2017-06-06

Children's Illustrated Thesaurus

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  • Full Title : Children's Illustrated Thesaurus
  • Author : ,
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • ISBN Code : 0744038820
  • Pages : 256
  • Format : Pdf - ePub
  • Language : English
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Never be lost for words with this perfect reference book for young readers and writers. With more than four thousand words, Children's Illustrated Thesaurus has everything a child needs to develop their vocabulary. Each entry in the book is supported by a definition and used in a sentence as an example to explain their usage to young readers. This comprehensive book shows a range of synonyms to provide extra words that can be used during writing, from types of emotion to weather phenomenon. Colorful images and supporting illustrations place every word in context and help you better understand its meaning. With its fresh and fun design, the Children's Illustrated Thesaurus will inspire children to build a rich and vibrant vocabulary and help boost their confidence when they begin their next writing project.


2017-10-10

DK Children's Encyclopedia

By DK
  • Full Title : DK Children's Encyclopedia
  • Author : DK
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • ISBN Code : 1465494472
  • Pages : 304
  • Format : Pdf - ePub
  • Language : English
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The ultimate book of knowledge for kids aged 7 to 9, this thorough children's encyclopedia contains all the homework answers your kids will need, explained clearly and checked by experts. An engaging, traditional-style general reference book for kids covering all the key subjects including Arts, People, History, Earth, Nature, Science, Technology, Space, and the Human Body in alphabetical order. This encyclopedia for children is a must-have resource for every student's shelf, with age-appropriate, jargon-free text accompanied by stunning, detailed images covering over 240 topics all in one place, from science and nature to history and the arts. Essential for any child who wants to discover as much as possible about the world around them. Packed with information, each single-page entry in this fabulous kid's encyclopedia features a key topic explained in a concise manner accompanied by gorgeous visuals, fun facts about the world and extensive cross-references revealing the links between subject areas. Kids can learn about Ancient Rome, chemistry, evolution, microscopic life, robots, Vikings, and so much more. Written, edited, and designed by a team of experts, vetted by educational consultants, and properly levelled to the reading age, this is the ultimate knowledge book for kids. Explore, Wonder And Learn! The ultimate illustrated children's encyclopedia is packed with thousands of incredible and essential facts on favourite subjects! Beautiful illustrations, colourful maps, and magnificent photographs bring every single page to life. Inspiring and informative, the DK Children's Encyclopedia is a book of wonder that will absorb and engage children of all ages. This kid's educational book covers topics like: - Storytelling, changing the world, music and war - Films, technology, inventions, food and clothes - Explorers, planets and pets - And so much more!


2019-01-08

The New Children's Encyclopedia

By DK
  • Full Title : The New Children's Encyclopedia
  • Author : DK
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • ISBN Code : 1465499628
  • Pages : 304
  • Format : Pdf - ePub
  • Language : English
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This stimulating and comprehensive encyclopedia for children ages 8-12 provides answers to all the questions kids love to ask. Each chapter is jam-packed with maps, charts, timelines, diagrams, beautiful images, and amazing facts. Did you know, for example, that a single drop of blood contains around five million blood cells? Or that there are areas of desert in all seven of Earth's continents? Kids can build their knowledge on a wide range of topics-including Earth and beyond, plants and animals, history and politics, science, technology, and the human body-arranged thematically with more than 9,000 indexed entries and 2,500 colorful images. Cross-reference icons encourage children to explore and discover linked information, feeding their curiosity and building their general knowledge. The New Children's Encyclopedia, which has sold almost 500,000 copies worldwide since 2009, has now been fully updated in line with the latest knowledge and research. Developed, written, and checked by experts, this is the must-have reference book for every child's library.


2013

Reference and Information Services

By Kay Ann Cassell,Uma Hiremath
  • Full Title : Reference and Information Services
  • Author : Kay Ann Cassell,Uma Hiremath
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • ISBN Code : 1555708595
  • Pages : 510
  • Format : Pdf - ePub
  • Language : English
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Search skills of today bear little resemblance to searches through print publications. Reference service has become much more complex than in the past, and is in a constant state of flux. Learning the skill sets of a worthy reference librarian can be challenging, unending, rewarding, and-- yes, fun.


2014-04-26

Guide to Reference in Medicine and Health

By Denise Beaubien Bennett,Christa Modscheidler
  • Full Title : Guide to Reference in Medicine and Health
  • Author : Denise Beaubien Bennett,Christa Modscheidler
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • ISBN Code : 0838919839
  • Pages : 488
  • Format : Pdf - ePub
  • Language : English
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Drawn from the extensive database of Guide to Reference, this up-to-date resource provides an annotated list of print and electronic biomedical and health-related reference sources, including internet resources and digital image collections.