Nonfiction

Library Excavations #5: A Handbook of Library Ideas

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400 S State St Harold Washington Library Center
60605 Chicago
United States
US
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Zine, Library Excavations #5: A Handbook of Library Ideas
Date: 
February 2017
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#5
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Zine is part of a project that "highlights and activates physical materials found in public libraries." This Issue is a reprint of a self-published1977 booklet of ideas for creative librarians to use.
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Library Excavations #4: Suspect Methodology

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400 S State St Harold Washington Library Center
60605 Chicago
United States
US
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Zine, Library Excavations #4: Suspect Methodology
Date: 
October 2016
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#4
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Zine is part of a project that "highlights and activates physical materials found in public libraries." This Issue focuses on documentation of a 1972 study on personal identification within law enforcement.
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English
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Library Excavations Issue #3: Periodical Business

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400 S State St Harold Washington Library Center
60605 Chicago
United States
41° 39' 27.0828" N, 86° 23' 7.7928" W
US
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Zine, Library Excavations Issue #3: Periodical Business
Date: 
August 2016
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Zine is part of a project that "highlights and activates physical materials found in public libraries." This Issue showcases some of the unique business periodicals in the Harold Washington Library Center's collection, some of which date back to the late 1800s.
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Granta: The Magazine of New Writing, Issue 108

Around That Age I Liked to Play with Fire

Location

4959 S. Archer Ave
60632 Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, 826 CHI
Date: 
2015
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Collection of short student essays on a variety of personal subjects; includes curriculum guide for teaching student writers
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English
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9781934750971

A Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad, Life Issue #1

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Zine, A Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad, Life Issue #1
Date: 
2008
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1
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A Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad, Life is a Zine that was written as a part of National Novel Writing Month. The Author, Kisha, discusses her early life and the difficulties that she and her family went through.
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Justice for the Death Row 10: Victims of Police Torture

Location

60625 Chicago
United States
US
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Book, Parkin, Joan
Date: 
2001
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Pamphlet from the Campaign to End the Death Penalty that focuses on sharing the stories of a group of Chicago individuals on death row that allege they were the victims of police torture.
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English
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Your Guide to the Juvenile Justice System

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magazine,Your Guide to the Juvenile Justice System
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"The juvenile justice system can be scary and confusing, even if you haven't done anything wrong. You might feel powerless and scared around police, lawyers and judges. That's why it's important to know that you have legal rights that no one can take away!"
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