Handbooks and Tables in Science and Technology

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Greenwood Publishing Group, 1994 - Science - 359 pages

The eagerly awaited third edition of this important resource provides a listing of over 3,600 scientific and technical handbooks in the hard sciences with over 650 new to this edition. All entries have complete bibliographic citations and most offer brief annotations that describe the content. Serving as both a research and collection development tool, Handbooks and Tables in Science and Technology, was created for users in science and engineering libraries, special and academic libraries, and public libraries with large sci-tech collections.


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RUSSELL H. POWELL is the head librarian of the Engineering Library at the University of Kentucky, Lexington. In 1966, he graduated from the University of Pittsburgh's library school with a specialization in scientific bibliography. After serving as science librarian at Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, he moved to the University of Kentucky, where he has been for the past 25 years. During this time, he has written and edited several books, including Core List of Books and Journals in Science and Technology, coedited with James R. Powell and Handbooks and Tables in Science and Technology also published by Oryx Press.

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