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Learn Multimedia Management - Carol JavesCarol Javes is an experienced librarian and library educator, who teaches the use, maintenance and management of audiovisual hardware and software and the wide array of other equipment found in libraries. She combines a sound understanding of her subject with practical guidance about what non-technicians need to know and be able to do in a school or library setting. TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction 1. Multimedia Equipment 2. Occupational Health And Safety 3. Audio Systems 4. Projection Systems 5. Video Projection Systems 6. Projection Screens 7. Computers, Peripherals and Other Equipment 8.
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State and Local Politics: The Great Entanglement - Robert S. LorchAn accurate, comprehensive and fun-to-read picture of state and local government politics. This book is unique in its informal and entertaining writing style. It covers the fundamentals that the 50 states have in common, while recognizing and accounting for the multitude of differences. Though entirely fictional, the conversations in the book are based on actual conversations or on data acquired in other ways. This book examines how the mass media covers state and local governments, explores why federal power has grown, discusses whether the election system dictates election outcomes, provides an
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Zapata and the Mexican Revolution - John WomackOriginal publication and copyright date: 1968.
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Relativity for the Questioning Mind - Daniel F. StyerTo those of us who are not mathematicians or physicists, Einstein’s theory of relativity often seems incomprehensible, exotic, and of little real-world use. None of this is true. Daniel F. Styer’s introduction to the topic not only shows us why these beliefs are mistaken but also shines a bright light on the subject so that any curious-minded person with an understanding of algebra and geometry can both grasp and apply the theory. Styer starts off slowly and proceeds carefully, explaining the concepts undergirding relativity in language comprehensible to nonscientists yet precise and accurate