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School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to Come
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Price: Free! Words: 45,690. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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A crowdsourced collection of over 100 essays from around the world about trends in school libraries written by librarians, teachers, publishers, and library vendors. Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton. Foreword by R. David Lankes. Photographs by Diane Cordell.
How to pass Magento Certification Exam in 30 days
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Price: Free! Words: 27,620. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
“How to pass Magento Certification Exam in 30 days” is written based on the 10 topics announced in the Study Guide of Magento. This book presents full knowledge of each topic as well as provides useful tips for developers to work with Magento. At the end of some topics, you can find questions that are designed to help revise what you have learned.
Introduction to Design Analysis of Algorithms - In Simple Way
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Price: Free! Words: 25,140. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
This book was very useful to easily understand the algorithms. This book is having enough examples on every algorithm. It has written for the sake of students to provide complete knowledge on Algorithms.
Information Literacy in the Wild
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Price: Free! Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro. Foreword by Jeffrey MacKie-Mason. A collection of essays on the topic of information and digital literacy from multiple perspectives.
Global Information Society Watch 2011
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Price: Free! Words: 166,540. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Essay » Technology
In the year of the arab uprisings Global Information Society Watch 2011 investigates how governments and internet and mobile phone companies are trying to restrict freedom online – and how citizens are responding to this using the very same technologies.
Essays in Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning
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Price: Free! Words: 69,050. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Essay » Technology
“Essays in CSCL” reflects on CSCL as a research field, situating Stahl’s work on the Virtual Math Teams Project and his theory of group cognition within CSCL. It describes the VMT research approach, technology, pedagogy and analysis methods. It presents findings that have emerged from the VMT Project about the nature of online interaction in CSCL. It concludes with reports of current work.
Plug-in and Live: Voices from the Digital Natives
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Price: Free! Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
Plug-in and Live: Voices from the Digital Natives is a collection of essays by 7 college students at Concord University. Through their guided examination of the cultural context of technology, video gaming culture, and social media, they share what it is like to be a digital native in the US. Compiled by Dr. Alecea Standlee, these essays provide a glimpse into the techno world of college students.
Engineering Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Engineering Stories are Realistic Fiction, short story dramatizations allowing the reader, through narration, description, dialogue, and thought to experience the challenges and satisfaction of being an engineer, inventor, or scientist. Come into my office, conference room, and laboratory - Experience my adventures, teams, challenges, thoughts, travels, and sudden insights.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Information Literacy 
But Were Afraid to Google
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Price: Free! Words: 28,220. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Essay » Technology
A collection of reflections about information and digital literacy practice in schools, libraries, support organizations, and informal learning settings. Note to Smashwords users: hyperlinks may not be functional in the HTML or JavaScript versions but are active in the .epub and .mobi downloads.
Learning Old School Linux
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Price: Free! Words: 43,220. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
Linux has long been regarded by engineers as the superior operating system. Whether or not you should trust their opinions is still up for debate. However, if you are looking for a simple, basic overview of everything Linux-related, look no further than this compilation of articles written for ComputorEdge magazine from 2003-2010.
A Jornada Social
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Price: Free! Words: 34,160. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
O livro conta uma parte da história do Grupo Estrela, empresa familiar, fundada por Jorge Henrique Estrela há 30 anos, que se transformou em um império nacional na área do varejo. Cobre, mais precisamente, eventos que ocorreram no ano de 2011, ainda sob reflexos da crise internacional de 2008/2009.
Thoughts & Stuff Volume 1: 2010 to 2011
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Price: Free! Words: 21,620. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Essay » Technology
A free collection of some of (what I think is) my best work from my blog Thoughts & Stuff. Ranging from game reviews, to my somewhat crazy opinions of the tech world, and even a few life observations thrown in for a good measure.
Mindkind: Math & Physics for the New Millennium
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,710. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
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Reminiscent of Victorian Age scientific philosophy, Mindkind interweaves alternative theories of physics, mathematics and geometry with the nature, origin and destiny of humanity in the universe.
Easy Way To Integral Calculus
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Price: Free! Words: 56,490. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
I am really thankful to smashwords. I just scared for the format. My dream was to help to poor only.We need your blessings. Next time we will edit the format.
An Invisible Chain of our Time
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Price: Free! Words: 69,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
A critical insight over the assumed changes that we have done and do, which have never had any logical basis. Reasons to change the point of view about our way of life: health, food, time, relationships, work, home, as well as all are related. What feels and thinks an environmentalist that is lacking within all of us.
The Story of the ThinkPad: Building a Global Success
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Price: Free! Words: 35,880. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
A simple account of the journey of a group of people who shared a common vision towards building the iconic ThinkPad.
Mobile App Growth Hacks - Developer Interviews iOS 8
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Price: Free! Words: 65,810. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Business
We interviewed developers from around the world while conducting market research for Mobile App Growth Hacks. It was an amazing experience! Take a moment and check out their inspiring stories and learn from their collective wisdom.
Acupuncture: The Easy Way - Or the Hard Way
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Acupressure & acupuncture
Why I think the "Japanese style" of acupuncture and moxibustion is better suited for most western foreigners than the Chinese form. While this is NOT a textbook, I try to explain the characteristics of a number of representative Japanese techniques. My "personal views" may academically not entirely be accurate.
Time Travel To Ancient Math & Physics
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,720. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Time Travel is the companion book to Mindkind: Math & Physics for the New Millennium. There we are provided with a new math and physics to carry us forward into the future. In Time Travel, we go back in time to take an insightful look at ancient civilizations and the science and mathematics they used.
Bioquestions And The Mechanical Answer
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 60,670. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
This is a book of puzzling questions. A different book in which biology is used as a foundation to build a down-to-earth narrative, in the hope of addressing all basic human concerns from a modern, casual and holistic perspective; with enough substance so that the reader may question the music or the noise of the world that can be heard everywhere, full of selfish and extraneous interests.