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Madame Audrey's Guide to Mostly Cheap But Good Reference Books for Small and Rural Libraries

Madame Audrey's Guide to Mostly Cheap But Good Reference Books for Small and Rural Libraries

  • Author: Audrey Lewis
  • Publisher: American Library Association
  • ISBN: 9780838907337
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 206
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Provides guidelines for locating fundamental reference sources suitable for a small reference collection, and suggests titles for such subjects as sports, literature, history and geography, and fine arts.

Sex/gender Outsiders, Hate Speech, and Freedom of Expression

Sex/gender Outsiders, Hate Speech, and Freedom of Expression

Can They Say that about Me?

  • Author: Martha T. Zingo
  • Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
  • ISBN: 9780275952495
  • Category: Law
  • Page: 219
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The author examines the conflicts inherent in restricting hate speech - controversial speech codes - and freedom of expression as it affects the lives and rights of gay men and women. Following an overview she explores how the law has evolved on these issues and reviews the Supreme Court's rulings.

The Gay Almanac

The Gay Almanac

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group
  • ISBN: 9780425153000
  • Category: Reference
  • Page: 525
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Compiled by two nationally known and highly respected gay organizations, a unique, comprehensive almanac designed for gay men traces the history of the gay community, offers a directory of gay and lesbian organizations, and much more. Original.

Library Journal

Library Journal

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  • Category: Libraries
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The Library Journal

The Library Journal

Chiefly Devoted to Library Economy and Bibliography

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  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Libraries
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Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.

Saint James Press Gay and Lesbian Almanac

Saint James Press Gay and Lesbian Almanac

  • Author: Neil Schlager
  • Publisher: St James Press
  • ISBN: 9781558623583
  • Category: Reference
  • Page: 680
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"This important reference work is one of the first to devote equal attention to both gay men and lesbians. Its objective approach encourages in-depth study of gay and lesbian history, culture, and experience in 20th-century America.. The book's 23 sections include a chronology, an annotated list of organizations, significant historical documents important to the gay and lesbian movement, and in-depth discussions of gay and lesbian involvement in such fields as politics, film, music, science, sports, travel, leisure, and visual and performing arts. Each section includes biographical profiles of prominent people in each field and extensive bibliographies of books. articles, and Web sites. The evenhanded approach to this subject makes this book an important purchase for all libraries".--"Outstanding Reference Sources : the 1999 Selection of New Titles", American Libraries, May 1999. Comp. by the Reference Sources Committee, RUSA, ALA.

Women's Studies

Women's Studies

A Recommended Bibliography

  • Author: Linda A. Krikos,Cindy Ingold
  • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
  • ISBN: 9781563085666
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 828
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A team of subject specialists has taken on the immense task of documenting publications in the area of women's studies in the last decades of the 20th century. The result is this truly monumental work, which maps the field, covering thousands of titles and Web sites in 19 subject areas published between 1985 and 1999. Intended as a reference and collection development tool, this bibliography provides a guide to women's studies information for each title along with a detailed, often evaluative review. The annotations summarize each work's content, its importance or contribution to women's studies, and its relationship to other titles on the subject. Most reviews cite and describe similar and contrasting titles, substantially extending the coverage. Core titles and titles that are out of print are noted, and reviews indicate which titles are appropriate as texts or supplemental texts.

Subject Guide to Books in Print

Subject Guide to Books in Print

An Index to the Publishers' Trade List Annual

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  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: American literature
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Feminist Collections

Feminist Collections

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  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Women's studies
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Choice

Choice

Publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries, a Division of the American Library Association

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  • Category: Academic libraries
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Guide to Reference Materials for School Library Media Centers

Guide to Reference Materials for School Library Media Centers

  • Author: Barbara Ripp Safford
  • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
  • ISBN: 9781563085451
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 353
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Lists the best reference materials in the arts and sciences that meet the needs of elementary, secondary, vocational, and junior college students and teachers.

Reference Books Bulletin

Reference Books Bulletin

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  • Category: Reference books
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Book Review Digest

Book Review Digest

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  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Bibliography
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Recommended Reference Books for Small and Medium-sized Libraries and Media Centers

Recommended Reference Books for Small and Medium-sized Libraries and Media Centers

  • Author: Shannon Graff Hysell
  • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
  • ISBN: 9781591585268
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 355
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An annotated bibliography listing general reference works as well as those on social sciences, humanities, and science and technology

Forthcoming Books

Forthcoming Books

  • Author: Rose Arny
  • Publisher: N.A
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  • Category: American literature
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Recommended Reference Books in Paperback

Recommended Reference Books in Paperback

  • Author: Jack O'Gorman
  • Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 315
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An annotated, evaluative bibliography of some 1,000 reference titles chosen for their quality, economy, and availability. Each of the volume's 36 chapters describes and assesses paperbacks references focusing on a different subject area, from general reference volumes to the specific. The book is or

Encyclopedia of Lesbian Histories and Cultures

Encyclopedia of Lesbian Histories and Cultures

  • Author: Bonnie Zimmerman
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 113678750X
  • Category: Reference
  • Page: 920
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A rich heritage that needs to be documented Beginning in 1869, when the study of homosexuality can be said to have begun with the establishment of sexology, this encyclopedia offers accounts of the most important international developments in an area that now occupies a critical place in many fields of academic endeavours. It covers a long history and a dynamic and ever changing present, while opening up the academic profession to new scholarship and new ways of thinking. A groundbreaking new approach While gays and lesbians have shared many aspects of life, their histories and cultures developed in profoundly different ways. To reflect this crucial fact, the encyclopedia has been prepared in two separate volumes assuring that both histories receive full, unbiased attention and that a broad range of human experience is covered. Written for and by a wide range of people Intended as a reference for students and scholars in all fields, as well as for the general public, the encyclopedia is written in user-friendly language. At the same time it maintains a high level of scholarship that incorporates both passion and objectivity. It is written by some of the most famous names in the field, as well as new scholars, whose research continues to advance gender studies into the future.

Books in Print

Books in Print

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  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: American literature
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Academic Advising

Academic Advising

A Comprehensive Handbook

  • Author: Virginia N. Gordon,Wesley R. Habley,Thomas J. Grites
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 9781118045510
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 608
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One of the challenges in higher education is helping students toachieve academic success while ensuring their personal andvocational needs are fulfilled. In this updated edition more thanthirty experts offer their knowledge in what has become the mostcomprehensive, classic reference on academic advising. They explorethe critical aspects of academic advising and provide insights forfull-time advisors, counselors, and those who oversee studentadvising or have daily contact with advisors and students. New chapters on advising administration and collaboration withother campus services A new section on perspectives on advising including those ofCEOs, CAOs (chief academic officers), and CSAOs (chief studentaffairs officers) More emphasis on two-year colleges and the importance ofresearch to the future of academic advising New case studies demonstrate how advising practices havebeen put to use.

The Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature

The Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature

  • Author: Steven R. Serafin,Alfred Bendixen
  • Publisher: A&C Black
  • ISBN: 9780826417770
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Page: 1305
  • View: 8530
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More than ten years in the making, this comprehensive single-volume literary survey is for the student, scholar, and general reader. The Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature represents a collaborative effort, involving 300 contributors from across the US and Canada. Composed of more than 1,100 signed biographical-critical entries, this Encyclopedia serves as both guide and companion to the study and appreciation of American literature. A special feature is the topical article, of which there are 70.