Description : Subject Guide to Children's Books In Print allows the user to track down children's and young adult titles on every subject imaginable and locate current topics that are capturing the interest of the nation's young readers.
Description : "...as basic to libraries as shelves."--AMERICAN REFERENCE BOOKS ANNUAL. "There is no excuse for any library lacking this one."--RQ. Indexing the over 1 million nonfiction titles from BOOKS IN PRINT under more than 77,000 Library of Congress subject headings, this indispensable tool helps you & your patrons find the latest books on everything from gentrification to immunodiagnosis. And the 1995-96 edition brings you: * a stand-alone Subject Thesaurus - listing & cross-referencing all headings from the SUBJECT GUIDE. * the same authoritative bibliographic, ordering & publisher information found in BOOKS IN PRINT. * informative Publisher Provided Annotations. When you need the most trusted research & collection development aid in the book industry, turn to SUBJECT GUIDE TO BOOKS IN PRINT.
Description : This volume looks at the life of activist Jane Addams and examines the books that have received an award bestowed in her name. An advocate for reforms in child labor, sanitation, and other issues, Addams and her accomplishments serve as a focal point of this study, which looks at how social justice has been represented in children’s literature over the last seven decades.
Description : This holistic guide explains how school librarians and teachers can successfully integrate relevant health concepts and life skills throughout the curriculum for students K through 12. • 15 original line drawings illustrating health issues, plus many images drawn from major image collections such as the National Library of Medicine and the Library of Congress • Extensive bibliographies of material that can be used to teach health issues, including selected listings of major health textbooks used in the United States and Canada • List of helpful selection aids and sources for online health information sites