Subject Guide to Government Reference Books

Subject Guide to Government Reference Books

Author: Sally Wynkoop

Publisher: Littleton, Colo : Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: UOM:39015034621998

Category: Bibliographical literature

Page: 302

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Selective list of 1050 reference titles published by the Government Printing Office and government agencies. Emphasis is on pre-1968 literature, comprehensive works, and serial publications. Pt. 3, Science and technology, includes medicine and related fields. Most citations are annotated; index refers to citation numbers.

Subject Guide to U.S. Government Reference Sources

Subject Guide to U.S. Government Reference Sources

Author: Gayle J. Hardy

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 9781563081897

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 358

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Revised and updated, this compendium helps readers identify and understand the scope of key government reference sources-traditional books (including publications catalogs and telephone directories); information clearinghouses; and materials in new formats, such as CD-ROMs, datafiles, and Internet sites. The authors focus on free information and depository materials-both readily available through toll-free phone numbers, mail or e-mail requests to agencies, or federal depository library collections. Materials are fully described in annotations that differentiate between similar materials, identify typical citation formats, and note common abbreviations

The Statesman's Year-Book

The Statesman's Year-Book

Author: J. Scott-Keltie

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9780230253124

Category: Political Science

Page: 1344

View: 115

The classic reference work that provides annually updated information on the countries of the world.

Government Publications

Government Publications

Author: Bernard M. Fry

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9781483156019

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 826

View: 115

Government Publications: Key Papers is a compilation of papers that covers various topics related to government publications. The book presents materials drawn from a variety of sources, such as public domains, book chapters, and periodicals from different countries. The text contains 61 chapters organized into 15 parts; each part covers a specific area, such as sorting and labeling of publications, library systems, reference services, and municipal and state publications. The book dedicates several parts to British, Canadian, and Australian publications. This book will be of great value to individuals who have an interest in government information.