* Project Miranda, an educational resource project at the University of London, has produced 21st Literacy Handbook - linking literacy with software. The easy-to-understand A to Z format is designed for teachers and lecturers who do not specialise in computing, but need help teaching children with literacy problems. It is also aimed at adults and can be used for training. Pounds 9, including pp, ISBN 0 85473 4260. Further information from the author Christina Preston at Project Miranda, Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL. Tel: 0171 612 6653.
* Army Careers Datafile - A Guide to the British Army is for children interested in an Army career and wanting to know about the available different roles. The pack contains an IBM PC format disc, as well as a user manual and teacher's guide. Copies have already been sent, free of charge, to careers teachers. For more details contact Debra Jones, Army, The Teamwork Education Programme, PO Box 934, Poole, Dorset BH17 7BR. Helpline tel: 01202 666505.