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REFERENCE AND INFORMATION SERVICES AND TOOLS





              Librarian’s Guide to Online Searching

            Cultivating Database Skills for Research and Instruction

              6TH EDITION |     CHRISTOPHER C. BROWN
              Librarians need to know of existing databases, and they must be able to teach search
            capabilities and strategies to library users. This practical guide introduces librarians
            to a broad spectrum of fee-based and freely available databases and explains how
            to teach them.
            The updated 6th edition of this well-regarded text covers new databases on the market
            as well as updates to older databases. It also explains underlying information structures
            and demonstrates how to search most effectively. It introduces readers to several recent
            changes, such as the move away from metadata-based indexing to full text indexing by    June 2021 ,  371pp ,  7x10
            vendors covering newspaper content. Business databases receive greater emphasis.  Hardcover: 978-1-4408-7873-2
                                                                               $80.00 ,  £60.00 ,  €67,00
            As in the previous editions, this book takes a real-world approach, covering topics from   Paperback: 978-1-4408-7823-7
            basic and advanced search tools to online subject databases. Each chapter includes a   $60.00  , £45.00  , €50,00
            thorough discussion, a recap, concrete examples, exercises, and points to consider,
            making it an ideal text for courses in database searching as well as a trustworthy
            professional resource.                                              CHRISTOPHER C. BROWN , professor,
                                                                              is reference librarian and coordinator
              FEATURES                                                        of government documents at the
            •  Helps librarians and students understand the latest developments in library databases   University of Denver, Main Library.




              Strauss’s Handbook of
            Business Information

            A Guide for Librarians, Students, and Researchers

              4TH EDITION |     HAL P. KIRKWOOD
             “ Highly recommended for academic business libraries. ”

                                                   —Booklist Online, October 23, 2020
            Strauss’s Handbook of Business Information is a resource for finding and understanding
            business information. It contains explanation and instruction on the key facets of business
            information and provides detailed descriptions of key resources within both broad and
            specific categories. It can be used as a guide to further understanding the what, how, and    August 2020 ,  403pp ,  7x10
            why of business information research.                             Hardcover: 978-1-4408-5130-8
                                                                               $100.00 ,  £75.00 ,  €84,00
            The changing arena of business information requires regular updating and awareness. This   eBook: 978-1-4408-5131-5
            new edition has been thoroughly updated with three new chapters: Entrepreneurship,
            Competitive Intelligence, and Corporate Social Responsibility. Other additions of note     HAL P. KIRKWOOD  is Bodleian Business
            include subsections on internet and mobile marketing and tax havens and related issues;   Librarian at the Sainsbury Library of
            coverage of new legislation (e.g., Dodd-Frank); and subsections on index funds, investment   Said Business School, Oxford University.
            communities, regulatory bodies and laws, hedge funds, venture capital companies,   Previously, he served as associate professor
                                                                              at the Parrish Library of Management &
            assessing risks, robo-advisors, and more.                         Economics at Purdue University.
            The Handbook is for students, faculty, librarians, and information professionals looking to
            gain a broader and deeper understanding of business information. Anyone needing to gain
            quick exposure to business information needs and resources for solutions will benefit from
            the volume as well.

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