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The new Walford : guide to reference resources

Author: Ray Lester; A J Walford
Publisher: London : Facet Pub., 2005-
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The New Walford highlights the best resources to use when undertaking a search for accurate and relevant information, saving you precious time and effort. For those looking for a selective and evaluative reference resource that really delivers on its promise, look no further. In addition to print sources, The New Walford naturally covers an extensive range of e-reference sources such as digital databanks, digital  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bibliography
Bibliographie
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Lester; A J Walford
ISBN: 9781856044950 1856044955 185604498X
OCLC Number: 61137469
Notes: "This book is the first volume of a series that succeeds Walford's guide to reference material, published in eight editions between 1959 and 2000 by Library Association Publishing"--T.p. verso.
Includes indexes.
Description: v. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Contents: v. 1. Science, technology, and medicine --
v. 2. Social sciences.
Other Titles: Guide to reference resources
Science, technology and medicine
Social sciences
Walford's guide to reference material.
Responsibility: editor-in-chief, Ray Lester.

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Covers 15 broad subject groupings: social sciences (generic); psychology; sociology; social work & social welfare; politics; government; law; finance, accountancy & taxation; industries & utilities;  Read more...

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