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Local Writing Organizations | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Sciworthy Focusing on informal science writing for science-trained professionals and students. Seattle Central College Continuing education classes in writing. Seattle7Writers Programs and events, including the Write Here Write Now writing intensive.

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A-Z Online Resources | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Looking for a job in Washington state? Find current salaries, training requirements and educational programs for a wide variety of occupations, plus tools to help you choose a career. You can use WOIS on any Library computer, or call 206-386-4636 for a remote access key.

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Your Next Skill: Got Science (Experiments)? | The Seattle ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The Curious Kid's Science Book. Citro, Asia. Children will learn to ask their own scientific questions, discover value in failed experiments, and -- most importantly -- have a blast with science. The 100+ hands-on activities in the book use household items to playfully teach important science, technology, engineering, and math skills. Format: Book

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Science | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Science. This list of recently published works captures science in its many facets. The thought-provoking topics include space exploration, human biology, artificial intelligence, global warming, ecology, extinctions and the future of agriculture. Adapt.

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The Seattle Public Library’s Summer of Learning Combats ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 16, 2020  · In the uncertain times of COVID-19, learning loss over the summer is more of a concern than ever for children and teens. The Seattle Public Library announced today that it has adapted its annual Summer of Learning program to meet public health guidelines while engaging as many Seattle children and teens as possible in reading and learning all summer long.

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Magazines & Newspapers | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) The Seattle Times Historical Archive (1895-1984) is made possible through a generous grant from The Seattle Public Library Foundation. SIRS Discoverer This database offers full-text newspaper, magazine and reference content from more than 2,200 high-quality sources on topics such as current events, history, health, language arts, math, science ...

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Leadership | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Hairston participates in education research on physics and equity learning as a National Science Foundation awardee; as well as specializes in community education, engagement and outreach, and public policy research. In 2016 Hairston served as co-chair of the City of Seattle’s Black Male Achievement Initiative.

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Science | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Science. This list of recently published works captures science in its many facets. The thought-provoking topics include space exploration, human biology, artificial intelligence, global warming, ecology, extinctions and the future of agriculture. In the Shadow of the Moon. Aveni, Anthony F.

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Science | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Science. This list of recently published works captures science in its many facets. The thought-provoking topics include space exploration, human biology, artificial intelligence, global warming, ecology, extinctions and the future of agriculture. Astrophysics for People in A Hurry. Tyson, Neil deGrasse.

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A-Z Online Resources | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) S. Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce. Get online access to the Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce for local information on business, construction, real estate, engineering, architecture, and more. Seattle Post-Intelligencer (1901 - Current) Search fully digitized editions of The Seattle Post-Intelligencer, and download and print full-text articles.

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Science Fiction | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Beckett, L. X. Rubi Whiting grows up with the Bounce-back generation, young people raised after the devastation of the late 21st century. As a public defender and virtual gamer, Rubi meets Luce, a controversial firebrand and hacker that threatens the status quo she is sworn to protect. Format: Book.

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Microsoft Imagine Academy | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) The Seattle Public Library has partnered with Washington State Library to offer free Adobe (ACA), Microsoft (MOS, Microsoft Certified Fundaments, and MTA) and QuickBooks (QBCU) certification exams as a part of the Microsoft Imagine Academy program to those that currently live or attend college in Washington State. Explore Certification Exams.

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Popular Science Fiction Books for Adults | The Seattle ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Here are the most popular Science Fiction books for adults. Project Hail Mary: A Novel. Weir, Andy. The sole survivor on a desperate, last-chance mission to save both humanity and the earth, Ryland Grace is hurtled into the depths of space when he must conquer an extinction-level threat to …

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Virtual Tutoring | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Live English and Spanish tutors are available from 2 to 10 p.m. daily. Vietnamese tutors are available from 4 to 7 p.m. Log in to Tutor.com with a Library card or Library Link Number and PIN. To find out how to use your Seattle Public Schools student ID number, visit our Library Link page. Tutors can help with any school subject, including: Math.

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Science Fiction | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Mascarenhas, Kate. In 1967 four female scientists invent time travel, but when one of the original creators experiences a psychotic break she is cast out, altering the ethical approach to the very work itself going forward. A character-driven novel about time, memory, mental health, and …

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New Science Fiction Books for Adults | The Seattle Public ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Here are the most recent Science Fiction books for adults. The World Gives Way. Levien, Marissa. "In fifty years, Myrra will be free. Until then, she's a contract worker. Ever since she was five, her life and labor have belonged to the highest bidder on her contract--butchers, laundries, and now the powerful, secretive Carlyles.

