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us: Textbooks


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Form

    • Textbooks
  • Variants

    • us: Instruction books
    • us: Primers (Textbooks)
    • us: School books
    • us: Schoolbooks
    • us: Text books
  • Broader Terms

    • us: Instructional and educational works
  • Sources

    • found: ERIC thesaurus, July 28, 2014 (Textbooks. UF History Textbooks; Programed Texts; Supplementary Textbooks. BT Books; Instructional Materials. NT Multicultural Textbooks)
    • found: Art & architecture thesaurus online, July 28, 2014 (textbooks. UF text books; text-books; texts (instructional materials). Books used as standard works for the formal study of a particular subject.)
    • found: Genre terms : a thesaurus for use in rare book and special collections cataloging, via WWW, July 28, 2014 (Textbooks. UF Handbooks; Instruction books. BT Instructional works (Gathering term; do not assign). NT Alphabet books; Chrestomathies; Grammars; Hornbooks; Primers (Instructional books); Readers; Spellers)
    • found: Reitz, J.M. ODLIS : online dictionary for library and information science, July 28, 2014 (primer: Originally, a Book of Hours. Later, a book, often illustrated, written for young children to teach them how to read and spell. Synonymous in this sense with Dick and Jane book. See also: abecedary, battledore, horn book, and speller. In a more general sense, any book that gives the first principles of a subject or basic instruction for beginners.)
    • found: Görlach, M. An alphabetical list of English text types, in Text types and the history of English, c2004: p. 82 (textbook)
  • Change Notes

    • 2014-12-01: new
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