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It's Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens

danah boyd · Yale University Press
Pages: 281
Format: Hardcover

An essential read, written by a leading expert, for anyone who wants to understand young people's use of social media

What is new about how teenagers communicate through services such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram? Do social media affect the quality of teens' lives? In this...
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United States Government Manual 2014: The Official Handbook of the Federal Government

Records Administration · Skyhorse Publishing; 2014 Edition edition
Format: Print book

This latest edition of the United States Government Manual provides up-to-date information about the missions, programs, and activities of federal agencies, as well as the names of top officials of each agency in the Obama administration and listings of U.S. senators and representatives....
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The Art of the English Murder: From Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes to Agatha Christie and Alfred Hitchcock

Lucy Worsley · Pegasus; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

From Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes to the cosy crimes of the Golden Age, renowned historian Lucy Worsley explores the evolution of the traditional English murderand reveals why we are so fascinated by this sinister subject. Murdera dark, shameful deed, the last resort of the desperate...
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Older Americans Information Directory 2007

Laura Mars-Proietti · Grey House Pub; 6 edition
Format: Book

This reference book for senior citizens compiles information on health conditions, disability aids, facilities, and other topics related to aging. The listings (about 12,000 in this edition) include organizations, books, directories, magazines, newspapers, newsletters, video and audio,...
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Private Secondary Schools 2014-15

Peterson's · Peterson's; 35 edition
Format: Print book

Peterson's Private Secondary Schools 2014-15 is a valuable resource to help parents and students evaluate and choose from more than 1,100 schools in the United States, Canada, and throughout the world. Featured institutions include independent day schools, special-needs schools, and boarding...
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Two-Year Colleges 2016

Peterson's · Peterson Nelnet Co
Pages: 448
Format: Paperback

Peterson's Two-Year Colleges 2016 includes information on nearly 1,900 accredited two-year undergraduate institutions in the United States and Canada, as well as some international schools. It also includes detailed two-page descriptions written by admissions personnel. College-bound...
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The Complete Directory for People With Disabilities: A Comprehensive Source Book for Individuals and Professionals

Laura Mars · Grey House Pub; 23 edition
Format: Book

A wealth of information, now in one comprehensive sourcebook. Completely updated for 2013, this eighteenth edition contains more information than ever before, including a new separate section on disability groups, from blind & deaf to dexterity to speech and language. Plus, this edition...
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