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Repositories of knowledge, libraries have been a center of learning for many centuries.
%DETAILS% Answer You'd probably have to contact R.R Donnelly for that, although I don't know if they have back copies. If not, visit the Harold Washington Library. They have old phone books on microfilm. I believe that department is on the 5th floor.
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DETAILS Answer "The Last Ridge" is excellent, well written, and a very easy read. Just the right amount of technical information, not too dry. Still, the best book on the 10th Mtn. Div. is "Green Cognac," by Wm. L. Putnam. Richard V. Horrell WW 2 Connections.com Answer I like "Mountain Troops and Me…
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Answer http://users.powernet.co.uk/eton/c/libs.html
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READ THISAustralia's military was involved in world war two, as well as our Red cross service. MAny of the soldiers wives also helped out by baking cookings and rationing and stuff like that. Like Anzac cookies.. but I don't think that it was world war 2? i don't know? so there that's my contirbutio…
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Answer Britain were bombed many times and put into debt by other countries. It is unimaginable (unless you were there) how much fear normal people were in. They couldn't bear the fact that they could be bombed at anytime. Hope this helps. If you are doing your homework don't copy and paste!
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There were no war reparations after the Second World War and Britain, being one of the winners, certainly would not have had to pay them if there had been.
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I think i know what your talking about. Go to; Start-->Control Panel-->Printer and other Hardware-->Mouse Then click on the tab Pointer Options. Clear out the checked box that says "Display pointer trails".
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Answer Ben Franklin claimed in his autobiography to never go out shooting, as it would appear that he had leisure time and was not industrious. Answer Nothing
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Victory over Japan DayVictory over Japan Day or V-J Day is August 15, 1945 surrender of Japan and the end of World War II. In Japan, the day is known as, "Shusen-kinenbi", which literally means the "Memorial Day for the End of the War". This is commemorated as Liberation Day in nations such as Korea…
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The Dewey Decimal System classifies books according to ten broad classes: 000 - Computer science, Library and Information science & general work 100 - Philosophy and psychology 200 - Religion 300 - Social sciences 400 - Language 500 - Science 600 - Technology 700 - Arts 800 - Literature …
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Answer In many libraries, they are placed under the reference section. In libraries that use the Dewey Decimal system, they are placed in the 220 classification as part of the 200 section for religion. All religious books are normally placed in the non-fiction section. This includes the Bible …
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Coventry, World War 2 On the night of 14 November 1940 Coventry was attacked by over 500 German bombers. There was a firestorm in the centre, casualties were high and the 'all clear' signal to the population wasn't given till 9 am the following day. Damage to buildings included thr destruction of…
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As an ally of Great Britain and part of the British Commonwealth, as well as the country itself feeling an obligation in helping Britain as it beingAustralia's Mother Land, Australia had a responsibility to fight with the British forces.Australia also went into WWII with Britain in hope that if Aust…
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Research: Online versus the library Conducting research online is a lot riskier; you need to be more aware of a few things in this case than when you are in a library, which is basically controlled and categorized a lot better: - Recognize legitimate resources versus fakers. - The difference …
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Gyan Vihar Library, Prabhodhan Thackrey Hall, Borivali West, Mumbai
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Answer Ashurbanipal created the world's first libary in Assyria, this libary known as The Royal Library of Ashurbanipal, named after Ashurbanipal, the last great king of the Neo-Assyrian Empire, is a collection of thousands of clay tablets and fragments containing texts of all kinds (royal inscri…
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Juliet calls Romeo a "villain", a "tyrant" and a "damned saint". (Act III, Scene 2, lines 73-79). Back then calling someone a villain was like cussing them out so it shows that she was really angry. Juliet was mad because Romeo killed her cousin Tybalt.
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Robin Hood, Fictional Outlaw Born: c. 1100 A.D. Birthplace: England, Locksley Best Known As: Cheerful robber of Sherwood Forest Robin Hood is a legendary folk hero, a good-hearted outlaw who lives in England's Sherwood Forest and "robs from the rich and gives to the poor." He loves Maid Marian…
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Battle of Midway, D-Day, Battle of the Coral sea, Battle of Iwo Jima, Pearl harbor,
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Of course not. It violates copyright laws and is illegal. Not true Music can be copied onto Music CD-R by virtue of a tax that pays royalties to artists. This is called Home Use. Computers can't be used to make such recordings legally because of digital millennium law. So theoretically, you could …
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An accession number, also known as a catalogue number, is a unique number given to each new item that is acquired by a library. The numbers are typically in sequential order, and aren't usually used more than once, even if an item is removed or replaced within the collection, regardless of whether o…
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well there were really two leaders known as the pleasure duo, Ben Dover, Neil Andbob
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give a brief summary on the novel the novel the beautiful ones are not yet born
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Digital library, e-library, online library or virtual library is the one that provides access to a collection of information resources in digital form. The e-resources collection could be subscription based or developed using local information resources or a combination of both.
