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Reference Collection

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Works: 50 works in 51 publications in 1 language and 937 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Bibliographies  Encyclopedias  Biographies  Reference works  Charts, diagrams, etc  Genealogy  Directories 
Classifications: QR9, 810.9
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Most widely held works by Reference Collection
Debrett's peerage and baronetage : comprises information concerning the royal family, the peerage and baronetage by Charles Kidd( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Debrett's Peerage & Baronetage is the essential reference to the British aristocracy. It contains the genealogical details of every British duke, marquess, viscount, earl, baron and baronet, together with all the living members of their families in the male line
Poetry explication : a checklist of interpretation since 1925 of British and American poems past and present by Joseph Marshall Kuntz( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents a comprehensive index of poetry explications printed during the period 1925-1977, inclusive. Poems selected are of fewer than five hundred lines, and arranged alphabetically by author and title. Poets chosen must be generally recognized by the reading public. Explications must concern the whole poem, not the poet or circumstances of composition, and must not be from a source devoted to a single author. Explications are sourced from general critical assessments of currently published poetry and literary periodicals
Key concepts in teaching primary mathematics by Derek Haylock( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covering the key principles and concepts in the teaching and learning of mathematics in elementary schools, this text provides trainee and practicing teachers with a quick and easy reference to what they need to know for their course, and in the classroom
A financial history of modern U.S. corporate scandals : from Enron to reform by Jerry W Markham( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the collapse of the Enron Corporation and other financial scandals that arose in the wake of the market downturn of 2000. Provides context and analysis to the modern era of corporate corruption
Shepard's acts and cases by popular names, federal and state( )

in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A compilation of popular names by which federal and state acts and cases have been referred to or cited together with an identification of each act in terms of its constitutional or statutory references and each case in terms of the volume and page reference where the text of the decision may be found."
The Cambridge handbook of age and ageing( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Containing almost 80 original chapters, commissioned and written by the world's leading gerontologists from 16 countries and 5 continents, the broad focus of this handbook is on the behavioral and social sciences as well as important contributions from the biological and medical sciences. It provides comprehensive, accessible and authoritative accounts of all the key topics in the field, The Cambridge Handbook of Age and Ageing is a state-of-the-art guide to the current body of knowledge, theory, policy and practice relevant to age researchers and gerontologists around the world
American heritage dictionary of American quotations by Margaret Miner( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the words of Americans from all walks of life, presenting more than five thousand entries on five hundred topics
Brewer's dictionary of modern phrase & fable by John Ayto( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines and explains over 8000 words, phrases, slogans, names, events, and titles of books, films and television programs commonly referred to in modern English
Philip's atlas of the universe by Patrick Moore( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complete guide to astronomy and space exploration
Clinical checklist( )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinical Checklist is an easy-to-use tool to manage "always-do" and "never-do" care recommendations. With Clinical Checklist you can ensure patient care quality is addressed and safety imperatives are applied around essential "always-do" and "never-do" care recommendations. Clinical Checklist helps reduce errors of omission and leads to improved patient outcomes, increased productivity and profitability through better performance on quality measurement and reporting initiatives, such as the Joint Commission and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Clinical Checklist features include: Customizable recommendations for facility-specific protocols ; improved patient care outcomes through utilization of evidence based medicine ; and, frequently updated content with easy-to-read tables
Clinical Checklist®, Lab Advisor™ & Drugpoints System®( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clinical Checklist is an easy-to-use tool to manage 'always-do' and 'never-do' care recommendations. The Lab Advisor is designed to aid in interpreting and managing clinical laboratory test information. It also supplies clinicians with information including which lab tests are appropriate for a given condition or how lab test results should be interpreted. DrugPoints System: Rather than giving you too little or too much information, DrugPoints® gives you direct access to the exact level of drug information you need to do your job."--Overview
Dictionary of business by P. H Collin( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Over 12,000 entries provide comprehensive coverage of business terms, from the office to the stock exchange and international trade affairs, as well as e-commerce and business-related Internet terms. Jargon-free definitions make the dictionary ideal for readers with no specialist knowledge and for learners of English."--Jacket
Webster's new world medical dictionary by John Wiley & Sons (COR)( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Webster's New World Medical Dictionary, Third Edition will help you understand and communicate your medical needs when it matters the most. Written by doctors and the experts at WebMD, this edition includes 8500 entries, including 500 new terms, a vitamin appendix, and a companion website to give you access to medical language
The Cambridge dictionary of Christian theology( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With entries ranging from Abba to Zwingli composed by leading contemporary theologians from around the world, The Cambridge Dictionary of Christian Theology represents a fresh, ecumenical approach to theological reference. Written with an emphasis on clarity and concision, all entries are designed to help the reader understand and assess the specifically theological significance of the most important concepts. Clearly structured, the volume is organized around a small number of 'core entries' which focus on key topics to provide a general overview of major subject areas, while making use of related shorter entries to impart a more detailed knowledge of technical terms. The work as a whole provides an introduction to the defining topics in Christian thought and is an essential reference point for students and scholars
Dictionary of microbiology and molecular biology by Paul Singleton( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive dictionary with "classical descriptive aspects of microbiology to current developments in related areas of bioenergetics, biochemistry and molecular biology." Entries give explanatory definitions (short to lengthy), synonyms, cross references, and references to pertinent works. Miscellaneous appendixes. Bibliography of 200 book references
A new literary history of America by Greil Marcus( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America is a nation making itself up as it goes along--a story of discovery and invention unfolding in speeches and images, letters and poetry, unprecedented feats of scholarship and imagination. In these myriad, multiform, endlessly changing expressions of the American experience, the authors and editors of this volume find a new American history. In more than two hundred original essays, this book brings together the nation's many voices. From the first conception of a New World in the sixteenth century to the latest re-envisioning of that world in cartoons, television, science fiction, and hip hop, the book gives us a new, kaleidoscopic view of what "Made in America" means. Literature, music, film, art, history, science, philosophy, political rhetoric--cultural creations of every kind appear in relation to each other, and to the time and place that give them shape--From publisher description
The anthropology of alternative medicine by Anamaria Iosif Ross( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise yet wide-ranging exploration of the cultural underpinnings of non-biomedical healing
A dictionary of philosophy by Antony Flew( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dictionary of Philosophy can be used as a guidebook to the history of ideas, an immensely useful handbook for the student of philosophy - or of the many disciplines touching on philosophy - or for the general reader who needs clarification or definition of the many terms and names within its scope. From the classic thinkers, through Aquinas, Descartes, Spinoza, Kant and hundreds more who lead up to the modern age, this comprehensive dictionary spans the personalities, terminology and vocabulary of thousands of years of philosophical thought in addition to the more recent encroachment of social and psychological sciences
Astronomy encyclopedia by Bonnie J Blackburn( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many encyclopedia entries (from aberration to ZZ Ceti star) authenticated by a team of respected academics. Colour illustrations, photographs, artworks, and tables. Star Maps created by Wil Tirion
A Biographical dictionary of artists by Lawrence Gowing( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The coverage of the book is truly global, with many Asian and African artists included. Each artist's entry includes dates, training, career, influences on his or her work, and, for approximately one-third of the artists, a bibliography of further reading
 
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