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Career Resources | Reference eReviews, October 15, 2016


While working on this column, the unemployment rate has dipped below five percent for the first time since the beginning of 2008, yet the sense of urgency is still palpable.

LJ Reference Reviews: November 1, 2016


Readers considering having a baby will find Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn a valuable resource; a quality reference that condenses a monumental amount of information; AtoZdatabases offers a quick and convenient way to search a vast number of records in one place

LJ Reference Reviews: October 15, 2016


Sociological economics for the mainstream; Pop Culture in Asia and Oceania emphasizes the huge diversity of popular expressions across Asia; the award-winning Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center is a gold standard; GoinGlobal possesses valuable content for job hunters

The Archives of Sexuality & Gender | Reference eReviews, September 15, 2016


With a combination of grassroots, local, national, and international full-text primary source content, this archive is recommended to academic libraries serving scholarly researchers

LJ Reference Reviews: October 1, 2016


Music Innovators is suitable for most casual music aficionados; Krishna in History will primarily appeal to undergraduate students; the resources of InfoSci-Books, InfoSci-Journal, InfoSci-Videos are highly curated and get the job done

ACI Scholarly Blog Index | Reference eReviews, September 1, 2016


With the plethora of social media and blog postings published each day, ACI Scholarly Blog Index will appeal to those seeking quality, relevant content that meets their academic needs.

LJ Reference Reviews: September 15, 2016


An excellent book on Cancer; two volumes about The Persian Empire more than adequately fill a resource gap; Hanson’s valuable take on The Social Media Revolution; plus a new archive for LGBTQ and gender studies researchers

LJ Reference Reviews: September 1, 2016


From a Critical Survey of Young Adult Literature to Great Lives from History: American Women to Gun Politics in America, and a useful ACI Scholarly Blog Index for academic libraries

Twentieth Century Religious Thought, Vols. I & II | Reference eReviews, August 2016


An extensive library of seminal works in modern Christian thought; carefully curated material representative of thinkers across the Muslim community (including both non-Western and Western perspectives)

LJ Reference Reviews: August 1, 2016


Virus shows the vital role of organisms in our ecosystem; updated Evidence Explained is essential for researchers; students of theology, philosophy, religious studies, and associated subjects will be well served by Alexander Street’s Religion databases.