Intended to introduce readers to the breadth of information sources in the fields of science and technology as well as to their applications, this book offers in-depth coverage and a clear presentation of the structure of the literature. It covers all types of reference materials-from abstracts, dictionaries, and indexes to biographical directories, dissertations, and government documents. Descriptive and evaluative annotations define the scope of each work, its intended audience, and its special features. Critical comments allow users to compare sources and make choices between similar titles. Two major changes have been made in this edition. First, the range of publications has been updated to cover newer material. Second, myriad electronic-especially WWW-sites have been added. In general, works published before 1991 are not included, making this a current and selective guide. Valuable as a textbook and a guide to the literature, this book is also useful for collection development.... 1415 Energy Fact book, 1376 Energy Handbook, 2nd ed., 1377 Energy Index, 1330, 1331n Energy Information Abstracts, ... 1417 Energy Source Book, 1380 Energy Statistics, 1300 Energy Terminology, rev. ed., 1362 Energy Usera#39;s Databook, 1381 ... 1334 Environment Abstracts, 1335, 1336n Environment Index, 1301, 1335n, 1336 Environment Information Access, ... 1383 Environmental Glossary, 4th ed., 1363 Environmental Hazards to Young Children, 1880 Environmental Impactanbsp;...
|Title||:||Information sources in science and technology|
|Author||:||Charlie Deuel Hurt|