Browse Results What Format Should I Choose?

Showing 9,376 through 9,400 of 15,694 results

Mexico: The Struggle for Democratic Development (2nd edition)

by Kathleen Bruhn Daniel C. Levy Emilio Zebadúa

Provides a broad and accessible analysis of Mexico's contemporary struggle for democratic development and it brings up to date issues ranging from electoral reform and accountability to drug trafficking, migration, and NAFTA.

Mexico's Smoking Mountains [Grade 5]

by Nancy Finton

NIMAC-sourced textbook

MGMT 8 - Principles of Management

by Chuck Williams

Master storyteller, award-winning educator, and accomplished author Chuck Williams uses a captivating narrative style to illuminate today's most important management concepts and practices that really work in today's workplace. To keep the information personally relevant, Dr. Williams weaves more than 50 unforgettable examples and stories into each chapter in this edition. Proven learning features and self-assessments keep concepts intriguing and applicable to students' daily lives. As this edition's fresh scenarios, new cases, and new video cases reflect the latest management innovations at work in well-known organizations throughout the world, readers gain a better understanding of what they need to ensure managerial success.

MGMT4 (2011 Student Edition)

by Chuck Williams

Student-tested and faculty-approved, MGMT4 2011 EDITION offers an innovative approach to teaching principles of management. This paperback provides a complete suite of fresh learning aids to accommodate the busy and diverse lifestyles of today's learners, including downloadable flashcards, videos, MP3 review podcasts, and quick quizzes that allow students to study wherever they are and whenever they have time. Designed to reach today's students, MGMT says it all in four letters, reflecting how this unique solution speaks in the language of today's learner. MGMT4 started with student conversations, focus groups, interviews, surveys, and input from nearly 150 faculty members like you. This innovative approach unites today's latest management research with author Chuck Williams' unique storytelling approach in a visually rich, yet professional, design that reads like a business periodical. MGMT4 provides a streamlined, concepts-driven format with optional exercises, new cases, and new practical applications that you can choose to use depending on your students' needs. MGMT4 2011 EDITION offers the engaging principles of management solution that you and your students have created together.

Mi Voz, Mi Vida: Latino College Students Tell Their Life Stories

by Andrew Garrod Robert Kilkenny Christina Gomez

Garrod (education, Dartmouth College), Kilkenny (social work, Simmons College, Boston), and Goméz (sociology and Latino studies, Northeastern Illinois U. , Chicago) present a collection of 15 first-person narratives by Latino college students, aged 18 to 22, who attended Dartmouth; all but one of the essays was written within the last four years. The authors reflect on formative relationships and influences, life-changing events, and factors that helped shape their values, educational outcomes, and sense of personal identity. The text does not focus on Dartmouth per se or on its educational impact on the students, but rather on their evolving lives and Latino identities. The contributions are grouped into four major themes from the essays-- resilience, biculturalism, mentoring, and identity. For educators, college administrators, students and their families.


by Lucia Raatma

Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of Michigan.

Michigan Criminal Law and Procedure: A Manual for Michigan Police Officers (2nd Edition)

by Michigan Department of State Police

Several legal instructors throughout the state of Michigan contributed to the development of this and previous editions of this book in hopes that it will help police officers and police recruits comprehend the legal parameters that they operate within on a day-to-day basis.

Michigan: Holt, Elements of Literature, Sixth Course

by Kylene Beers

NIMAC-sourced textbook

Michigan McDougal Littell Literature: British Literature

by Arthur N. Applebee Jim Burke Janet Allen

Textbook on British literature for Michigan students.

Michigan Studies

by James A. Banks Kevin P. Colleary Walter C. Parker

Macmillian/McGraw-Hill TIMELINKS Grade 3 Michigan Student Edition builds geographic mastery with maps and skills, offers reading skills and strategies to reinforce Reading/Language Arts skills, and integrates Dinah Zike's Foldables® to help students improve comprehension. This series meets all Michigan state standards.

