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Fiske Guide to Colleges 2017

Edward Fiske · Sourcebooks
Pages: 880
Format: Print book

"The best college guide you can buy."-USA TodayEvery college and university has a story, and no one tells those stories like former New York Times education editor Edward B. Fiske. That's why, for more than 30 years, the Fiske Guide to Colleges has been the leading guide to 320 four-year...
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Transforming Your Library into a Learning Playground: A Practical Guide for Public Librarians

Brittany R Jacobs · Libraries Unlimited
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Public libraries need to offer relevant, exciting, and stimulating learning centers that appeal to kids. This book is a step-by-step guide for creating affordable and effective educational programs for children and youth by focusing on one simple concept: play.* Provides a step-by-step...
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Creating and Sharing Online Library Instruction: A How-To-Do-It Manual For Librarians

Joelle Pitts · American Library Association
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Designed to be reused and shared, learning objects are digital content and assessments centered on student learning outcomes. The promise of sharing online instruction across libraries, campuses, or a consortium holds time-saving appeal. An easy to follow tutorial for creating online library...
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Barron's 6 Practice Tests for the NEW SAT, 2nd Edition

Philip Geer Ed.M. · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 456
Format: Paperback

College-bound students will find intensive test-taking practice for the all-important SAT in this brand-new book. They'll find everything they need to ace the test, including:Six full-length practice exams similar in length, structure, question type, and degree of difficulty to the new 2016...
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500 ACT English and Reading Questions to Know by Test Day, 2ed

Inc. Anaxos · McGraw-Hill Education
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

Discover 500 Ways to Achieve Your Highest Score on the ACT! The ACT is required by more colleges and universities than any other college entrance exam. This essential guide will help you sharpen your skills and study more effectively for the exam. The questions are similar to the ones...
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Reynard the Fox: A New Translation

James Simpson · Liveright; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

One of the greatest characters of medieval literature, the trickster Reynard the Fox, comes to life in this rollicking new translation.What do a weak lion king, a grief-stricken rooster, a dim-witted bear, and one really angry wolf have in common? The answer is theyve all been had by one sly fox named...
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Revolutionary Medicine: The Founding Fathers and Mothers in Sickness and in Health

Jeanne E. Abrams · NYU Press; 1 edition
Format: Print book

Before the advent of modern antibiotics, one’s life could be abruptly shattered by contagion and death, and debility from infectious diseases and epidemics was commonplace for early Americans, regardless of social status. Concerns over health affected the founding fathers and their...
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Daily Life during the California Gold Rush

Thomas Maxwell-Long · Greenwood
Format: Hardcover

It is easy to see the vestiges of the California Gold Rush in the state's modern culture. The San Francisco 49ers football team are named after the term given to those who flocked to California in 1849 in search of gold; California is nicknamed "the golden state;" and the official...
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The Reference Interview Today: Negotiating and Answering Questions Face to Face, on the Phone, and Virtually

Dave Harmeyer · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format: Paperback

More an art than a science, the reference interview requires not only knowing a specific set of skills, but also how to apply those skills in an ever-changing world. Good reference interviews accomplish three goals establishing contact with the user, determining what the users information...
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500 ACT Science Questions to Know by Test Day, 2ed

INC ANAXOS · McGraw-Hill Education
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Discover 500 Ways to Achieve Your Highest Score on the ACT! The ACT is required or preferred by more colleges and universities than any other college entrance exam. This essential guide will help you sharpen your skills and study more effectively for the exam. The questions are similar...
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12 stupid things that mess up recovery : avoiding relapse through self-awareness and right action

Allen Berger · Hazelden
Pages: 136
Format:  Book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Explores twelve common beliefs and attitudes that interfere with addiction recovery, and provides tools to address and correct these beliefs.
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God Bless America: The Origins of Over 1,500 Patriotic Words and Phrases

Robert Hendrickson · Skyhorse Publishing; 1 edition
Pages: 564
Format: Paperback

The Queens English has no place across the pond, where a long history of defiance, creativity, and originality has made its way into the everyday vocabulary of Americans coast-to-coast. God Bless America is an informative and entertaining guide to the meaning and history beneath our uniquely...
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Getting the Joke: The Inner Workings of Stand-Up Comedy

Oliver Double · Bloomsbury Methuen Drama; 2 edition
Format: Paperback

This is the kind of book that troubles grey-suited committees of academic peers. Its too enjoyable. But that, given its subject, is just what it ought to be, and it treats that subject seriously . . . There isnt a dull page anywhere in the book. - Professor Peter Thomson, Studies in Theatre...
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Barron's CLEP, 12th Edition

Willam Doster · Barron's Educational Series; 12 edition
Format: Print book

The CLEP, or College Level Examination Program, is a college-entrance test battery given to adults who return to the classroom after an absence of several years--perhaps after working at a full-time job or raising a family. This updated manual presents two full-length sample examinations...
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Electricial Licensing Exam Power Practice: Preparation to Gain Journeyman Electrician Certification

LEARNING EXPRESS. · Learningexpress, Llc
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Most states require electrical licensure for to become an electrician. Part of the licensing process includes passing an exam which tests the knowledge of the National Electric Code and electrical theory. This code is updated every 3 years.This guide reflects the newly updated NFPA 70 National...
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