Reference Source for Small and Medium-Sized Libraries by Jack O'Gorman

By Jack O'Gorman

Targeting new reference resources released on the grounds that 2008 and reference titles that experience retained their relevance, this re-creation brings O Gorman's whole and authoritative advisor to the easiest reference assets for small and medium-sized educational and public libraries totally brand new. approximately forty percentage of the content material is new to this variation. Containing resources chosen and annotated by means of a group of public and educational librarians, the works integrated were selected for price and services in particular topic components. both important for either library buyers and employees, this resource

  • Covers greater than a dozen key topic parts, together with normal Reference; Philosophy, faith, and Ethics; Psychology and Psychiatry; Social Sciences and Sociology; enterprise and Careers; Political technological know-how and legislations; schooling; phrases and Languages; technological know-how and know-how; historical past; and acting Arts
  • Encompasses database items, CD-ROMs, web content, and different digital assets as well as print materials
  • Includes thorough annotations for every resource, with info on author/editor, writer, expense, structure, Dewey and LC category numbers, and more

Library buyers will locate this a useful source for present daily issues. Librarians will get pleasure from it as either a reference and assortment improvement device, understanding it s sponsored by means of ALA's lengthy culture of excellence in reference choice.

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Lung Disease - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

This can be a 3-in-1 reference publication. It supplies a whole clinical dictionary protecting 1000's of phrases and expressions when it comes to lung disorder. It additionally provides vast lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it offers details to clients on easy methods to replace their wisdom utilizing a number of net assets. The booklet is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, clinical researchers, and sufferers who are looking to get to grips with examine devoted to lung illness. in case your time is effective, this booklet is for you. First, you won't waste time looking the net whereas lacking loads of appropriate details. moment, the publication additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste money and time printing hundreds and hundreds of websites.

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Geschichte des politischen Denkens: Band 1.2: Die Griechen. by Henning Ottmann

By Henning Ottmann

Die politische Kultur der westlichen Welt in einer breit angelegten Gesamtschau. Von den Griechen und ihrer Entdeckung von Politik und Demokratie, über die Römer und die christliche Welt bis zur Gegenwart, die vom Kampf um Menschenrechte und dem Totalitarismus zugleich gezeichnet ist, wird das ganze Spektrum des Politischen Denkens vorgestellt. Band 1.2: Die Darstellung setzt ein mit den Klassikern Platon und Aristoteles. Den Abschluss des Bandes bildet der Hellenismus mit seinen Philosophenschulen und Gottkönigen, mit Alexander dem Großen, Epikur, den Kynikern und der Stoa.

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Serial vigilantes of paperback fiction : an encyclopedia by Brad Mengel

By Brad Mengel

Tough justice has frequently been served within the pages of serial novels, significantly starting with Don Pendleton's The Executioner in 1969. this can be the 1st evaluation of the serial vigilante style, which featured such hard-boiled protagonists as Nick Carter, Mark Stone, Jake model and capable crew one of the a hundred thirty sequence that Pendleton's novel. Serial vigilantes time and again take the legislations into their very own fingers, establishing Read more...

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bargains an outline of the serial vigilante style, which featured such hard-boiled protagonists as Nick Carter and Mark Stone. This publication examines the connections among the serial vigilante and the Read more...

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Asperger's Disorder: A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, And by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

It is a 3-in-1 reference e-book. It supplies an entire scientific dictionary protecting 1000's of phrases and expressions with regards to Asperger's illness. It additionally offers vast lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it offers info to clients on easy methods to replace their wisdom utilizing quite a few web assets. The booklet is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, scientific researchers, and sufferers who are looking to get to grips with study devoted to Asperger's affliction. in case your time is efficacious, this booklet is for you. First, you won't waste time looking the net whereas lacking loads of proper details. moment, the e-book additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste time and cash printing enormous quantities of web content.