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Staff Picks | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) This list highlights successes gained and struggles faced for jobs and employment from Emancipation to the 21st century. (Created Aug. 2020) ... A staff selection of science fiction titles for adults. Science Fiction Short Classics A staff selection of short classic fiction titles for adults. Short Classics

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Popular Science Fiction Books for Adults | The Seattle ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Here are the most popular Science Fiction books for adults. The Galaxy, and the Ground Within. Chambers, Becky. "With no water, no air, and no native life, the planet Gora is unremarkable. The only thing it has going for it is a chance proximity to more popular worlds, making it a decent stopover for ships traveling between the wormholes that ...

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Popular Nonfiction Books for Adults | The Seattle Public ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The new science of intellectual humility shows that as a mindset and a skillset, rethinking can be taught, and Grant explains how to develop the necessary qualities. ... "The bestselling author of Leonardo da Vinci and Steve Jobs returns with a gripping account of how the pioneering scientist Jennifer Doudna, along with her colleagues and ...

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New Science Fiction Books for Adults | The Seattle Public ...

Posted: (52 years ago) This debut science-fiction romp with heart follows the tradition of Ray Bradbury's Martian Chronicles with a dash of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. For the six lucky scientists selected by the Destination Mars! corporation, a one-way ticket to Mars--in exchange for a lifetime of research- …

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Popular Science Fiction Books for Adults | The Seattle ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Here are the most popular Science Fiction books for adults. WINNER OF THE HUGO, NEBULA, AND ARTHUR C. CLARKE AWARDS The record-breaking debut novel that won every major science fiction award, Ancillary Justice is Ann Leckie's powerful and thought provoking story of a warship trapped in a human body and her search for revenge.

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Engaging Activities to Do at Home | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) The California Academy of Science - Activities to highlight the importance of the natural world through interactive games and webpages, live wildlife video feeds, and closeups of creatures; Science Snacks - hands-on, teacher-tested, and use cheap, available materials. …

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Staff Picks for Teens | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Always Available eComics for Middle School on Hoopla Try these always available Hoopla eComics for middle school students. This is a comprehensive list - so if you're overwhelmed by possibility check in with a library staff member over in Ask Us!

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Science Fiction for Teens | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) A staff selection of science fiction titles for teens. The Long Way to A Small, Angry Planet. Chambers, Becky. Rosemary joins the crew of a small ship hoping to leave her past behind, but when they take a highly risky job tunneling wormholes through space, she wonders if her new family is enough.

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Science Fiction for Kids | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Science Fiction for Kids Whether traveling the reaches of space, discovering the powers of new technology, or envisioning the future of our own world, science fiction intrigues our mind and ignites our spirit of exploration.

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2021 Book Bingo Resources | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Science Fiction - A list of science fiction selected by Library staff. Fantasy - A list of fantasy fiction selected by Library staff; Tor.com – Tor.com is a website celebrating the speculative fiction genre and pop culture with articles, re-reads, and original short stories.

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Popular Science Fiction Books for Adults | The Seattle ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most popular Science Fiction books for adults. Bloodchild and Other Stories. Butler, Octavia E. A newly expanded edition of Octavia E. Butler's only collection of short stories. Butler graces new mansions of thought with her eloquent, distinguished and poignant prose.

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Seattle Rep's A PEOPLE'S HISTORY: Beyond the Theatre

Posted: (52 years ago) Steve Jobs. Isaacson, Walter. In 2012, Daisey came under fire for fabricating some details in “The Agony and Ecstasy of Steve Jobs,” a monologue that was excerpted on the NPR program This American Life and later retracted. Here is a best-selling Jobs biography. Format: Book. Availability: Available. View Steve Jobs

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Popular Nonfiction Books for Adults | The Seattle Public ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Popular Nonfiction Books for Adults. Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most popular Nonfiction books for adults. Unwinding Anxiety: New Science Shows How to Break the Cycles of Worry and Fear to Heal your Mind. Brewer, Judson. "A step-by-step plan clinically proven to break the cycle of worry and ...

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Insects & Spiders of the Pacific Northwest | The Seattle ...

Posted: (52 years ago) This video illustrates molting and metamorphosis and explores insect behavior and anatomy-from the six-legged configuration that all insects share to fascinating facts about vision, pheromones, feeding, flight, social organization, and more. There are over 1 million identified insects and spiders in the world.

