How to Break into Modeling Orenstein 1987 Submitter: I work at an academic fashion library and we have a very small section of books on modeling in the fashion industry. Just last week I pulled this mid-1980s advice book out of
Raising Earthworms for Profit Shields 1959, 8th ed, 1970 Submitter: Actually, it’s got some good info in it for someone starting a vermicomposting farm, but between the worn cover and the outdated illustrations, we’re casting it aside. My favorite headline
Purchasing for Food Service Managers (2nd ed.) Warfel and Cremer 1990 Submitter: I work at a Midwestern academic library. We are in the process of doing the first systematic, top-to-bottom weed at 25 years — probably more. Weeding is so
Resume Writing: A Comprehensive How-To-Do-It Guide 4th Edition Bostwick 1990 Submitter: Resume Writing is an informational book geared at assisting job seekers with creating winning resumes to help them get the job. [We] thought this might make a good addition
Find a Career in Engineering Stambler 1962 Long time site followers have probably heard over the years that both Holly and I are married to engineers. If you want to watch an engineer twitch, tell him/her about your average reference
Quick Workouts: Fitness Anytime, Anywhere Time-Life Books 1987 Submitter: This book is currently on the shelves at a local public library. Who knew people in the 1980’s were so busy that they had to fit in exercise while waiting for the
Your Career in Teaching Dowdell 1967 Submitter: This book was out of date by the 1970’s, never mind today. We have included some great photos of what It was like to teach in the 1960’s. Holly: I was a teacher
Would You Put That in Writing? How to Write Your Way to Success in Business Booher 1983 Submitter: I just withdrew this from our community college library collection. The typewriter on the cover alone qualifies it for awfulness, but wait!