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Knuth, Rebecca

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwood Pub Group 0000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.31 KNU

Hurt, R. Douglas.

Summary: "A how-to-do-it book for local historians...for writing the history of a farm." Discusses oral history, using photographs, and the importance of farm architecture. Suggests major sources, appropriate techniques for research at libraries and state historical societies, and how to write the history.--Book jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Krieger Pub. Co. 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 907.2 HUR

Dowd, Ryan

Summary: "Homelessness is a perennial topic of concern at libraries. In fact, staff at public libraries interact with almost as many homeless individuals as staff at shelters do. In this book Dowd, executive director of a homeless shelter, spotlights best practices drawn from his own shelter's policies and training materials"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ALA Editions 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 020 DOW
1 available in Reference, Call number: R 020 DOW

Young, Karen Romano

Summary: Eleven-year-old Pearl Moran cannot imagine life without the historic but under-utilised branch of the New York Public Library where she was born (in the Memorial Room) and where her single mother works as the circulation librarian; the other librarians, the neighbourhood people, the raccoons, and most of the 41,000 plus books all form the structure and essence of her life--but when someone cuts...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Peiss, Kathy Lee

Summary: "Information Hunters examines the unprecedented American effort to acquire foreign publications and information in World War II Europe. An unlikely band of librarians, scholars, soldiers, and spies went to Europe to collect books and documents to aid the Allies' cause. They travelled to neutral cities to find enemy publications for intelligence analysis and followed advancing armies to capture...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 940.54 PIE

Pinborough, Jan.

Summary: Examines the story of how librarian Ann Carroll Moore created the first children's room at the New York Public Library.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 MOO

Summary: A gambler on the run meets and marries a librarian after she wins a coin toss.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE NO

Palfrey, John G. (John Gorham)

Summary: "Libraries today are more important than ever. More than just book repositories, libraries can become bulwarks against some of the most crucial challenges of our age: unequal access to education, jobs, and information. In BiblioTech, educator and technology expert John Palfrey argues that anyone seeking to participate in the 21st century needs to understand how to find and use the vast stores...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 020 PAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 020.285 Palfrey 2015

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