Guide to Sources for Agricultural and Biological Research

Author: J. Richard Blanchard,Lois Farrell

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 9780520032262

Category: Reference

Page: 735

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A guide to information sources including abstracts and indexes, library catalogs, government publications, review literature, book reviews, congresses and conferences, dissertations, research in progress, translations, dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, abbreviations, directories, lists of periodicals, handbooks and yearbooks, works on experimental procedures, and classification systems.
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Guide to Information Sources in the Botanical Sciences

Author: Elisabeth B. Davis,Diane Schmidt

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 9781563080753

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 275

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Works cited in this useful survey are appropriate for students, librarians, and amateur and professional botanists. These encompass the plant kingdom in all its divisions and aspects, except those of agriculture, horticulture, and gardening. The majority of the annotations are for currently available in-print or electronic reference works. A comprehensive author/title and a separate subject index make locating specific entries simple. With materials ranging from those selected for the informed layperson to those for the specialist, this new edition reflects the momentous transition from print to electronic information resources. It is an appropriate purchase for public, college, university, and professional libraries.
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Using the Agricultural, Environmental, and Food Literature

Author: Barbara S. Hutchinson,Antoinette Paris-Greider

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 0824743768

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 536

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This text discusses a wide range of print and electronic media to locate hard-to-find documents, navigate poorly indexed subjects and investigate specific research topics and subcategories. It includes a chapter on grey and extension literature covering technical reports and international issues.
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Guide to Reference Books

Author: Eugene Paul Sheehy,Rita G. Keckeissen,Richard J. Dionne

Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association

ISBN: 9780838903902

Category: Reference books

Page: 1560

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Reference Sources in Science, Engineering, Medicine, and Agriculture

Author: Harold Robert Malinowsky

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN: N.A

Category: Reference

Page: 355

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"Thoughtfully compiled, current, and reasonably priced.... Recommended as a 'one-stop-shopping' source..". -- Library Journal "This work is an essential purchase for libraries with collections in the four designated areas". -- ARBA Both print and nonprint sci-tech information sources can be quickly located, and their uses evaluated, with this new resource -- the only sourcebook to cover all four major branches of science. More than 2,400 entries of complete bibliographic information are accompanied by a brief description of each work. Every source is indexed by author, subject, and title. Special chapters cover how technology is changing the way scientists communicate, and how to build a viable collection in specific disciplines.
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The American Library Association Guide to Information Access

A Complete Research Handbook and Directory

Author: American Library Association

Publisher: Random House Inc

ISBN: N.A

Category: Computers

Page: 533

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A resource including more than three thousand standard print and electronic information sources is organized according to popular research areas
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