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Reference Sources For Small And Medium Sized Libraries Eighth Edition

Author : Jack O'Gorman
ISBN : 9780838912126
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Focusing on new reference sources published since 2008 and reference titles that have retained their relevance, this new edition brings O’Gorman’s complete and authoritative guide to the best reference sources for small and medium-sized academic and public libraries fully up to date. About 40 percent of the content is new to this edition. Containing sources selected and annotated by a team of public and academic librarians, the works included have been chosen for value and expertise in specific subject areas. Equally useful for both library patrons and staff, this resource Covers more than a dozen key subject areas, including General Reference; Philosophy, Religion, and Ethics; Psychology and Psychiatry; Social Sciences and Sociology; Business and Careers; Political Science and Law; Education; Words and Languages; Science and Technology; History; and Performing Arts Encompasses database products, CD-ROMs, websites, and other electronic resources in addition to print materials Includes thorough annotations for each source, with information on author/editor, publisher, cost, format, Dewey and LC classification numbers, and more Library patrons will find this an invaluable resource for current everyday topics. Librarians will appreciate it as both a reference and collection development tool, knowing it’s backed by ALA’s long tradition of excellence in reference selection.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Reference Sources For Small And Medium Sized Libraries

Author : Scott Kennedy
ISBN : 0838934684
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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An annotated bibliography lists reference sources for those academic and public libraries that can't buy everything but want the best for their patrons
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Recommended Reference Books

Author : Bohdan S. Wynar
ISBN : 1563086255
Genre : Reference
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An annotated bibliography listing general reference works as well as those on social sciences, humanities, and science and technology
Category: Reference

Reference Sources For Small And Medium Sized Libraries

Author : Jack O'Gorman
ISBN : UOM:39015079164235
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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An annotated bibliography lists reference sources for small and medium-sized libraries and includes updates information on such resources as CD-ROMs, electronic databases, the Internet, and Web 2.0.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Recommended Reference Books For Small And Medium Sized Libraries And Media Centers 1984

Author : Bohdan S. Wynar
ISBN : 0872874354
Genre : Instructional materials centers
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Essential for reference work and indispensable for collection development, this book allows librarians to locate the best new works in a given field through its convenient subject arrangement; to consult other published reviews from the citations provided; and to compare price, scope, and coverage of reference books in a particular subject area.
Category: Instructional materials centers

A Guide To Reference Books For Small And Medium Sized Libraries 1970 1982

Author : G. Kim Dority
ISBN : UOM:39015008392170
Genre : Reference
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Provides an annotated list of reference works related to social science, history, political science, geography, education, recreation, business, art, music, theater, religion, linguistics, literature, and science
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Recommended Reference Books For Small And Medium Sized Libraries And Media Centers 1982

Author : Bohdan S. Wynar
ISBN : 0872872920
Genre : Instructional materials centers
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Essential for reference work and indispensable for collection development, this book allows librarians to locate the best new works in a given field through its convenient subject arrangement; to consult other published reviews from the citations provided; and to compare price, scope, and coverage of reference books in a particular subject area.
Category: Instructional materials centers

A Guide To Reference Books For Small And Medium Sized Libraries 1984 1994

Author : G. Kim Dority
ISBN : UOM:39015034861248
Genre : Reference
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Provides an annotated list of reference works related to social science, history, political science, geography,education, recreation, business, art, music, theater, religion, linguistics, literature, and science
Category: Reference

Fundamentals Of Collection Development And Management Fourth Edition

Author : Peggy Johnson
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Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Technical Services Quarterly declared that the third edition “must now be considered the essential textbook for collection development and management … the first place to go for reliable and informative advice." For the fourth edition expert instructor and librarian Johnson has revised and freshened this resource to ensure its timeliness and continued excellence. Each chapter offers complete coverage of one aspect of collection development and management, including numerous suggestions for further reading and narrative case studies exploring the issues. Thorough consideration is given to traditional management topics such as organization of the collection, weeding, staffing, and policymaking;cooperative collection development and management;licenses, negotiation, contracts, maintaining productive relationships with vendors and publishers, and other important purchasing and budgeting topics;important issues such as the ways that changes in information delivery and access technologies continue to reshape the discipline, the evolving needs and expectations of library users, and new roles for subject specialists, all illustrated using updated examples and data; andmarketing, liaison activities, and outreach. As a comprehensive introduction for LIS students, a primer for experienced librarians with new collection development and management responsibilities, and a handy reference resource for practitioners as they go about their day-to-day work, the value and usefulness of this book remain unequaled.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Recommended Reference Books For Small And Medium Sized Libraries And Media Centers 2002

Author : Wynar
ISBN : PSU:000050034925
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Essential for reference work and indispensable for collection development, this classic guide helps you quickly identify the best, most affordable, and most appropriate new reference titles in any given field. The approximately 500 books reviewed in this edition have been selected from American Reference Books Annual (Libraries Unlimited) as the best works for smaller libraries. A must if your budget precludes ARBA, this cost-effective, time-saving tool also makes an excellent supplement.
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Reference Books For Small And Medium Sized Libraries

Author : American Library Association. Ad Hoc Committee for the Third Edition of Reference Books for Small and Medium-sized Libraries
ISBN : UOM:39015058429617
Genre : Reference books
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Recommended Reference Books For Small And Medium Sized Libraries And Media Centers

Author : Bohdan S. Wynar
ISBN : 1563087669
Genre : Instructional materials centers
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Identifies and describes some 600 of the most useful and affordable reference sources available, with the needs of small and medium-sized school, public, academic, and special libraries in mind. Reviews are selected from American Reference Books Annual 1999, covering reference titles published in 1998, with a few from 1997. Detailed and often evaluative annotations written by practicing librarians and subject specialists examine the nature, scope, and usability of each work. In many cases reviews from professional journals are cited and materials are compared to similar works. Each entry includes complete bibliographic and ordering information. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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