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Summary: This guide to newswriting details the Associated Press rules on grammar, spelling, capitalization and abbreviation. Fully revised and updated to reflect the latest changes in writing style, the stylebook is an essential reference for journalists, students, editors, and writers in all professions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group 2015

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 808 ASS

Summary: An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV ROO

Dilly Dally (Musical group)

Contents: I feel free -- Doom -- Believe -- Sober motel -- Sorry ur mad -- Marijuana -- Pretty cold -- Bad biology -- Heaven.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Partisan Records 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK DIL

Summary: This film depicts a naive young woman whose stock rises at a pretentious art magazine because of her budding relationship with a once brilliant photographer who had a breakdown years ago. The question is how deeply Syd is willing to immerse herself in Berliner's hedonistic, heroin-infused, lesbian lifestyle.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2004

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA HIG

Summary: They are five high school students with nothing in common, faced with spending a Saturday morning detention together in their school library. At 7 a.m. they had nothing to say to each other, but by 4 p.m., they had bared their souls and become good friends.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2003

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD BRE

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY BRE

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TCFF Br

Nelly

Summary: Intro ; St, . Louie ; Greed, hate, envy ; Country grammar (hot ...) ; Steal the show ; Interlude ; Ride wit me ; E.I. ; Thicky thick girl ; For my ; Utha side ; Tho dem Wrappas ; Wrap sumden ; Batter up ; Never let 'em C U sweat ; Luven me ; Outro.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Records 2000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP NEL

Nelly

Contents: Nellyville -- "Gettin' it started" (featuring Cedric the Entertainer & La La) -- Hot in herre -- Dem boyz -- Oh Nelly -- Pimp juice -- Air force ones -- "In the store" (featuring Cedric the Entertainer & La La) -- On the grind (featuring King Jacob) -- Dilemma (featuring Kelly Rowland) -- Splurge -- Work it (featuring Justin Timberlake) -- Roc the mic, remix (Freeway, Beanie Sigel, Nelly, and...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Records 2002

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3 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP NEL

Jacobs, Sally H.

Summary: "Barack Obama, father of the American president, was part of Africa's "independence generation" and in 1959 it seemed his star would shine brightly. He came to the U.S. from Kenya and was given a university scholarship. While in Hawaii, he met Ann Dunham in 1961, and his son Barack was born. He left his young family to gain a master's degree from Harvard. After that, Obama's life became...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 OBAMA, BARACK HUSSEIN JAC

Summary: Season 5 begins in 1931, a full six years after the end of Season 4. In stark contrast with the Roaring '20s, the country is in the throes of the Great Depression, and with the end of Prohibition in sight, Nucky is looking to legitimize himself by forging alliances with liquor producers. This season also includes flashback scenes of Nucky, Eli, the Commodore, Gillian and others from 1884-1900...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV BOA

Summary: A girl falls for the perfect guy, who happens to have a very fatal flaw: he's a hitman on the run from the crime cartels who employ him.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Mr

Simukka, Salla

Summary: In the midst of the freezing Arctic winter, seventeen-year-old Lumikki Andersson walks into her school's darkroom and finds a stash of money splattered with someone's blood. She is swept into a whirlpool of dangerous encounters with dirty cops and a notorious drug kingpin as she helps to trace the origin of the cash.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skyscape 2014

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC SIM

Halley.

Contents: Adventures of George and the robbers -- Heart attack on a one way street -- Movie song (trailer theme) -- Peninsula Pomegranate Pendegrass -- Redlightgreenlight -- As cheap as fake -- ... -- Herkimer battle jettne -- Living from a heart palpatation -- The last word is a silent vowel -- Movie song (love theme) -- Kites are slow downers.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hooked on Songs 2002

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK HAL

A Bryan Kendis & Paley

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Shapiro 1910

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Flint, Tally.

Summary: Mothering is an adventure to be sure—from diaper changes and potty training to car pools and soccer games, a mom's life is full of adventures with her children. But it's not only about the kids. Mothering is also an adventure in personal growth. And that's what moms are invited to enjoy as they read The Mommy Diaries. With contributions from a variety of authors and speakers familiar to todays...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Baker Publishing Group 2008

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Lally, Caitriona

Summary: Vivian doesn't feel like she fits in - and never has. As a child, she was so whimsical that her parents told her she was "left by fairies." Now, living alone in Dublin, the neighbors treat her like she's crazy, her older sister condescends to her, social workers seem to have registered her as troubled, and she hasn't a friend in the world. So, she decides it's time to change her life: She...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Melville House 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAL

Sagoo, Bally.

Contents: Tum bin jiya -- Ban mein aati thi -- Nach malanga -- Dil cheez -- Tere nain -- Jitna humne -- Aaje ve maahi -- Teri Akhiyan -- Laila -- Milna Julna.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tristar Music/Sony 1996

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/INDIAN/INDONESIAN SAG

Shally, Celeste.

Summary: A boy describes his friendship with Matt, an autistic boy, telling how he helps Matt cope with everyday situations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Awaken Specialty Press 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Shally

Salley, Coleen.

Summary: A retelling of a classic tale in which a well-intentioned young possum continually takes his mother's instructions much too literally.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC SAL

Hall, Cally.

Contents: How this book works -- What are gemstones? -- How gemstones are found -- Where gemstones are found -- Physical properties -- Crystal shapes -- Optical properties -- Natural inclusions -- Faceting -- Polishing, carving, and engraving -- Gems through the ages -- History and folklore -- Synthetic gemstones -- Imitation and enhancement -- Color key -- Precious metals -- Cut stones -- Organics.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Kindersley 2002

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Salley, Coleen.

Summary: In this variation on the folktale, Sody Salyraytus, each of Epossumondas's birthday guests disappears until it is finally up to him to rescue them all and bring home the "sody" for his birthday biscuits.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC SAL

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC SAL

Simukka, Salla

Summary: From a world where winter never seems to end, eleven-year-old Alice falls into a land of summer, meets her soul-sister Marissa, and works with her to overcome powerful Queen Lili.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Books for Young Readers 2019

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

Sully, Katherine

Summary: These beautifully illustrated classic Bible stories are perfect for reading together as well as reading alone. The most popular stories from the Old Testament are retold in easy-to-read language and provide a perfect way to introduce young readers to the Bible.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: QEB 2015

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Summary: The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil War.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV ROO

Mavor, Salley.

Summary: A newly illustrated edition of the traditional nursery rhyme.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2005

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD MAR