The Late Age Of Print

Author: Ted Striphas
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231148151
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Originally published: New York: Columbia University Press, 2009. With new preface.

Public Library Youth Services

Author: Holly G. Willett
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781567501223
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COLLECTIONS Virtually all public libraries provide a collection of books and
other items selected expressly for children. As previously noted, most selectors
devote the major portion of their materials expenditures to books and other print
materials. The discussion of television and computers in Chapter 1 described the
nature of most library collections for young people and their access to
audiovisuals, personal computers, and software. Table 4.1 presents this
information in tabular form ...

Read Rhyme And Romp Early Literacy Skills And Activities For Librarians Teachers And Parents

Author: Heather McNeil
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598849573
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A study, “Children's Access to Print Material and EducationRelated Outcomes” (
August, 2010), was commissioned by Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) and
conducted by Learning Point Associates, “a nonprofit education research and
consulting organization and affiliate of American Institutes for ... Children with
greater access to books and other print materials—through either borrowing
books or receiving books to own—express more enjoyment of books, reading,
and academics.

The Book In Africa

Author: C. Davis
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137401621
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Part I comprises case studies of the Cape Colony, Morocco, Ethiopia and Mali,
and examines the relationship between transcribed manuscripts and printed
books in these different African contexts. The chapters are particularly concerned
with the longterm legacy of Arabic manuscript traditions across Africa, the
transitions between scribal and print media, and the social and cultural impact of
print. Archie L. Dick's opening chapter highlights the coexistence of print and
scribal traditions ...

Technical Education Current Status And Future Directions Vol Iii

Author: Natarajan R
Publisher: ICFAI Books
ISBN: 8178815915
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In a general sense, educational media include texts, workshops, programmed
books and other print materials; tapes, records and other audio materials;
filmstrips, motion pictures and other photographic materials; games, apparatus
and a number of other manipulative materials; charts, signs, maps and other
graphic materials; dioramas, bulletin boards, felt boards and other displays; as
well as other resources which serve as the carriers of messages. Many of these
media-based ...

The Knowledge Context

Author: Philip G. Altbach
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780887064449
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Chapter 9 Book Publishing in a Developing Regional Culture: The Case of
Maharashtra, India Books and other printed materials play an important role in
the Third World. They contribute to the growth and dissemination of knowledge,
they are often integral to the creation of an indigneous political culture, and they
are a key to the growth and maintenance of literacy. Central to the issue of
providing printed materials is the publishing process.1 Most of the rather limited
attention paid to ...

Local History Collections In Libraries

Author: Faye Phillips
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563081415
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Is there danger of theft of the materials? Is food allowed in the microfilming area?
Are all procedures up to archival and ANSI standards'." Once the decision is
made to microfilm materials, proper procedures for identifying and handling the
materials must be established. Books and other printed materials being
microfilmed need identifying target sheets — pages of information inserted before
microfilming at the beginning of the film, stating who owns the material and who
is doing the ...