 2nd Edition

Brian Stewart · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 816
Format: Paperback

College-bound students preparing for the ACT will find the help they need in this fully updated edition of Barron's trusted ACT study manual. With over 1,600 practice questions in the book and 432 additional questions on the optional CD-ROM, this manual has the greatest quantity of high-quality...
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Kaplan ASVAB 2016 Strategies, Practice, and Review with 4 Practice Tests: Book Online

Kaplan · Kaplan Publishing
Pages: 588
Format: Paperback

Kaplan's ASVAB 2016 Strategies, Practice, and Review with 4 Practice Tests is a print online mobile study system that prepares you to succeed on the ASVAB and AFQT, with extensive review of all ASVAB subject tests. Kaplan's ASVAB 2016 Strategies, Practice, and Review includes:4...
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School Bullying: New Perspectives on a Growing Problem

David R. Dupper · Oxford University Press, USA
Pages: 119
Format: Paperback

Bullying is one of the most prevalent and insidious forms of school violence today, impacting the learning environment of schools in profound ways. Victims of chronic bullying have poorer grades, increased rates of truancy, increased rates of dropping out, loss of self-esteem, feelings...
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College handbook 2017.

College Board. · College Board
Pages: 2336
Format:  Print book : English

This is the only guide available that contains objective information on every accredited college in the United States 2,200 four-year colleges and universities, and 1,700 two-year community colleges and technical schools. With its clearly laid-out entries and more than 40 indexes, the College...
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