Michigan Studies (Grade 3)

by James A. Banks Kevin P. Colleary Walter C. Parker

Macmillian/McGraw-Hill TIMELINKS Grade 3 Michigan Student Edition builds geographic mastery with maps and skills, offers reading skills and strategies to reinforce Reading/Language Arts skills, and integrates Dinah Zike's Foldables® to help students improve comprehension. This series meets all Michigan state standards.

Michigan: The Wolverine State (Guide To American States)

by Rennay Craats

Take a trip across the nation with A Guide to American States. Learn about the people, geography, sports, history, industries, and symbols that make each state unique. Each fact-filled title features maps, timelines, informative charts, profiles of notable people, current census information, and many opportunities for guided research. Engaging text and vivid images provide a fascinating look at this diverse country. A Guide to American States is the ideal resource to help young readers learn about their state and the country as a whole.

Micro- and Nanoscale Fluid Mechanics: Transport in Microfluidic Devices

by Brian J. Kirby

This text focuses on the physics of fluid transport in micro- and nanofabricated liquid-phase systems, with consideration of gas bubbles, solid particles, and macromolecules. This text was designed with the goal of bringing together several areas that are often taught separately - namely, fluid mechanics, electrodynamics, and interfacial chemistry and electrochemistry - with a focused goal of preparing the modern microfluidics researcher to analyze and model continuum fluid mechanical systems encountered when working with micro- and nanofabricated devices. This text is not a summary of current research in the field, and it omits any discussion of microfabrication techniques or any attempt to summarize the technological state of the art. This text serves as a useful reference for practicing researchers but is designed primarily for classroom instruction. Worked sample problems are inserted throughout to assist the student, and exercises are included at the end of each chapter to facilitate use in classes.

Micro-Life Student Book

by National Science Foundation

As you examine the activities in this book, you may wonder, "Why does this book look so different from other science books I've see?"The reason is simple: it is a different kind of science program, and only some of what you will learn can be seen by leafing through this book!

Microarchaeology: Beyond the Visible Archaeological Record

by Stephen Weiner

The archaeological record is a combination of what is seen by eye, as well as the microscopic record revealed with the help of instrumentation. The information embedded in the microscopic record can significantly add to our understanding of past human behaviour, provided this information has not been altered by the passage of time. Microarchaeology seeks to understand the microscopic record in terms of the type of information embedded in this record, the materials in which this information resides, and the conditions under which a reliable signal can be extracted. This book highlights the concepts needed to extract information from the microscopic record. Intended for all archaeologists and archaeological scientists, it will be of particular interest to students who have some background in the natural sciences as well as archaeology.

Microbiology for the Healthcare Professional

by Karin C. Vanmeter Robert J. Hubert William G. Vanmeter

Textbook on the spread, control, and prevention of infectious diseases for healthcare professionals and students. General concepts within the life sciences are covered, followed by chapters that apply these concepts to the life science/health field and infections in each body system. Concluding topics include the immune system, pharmacology, antimicrobial drugs, microorganisms and different age groups, the environment, and biotechnology.

Microbiology Fundamentals: A Clinical Approach

by Marjorie Kelly Cowan Jennifer Bunn Jennifer Herzog

In this book, all core concepts are covered, but streamlined to better fit the length of your course. A more modern, visual text fits with today's students and the way they learn.

Microbiology: A Human Perspective

by Eugene Nester Denise Anderson C. Evans Roberts

Perfect for the non-major/allied health student (and also appropriate for mixed majors courses), this text provides a rock solid foundation in microbiology. By carefully and clearly explaining the fundamental concepts and offering vivid and appealing instructional art, "Microbiology: A Human Perspective" draws students back to their book again and again The text has a concise and readable style, covers the most current concepts, and gives students the knowledge and mastery necessary to understand advances of the future. A body systems approach is used in the coverage of diseases.

