Download E-books Developing an Outstanding Core Collection: A Guide for Libraries, Second Edition PDF

By Carol Alabaster

During this sensible instruction manual, newly up to date for 2010, Carol Alabaster makes a speciality of constructing a set with fine quality fabrics whereas saving money and time. She addresses key assortment improvement questions, together with

  • What standards are used to spot a center identify?
  • what's the method for making choices?
  • How is a suite maintained and improved?
  • How are middle titles tracked within the library's acquisition and move systems?

choked with choice assets and pattern center lists in seven topic components, this soup-to-nuts guide can be invaluable even if you're ranging from scratch or revitalizing an current assortment.

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Download E-books International Sport: A Bibliography, 1995-1999: Including Index to Sports History Journals, Conference Proceedings and Essay Collections. (Sports Reference Library) PDF

By Richard William Cox

There was an explosion within the volume of activities historical past literature released in recent times, making it more and more tricky to maintain abreast of advancements. the yearly variety of guides has elevated from round 250 to 1,000 a yr during the last decade. this can be due partly to the truth that through the overdue Nineteen Eighties and 90s, many golf equipment, leagues and governing our bodies of activity have celebrated their centenaries and produced histories to mark this social gathering and commemorate their achievements. it's also the results of the becoming acceptance and realisation of the significance of activity historical past examine inside of academe.
This overseas bibliography of books, articles, convention court cases and essays within the English language is a one-stop for the activities historian to grasp what's new.

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Download E-books The K-Book: An Introduction to Algebraic K-Theory (Graduate Studies in Mathematics) PDF

By Charles A. Weibel

Informally, K-theory is a device for probing the constitution of a mathematical item reminiscent of a hoop or a topological area by way of certainly parameterized vector areas and generating vital intrinsic invariants that are priceless within the learn of algebraic and geometric questions. Algebraic K-theory, that is the most personality of this publication, bargains mostly with learning the constitution of earrings. even if, it seems that even operating in a in simple terms algebraic context, one calls for concepts from homotopy concept to build the better K-groups and to accomplish computations. The ensuing interaction of algebra, geometry, and topology in K-theory presents a desirable glimpse of the team spirit of arithmetic. This publication is a complete advent to the topic of algebraic K-theory. It blends classical algebraic strategies for K0 and K1 with more recent topological strategies for better K-theory corresponding to homotopy thought, spectra, and cohomological descent. The publication takes the reader from the fundamentals of the topic to the state-of-the-art, together with the calculation of the better K-theory of quantity fields and the relation to the Riemann zeta functionality.

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Download E-books Russia and the Former Soviet Union: A Bibliographic Guide to English Language Publications, 1986-1991 PDF

By Helen F. Sullivan

The tumultuous occasions happening in japanese Europe have ended in an avalanche of courses in English approximately that a part of the realm. This quantity, a continuation of the overdue Stephan M. Horak's sequence of bibliographies protecting books released in English in regards to the Soviet Union and japanese Europe as much as 1985, alternatives up the place Mr. Horak left off. It presents a selective bibliography of books referring to Russia and the Soviet Union that have been released in English from 1986 to 1991. Descriptive annotations of greater than 1,400 titles include bibliographic details, short abstracts, and citations of significant studies whilst to be had. concentrating on the social sciences and arts, this quantity excludes natural technological know-how and expertise, occasional papers, serial courses, guides below 50 pages in size, and people no longer on hand to the final educational and public library person. At a time whilst curiosity is excessive and fabric is proliferating, this advisor is a must.

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Download E-books Dictionary of American Young Adult Fiction, 1997-2001: Books of Recognized Merit PDF

Young grownup readers have targeted wishes and matters, and librarians became more and more drawn to opting for books compatible for them. This reference offers information regarding 290 books for teenagers. those books obtained significant awards among 1997 and 2001, replicate the voices of 242 varied authors, and variety from new to accepted themes.

Included are approximately 750 alphabetically prepared entries for person works, authors, characters, and settings. a lot of those books have been initially written for adults yet became well known between more youthful readers. Entries for works offer plot summaries and demanding exams, whereas writer entries specialise in these facets of the writers' lives such a lot appropriate to literature for adolescents. The reference is a worthy choice software for librarians and academics and an invaluable advisor for students.

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Download E-books Pomona's Harvest: An Illustrated Chronicle of Antiquarian Fruit Literature PDF

By H. Frederic Janson

An fascinating heritage of books approximately fruit from antiquity to the commercial Revolution, together with many appealing engravings from key works. the connection of pomology to social heritage and the historical past of principles is explored, and there's a bibliography describing greater than six hundred fruit-related sources.Published at $59.95 Our final copies on hand at $29.98

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Download E-books Aromasin - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References PDF

This can be a 3-in-1 reference publication. It offers a whole scientific dictionary masking hundreds and hundreds of phrases and expressions in relation to Aromasin. It additionally offers large lists of bibliographic citations. ultimately, it offers info to clients on the right way to replace their wisdom utilizing quite a few net assets. The ebook is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, scientific researchers, and sufferers who are looking to get to grips with study devoted to Aromasin. in case your time is effective, this e-book is for you. First, you won't waste time looking out the web whereas lacking loads of suitable info. moment, the publication additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste money and time printing enormous quantities of websites.

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