TITLE

Ten recommended reference works for school libraries

AUTHOR(S)
Clyde, Anne,
PUB. DATE
September 1992
SOURCE
Emergency Librarian;Sep/Oct92, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Lists the ten recommended reference works for school libraries. Includes `The World Book Encyclopedia'; `The Times Atlas of the World'; `Microsoft Bookshelf on CD-ROM.'
ACCESSION #
9706230174

 

Related Articles

  • subject listings.  // Library Journal;11/15/2005 Reference 2006, Vol. 130, p17 

    This article presents a listing of over 1100 recent and forthcoming titles of reference books from 260 publishers, arranged according to their subject. Grade levels for each are given, as well as information about their format.

  • Dutch get gay men's encyclopedia. Wockner, Rex // Gay & Lesbian Times;9/8/2005, Issue 924, p33 

    Reports on the publication of an encyclopedia for gay men in the Netherlands.

  • DZIEDZICTWO KULTURY KSIÄ„Å»KI A ÅšRODOWISKO CYFROWE WORLD WIDE WEB. KOTUŁA, SEBASTIAN D. // Przeglad Biblioteczny;2013, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p5 

    Objective -- The author attempts to answer the question whether World Wide Web (WWW) has been influenced by the book culture, focusing on analogies between the latter and the former. Research method -- Descriptive-comparative method was used in all analyses. Results -- Written codes and objects...

  • Welcome assured in the Highlands.  // Information Scotland;Aug2006, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p5 

    The article focuses on the information resources being offered by Highland Libraries in Scotland to aid those wanting to learn English and other world languages. It has bilingual dictionaries and reading group books specifically chosen for English language learners. Audio materials are available...

  • Thomson/Gale. Trudell, Rita // Catholic Library World;Jun2005, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p261 

    Provides information on the "U.X.L. Encyclopedia of Water Science," 2005 edition. Topics included in book chapters; Presentation of reference contents; Description of book illustrations and images.

  • SAMOAN SCHOOL LIBRARIES. French, Rosa-Jane // IASL Newsletter;Feb2013, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p10 

    In this article, the author offers information on Samoan school libraries. She mentions that the school library assistants had attended library skills 15 week training course sponsored by government. She informs that library books were outdated and needed dictionaries and recent edition of World...

  • Only Words. BREWER, CHARLOTTE // Wilson Quarterly;Autumn2008, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p16 

    The author discusses the "Oxford English Dictionary," (OED) and wonders whether a new printed version will ever be made available. The OED's second edition was issued in 1989 as a 20 volume set, replacing the first edition's 12 volumes and supplements. The third volume is a work in progress,...

  • Literary Resources A Pathfinder. Wyatt, Neal; Bluemle, Stefanie R. // Reference & User Services Quarterly;Spring2010, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p215 

    The article presents a pathfinder for library resources related to literary criticism. It notes that the guide is intended for public libraries which serve a variety of readership levels. It contains a section of general literary resources which could form a core collection of literary criticism...

  • Pocket-size encyclopedias. Freedman, J.; Soviero, M.M. // Popular Science;Sep91, Vol. 237 Issue 3, p47 

    Gives details on two new compact electronic encyclopedias that let users search through masses of information simply by entering a word, group of words or even a clue. Franklin Electronic Publishers' $400 machine based on the 1989 `Concise Columbia Encyclopedia, Second Edition'; SelecTronics...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics