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Summary: A hit man from the Midwest moves to Los Angeles and gets caught up in the city's theatre arts scene.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Summary: Lessons from professional drummer Tommy Igoe to get any beginner started on drums.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Hudson Music 2001

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Acito, Marc

Summary: It's 1983, and 17-year-old Edward Zanni wants to study acting at Juilliard, but his newly remarried father--who earns too much for Edward to claim scholarship money--refuses to pay. So, Edward enlists the aid of his creative theater pals to swindle the money from his father.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ACI

Contents: January -- February -- March -- April -- May -- June -- July -- August -- September -- October -- November -- December -- Spring -- Summer -- Autumn -- Winter -- The year.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Trunk Records 2012

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM SEA

Summary: With nano-enabled drugs that destroy diseased cells and enable tissue repair, doctors may one day extend life expectancy far beyond our current capabilities—at least in countries wealthy enough to afford the technology. But the medicine that so radically redefines our standards of health and mortality will also profoundly challenge our social support systems and cultural values. In this Fred...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Summary: In certain communities around the world, life expectancy exceeds that of the average American by 10 or 20 years. Is there a secret characteristic-perhaps a dietary ingredient or a genetic factor-that makes longevity possible? This program searches for answers by crisscrossing the planet, observing and interviewing people extremely advanced in age-from a Sardinian family rife with centenarians...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Summary: The longevity revolution is under way! In this program, gerontologist Michael Rose introduces viewers to recent breakthroughs in life extension science-and approaches to staying alive until those technologies become readily available. Biological age measurement, caloric restriction, stem cell therapy, cryobiology, and artery-cruising nanobots are discussed, as well as experiments being...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Summary: Choking hazard -- small parts. Not for children under 3 years.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2016

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1 available in Youth Desk, Call number: J LAUNCHPAD LAN

Summary: "Make Pasta, Not War. Forget everything you learned in history class and imagine all the nations of the world as cute guys hanging out on a wildly inappropriate reality show. Now, toss in every stereotype ever and prepare to pledge allegiance to your favorite nation"--Publisher description.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: FUNimation Entertainment 2008

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME HET

Hamilton, Sable

Summary: Kellie, one of the girls at the Stardust stunt-riding stables, is working as a stunt double on a movie--but when the actress comes down with food poisoning she is called upon to step into the leading role.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HAM

Panetta, Karen

Summary: "There is a place for all girls and young women--not just the science fair winners and robotics club members--in STEM classes and careers. To succeed in science and tech fields today, girls don't have to change who they are. A girl who combines her natural talents, interests, and dreams with STEM skills has a greater shot at a career she loves and a salary she deserves. The authors present...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 PAN

Summary: "Children will prepare for kindergarten with games and exercises selected to introduce them to early learning concepts from letters to numbers, colors and more. Perfect for leading them into the kindergarten school year. Learn shapes, colors, letters and more; Develop important life skills; Improve memory; Practice language and spelling."--

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2018

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1 available in Youth Desk, Call number: J LAUNCHPAD PUT

Summary: This collection of 24 visually stunning video clips sheds light on pain, aging, and health threats. Special attention is given to the spine, a common source of discomfort; the effects of old age at both the macro and micro levels; and a variety of risks to physical well-being: malarial infection, food-related pathogens, alcohol overconsumption, naturally occurring bodily toxins, the common...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Summary: A Touch of Greatness is a feature-length documentary film focusing on the extraordinary work of Albert Cullum, an elementary school teacher for over twenty years and a pioneer in American education. Championing an unorthodox educational philosophy, Cullum regularly taught his elementary school children literary masterpieces, most notably the works of Shakespeare, Sophocles and Shaw. Combining...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Aubin Pictures 2004

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV TOU

Wright, Andrew

Contents: Language for the organisation of games -- Picture games -- Psychology games -- Magic tricks -- Caring and sharing games -- Card and board games -- Sound games -- Story games -- Word games -- True/false games -- Memory games -- Question and answer games -- Guessing and speculating games -- Miscellaneous games -- Summary of the games (skills, level, time, etc.) -- Index to structures and types of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cambridge University Press 1984

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1 available in EZ, Call number: EZ 418 WRI

Summary: Flying into the eye of a storm, camping at the base of an active volcano, traveling backwards in time-students might think these adventures happen only in action movies. This video shows that they also take place in the lives of Earth scientists-those frequently daring researchers and theorists who study the past, present, and future of our planet and environment. Venturing into the realms of...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Summary: "This dynamic, fun-packed book includes more than 50 exciting experiments for kids to learn and grow their knowledge in science, technology, engineering, and math. Each experiment is accompanied by clear instructions and step-by-step photography. The experiments span topics such as light, sound, heat, plants, electricity, magnetism, and other concepts that play an important role in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Racehorse for Young Readers 2018

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Summary: An illustrated notebook of definitions, diagrams, key concepts, and mnemonic devices geared to help middle school students learn science.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Workman Publishing 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: 500 GEI

Summary: Geared specifically to educators and produced by a working drama teacher, this program offers practical, hands-on guidance for creating an original high school musical. Viewers learn six essential components and ten key steps to writing and staging a production that entertains, engages, and boosts ticket sales! Designed for step-by-step viewing, the video is divided into two main...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Swados, Elizabeth.

Contents: Being the director -- Voice -- Movement -- Characters -- Improvisation -- Discussion -- Writing -- Space -- Time -- Music and choreography -- Putting a show together -- Mentoring.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Faber and Faber 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 792 SWA

Celce-Murcia, Marianne.

Contents: List of figures and tables -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Transcription key -- Part 1. Pronunciation instruction in perspective -- 1. The history and scope of pronunciation teaching -- 2. Research on the teaching and acquisition of pronunciation skills -- Part 2. The sound system of North American English : an overview -- 3. The consonant system -- 4. The vowel system -- 5. Stress, rhythm and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cambridge University Press 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 428.3 CEL

White, David A.

Summary: This offers young people (from 10 up) the opportunity to become acquainted with the wonders of philosophy. Forty questions--arranged under Values, Knowledge, Reality, and Critcal Thinking--invite kids to think about questions that philosophers have been discussing since the time of the ancient Greeks. Each question includes a fun activity that allows kids to increase their understanding of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prufrock Press 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 100 WHI

Summary: A deranged stuntman stalks his victims from the safety of his killer car, but when he picks on the wrong group of babes, all bets are off. He becomes involved in an automotive duel of epic proportions.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weinstein Co. 2007

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2 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER DEA

Summary: As the demands of the marketplace continually change, the design and manufacturing fields must adapt-and, with advances in technology, they are able to do so faster than ever. This program explores newly developed materials and production processes that are leading to an ever-wider variety of manufactured goods. Topics include the basic principles of human wants and needs; the role of...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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