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Reference as a category refers to works which you can refer to for confirmed facts. Reference works are usually referred to for particular pieces of information, rather than read beginning to end. The writing style used in these works is informative; the authors avoid use of the first person, and emphasize facts. Many reference works are compiled by a team of contributors whose work is coordinated by one or more editors rather than by an individual author. Indexes are commonly provided in many types of reference work. Reference works include dictionaries, thesauruses, encyclopedias, almanacs, bibliographies, and catalogs. Many reference works are available in electronic form and can be obtained as software packages or online through the Internet.

 
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A Field Guide to Freelancer Finances

By: Designers, Developers and FreeAgent

Unsure what your freelance rate should be? Fed up of chasing late-paying clients? Too scared to take a holiday? You need A Field Guide to Freelancer Finances! This ebook is a series of short, engaging chapters that include first-person advice, industry research, Put together by cloud accounting software providers FreeAgent (www.freeagent.com), the guide covers how to deal with invoicing, accounting, pricing and tax like a boss. You’ll hear from prominent freelance...

“We all love the freedom that being freelance gives us. But at the end of the day we also all need to make money. Being the best designer or developer in the world sadly won’t help you if you can’t make enough money to survive, which is why the figure called the “break-even point” is so important for freelancers...”

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Introduction to Computer Science

By: Mark McIlroy

This book is an introduction to Computer Science and the craft of computer programming. It contains the basic information from a first-year Computer Science course.

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A Guide to Writing Excel Formulas and VBA Macros

By: Mark McIlroy

This book is an introduction to writing Excel formulas and VBA macros. It contains all the information you need to write basic or advanced Excel formulas and macros.

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Introduction to the Stockmarket

By: Mark McIlroy

This book is an introduction to investing in shares. It is suitable for all persons who are interested in the stockmarket but do not know where to start. The author is based in Melbourne, Australia however the book is suitable for all international markets.

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Elstron Table Games : How The Games Evolved, Volume 2

By: Mu Pi Chan

The purpose of this book (Volume 2) is to describe how the Elstron Table Games (defined in Volume 1) evolved both in terms of my actual development of the games and the 'fantasy' history associated with these games.

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FDA Food Label Requirements In A Nutshell

By: FoodPackagingLabels.net Team of Authors

Do you own a food business? Are you familiar with the strict packaged food labeling requirements that are issued and regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration? If you are among many food manufacturers who find it difficult to decipher FDA’s complex food labeling rules, the FDA Food Label Requirements in a Nutshell e-book will prove to be an invaluable companion and aid in familiarizing yourself with required procedures for labeling your food product. This 29-pag...

“It is the sole responsibility of food producers to follow FDA guidelines carefully and give accurate specifications for food label design to their label manufacturer. Since the process of labeling food is very complex, here we will give you an outline of what it entails, with additional resources where you can further inform yourself about food labeling.”

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Reading a Book, a Visual Guide : How to Read a Book, The Intellige...

By: Timoleon Wash

Reading a Book, a Visual Guide is a Klimers Primers Mind Map on How to Read a Book by Adler and Doren, The Intelligent Guide to Reading. It is a visual guide to all the essential elements of getting the most out of reading any type of book, from novels to history, science to literature, both practical and imaginative texts.

Synchronize TERMS (with the author) or you'll be speaking different languages.

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Bingo!

By: Nicolae Sfetcu, Compiler

A short guide about what is and how to play bingo, the game in United Kingdom, and its major variations. Since its invention in 1934, modern bingo has evolved into multiple variations, with each jurisdiction’s gambling laws regulating how the game is played. There are also nearly unlimited patterns that may be specified for play. Some patterns only require one number to be matched, up to cover-all games which award the jackpot for covering an entire card and certain g...

A short guide about what is and how to play bingo, the game in United Kingdom, and its major variations. Since its invention in 1934, modern bingo has evolved into multiple variations, with each jurisdiction’s gambling laws regulating how the game is played. There are also nearly unlimited patterns that may be specified for play. Some patterns only require one number to be matched, up to cover-all games which award the jackpot for covering an entire card and certain g...

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Klimers Primers : Mind Map of How to Read a Book: How to get the m...

By: Tim Wash

A simple guideline of how to get the most out of your reading.

The reader must "Come to Terms with the Author."

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Elstron Table Games : The Rules of Play

By: Mu Pi Chan

The table games described in this book are based traditional tables games which have been modified to fit into a fantasy world where the inhabitants use a duodecimal numbering system (Base 12), and for whom the hexagon and numbers which are multiples 6 are of fundamental importance. When developing these table games the aim was to produce games with simple rules (easy to learn) which lead to complex outcomes (hard to master). Or to put this another way games which are...

The games described in this book originally started life as part of a novel about the fantasy island of Tarron and the hominoid races (Elstron, Assen, Durns, and Jowr) that inhabited it. Within this fantasy novel The College of Arnur, in the Elstron Kingdom of Westron, played a key role in the story. The College of Arnur can best be described as a cross between a monastery and a university, within which the Table Games described in the first four sections of this book pl...

