Librarianship Quo Vadis?: Opportunities and Dangers As We by Herbert S. White

By Herbert S. White

Librarians and libraries now face exceptional demanding situations, hazards, and possibilities. In his most modern number of articles and speeches, White specializes in the pro concerns confronting librarians at a time of elevated technological options-when basic info entry may be simply and without delay performed via finish clients, yet during which advanced info entry poses wishes and issues which the tip consumer won't even realize, not to mention comprehend. usually added with wit, those insightful and infrequently debatable commentaries are meant to impress critical proposal, dialogue, and finally, motion. A needs to learn for library and data technological know-how execs and beneficial supplementary examining for college kids of library and data technology.

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Progress in Botany, Volume 68 by Karl Esser, Ulrich E. Lüttge, W. Beyschlag, Jin Murata

By Karl Esser, Ulrich E. Lüttge, W. Beyschlag, Jin Murata

With one quantity every year, this sequence retains scientists and complicated scholars proficient of the newest advancements and leads to all parts of the plant sciences. the current quantity contains stories on genetics, cellphone biology, body structure, comparative morphology, systematics, ecology, and plants technological know-how.

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Finding the Quiet by Paul F. Wilson

By Paul F. Wilson

A strong ebook that will help you flow from chaos into tranquillity, from hecticness into peace, and from rigidity into joy-written by way of the fellow often called "the guru of calm." The Quiet" is a spot the place you cannot be touched via the noise and tensions of the fashionable international. a spot the place, regardless of what is taking place round you, you've gotten time and area to respire. a few humans spend a life of meditation perform and non secular reports trying to find it. The practices to find the Quiet are according to 4 basic steps that remodel how you suppose and what you get out of lifestyles. Following those innovations can result in: * peace of brain * readability of concept * emotional balance * actual healthiness we're additionally together with a bit of the Quiet, which supplies speedy and simple highlights for in the event you desire a speedy second of calm. no matter if you're a beginner at meditation or a life-time practitioner, the innovations offered find the Quiet are robust instruments to take you the place you need to be.

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Issues in Heritage, Museums and Galleries: An Introductory by Gerard Corsane

By Gerard Corsane

Bringing the reader some of the best of recent scholarship from the history neighborhood, this finished reader outlines and explains the various different concerns which were pointed out and taken to the fore within the box of historical past, museums and galleries during the last couple of a long time. the amount is split into 4 components: provides overviews and invaluable beginning issues for serious mirrored image focuses extra particularly on chosen problems with value, taking a look fairly on the museum's function and tasks within the postmodern and postcolonial global concentrates on matters on the topic of cultural historical past and tourism devoted to public participation in background, museum and gallery strategies and actions. The publication offers a terrific place to begin for these coming to the examine of museums and galleries for the 1st time.

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