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New Arrivals - Computer science, information, and general works

"A celebration of children, families, and reading held annually since 1996, Children's Day/Book Day, known as Día, emphasizes the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds. In anticipation of Día's fifteenth anniversary, the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) presents a collection of the best of its Día programming ideas"--From publisher description.

Whether you work in a public, school, or hospital library, some of your young patrons have disabilities. Ramps, adaptive technology, and Braille books lay only the physical basis for including them into the library. Segregating them because of their disabilities is detrimental to their development, and to society as a whole. Serving them, and their families, involves educating yourself on the issues they face on a daily basis.

Shows how to use Photoshop Elements 12 to retouch, repair, publish, and add effects to digital photographs and graphics by altering such factors as lighting, composition, and texture, and through editing, cropping, and filtering.

The co-founder of Twitter discusses the power of creativity and how to harness it through stories from his remarkable and career. In Biz's world: Opportunity can be manufactured; Great work comes from abandoning a linear way of thinking; Creativity never runs out; Asking questions is free; Empathy is core to personal and global success. Biz also addresses failure, the value of vulnerability, ambition, and corporate culture.

The iPad mini delivers great capabilities wherever you go! This guide helps you discover all the features of your easily portable Apple device.