Genealogical and Local History Books in Print Supplement

Publisher: Genealogical Bks in Print
ISBN: 0891571361
Release Date: 1992-05-01
Genre: Reference

The first printing of the fourth edition originally had 2 volumes. In the later reprints of the fourth edition, the "family genealogies" section of volume 2 became separately printed and was called volume 3. Volumes 4 and 5 are supplements.

Interlibrary Loan Practices Handbook

Author: Virginia Boucher
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 0838906672
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Advises libraries on implementing and maintaining interlibrary loan policies, discussing reciprocal borrowing, out-of-system loans, and the use of bibliographic utilties

Jean Charlot s prints

Author: Peter Morse
Publisher: Univ of Hawaii Pr
ISBN: STANFORD:36105032821196
Release Date: 1983-08-01
Genre: Art

Guide to Reference Materials for School Library Media Centers

Author: Barbara Ripp Safford
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 1563085453
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Education

Lists the best reference materials in the arts and sciences that meet the needs of elementary, secondary, vocational, and junior college students and teachers.

The Health Professional s Guide to Dietary Supplements

Author: Shawn M. Talbott
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781746728
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

This quick-glance reference helps students and health professionals educate themselves and their patients/clients about the scientific evidence for and against more than 120 popular dietary supplements. Supplements are logically grouped into 12 chapters based on their primary desired effect, such as weight loss, joint support, and sports performance enhancement. The authors give each supplement a one-to-five-star rating based on the level of scientific substantiation for each of its major claimed effects. The book highlights crucial safety issues regarding each supplement and sets forth recommended dosages for particular effects. A quick-reference appendix lists all the supplements alphabetically with their star ratings.

Supplement to the Dictionary of American Library Biography

Author: Wayne A. Wiegand
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 0872875865
Release Date: 1990
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

This work records the accomplishments of the leaders of library science with 51 thoroughly researched biographies of individuals whose contributions have profoundly influenced the profession's history. The biographical sketches, ranging in length from 1,400 to 4,000 words, were researched, written, and reviewed by noted authorities in the library and information science community.