Dictionary Reference

ALGEBRA PART 1 QUICKSTUDY

$3.95
Compact version. Coverage of the fundamental principles in basic algebra, intermediate algebra and college algebra courses.    Multi-fold laminated guide covers:  set theory  order of operations rational expressions roots & radicals and much more... 
ISBN/SKU: 
1572226609

BARRONS POCKET DICTIONARY & THESAURUS (ED ALLEN) (P)

$8.99
Condition: New
ISBN/SKU: 
0764143050

COMPUTER RESOURCES FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

$24.95
Today's technology is redefining human potential. Current computer hardware and software can create new ways for people with any kind of a disability to interact with the world. In this book the Alliance for Technology Access, a coalition of the foremost experts in the country, many of whom experience the disabilities they address, brings together the latest information and straightforward approaches to exploring technology options, including:

** Guidance and support in building an assistive technology plan
** Worksheets and other tools to help with planning and decision making
** Information specific to life situations that impact decisions and direction
** How to make use of conventional, assistive, and information technologies
** Real-life stories of people with disabilities using technology successfully
** A "toolbox" section with 150 pages of information about current specific technologies
** 100 pages of Helpful Resources and References

See Publishing History for a description of specific changes in this 4th edition
ISBN/SKU: 
0897934334

CONVERSION FACTORS (P)

$8.95
This invaluable reference manual provides well-organized tables of over 2100 conversion factors for measures ranging from time and length to metabolic rate and viscosity. An index defines each term: acres, dynes, joules, liters, knots, and so on. Also included are guides to abbreviations, to physical and technical dimensions, and to the système internationale (SI).
ISBN/SKU: 
0226655075

How to Not Write Bad The Most Common Writing Problems and the Best Ways to Avoid Them

$15.00
Ben Yagoda's "How to Not Write Bad "illustrates how we can all write better, more clearly, and for a wider readership.
He offers advice on what he calls "not-writing-badly," which consists of the ability, first, to craft sentences that are correct in terms of spelling, diction (word choice), punctuation, and grammar, and that also display clarity, precision, and grace. Then he focuses on crafting whole paragraphs with attention tocadence, consistency of tone, sentence transitions, and paragraph length.
In a fun, comprehensive guide, Yagoda lays out the simple steps we can alltake to make our writing more effective, more interesting and just plain better."
ISBN/SKU: 
9781594488481
Publication Date: 
2013-01-31
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MERRIAM-WEBSTERS READERS HANDBOOK

$14.95
This reference book, from the combined resources of Merriam-Webster and Encyclopaedia Britannica, includes descriptions for every major genre, style, and era of writing. Nearly 2,000 entries, including Greek and Latin terminology. A must-have for every serious reader.
ISBN/SKU: 
0877796203

MOSBYS TOUR GUIDE TO NURSING SCHOOL

$31.98
This highly praised, popular "tour guide" provides students with a realistic, yet humorous description of the "journey" through nursing school. Easy-to-read and practical, it offers useful advice and guidance for coping with and making the most of the nursing school experience. Helpful suggestions and strategies are provided for time management, improving study habits, surviving clinical rotations, and balancing school, work, and family obligations.
  • Provides a light-hearted and practical approach to getting through nursing school.
  • Uses an easy-to-follow "road trip" theme throughout.
  • Endorsed by the National Student Nurses Association.
  • Offers down-to-earth advice and suggestions for improving time management and test taking skills, forming support and/or study groups, and improving oral and written reports.
  • Describes effective strategies for dealing with stressful situations such as failure, procrastination, and depression.
  • Addresses challenges like balancing school, work, and family obligations.
  • Includes appendixes that provide useful information on resources for NCLEX review, questions and answers on the computerized NCLEX-RN exam, sources of scholarships and loans, and U.S. and Canadian nursing organizations.
  • Includes new chapters on the effective use of the Internet and online sources for research and study, and on the career opportunities and possibilities in nursing.
  • Provides updated statistics on college tuition, employment rates, and salaries.
  • Presents information on the risk of depression and chemical use/dependency, as well as ways students can obtain help.
  • Includes content on how both women and men can survive in nursing school.
ISBN/SKU: 
0323014410

POCKET GUIDE TO ADA ACCESSIBILITY GUIDELINES

$29.95
Pocket Guide to the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines for Buildings and Facilities Revised Edition This book is intended to help users understand the facilities requirements of the ADAAG. Incorporating all of the latest guideline amendments within a compact and easy-to-use format that contains no confusing abbreviations, this Revised Edition presents the technical building requirements for accessible elements and spaces in new construction, alterations, and additions. The Guide is augmented with more than 60 illustrations from the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines, and covers special requirements for businesses, restaurants, medical care facilities, libraries, and much more.
ISBN/SKU: 
0471181374

PUBLICATION MANUAL OF APA (P)

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$21.09
$29.95
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In addition to providing guidance on grammar, the mechanics of writing, and APA style, this manual offers an authoritative reference and citation system. It also covers the treatment of numbers, statistical and mathematical data, tables and figures.
ISBN/SKU: 
9781433805615
Publication Date: 
2009-07-28

THE COMPLETE WILL KIT

$17.95
An easy-to-follow guide to creating a will that may be used at any stage of estate planning. Presents all the information you'll ever need to write your will—quickly and accurately. Enhanced by a variety of illustrations, it includes a lifetime set of detachable will forms and related documents, along with completed samples in a special section. Step-by-step instructions are provided for organizing your estate assets, and key information regarding each state's laws are summarized in a handy guide. In addition, full descriptions are included of Executors' duties and responsibilities.
ISBN/SKU: 
0471512958

THE LITTLE RED WRITING BOOK

$16.99
For Writers From All Walks of Life!

There's no need to fear the big, bad world of writing with The Little Red Writing Book in hand. Brimming with clever advice, this book offers writers, students, and business professionals a concise guide to penning strong and effective work for all occasions.

The Little Red Writing Book is designed for visual appeal and ease of use. Elegant yet practical, it will be an intriguing, inviting reference you'll turn to again and again. Author Brandon Royal offers concise explanations and nonintimidating instruction based on the four pillars of sound writing-structure, style, readability, and grammar. His discussion centers on 20 immutable writing principles as well as 30 commonly encountered rules of grammar. A wealth of examples, charts, and engaging exercises make The Little Red Writing Book an invaluable guide for anyone who wants to master those skills that will make a good writer even better.
ISBN/SKU: 
1582973369

U.S. HISTORY II (CLIFFS QUICK REVIEW)

$7.95
CliffsQuickReview course guides cover the essentials of your toughest classes. Get a firm grip on core concepts and key material, and test your newfound knowledge with review questions.

CliffsQuickReview U.S. History II continues from where CliffsQuickReview U.S. History I left off and provides you with an overview of United States history from the end of the Reconstruction to the late 1990s. You can use this in-depth reference as a supplement to your textbook and classroom lectures, or you can use it as an at-a-glance reference. As you work your way through this review, you'll be ready to tackle such concepts as

  • The settling of the West and Industrialization
  • The U.S. becomes a world power in World War I
  • America in the 1920s and 1930s: From the Great Depression to Roosevelt's New Deal
  • U.S. involvement in World War II and the start of the Cold War
  • The turbulent 1960s: The Vietnam War
  • The Nixon and Carter presidencies
  • The U.S. since 1980

With titles available for all the most popular high school and college courses, CliffsQuickReview guides are a comprehensive resource that can help you get the best possible grades.

ISBN/SKU: 
0764585371