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The readers' advisory guide to nonfiction

Author: Neal Wyatt
Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association, 2007
Series: ALA readers' advisory series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This hands-on guide includes nonfiction bibliographies, key authors, benchmark books with annotations, and core collections. It is destined to become the nonfiction bible for readers' advisory and collection development, helping librarians, library workers, and patrons select great reading from the entire library collection."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Bibliographies
Nonfiction
Lists
Book lists
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neal Wyatt
ISBN: 9780838909362 0838909361
OCLC Number: 86115340
Description: xiv, 318 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: A readers' advisory approach to nonfiction --
Offering the service --
Food and cooking --
Science, mathematics, and nature writing --
Memoirs --
Sports --
True crime --
Travel --
True adventure --
History and historical biography --
General nonfiction --
Learning and marketing in collection --
Whole collection readers' advisory service --
Appendixes. A. How to build a nonfiction subject guide ; B.A nonfiction reading plan : the ten books from each subject area to consider reading ; C. Annotation form ; D. Reading notes ; E. The readers' advisory matrix.
Series Title: ALA readers' advisory series.
Responsibility: Neal Wyatt.
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Navigating what at she calls the ""extravagantly rich world of nonfiction,"" the author builds readers' advisory bridges from fiction to increasingly popular nonfiction to encompass the library's  Read more...

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