Recommended Reference Books for Small and Medium-sized Libraries and Media Centers
Volume 35Book - 2015 | 2015 edition.
An essential resource for collection development specialists in small and medium-sized libraries, this guide identifies the highest quality, most affordable, and most appropriate new reference materials in any field.
* Comprises the top 550 reviews--all written by subject experts working in the library profession--selected from ARBA , a comprehensive and well-respected reviewing source for reference materials
* Retains any critical comments made by the reviewer about a recommended title to aid readers in their selection process
* Recommends titles not only on the basis of their positive reviews but also their affordability and broad appeal, helping reference departments under tight budget constraints to maximize their libraries' funds