Subject Guide to U S Government Reference Sources

Author: Gayle J. Hardy
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563081897
Format: PDF, Docs
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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

Information Sources of Political Science

Author: Stephen W. Green
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576071049
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A comprehensive bibliography of American and international politics covers print and electronic materials published in English, primarily in the U.S. and U.K., with most chapters arranged by reference format, then alphabetically by title.

Basic Reference Sources

Author: Margaret Taylor
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810822443
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A perennial favorite. ...invaluable as a learning tool. I highly recommend it. --PREVIEW

Reference Sources in History

Author: Ronald H. Fritze
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0874368839
Format: PDF, ePub
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Fully annotated and completely updated—the most comprehensive guide to reference books in the field of history. * This guide includes 900+ complete entries for reference works and provides complete bibliographic information for over 400 other works * Descriptive annotations provide guidance to quality reference materials and offer a useful and time-saving alternative to research using the Internet * Topical chapters and detailed index help readers locate the materials they need for research and allow for effective searches of more obscure topics * The guide includes materials of interest for undergraduates, graduate students, academic researchers, and educated general readers

Accessing U S Government Information

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Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313297656
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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New guide to the easiest and most appropriate ways to access data on general and specific subjects covered by the U.S. Government.

Tapping the government grapevine

Author: Judith Schiek Robinson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780897741798
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Judith Schiek Robinson has updated and expanded this popular guide, which offers a thorough and sometimes humorous tour of government information sources. Her highly readable text explains the intricacies of government information and how to find sources that meet specific research needs. New features in the third edition include detailed coverage of Internet resources, directories of World Wide Web addresses, and quick tips on which government Web sites to search for different types of information. Helpful guides to government abbreviations and citations are also included, as are numerous new tables, user guides, exercises, and illustrations.

American Military History

Author: Daniel K. Blewett
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN:
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Tackling and managing the massive array of reference tools in the field of U.S. military history, this selectively annotated bibliography covers land, air, and naval forces, with separate chapters on major American armed conflicts. Other chapters cover electronic resources, organizations and associations, museums, archives, and libraries. The author has included atlases, chronologies, bibliographies, biographical dictionaries, indexes, abstracts for journals, glossaries, and encyclopedias, with brief descriptive annotations on most entries. This work is a pertinent addition to the general reference collections of public and academic libraries as well as to special libraries, government documents collections, military and intelligence agency libraries, and historical societies and museums. Those conducting research in the field of military history will find it indispensable.

Fundamental Reference Sources

Author: James H. Sweetland
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 9780838907801
Format: PDF
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An introduction to selected sources of bibliographical, biographical, linguistic, statistical and geographical organizations.