By Carolyn M. Mulac
invaluable booklet bargains a concise advent to reference sources
and companies for quite a few readers, from library employees members
who are requested to paintings within the reference division to managers
and others who desire to familiarize themselves with this important
area of librarianship. Written in an obtainable kind and designed
for daily use, it offers an outline of the fundamental instruments and
techniques of reference paintings, including
Reference providers, a bit addressing such important
themes as cellphone reference, the reference interview, and
Reference assets, chapters which concentrate on types
of reference instruments, together with encyclopedias, dictionaries,
directories, handbooks, and almanacs
Appendixes with key records ready by means of the Reference and consumer prone Association
(RUSA) and an annotated bibliography
An first-class education instrument for either new and skilled employees, basics of Reference will
quickly turn into your basic reference!
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