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The Resource Biometrics : your body and the science of security, written by Maria Birmingham ; illustrated by Ian Turner

Biometrics : your body and the science of security, written by Maria Birmingham ; illustrated by Ian Turner

Label
Biometrics : your body and the science of security
Title
Biometrics
Title remainder
your body and the science of security
Statement of responsibility
written by Maria Birmingham ; illustrated by Ian Turner
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An informative, engaging introduction to biometrics. This book explores nine biometrics in detail, explaining how each works, where it's used, its pros and cons, and how it compares to other techniques. It also discusses privacy, security, and why we need methods of identification. An engaging and colorful design and playful illustrations alongside surprising anecdotes, historical context, and humor make this an enjoyable, in-depth look at a hot topic. Informational text features include sidebars, diagrams, sources, a glossary and an index."--
Summary
"An informative, engaging introduction to biometrics. This book explores nine biometrics in detail, explaining how each works, where it's used, its pros and cons, and how it compares to other techniques. It also discusses privacy, security, and why we need methods of identification. An engaging and colorful design and playful illustrations alongside surprising anecdotes, historical context, and humor make this an enjoyable, in-depth look at a hot topic. Informational text features include sidebars, diagrams, sources, a glossary and an index."--Provided by publisher.
Illustration
Award
Lane Anderson Award (Canada), Young Readers category, 2017.
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Provided by publisher
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10571564
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NLC
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Birmingham, Maria
Dewey number
570.1/5195
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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1010
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Turner, Ian
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True
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  • Biometry
  • Biometric identification
  • Biometry
  • Biometric identification
  • Biometric identification
  • Biometry
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Discoveries
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Science / Sociology
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Technology / Inventions
Target audience
juvenile
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your body and the science of security
Label
Biometrics : your body and the science of security, written by Maria Birmingham ; illustrated by Ian Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 48) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn967788169
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781771471930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)967788169
Label
Biometrics : your body and the science of security, written by Maria Birmingham ; illustrated by Ian Turner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 48) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn967788169
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781771471930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)967788169

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