San Mateo County Libraries will close early at 5:00 PM on Monday, December 24, 2018, and will be closed Tuesday, December 25, 2018, for Christmas. Libraries will also close early at 5:00 PM on Monday, December 31, 2018, and will be closed Tuesday, January 1, 2019, for New Year’s.
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Random House, Inc.The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary German naturalist whose ideas changed the way we see the natural world—and in the process created modern...
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Baker & TaylorExplores the world of chemistry, including its structure, core concepts, and contributions to human culture and material comforts.Oxford University PressMost people remember chemistry from their schooldays as a subject that was...
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