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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Presence of Mind: Journey to a New Operating System
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,770. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Presence of Mind is the personal journey of a technology writer who hit the wall and became overwhelmed with the struggle to keep up with the demands of both his profession and his inner programming. The journey back was facilitated by insights into the deep connection between the software which is programmed by humans, and the genetic code which is the intelligent energy behind Life itself.
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.
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.
Architecture Body of Knowledge
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,760. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Essay » Technology
Imagine...unleashing your organization's potential, people knowing what must be done and empowered to do it, executing the right decisions the first time with predictable and desirable outcomes. Imagine...this is you! Opportunities through Discovery. Innovation by Design. What opportunities can you imagine?
God's Loaded Dice
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You set the price! Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Albert Einstein believed that the universe was governed by a rational god who would never dream of playing dice with his precious creation. Yet, if scientists have learned anything over the past century, it is that the universe is anything but rational. Thus, a word to the wise: if there is a god, he does play dice. Further, scientists who don't wish to crap out would be well advised to wise up to