With this 32-page book, student will learn about using the library card file or computer, the dictionary, encyclopedia, atlas, and almanac. In this exciting, skill-related book, children join ZIM, the lovable space creature, Zal, his sister, and Zup, his three-legged dog, in fun outer space learning adventures. Children are encouraged to think about the world of today and the possibilities for the world of tomorrow. Themes of exploration, technology and computers are introduced. Book includes a skills chart to help you identify which skills are being met in each activity.