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Mara, Wil

Summary: "Learn about the history of robotics and find out what it takes to make it in this exciting career field"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

2 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 MAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 MAR

Maloney, Brenna

Summary: Take an in-depth look at the history and cultural impact of robots through the years in this educational and interactive guide! Robots are everywhere-building cars, driving cars, performing surgery, helping soldiers and fire fighters, even vacuuming! From high up in space to the bottom of the ocean, robots are an instrumental part of how humans are learning about the world. This encyclopedic...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Insight Kids 2018

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Ventura, Marne

Summary: This book features 12 of the most influential technology breakthroughs in robotics covering the major players in each breakthrough, its main turning points, and how it changed the way we live.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 12-Story Library, an imprint of Peterson Publishing Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629 VEN

Sobey, Edwin J. C.

Summary: Have you always been fascinated with robots? Do you want to know how to build one yourself? Learn the basics from a real-life expert and get some hands-on experience. The world of robotics engineering is at your fingertips. -- Publisher description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dabble Lab/Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 SOB

Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: "In 2000, the FDA approved the Da Vinci surgical robotic system. The Da Vinci is a robot controlled by a surgeon used to do delicate and technical surgeries, and it represents a whole segment of robots used to aid doctors, pharmacists, and others in the medical field. Readers are introduced to cutting-edge medical technology with full-color photographs of robots actually used in hospitals and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2016

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Scott, Mairghread

Summary: Presents the history of robotics, from the world's earliest mechanized robots to modern machines used in the home, in the military, and in space exploration.

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Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

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Kenney, Sean.

Summary: Master LEGO brick designer Kenney is back with original creations of Robotopolis--robots, transformers, and spaceships. Includes select model instructions, insider tips, and landscape designs for LEGO fans.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.892 KEN

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 688.725 KEN

Murphy, Maggie

Summary: "Different types of robots and their components, functions, and purposes are explored in a way that students will find helpful and encouraging when they begin working on their own projects. More than just a beginner's guide, this may be the spark to ignite limitless possibility for kids who love to use their minds and hands" --

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Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629 MUR

Bow, James

Summary: "In this exciting title, readers will learn about basic robot components and how they are used to build various robots for different purposes. "Makers and Shakers" sidebars introduce the world's greatest robot designers and explain how they came to create their exciting inventions. Step-by-step Maker projects let readers put their skills to use as they build amazing robotic creations."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Publishing Company 2016

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Fretland VanVoorst, Jenny

Summary: "In Robots at Home, early fluent readers learn about the many kinds of robots built to help people in their daily lives. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they learn about the fascinating world of robots. An infographic illustrates the unique features of a particular robot, and an activity offers kids an opportunity to extend discovery. Children...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pogo Books, an imprint of Jump! 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629 FRE

Crane, Cody

Summary: "Learn all about robots, from how they are designed and built to which exciting new kinds of robots you might see in the future."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2017

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Summary: They fix spacecraft, dance, tell jokes, and even clean your carpet! From the tiniest robo-bees to gigantic factory machines, robotics is all around you. This technology isn't just for science-fiction anymore -- it's real and more relevant than ever. With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about robotics.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 Swanson 2016

Shores, Erika L.

Summary: "Simple text and full-color photographs describe eight different robots that mimic animals and the work these robots do."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 SHO

Swanson, Jennifer

Summary: They fix spacecraft, dance, tell jokes, and even clean your carpet! From the tiniest robo-bees to gigantic factory machines, robotics is all around you. This technology isn't just for science-fiction anymore -- it's real and more relevant than ever. With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about robotics.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J629.892 SWA

Hamilton, S.L. (Sue L.)

Summary: Simple text and close-up photographs present the amazing advancements of today's robots. Readers will learn about the incredible developments and abilities of robots who can enter earthquake, avalanche, volcano, fire, and even nuclear disaster sites to perform search and rescue work.

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Publisher / Publication Date: A & D Xtreme 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.892 HAM

Clay, Kathryn

Summary: "Describes various competitions and games involving robots"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8932 CLA

Bridgman, Roger Francis

Summary: Discusses robots and their history, explaining the tasks robots are designed to do, such as perform delicate surgical operations, clean city sewers, and work as museum tour guides.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 629.892 BRI

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.892 BRI

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.892 BRI

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.892 Bri

Moss, Jenny

Summary: "Explains how and where robots work today, as well as discusses new and developing advances in robotics"--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629 MOS

Miller, Shannon (Shannon McClintock)

Summary: "When you have a problem, where can you go for answers? The library! When Cyrus and his friends join Ms. Gillian, the Specialist, on another Adventure in Makerspace, they find themselves on Mars. Can they build a Mars rover of their own? Join them to complete Mission: Robotics! This graphic novel includes fun bonus features such as a theme song and author interview available through the free...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Cantata Learning 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 MIL

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MIL

Sobey, Edwin J. C.

Summary: Discusses the basics of robotics and presents instructions for robotics projects, including building a mobile platform, building a hand, and writing a program.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 SOB

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.8 SOB

Hartman, Ashley Strehle

Summary: "Some robots can dance, perform acrobatic stunts, and even have conversations with their owners. Entertainment Robots introduces readers to examples of these robots, the challenges faced by their designers, and the advances that are on the horizon. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 HAR

Piddock, Charles.

Summary: Explains and illustrates the most current research and technologies that promise to change our lives dramatically in the future, from machines with the ability of independent thought, to cars that drive themselves, to robots that borrow their nature fromnature itself.

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 600 PID

Harris, Patricia

Summary: The first Lego Mindstorms sets were released in the early 1990s. Since then, Legos line of buildable, programmable robots has become a sensation with budding coders all over the world. More than just toy building blocks, Lego Mindstorms sets allow users to familiarize themselves with manipulating and customizing computer hardware and software. In this volume, readers will learn what it takes to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 005 HAR

Clay, Kathryn

Summary: "Tiny robots include everything from a wall climbing microbot to a nanobot that goes inside the human body. Find out just what these awesome machines can do."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.8 CLA