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A-Z Online Resources | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Access nearly 50,000 titles, including 7,000 videos about computing, databases, programming, web design and more. Formerly Safari Books Online. OverDrive has thousands of e-books and audiobooks you can borrow for three weeks and download to most devices. Explore the history and meaning of English words. Includes more than 600,000 words dating ...

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Science Fiction for Kids | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Science Fiction for Kids. Whether traveling the reaches of space, discovering the powers of new technology, or envisioning the future of our own world, science fiction intrigues our mind and ignites our spirit of exploration. (Updated Sept. 2020) A young boy seeks to relive the best day ever, yesterday.

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Science Fiction | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) A staff selection of science fiction titles for adults. Golden State. Winters, Ben H. In what used to be California, the Golden State is a nation in which untruths are the greatest crime.

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Staff Picks for Kids | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Staff Picks for Kids. Discover the best books for kids of all ages–from new readers to tweens–selected by our staff. Find new featured book lists every month, or explore our …

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Digital Equity | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Learning to use computers and technology helps kids do better in school or their future careers. LibraryLab makes it fun for kids to learn science, technology, engineering and math.; Digital Learning programs for all ages teach you computation, coding, electronics, and other STEM principles through fun, creative activities.; Robot Backpacks are provided by the National Science foundation so ...

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New Science Fiction Books for Adults | The Seattle Public ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Here are the most recent Science Fiction books for adults. The House of Styx. Künsken, Derek. "Life can exist anywhere. And anywhere there is life, there is home. In the swirling clouds of Venus, the families of La Colonie live on floating plant-like trawlers, salvaging …

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Popular Science Fiction Books for Adults | The Seattle ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Here are the most popular Science Fiction books for adults. Mistborn: The Final Empire. Sanderson, Brandon. Experiencing an epiphany within the most daunting prison of the monstrous Lord Ruler, half-Skaa Kelsier finds himself taking on the powers of a Mistborn, and teams up with ragged orphan Vin in a desperate plot to save their world.

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Popular Fiction Books for Kids | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Popular Fiction Books for Kids. Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most popular Fiction books for kids. Squirrel in the Museum. Vande Velde, Vivian. Twitch narrates the story of his adventures when he joins the kids on a field trip to the science museum. Format: Book. Availability: All copies in use.

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Science Fiction for Teens | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) A staff selection of science fiction titles for teens. The Rule of One. Saunders, Ashley. Twins Ava and Mira have lived their entire lives pretending they are one girl, in order to skirt the law enforcing one-child families, but when their secret is discovered, they must run for their lives.

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Popular Science Fiction Books for Adults | The Seattle ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Here are the most popular Science Fiction books for adults. The Dark Forest. Liu, Cixin. "Earth is reeling from the revelation of a coming alien invasion--in just four centuries' time. The aliens' human collaborators may have been defeated, but the presence of the sophons, the subatomic particles that allow Trisolaris instant access to all ...

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Popular Nonfiction Books for Teens | The Seattle Public ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most popular Nonfiction books for teens.

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History Conference: 'People, Politics and Places' at The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 14, 2020  · Are you interested in local history? At the Pacific Northwest Historians Guild's 30th conference on Regional History, "People, Politics and Places," you're invited to hear insights about the Pacific Northwest's long and dark history of politics. The history conference takes place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 7 at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 1, Microsoft Auditorium ...

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Popular DVDs for Adults | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Popular DVDs for Adults. Hundreds of DVDs are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most popular DVDs for adults. Shadow in the Cloud. In the throes of World War II, Captain Maude Garrett joins the all-male crew of a B-17 bomber with a top-secret package. Caught off guard by the presence of a woman on a military flight, the ...

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Attend Weekly SF/Fantasy Author Readings Hosted by The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 07, 2020  · Participants of the 2020 Clarion West Write-a-thon can register to read their science fiction, fantasy and horror works! There will be open mic readings for the first hour, followed by featured readers (TBD) for the second hour. Open mic sign-ups will begin at 5:30 p.m., and registration information will be available closer to the event.

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Virtual Tutoring for Adults | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Tutor.com has trained experts who can coach you in a variety of different subjects and also offer expert job application, resume and cover letter writing advice. Get free virtual tutoring from Tutor.com with a Library card number. ... Get help with core subjects including math, science, English, social studies, English as a Second Language, and ...

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2018 News Release Index | The Seattle Public Library

Posted: (52 years ago) Attend the 2018 A. Scott Bullitt lecture in American History on Dec. 1. ESL job seekers: get help with interviews on Nov. 28. Seattle students now get Library cards with their student IDs. Learn how to identify fake news on Nov. 27. Friends of the Library's Better Book Sale on Nov. 10.

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