Addresses the special issues that teens who have physical disabilities must tackle, such as school, relationships, sports and recreation, assistive... Læs mere
Examines the fundamental values that have characterized the development of medical librarianship since its foundation. This work... Læs mere
This book reports on a study examining 'Imposed Queries in the School Library Media Center, ' and is a follow up to a pilot study on the same topic. The analysis is presented in a way that provides a clear road map for researchers, students, and practitioners who wish to undert..
Explains legal concepts in plain English so that librarians and archivists will be able to understand the principles that affect them on a daily basis. This book... Læs mere
This book describes and illustrates the basic anatomy of more than muscles and their use in playing specific musical instruments. It identifies corrective massage points for these muscles, holding points, and appropriate nutrition.
Provides a mechanism for teachers - pre-service through veteran - to develop an understanding of multicultural literature and the... Læs mere
Sixty four information professionals from diverse positions, workplaces, and locations offer practical advice on a wide variety of career issues. The advice is aimed at... Læs mere
The ideas of information as an autonomous variable and of the primacy of theoretical knowledge have been recurrent themes in discussions of the information society. In... Læs mere
This book is a compilation of outstanding children's authors' websites, children's literature websites, and notable storybook character websites that go beyond the ordinary content.
As Jacqueline Woodson has taken an increasing number of risks with her themes, she has also continued to develop as an artist. This volume includes a critical analysis of how Woodson's life and work intertwine and of the themes and her own goals as a writer and artist.
A teen guide showing how cultural differences may be at the root of conflicts that crop up daily in high schools, on the job, in the courts and even within families. The book covers the causes of cultural conflicts, how stereotypes are perpetuated and how hate groups operate.