Prepared in collaboration with the Medical Library Association, this completely updated, revised, and expanded edition lists classic and up-to-the-minute print and electronic resources in the health sciences, helping librarians find the answers that library users seek. Included are electronic versions of traditionally print reference sources, trustworthy electronic-only resources, and resources that library users can access from home or on the go through freely available websites or via library licenses. In this benchmark guide, the authors Include new chapters on health information seeking, point-of-care sources, and global health sources Focus on works that can be considered foundational or essential, in both print and electronic formats Address questions librarians need to consider in developing and maintaining their reference collections When it comes to questions involving the health sciences, this valuable resource will point both library staff and the users they serve in the right direction.
This popular bibliographic guide offers users an overview of the best and most important paper and electronic information sources in the field of physics. An invaluable reference, research, and collection development tool, David Stern has selected and succinctly annotated a list of hundreds of major resources used by physical scientists and researchers, including bibliographic sources, abstracting and indexing databases, journals, books, online sources, and other subject-specific non-bibliographic tools.
a buying & reference guide to books & related products
Author: Bowker Staff
"Few general libraries can be without this vital bibliographic tool."--BOOKLIST. Eliminate the nuisance of storing hundreds of publishers' catalogs--& the time you waste hunting for any of them--with this convenient 3-volume bound collection of catalogs & booklists from U.S. & Canadian publishers. Ideal for locating titles from publishing conglomerates & small presses alike, it will help you find & order books, software, microforms, maps, calendars, & more--without the hassle. Helpful indexes include all publisher listings & publisher catalogs in 75 subject areas.