Magic Search

Magic Search

by Rebecca S. Kornegay, Hildegard B. Morgan, Heidi E. Buchanan
     
 

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Magic Search presents the 467 best-performing LCSH sub-divisions that speak to the kinds of research questions librarians handle every day. The quick-reference format, along with a handy index, makes this a useful tool to keep close at hand. In addition, this book provides

A thematic arrangement of LC subdivisions that yield the most successful search

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Overview

Magic Search presents the 467 best-performing LCSH sub-divisions that speak to the kinds of research questions librarians handle every day. The quick-reference format, along with a handy index, makes this a useful tool to keep close at hand. In addition, this book provides

A thematic arrangement of LC subdivisions that yield the most successful search

Chapters on discipline-specific subdivisions to hone effective search terms

Precise, professional vocabulary useful in searches and explained in easy-to-understand language

Grasping the importance and having command of LC subdivisions, now appearing in unexpected places beyond the library catalog, is key in this rapidly evolving, twenty-first-century information environment. No other work explores the LCSH subdivisions in such detail or with such commitment, making this book vital to every reference desk.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838909904
Publisher:
ALA Editions
Publication date:
04/01/2009
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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