ERIC Number: ED070496
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Reference Tools and Services: Introduction to Reference Works and Bibliographic Tools--Serials.
System Development Corp., Santa Monica, CA. Research and Development Div.
The first three units of this twelve unit combination workbook and instruction manual which is designed for non-professional library personnel presents an introduction to basic reference works and with bibliographic tools. The first unit which introduces reference tools, discusses what reference work includes and the how to use such reference tools as: directories, dictionaries, encyclopedias and handbooks, bibliographic tools, and catalogs, and indexing and abstracting services. Each of these tools is more fully discussed in the subsequent units of this instructional manual. The two units on bibliographic tools gives instructions on the use of three reference books to answer questions that arise when it is necessary to go outside the library to fill a request for a serial. The three are: "Ulrich's International Periodicals Directory,""Union List of Serials," and "New Serial Titles.""Union List Excerpts" to be used with the bibliographic tools units is also included. (Other Units are: LI004052 through 004055. This instructional package is discussed in ED032085.) (Author/NH)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of the Chief of Engineers (Army), Washington, DC.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: System Development Corp., Santa Monica, CA. Research and Development Div.
Note: (0 References); On-The-Job Training of Library Personnel