Microbiology: Laboratory Theory and Application (Brief Edition)

by Michael J. Leboffe Burton E. Pierce

The intent of this lab manual was to produce an abridged version of Microbiology Laboratory Theory and Application, 2nd ed., and give professors an option when selecting a lab manual for their course.

Microbiology Principles and Explorations 4th Edition

by Jacquelyn G. Black

The result of years of teaching and investigation, the author's reader-centered writing style provides readers with the background they need to truly comprehend the key principles.


by William Boyes Michael Melvin

Economics is global and the Eighth Edition of MICROECONOMICS maintains the hallmarks of the Boyes/Melvin series--accessible writing, strong pedagogy, and integration of global economic issues--while faithfully presenting the latest thinking of economists on important microeconomic phenomena. The authors have carefully integrated their popular pedagogy, cutting-edge teaching and learning technology, and a full range of supplements to create a complete program that clearly illustrates the connections between key microeconomic principles and real-world business practices. The text has also been thoroughly updated with recent data and extensive coverage of important current issues, such as the economic effects of the war in Iraq, the 2008 financial crisis, and China's emergence as an economic power. In addition, MICROECONOMICS, Eighth Edition, provides an in-depth exploration of one of today's most significant issues--globalization--and its impact on economic growth and poverty, including a comparison of international standards of living and Global Business. A full range of accompanying learning technology ensures readers gain an understanding of the microeconomics concepts most important for career and business success.


by David C. Colander

Written in an informal colloquial style, this student-friendly Principles of Microeconomics textbook does not sacrifice intellectual depth in its quest for accessibility. The author's primary concern is to instill "economic sensibility" in the student. Colander emphasizes the intellectual and historical context to which the economic models are applied. Distinguishing features found within Colander's text are: Cutting Edge and Modern Colloquial Style Narrative Focus on Policy Emphasis on the Importance of Institutions and History Focus on Modeling: Economics is a method of reasoning, not truths. Presents Alternative Perspectives in Economics


by Russell Cooper A. Andrew John

This textbook, Microeconomics: Theory Through Applications, centers around student needs and expectations through two premises: ... Students are motivated to study economics if they see that it relates to their own lives. ... Students learn best from an inductive approach, in which they are first confronted with a problem, and then led through the process of solving that problem. Many books claim to present economics in a way that is digestible for students; Russell and Andrew have truly created one from scratch. This textbook will assist you in increasing students' economic literacy both by developing their aptitude for economic thinking and by presenting key insights about economics that every educated individual should know.


by Paul Krugman Robin Wells

The product of the partnership of coauthors Krugman and Robin Wells, the book returns in a new edition. The new edition is informed and informative, solidly grounded in economic fundamentals yet focused on the realities of today's world and the lives of students. It maintains the signature Krugman/Wells story-driven approach while incorporating organizational changes, new content and features, and new media and supplements.

Showing 9,376 through 9,400 of 15,694 results


Select your format based upon: 1) how you want to read your book, and 2) compatibility with your reading tool. To learn more about using Bookshare with your device, visit the "Using Bookshare" page in the Help Center.

Here is an overview of the specialized formats that Bookshare offers its members with links that go to the Help Center for more information.

  • Bookshare Web Reader - a customized reading tool for Bookshare members offering all the features of DAISY with a single click of the "Read Now" link.
  • DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) - a digital book file format. DAISY books from Bookshare are DAISY 3.0 text files that work with just about every type of access technology that reads text. Books that contain images will have the download option of ‘DAISY Text with Images’.
  • BRF (Braille Refreshable Format) - digital Braille for use with refreshable Braille devices and Braille embossers.
  • MP3 (Mpeg audio layer 3) - Provides audio only with no text. These books are created with a text-to-speech engine and spoken by Kendra, a high quality synthetic voice from Ivona. Any device that supports MP3 playback is compatible.
  • DAISY Audio - Similar to the Daisy 3.0 option above; however, this option uses MP3 files created with our text-to-speech engine that utilizes Ivona's Kendra voice. This format will work with Daisy Audio compatible players such as Victor Reader Stream and Read2Go.