Do you need an access control system for your library?

Feb 3 2015 | Written by : Agnes Marylinn| 0 |

A library is considered to be one of the key aspects of an educational institution. It is one of the best ways by which the students get an opportunity to grab all the necessary information that can be useful to them for their studies in addition to what is prescribed on their regular course books.

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Cheap China Tours For a Celebratory Chinese New Year 2015

Jan 22 2015 | Written by : Michael Pierce| 0 |
Cheap China Tours For a Celebratory Chinese New Year 2015

Christmas has the monopoly on holidays in the Americas and Europe, but in China , there’s no bigger occasion than Chinese New Year, which, is now commonly referred to as Spring Festival. It’s also called Lunar New Year. The 4,000-year-old holiday is designed to honour household and heavenly deities,

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4 Major Differences Between Japanese Manga and American Comics

Dec 15 2014 | Written by : Daniel Clark| 0 |
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Japanese manga (comics) and American comics, though both are made to entertain their readers, they vastly differ from each other. The big difference is in their art style: Manga is much more stylized where American Comics are more realistic. Besides this, there are many other differences like cost, genres,

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Avoid These 15 Most Common Mistakes When Writing Your Novel

Jun 8 2014 | Written by : Tom George| 0 |
Avoid These 15 Most Common Mistakes When Writing Your Novel

This is a great post from Harry Bingham, a crime novelist and founder of the Writers Workshop. Have you ever thought about writing that novel that has been floating around in your head for several years. I know I have. I cannot wait to one day finally be able to sit down and write my novel. But before

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A cup of creative writing

Mar 6 2014 | Written by : Alicia Jones| 0 |

The art of writing what you feel is creative writing. But then is it easy for everyone to write and express their feelings? Writing is an art, many have it as a genetic gift with a flare of expressing themselves. But there are many who have learned it through continuous efforts and many rewritings.

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So You Must Write For A Living: Blog or Book?

Sep 27 2013 | Written by : Tom George| 0 |
So You Must Write For A Living: Blog or Book?

So you must write for a living. Either you have a passion for it or you perhaps your job requires you do it. Writing can open many doors, but good writing takes practice. Just the other day while having lunch in an upscale restaurant I had a conversation with a nice lady which led me to ask her what

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How Chris McCandless Died : The New Yorker

Sep 13 2013 | Written by : Blake Meredith| 0 |

  “Into the Wild” was a 1996 nonfiction book that was later adapted into a movie in 2007. The book was written by Jon Krakauer and it was an expansion of a 9000 word article Krakauer had previously written. It was about Chris McCandless and his journey into the Alaskan wilderness. Now

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Book Review – Hosseini’s ‘And the Mountains Echoed’ brings new tears

May 28 2013 | Written by : Tom George| 0 |
Book Review – Hosseini’s ‘And the Mountains Echoed’ brings new tears

My main goal in reading Khaled Hosseini’s new book, “And the Mountains Echoed,” was to avoid crying. I failed within the first 20 pages. And by the last page, I was bawling. So, yes, much like Hosseini’s earlier works, “The Kite Runner” and “A Thousand Splendid

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What Is Good To Read Now On Amazon

Apr 2 2013 | Written by : Tom George| 0 |
What Is Good To Read Now On Amazon

As Goodreads gets acquired by Amazon, its becoming clearer what people are reading. Amazon is the king of online booksellers and, by most accounts, the most feared player in publishing. Yet last week it shelled out a reported $150 million to buy up Goodreads, a social network for book nerds with a devoted

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@jeffbullas A Smart Blogger or a Slick Marketer?

Feb 5 2013 | Written by : Lilach Bullock| 0 |

I was delighted to have the opportunity to recently interview Jeff Bullas.   For years, he has been inspiring businesses and brands all over the world to start using social media and the web to their advantage.  I have been an avid reader of his blog , and his latest book,  “Blogging the smart

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Claire Bulman | Girl role models that rock – Kids books

Jan 29 2013 | Written by : Lilach Bullock| 0 |
Claire Bulman | Girl role models that rock – Kids books

Girl role models that rock – kids’ books for  go getting girls can be hard to find. Boy heroes crowd the shelves of our diminishing book shops.  Girls’ “adventure” stories have princesses waiting to be saved and pony detectives. Not every go getting girl’s can of cola. Sure there is

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So You Want To Be a Writer: Bukowski Debunks the “Tortured Genius” Myth of Creativity

Oct 20 2012 | Written by : Pat Novak| 0 |

By Maria Popova “unless it comes unasked out of your heart and your mind and your mouth and your gut, don’t do it.” Why do writers — great writers — write? We’ve heard from George Oprwell, Joan Didion, and Susan Sontag. But one of the most poignant answers comes from a somewhat unlikely

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