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Teaching Revising and Editing: An Annotated Bibliography by Bruce W. Speck

By Bruce W. Speck

Educating Revising and enhancing is dedicated to the various features of the writing, revising, and ebook procedure. It presents a finished assessment of the literature over the last 25 years and applies to writing actions in K-12, undergraduate, graduate study rooms, and the place of work. each one directory is annotated, giving readers loads of major information regarding every one source.Over 800 annotated entries for books, articles, studies, bibliographies, and different resources are integrated. The publication is split into sections on educating revision and enhancing in educational and nonacademic settings. unique school room matters corresponding to educating studying disabled scholars, non-native writers, and ESL periods are mentioned. And, there are sub-sections on enterprise sessions, developmental writing periods, and technical writing classes. The nonacademic sections supply assets that hide revising and modifying within the normal office and writing fabric for newspaper and journal submissions. distinct writer and topic indexes can assist readers locate particular subject matters of curiosity.

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An emergent theory of digital library metadata : enrich then by Alemu, Getaneh; Stevens, Brett

By Alemu, Getaneh; Stevens, Brett

An Emergent thought of electronic Library Metadata is a response to the present electronic library panorama that's being challenged with transforming into on-line collections and altering person expectancies. the speculation presents the conceptual underpinnings for a brand new technique which strikes clear of professional outlined standardised metadata to a person pushed method with clients as metadata co-creators. relocating clear of definitive, authoritative, metadata to a approach that displays the variety of clients’ terminologies, it adjustments the present specialise in metadata simplicity and potency to 1 of metadata enriching, that is a continuing and evolving strategy of info linking. From predefined description to details conceptualised, contextualised and filtered on the aspect of supply. via featuring this shift, this publication offers a coherent constitution within which destiny technological advancements could be considered.

    • Metadata is efficacious whilst constantly enriched through specialists and users
    • Metadata enriching effects from ubiquitous linking
    • Metadata is a source that are meant to be associated openly
    • The energy of metadata is unlocked while enriched metadata is filtered for clients individually

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    Anarchist Periodicals in English Published in the United by Ernesto A. Longa

    By Ernesto A. Longa

    In the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, dozens of anarchist courses seemed in the course of the usa regardless of constrained monetary assets, a pestering and censorial postal division, and chronic harassment, arrest, and imprisonment through the country. Such works energetically encouraged a stateless society equipped upon person liberty and voluntary cooperation. In Anarchist Periodicals in English released within the usa (1833-1955): An Annotated Guide, Ernesto A. Longa presents a glimpse into the doctrines of those publications.

    This quantity highlights the articles, reviews, manifestos, and inventive works of anarchists and left libertarians who have been devoted to propagandizing opposed to authoritarianism, sham democracy, salary and intercourse slavery, and race prejudice. within the survey are approximately a hundred newspapers produced all through North the US. for every access, the next details is supplied: name, matters tested, subtitle, editor, e-book details, together with position and frequency of ebook, participants, beneficial properties and topics, previous and succeeding titles and an OCLC quantity to facilitate the identity of possessing libraries through a WorldCat seek. Excerpts from a range of articles are supplied to express either the ideological orientation and rhetorical sort of each one paper's editors and individuals. ultimately, targeted realization is given to highlighting the scope of anarchist involvement in fighting obscenity and exertions legislation that abridged the proper to freely circulation reform papers in the course of the mails, communicate on road corners, and gather in union halls.

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    Ellen Stewart and La Mama: A Bio-Bibliography by Barbara L. Horn

    By Barbara L. Horn

    This learn chronicles the lifestyles and profession of Ellen Stewart and her experimental theater, Cafe los angeles Mama. as soon as an finished Black designer, Stewart--with no adventure in theater--founded and built essentially the most influential experimental theaters on this planet. the quantity contains a brief biography, a chronology of the main major occasions with regards to Stewart and l. a. Mama, a list of the greater than 1400 performs produced at l. a. Mama, and an annotated bibliography. Appendices record l. a. Mama's Obie awards, awards gained through Stewart, and exhibits directed by way of Stewart. the amount provides a desirable account of the actual, emotional, and political stipulations surrounding the background of Cafe los angeles Mama, whereas targeting a Black American artist who boldly cast a distinct segment in a space formerly inaccessible to Black girls.

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