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Pinch Like You Mean It! 101 Ways to Spend Less Money Now

By: Dr. Penny Pincher

I started writing this book on my cell phone on an airplane flight- with my phone in “airplane mode”, of course... While trapped in my seat for a couple hours I started typing a list of ways to spend less money and ended up with 101 tips. After I landed, I added some description, stories, and details to each tip to create a resource to help people spend less money. The tips on saving money in this book can be used to save money, of course, but they can also help you ...

Buying food at a convenience store is rarely a good idea, but if you do, here is a tip to avoid paying sales tax on food items. Back in college, I would sometimes get a "grinder" burrito at a convenience store, not a bad lunch for about $1.00. If you paid for the burrito before microwaving it, it was considered a grocery item and there was no sales tax. If you microwaved it first and then paid for it, you were charged 6% sales tax since it was considered a prepared fo...

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Asociaţia Română pentru Telelucru şi Teleactivităţi (ARTT)

By: Nicolae Sfetcu

Asociatia Romana pentru Telelucru si Teleactivitati vrea sa raspunda unei necesitati de piata: un loc unde se poate gasi informatia necesara si raspunsuri corecte si serioase la problemele care implica telelucrul, telecomertul, telecooperarea, teleactivitatile in general. ARTT intentioneaza sa devina un punct de referinta pentru membrii sai si pentru toti cei interesati in dezvoltarea noilor modalitati de lucru. Principalul obiectiv este mentinerea si extinderea dezvo...

Asociatia Romana pentru Telelucru si Teleactivitati vrea sa raspunda unei necesitati de piata: un loc unde se poate gasi informatia necesara si raspunsuri corecte si serioase la problemele care implica telelucrul, telecomertul, telecooperarea, teleactivitatile in general. ARTT intentioneaza sa devina un punct de referinta pentru membrii sai si pentru toti cei interesati in dezvoltarea noilor modalitati de lucru.

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Moving And Packing For Winners : Outsmart Your Upcoming Move

By: Pamela Smith; Manuella Irwin

Relocation is often defined as a stressful and nerve-racking experience that eats up too much time and money, leaving you emotionally and physically drained. And yet, it doesn’t have to be this way. The key to successfully writing your own happy ending to the grim moving story is to be adequately prepared for Moving day by following the required packing steps. Cleverly structured by esteemed relocation experts and, the purpose of this moving book is to help you orga...

It is universally known that moving often turns out to be a stressful experience with an insatiable appetite for time and money. The psychological impact of any relocation process cannot be predicted with any certainty and its side effects may last from a couple of weeks to a few years depending on what type of person you are. Being well prepared for the upcoming move is fundamental not only for your emotional well-being, but for that of the people around you as well.

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Migration: The COMPAS Anthology

By: Bridget Anderson, Editor; Michael Keith, Editor

‘Migration’ is a difficult word. It encompasses multiple interlinked practices, policies and relationships, and it touches people all over the world in myriad ways. This anthology is designed both as a teaching and research resource and as a provocation. Contributions range from personal reflections to succinct overviews, and include poetry and images, posing questions and sharing insights on the multifaceted phenomenon that we call ‘migration’, and linking it to wider ...

"The arrogation of powers to keep people ‘in place’ – from historical regimes of serfdom, to contemporary measures to regulate movement, to modern city forms such as the hukou system in China – all define who is and who is not a migrant in relation to regional, national and municipal governance of scarce public goods and ideologies of nation or belonging."

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Beat Your Creditors: FREE Step-by-Step eBook : Keep Your Money & I...

By: Patricia Hawke

Easy and simple step-by-step solutions to stop persistent hassles from creditors, windebt lawsuits through dismissal, and clean up your credit reports and scredit scores. Learn how credit card companies ruin you financially - on purpose, improve your cash flow, get financial help, and protect your current job. This 348-page pdf book zip file also includes: 27 forms you can personalize, over 200 pages deal with how to handle debt collectors and get lawsuits dismisse...

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Simple Business

By: Mark McIlroy

A guide to business.

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SQL Essentials

By: Mark McIlroy

A guide to SQL. Includes an online environment where you can try out the examples from the book.

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The Black Art of Programming

By: Mark McIlroy

A guide to computer programming. Covers the basic material from a Computer Science course.

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The Wise Investor

By: Mark McIlroy

A book about personal money management and investment. The book is written as a dialogue between two characters.

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A Guide to Systematic Readings in the Encyclopaedia Britannica

By: James Baldwin, Ph.D.

The Britannica is a work of reference, and much more: it is a collection of all histories, all biographies, all arts, all litterateurs, and all scientific, professional, and mechanical knowledge; but on account of its comprehensiveness, extending as it does through so many large volumes, it presents such an "embarrassment of riches" that those who consult it fail sometimes to discover all that is suited to their individual needs. It is evident, therefore, that if each re...

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