Category Archive for: ‘Academic and Public Libraries’

  • Language Learning: Mastering the Vocabulary Slog

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    If language is the most social skill, should a foreign language be learned alone? At least in part. That’s the position of a recent article in the Economist, which asserts that digital tools can make language learning far more effective, and can ease the embarrassment …

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  • Ukraine the Great White North? The Implications of Poor Geography

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    Only 16 percent of Americans can find Ukraine on a map. This is the embarrassing conclusion of a survey published by three Ivy League professors in the Washington Post earlier this month. The survey’s 2,066 respondents were asked to plot Ukraine on a digital map …

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  • New Training and Marketing Tools

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    The World Trade Press website has a new Training & Marketing area, which contains links to all kinds of tools for promoting World Trade Press products. These include training resources such as product sheets and product slideshows, plus a variety of marketing pieces like press …

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  • World Trade Press Signs Partnerships in Australia and Japan

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    World Trade Press is proud to announce that it recently signed distribution agreements with two highly respected companies: James Bennett in Australia and the Maruzen Company in Japan. These companies will distribute the World Trade Press suite of online resources— including AtoZ World Business, AtoZ …

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  • Feature Added to AtoZ World Culture: Lesson Plans

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    The World Trade Press editorial team has added a set of 54 detailed lesson plans to the AtoZ World Culture online resource. For anyone teaching language arts, social studies, or a related discipline, these lesson plans will be a huge benefit—simplifying class preparation and engaging …

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  • Show a Historic Sensibility or Simply Start a Conversation with Antique Maps

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    Vintage maps, including panoramic (bird’s-eye) views, are elegant and historic pieces of art found in many of the country’s best museum collections. These vintage art prints are high-quality digital scans of the actual antique maps. The early days of mapmaking highlighted the pioneering spirit of a bygone …

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  • Free Geography Lesson Plan

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    Teach your students the names and locations of the countries of Central Asia with this free geography lesson plan. This lesson is appropriate for students in grades 4 through 12.

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  • Library Subsidy Program: Second Bottom Line

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    Big subsidies for small libraries. World Trade Press is committed to serving the library community by providing high-quality, affordable electronic resources.

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