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I think that the turning point in world war 2 is that when japan attack on pearl harbor . <><><><> There are several events that could be considered "turning points". When the German offensive in Russia failed, The Battle of Britain, Midway, or the campaign in Sicily.Stalin…
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The principle of a list of forbidden books was adopted at the Fifth Lateran Council in 1515, then confirmed by the Council of Trent in 1546. The first edition of the Index Librorum Prohibitorum, dated 1557 was published by Pope Paul IV. The 32nd edition, published in 1948 included 4000 titles. The I…
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 A master's degree in library science (MLS) is necessary for librarian positions in most public, academic, and special libraries and in some school libraries. The Federal Government requires that the librarians it employs have an MLS or the equivalent in education and experience. Many colleges …
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Answer List three kinds of memory modules? DIMM (dual inline memory), RIMM (random inline memory), and SIMM (single inline memory)
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Dewey decimal classification and library of congress classification
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Actually, there are four types of card catalog and they are the title cards, author cards, subject cards, and the cross-reference cards. The author catalog is a type of card catalog organized by the last name of the author. If more than one author collaborated on the book, the author listed first i…
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author card, title card and subject card the nonfiction and fiction are the types of card catalog
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Examples of card catalogs: Library catalog (books and other media) Course catalog (course curriculum) Collection catalog (museum, archive) Exhibition catalogue (art) Auction catalog (auctions) Catalog numbering system (Catalog numbers on media releases) Stamp catalog (postage stam…
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Answer Libraries are often arranged by some sort of numeric or alpha-numeric system that corresponds to subject areas. The 2 common arrangement systems in North America are the Dewey Decimal system and the Library of Congress classification. There are other forms of classification systems, incl…
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It is a library owned and operated by a city. Most municipal libraries are not owned or operated by the actual city in which the exist. Typically, a separate quasi governmental entity is created separate and apart from the city entity. The municipal library usually has its own officers, trustee…
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There are a few different types of libraries. There is the private collector's library, where the private collector may be an individual or a private business or institution; public libraries which are accessible by the public and usually funded by tax money and ran by public servants; school/colleg…
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For the source and more detailed information concerning your request, click on the related links section indicated below.
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I know many libraries will let students volunteer. When I was in high school I helped at the library to get my necessary volunteering hours to graduate.
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Copeland-1938 4 Kingdoms --Animal --Plants --Protoctista -Algae -Slime molds -Fungi -Protozoan --Monera -Bacteria
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probability of including any DNA sequence in a random libray of N independent recombinants: N= [ln(1-P)] / [ln(1-1/n)] where n= genome size /average insert size in theory, a genomic library should contain all the different sequences, but in practice, a genomic libray is never perfect.
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It is archive.org.
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What kind of information are you looking for? Almost certainly you can find it on the internet, whatever it is. Start by typing key words for the information you seek at www.google.com. Answer2 a) Not all information is available on the internet. Almost all of the information published in the scienc…
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Libraries have books, as well as periodicals, recordings, and even computers, available to people who would not want to (or be able to) buy all those things for their own use. It also brings you more information than other places. You can easily find the books because it is classified by its subj…
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A library is a place where published material (books, periodicals, newspapers, music and videos, etc.) are kept for use or lending; a room in a private home for such a collection; an institution or foundation established to maintain such a collection; a collection of similar things organized or held…
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It varies depending on the library. Some libraries have a grace period, some do not. The average is usually between 5 to 10 cents a day in the United States.
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Standard Template Library (STL) is part of the C++ standard library. The <i>template</i> concept in C++ allows to define generic classes which may then be brought to life with concrete types. For example, one could define a template <i>list</i> with repective methods and ope…
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Basically the System Library is where the core files for the Operating System are. Everything the Operating System needs to work right is in there. Think of it as your local Library in town, it has all the information you need for day to day living.
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The earliest known library was in ancient Babylonia in the 21st century b.c.. The writings collected there were clay tablets and not books. There were also libraries in ancient Egypt, Assyria and Greece.
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Before computers existed to keep the information needed to locate a particular book, that information was kept in a library's card catalogue. This is a system of thousands of index cards, three for each book, giving identifying information on that book and where to find it in the library. Each book …
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An academic library is a library that is in an higher institutions to disseminate information,store information for the use of users
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Yes, of course you can. The library is almost always looking for more employers. The qualification you need depends on the job you want at the library.
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He died on the 11th October 1621, in Amsterdam.
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Students need a place to study, check out books, and do research on the internet for their classwork assignments.And studying in the library
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Shakespeare treats death in romeo and juilet in a fair way REALLY? THAT'S YOUR WHOLE ANSWER? How about: Shakespeare treats death as if it's a common thing that happens everyday. The different characters deal with death in different ways. The Friar thinks of it as the person is in a better place. L…
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It is a library that is open to the public, with little or no restrictions on who can enter.
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His first wife was Annie Godfrey and he had one child with her. Then his second wife was Emily McKay Beal and she was the vice president and the manager of the Lake Placid Club.
