Download e-book for kindle: The Librarian's Companion: A Handbook of Thousands of Facts by Vladimir Wertsman

By Vladimir Wertsman

The first variation of this paintings, which was once incorporated in Eugene Sheehy's Guide to Reference Books (10th ed.), grew to become an imperative picture of the nation of librarianship and publishing world wide. This revised version, an replace and enlargement of the unique quantity, bargains virtually 1,000 entries in comparison to the 644 entries of the 1st version. integrated are entries detailing the ebook exchange in person nations, biographical profiles, quotations approximately books and librarianship, and representations of booklet humans in fiction and postage stamps. This revised variation additionally presents a lot new info on themes comparable to Latin terminology, activity seek thoughts, and awards and grants.

The center of the amount is an alphabetical directory of nations from world wide. every one access presents useful information in regards to the political and fiscal situation of the rustic, illiteracy expense, and ratio of library holdings to population. extra particular details is then supplied concerning the variety of libraries and their holdings, the variety of publishers, and the variety of books and newspapers released in step with yr. Libraries of particular notice are indicated. the remainder of the quantity includes interesting info on quotations approximately books and librarians, biographical sketches of publication humans, and representations of book-related themes in artistic works. This re-creation additionally offers a consultant to Latin phrases utilized in the booklet international, info on activity seek recommendations for librarians, library awards and supplies, and necessary suggestion for librarians and supervisors.

Show description

Read Online or Download The Librarian's Companion: A Handbook of Thousands of Facts and Figures on Libraries / Librarians, Books / Newspapers, Publishers / Booksellers^LSecond ... Books/Newspapers, Publishers/Booksellers PDF

Similar publishing & books books

Download e-book for kindle: The Universality of Subjective Wellbeing Indicators: A by E. Gullone,Robert Cummins

This e-book is worried with the universality of health symptoms. It presents contributions from overseas students within the box of caliber of existence and subjective overall healthiness. The publication offers significant conceptual insurance on concerns when it comes to the universality of subjective well being together with exact dialogue of primary underlying mechanisms and tactics fascinated about subjective health.

Download e-book for kindle: Encore Leadership Book It!: Your journey from story to book by Jylla Moore Tearte

After you have a manuscript accomplished, or no less than your techniques defined and formulated, the method starts to get your e-book performed in 30 days. This publication will offer a step by step method of leverage the transformative advantages of the publishing to accomplish your undertaking with the seen training method.

Download e-book for iPad: Anonymity in Early Modern England: 'What's In A Name?' by Barbara Howard Traister,Janet Wright Starner

Increasing the scholarly dialog approximately anonymity in Renaissance England, this essay assortment explores the phenomenon in all its number of tools and genres in addition to its advanced courting with its regulate ego, attribution experiences. participants tackle such questions as those: What have been the results of publishing and studying nameless texts for Renaissance writers and readers?

Download e-book for kindle: Handbuch Handlungstheorie: Grundlagen, Kontexte, by Michael Kühler,Markus Rüther

Used to be genau ist eine Handlung? Wie unterscheidet sie sich von bloßem Verhalten und von Ereignissen? Und wie lassen sich Handlungsgründe analysieren? Und welche Rolle spielt der Handlungsbegriff etwa in der Metaethik, der Normativen Ethik und der Angewandten Ethik? Das Handbuch präsentiert die historischen sowie systematischen Grundlagen der Handlungstheorie und spannt einen weiten Bogen bis hin zu Fragen der Verantwortlichkeit, der Willensfreiheit oder der personalen Autonomie.

Additional info for The Librarian's Companion: A Handbook of Thousands of Facts and Figures on Libraries / Librarians, Books / Newspapers, Publishers / Booksellers^LSecond ... Books/Newspapers, Publishers/Booksellers

Example text

Download PDF sample

The Librarian's Companion: A Handbook of Thousands of Facts and Figures on Libraries / Librarians, Books / Newspapers, Publishers / Booksellers^LSecond ... Books/Newspapers, Publishers/Booksellers by Vladimir Wertsman


by George
4.3

Rated 4.95 of 5 – based on 8 votes