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ERIC Number: ED070498
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Pages: 152
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Reference Count: 0
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Reference Tools and Services: Introduction to the Use of Commercial, Organization and Biographical Directories.
System Development Corp., Santa Monica, CA. Research and Development Div.
The three units of the instructional package included here discuss the use of: commercial directories, organization directories, and biographical directories. The specific commercial directories discussed are: "Poor's Register,""Sweet's File," and "Thomas Register of American Manufacturers." The "Research Centers Directory," and its supplement "New Research Centers," are the organization directories covered in the second unit. The unit on biographical directories categorizes biographical sources into three groups: (1) universal, which include notable persons of all times and all places; (2) retrospective, which are limited to notable persons now dead; and (3) current, which answer a wide range of questions on living persons. (Other units of this instructional package are: LI004051-004052 and LI004054-004055, the instructional package is discussed in ED032085.) (Author/NH)
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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