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Thomas Edison's favorite invention was the phonograph.
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Created by Benjamin Franklin
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What is A CONSCIENTIOUS PLACEwHAT did fdr call December 7 1941Who was Stalin of USSRWhat was the land lease actWhich two countries invaded PolandHow did the najavo help in world war twoHow did the axis powers benefit from appeasementWhat was the munich conference..............................Stuff l…
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During the new empires time. It was located in the Assyrians.
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There are actually many reasons why she hated the knights of the round table. For one, Lancelot spurned her when she went after him. Another was because King Arthur killed one of her lovers. She also sought to make herself ruler of Camelot. This is the exact opposite of the Magic Tree House books! T…
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The triple 0 class is for Computer Science, Information, and General Works. This would include dictionaries, almanacs, and encyclopedias.
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Belmont is the Italian location of Portia's villa. The location has been identified as the Villa Foscari, on he banks of the river Brenta,
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The Library of congress is the largest library in the world by shelf space and holds the largest number of books.
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The Library Company is America's first successful lending library and oldest cultural institution. It was founded in 1731 by Benjamin Franklin as a subscription library supported by its shareholders, as it is to this day. See: http://www.librarycompany.org/about/index.htm -- Libarian, University of…
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if this don't help look in the phone book for the main number. I'm sure they can help you. Call 832-393-1313. Telephone Reference operates ... to in-person and Telephone Reference services, Houston Public Library and.... Do a Barrel Roll : D
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Usually a media specialist.
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A list of the contents of the library
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Good long-term and short-term memorizing/memorization skillsAbility to answer sincerely, and, at least sometimes, quicklyBeing able to memorize the inside of the library easily and/or quicklyGood Attitude that is, mostly, if not, always in most/all situations
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Many people h ave different beliefs but I believe that it is just a legend that is very well known.
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librarybsystem data flow diagram
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They viewed other faiths as Antichristian and thought that those people would be punished by god.
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A library is a collection of information, sources, resources, and services: it is organized for use and maintained by a public body, an institution,or a private individual. In the more traditional sense, a library is a collection of books
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Very little is known about Shakespeare's life ... A lot of what one reads about his life is guesswork, so there is no documented answer to the question.William Shakespeare left school at the age of 14 due to hardships in the family; his fathers business wasn't successful anymore. They couldn't affor…
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the kinds of reading are Scanning, Skimming, Recreatory Reading, Critical Reading
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The first problem or conflict is to clear the name of Colonel Banning. His wife dolly and her friend Jane Marple hurry back from a holiday to do just that. The second conflict concerns family secrets and the cost of revealing them versus the cost of keeping them.
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The largest library in the world is the U.S. Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.The British Library the world's other great library houses a collection comprising of 150 million items as against the 130 million housed by the Library of Congress.However in terms of shelf space the Library of Cong…
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If you want to look up your child's grade online, go to your child's school website, go to his/her school and ask them for a password so you can login and look at your child's grade! ---good thing my parents don't know about this though--- :D
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There are cards or files for the author, title and subject matter of each book.
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There were a number of reasons that the Federalists gave to defend their views on the ratification. The mainly supported as strong central government and state governments that did not have too much power.
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The definition is: A library catalog (or library catalogue) is a register of all bibliographic items found in a library or group of libraries, such as a network of libraries at several locations. A card catalog is a list of the books in the library on 3x5 cards. Each book is listed on one or more c…
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Although Dirk Hartog died very young - just 41 - the reason for his death is not recorded.
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The "self publishers" sometimes drop off their books in liabraries and bookstores for free, just to get the circulation. Please note that libraries are unable to accept every book donated. Even a "free" or donated book is not without cost to the library. The book must be processed and cataloged a…
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the Dewey systemNon-fiction books are indexed with the Dewey Decimal System.
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The date is uncertain - about 300 BCE + or - 25 years.
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the role of reference librarian to automation is that it help to sort information in net which could not be found in the reference section of library
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Encyclopedias give you information on many topics. You can check an famous or important person to study on. Or, you can check animals, games, art, geography, and entertainment, companies, and much much more.
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Answer A library is a building where the local government keeps books for public reference and entertainment; the internet is a bunch of web pages accessed by computer which are hosted by different people, businesses, and government organizations. A library usually contains books by experts on m…
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According to their web site, "The collection of more than 130 million items includes more than 29 million cataloged books and other print materials in 460 languages; more than 58 million manuscripts; the largest rare book collection in North America; and the world's largest collection of legal mater…
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The first cities in the world developed in Mesopotamia.
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History gives us the cold facts about an event; literature tells us the tears and joys behind the figures.----by espie corpuz-maliwat
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Libraries are broadly divided into fiction and nonfiction. However, different libraries subdivide their material differently - often according to the needs of their client base. In a public library for instance you would find the following sections:- Adult Fiction; Large Print (Fiction and Nonfi…
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