Madame Audrey's Guide to Mostly Cheap But Good Reference Books for Small and Rural Libraries

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American Library Association, 1998 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 206 pages
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This reference is a guide to locating fundamental reference sources for developing and maintaining a small-but-strong reference collection. It also identifies titles to add to enhance and update the collection, organized according to Dewey and cross-referenced with LC classification numbers.
 

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Contents

Pediatrics and Childbirth
92
Electronics
93
Maritime Matters
94
Railroad Trains
95
Motorcycles
97
Agriculture
98
Houseplants
99
Veterinary Medicine
100

Astrology
10
Dreams
11
Religion
12
The Bible
13
Bible Concordances
14
Christian Theology
15
Catholicism
16
World Religions
17
Classical Mythology
18
Social Sciences
20
Death
21
Gay and Lesbian Issues
22
Black Experience
23
Hispanic Life
24
Moving and Relocation
25
World Politics and Statistics
26
US Statistics and Information
27
Divorce
29
Career Information
30
Economics
31
Major Companies
32
Business Statistics
33
Investments
34
Taxes
36
Law
37
Public Records
39
Occupational Licensing
40
Social Work
41
Federal Aid
42
Crime
43
Schools and Colleges
44
Consumer Protection
46
Chambers of Commerce
47
Broadcasting
48
Etiquette
49
Folklore
50
Language
53
The English Language
54
Dictionaries
55
Thesauruses
56
Rhyming Dictionaries
57
Idioms and Expressions
58
Black Slang
59
Military Slang
60
Usage
61
French Language
62
Spanish Language
63
Natural Sciences and Mathematics
65
Natural History
66
Scientific Discovery
67
Mathematics
68
Averages
69
Chemistry
71
Water
72
Gems and Minerals
73
Dictionaries of Biology
74
Edible and Medicinal Plants
75
Insects
76
Reptiles
77
Birds
78
Technology and Applied Sciences
80
Health Care
82
Medical Dictionaries
83
Health
84
Sex
87
Poisons
89
Illness
90
Mental Health
91
Dogs
101
Aquarium Fishes
102
Additives
104
Consumer Information
105
Hotels
106
Business Dictionaries
107
Marketing and Advertising
108
Wood
109
Arts and Recreation
110
The Business of Art
112
Symbols
113
Artists
114
Architecture
115
Sculpture
116
Antiques
117
Needlework
118
Music
119
The Music Business
120
Discography
121
Popular Music
122
Country Music
123
Jazz
124
Rock Music
125
Songs
126
National Anthems
128
Orchestral Music
129
The Movies
130
Radio
134
Television
135
Performing Artists
136
Opera
137
Sports
138
Football
139
Golf
140
Fishing
141
Literature
142
Literary Terms
144
Style Manuals and Writers Guides
145
Poetry
146
Speeches
147
Popular Fiction
150
American Literature
152
Mark Twain
153
Shakespeare
154
Sherlock Holmes
155
History and Geography
156
World Data
157
Exploration
158
Pirates
159
Geography
160
Atlases
161
Canada
162
General Biography
163
Author Biography
165
Presidential Lives
166
Nicknames and Pseudonyms
169
Mottoes and Slogans
170
Jewish History
171
The Middle Ages
172
The Holocaust
174
The Cold War Era
175
The Vietnam Conflict
176
American History
178
The Revolutionary War
179
The Civil War
180
Author Index
183
Title Index
198
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