Reference: ereviews | December 2012

Reviews of Chelsea House Biographies Online and Thomson Reuters Data Citation Index.

Reference Reviews: December 2012

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Reviews of Michael Pagliaro’s The Musical Instrument Desk Reference, Handbook of Women Biblical Interpreters, and Jackie Smith Arnold’s Kinship, plus a full list of reference reviews in the Dec. issue.

Reference Reviews | November 15, 2012

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Reviews of The Encyclopedia of New Venture Management, Corporate Disasters, and CQ Press Guide to U.S. Foreign Policy, plus a full list of reference reviews in the Nov. 15 issue.

Reference Short Takes | November 1, 2012

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Reference short takes from the Nov. 1 issue.

Best Books 2012: Editor’s Letter

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LJ‘s book review staff has been busy on your behalf. We recently sequestered ourselves for a day to have a polite discussion—yes, really—about the ten best books that came our way in 2012. You’ll have to hold on to your seat a bit longer though; that list will be winging its way to you in […]

Reference Reviews | November 1, 2012

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Reviews of The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics, John Maxymuk’s NFL Head Coaches, and Thomas Mockaitis’s The Iraq War, plus a full list of reference reviews from the Nov. 1 issue.

Best Databases 2012

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It’s said that in a recession, people opt for old-world comforts. While in the electronic world there isn’t much that’s old world, the librarians who responded to this year’s call for best-database nominations name some mainstays that are likely to inspire some e-nostalgia. Consumer Reports, CultureGrams, and Guide to Reference are resources we’ve relied upon […]

Reference Reviews | October 15, 2012

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Reviews of Mapping Mormonism, Stephen G. Hyslop and Patricia Daniels’s Great Empires, and Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, plus a full list of reference reviews from the Oct. 15 issue.

SAGE Acquires Adam Matthew

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Adam Matthew, a company that’s known for providing specialized online primary-source collections, announced today that it’s been bought by SAGE, a social science reference publisher.

Reference Short Takes | October 1, 2012

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Reference short takes from the Oct. 1 issue.

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