Microsoft® Publisher 2010: Comprehensive

  • AUTHORS: Gary B. Shelly; Joy L. Starks
  • ISBN-13: 9780538475983 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 904 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2012     Published
  • Level(s): Flesch-Kincaid
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region


About The Product

Introduce your students to the new generation of Microsoft Office with the new generation of Shelly Cashman Series books! For the past three decades, the Shelly Cashman Series has effectively introduced computer skills to millions of students. With Publisher 2010, we're continuing our history of innovation by enhancing our proven pedagogy to reflect the learning styles of today's students. In Microsoft Publisher 2010: Comprehensive you'll find features that are specifically designed to engage students, improve retention, and prepare them for future success. Our trademark step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach now encourages students to expand their understanding of the Publisher 2010 software through experimentation, exploration, and planning ahead. Brand new end of chapter exercises prepare students to become more capable software users by requiring them to use critical thinking and problem-solving skills to create real-life documents.


  • Gives students a complete presentation of Publisher 2010, including new features of the software, using the highly-successful Shelly Cashman Series pedagogy.
  • A step-by-step, screen by screen approach allows you to successfully teach to all learning styles and ensure students retain information to be used in their personal and professional lives.

About the Contributor

  • Gary B. Shelly

    Gary B. Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. More than twenty million copies of Shelly Cashman Series' textbooks have been sold. Gary and a talented group of contributing authors have produced books on computer programming, computer concepts, and application software that are the leading textbooks in the computer technology market today. Gary has hosted the annual Shelly Cashman Institute, a week-long training event focusing on the latest topics in technology, for the past 34 years.

  • Joy L. Starks

    Joy L. Starks is a Professor of Computer and Information Technology at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. She has written chapters in several of the Shelly Cashman Series Office books and authored the Photoshop, Java Programming, and Microsoft Publisher series of books. As well as speaking engagements, she also hosts the nationally-renowned Tech Camp for Teachers on the IUPUI campus each summer.

Table of Contents

Office 2010 and Windows 7: Essential Concepts and Skills
1. Creating a Flyer.
2. Publishing a Tri-Fold Brochure.
3. Designing a Newsletter.
4. Creating a Publication from Scratch.
5. Using Business Information Sets.
6. Producing Tables and Forms.
7. Merging Publications and Data.
8. Designing Catalogs.
9. Sharing and Distributing Publications.
10. Managing Large Scale Publications.
11. Creating an Interactive Web Site Appendix A: Project Planning Guidelines.
A: Project Planning Guidelines.
B: Publishing Office 2010 Web Pages Online.

New to this Edition

  • Provides a Comprehensive presentation of Publisher 2010, including new features of the software, using the highly-successful Shelly Cashman Series pedagogy.
  • New pedagogical elements that enrich material creating an accessible and user-friendly approach allowing easy navigation through the skills in each chapter.