Reference Reviews | February 1, 2014

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Reviews of Anthony Lo Bello’s Origins of Mathematical Words: A Comprehensive Dictionary of Latin, Greek, and Arabic Roots, Music in American Life: An Encyclopedia of the Songs, Styles, Stars, and Stories That Shaped Our Culture, and a list of titles from the February 1 issue.

Reference Reviews | January 2014

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Reviews of Hugh Johnson & Jancis Robinson’s The World Atlas of Wine, Critical Survey of Mythology and Folklore: Heroes & Heroines, John Grant’s A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Film Noir: The Essential Reference Guide, and a list of titles from the January issue.

Q&A: Jean-Pierre Isbouts

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Author Jean-Pierre Isbouts talks to LJ about Who’s Who in the Bible, from the January issue

Victorian Women, College Sports, and Street Food | Reference

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Reviews of Daily Life of Victorian Women, College Sports Traditions, and Street Food Around the World, plus a full list of Reference titles from the December 2013 issue.

Reference eReviews | November 15, 2013

eReviews from the November 15, 2013 issue.

Reference Reviews | November 15, 2013

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Reviews of Encyclopedia of Fairies in World Folklore and Mythology, Horologicon: A Day’s Jaunt Through the Lost Words of the English Language, and Natural History Museum Book of Animal Records, plus a full list of Reference reviews from the November 15, 2013 issue.

New Database Releases 2014

New database releases.

Best Databases 2013

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Old favorites and shiny new toys make this year’s list of the best databases for your library.

New Releases | Reference 2014

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More than 650 recent and forthcoming print reference products from 100-plus publishers.

Reference on the Road

GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS Douglas County Libraries’ Aspen Walker talks to business professionals at a library-hosted breakfast networking event. Photo courtesy of Douglas County Libraries

Librarians describe escaping the desk to deliver reference wherever the community needs it.

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