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Edward Swanson

Edward Swanson, LRTS Book Review Editor, writes the "Publications" column for the ALCTS Newsletter Online. The following publications have been received recently and may be considered for review in a future issue of LRTS. Anyone interested in writing reviews for LRTS. may contact the Edward at eslrts@eswanson.net.

The American Heritage Guide to Contemporary Usage and Style. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2005. $19.95 cloth (ISBN 978-0-618-60499-9/0-618-60499-5).

Basic Research Methods for Librarians, 4th ed. By Ronald R. Powell and Lynn Silipigni Connaway. Westport, Conn.: Libraries Unlimited, 2004. $40.00 paper (ISBN 1-59158-112-5). Library and Information Science Text Series.

Cataloging Correctly for Kids: An Introduction to the Tools, 4th ed. Ed. Sheila S. Intner, Joanna F. Fountain, and Jane E. Gilchrist, Association for Library Collection & Technical Services. Chicago: American Library Association, 2005. $32.00 ($28.80 ALA members) paper (ISBN 0-8389-3559-1).

Community, Collaboration, and Collections: The Writings of Ross Atkinson. Ed. Robert Alan, Bonnie MacEwan. Chicago: Association for Library Collections & Technical Services, 2005. $75.00 ($67.50 ALA members) paper (ISBN 0-8389-8361-8).

The Complete Copyright Liability Handbook for Librarians and Educators. By Tomas A. Lipinski. New York: Neal-Schuman, 2006. $125.00 paper (ISBN 978-1-55570-532-9/1-55570-532-4). The Legal Advisor for Librarians, Educators, & Information Professionals, no. 1.

From Catalog to Gateway: Charting a Course for Future Access: Briefings from the ALCTS Catalog and Form Function Committee. Ed. Bill Sleeman and Pamela Bluh. Chicago: Association for Library Collections & Technical Services, 2005. $54.00 ($48.60 ALA members) paper (ISBN 0-8389-8326-X)

Improving the Quality of Library Services for Students with Disabilities. Ed. Peter Hernon and Philip Calvert. Westport, Conn.: Libraries Unlimited, 2005. $45.00 paper (ISBN 1-59158-300-4)

Integrating Print and Digital Resources in Library Collections. Ed. Audrey Fenner. New York: Haworth Information Press, 2006. $49.95 cloth (ISBN 978-0-7890-2833-4/0-7890-2833-6); $29.95 paper (ISBN 978-0-7890-2834-1/0-7890-2834-4). Published simultaneously as The Acquisitions Librarian, nos. 35/36.

The Knowledge Entrepreneur. By Stan Skrzesewski. Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow Press, 2005. $25.00 paper (ISBN 978-0-8108-5291-4/0-8108-5291-8)

Managing Digital Resources in Libraries. Ed. Audrey Fenner. New York: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $39.95 cloth (ISBN 978-0-7890-2402-2/0-7890-2402-0); $19.95 paper (ISBN 978-0-7890-2403-9/ 0-7890-2403-9). Published simultaneously as The Acquisitions Librarian, nos. 33/34.

Metadata: A Cataloger's Primer. Ed. Richard P. Smiraglia. New York: Haworth Press, 2005. $59.95 cloth (ISBN 978-0-7890-2800-6/0-7890-2800-X); $39.95 paper (ISBN 978-0-7890-2801-3/0-7890-2801-8). Published simultaneously as Cataloging & Classification Quarterly, 40, nos. 3/4.

The New Dynamics and Economics of Cooperative Collection Development: Papers Presented at a Conference Hosted by the Center for Research Libraries ... November 8-10, 2002, Atlanta, Georgia. Ed. Edward Shreeves. New York: Haworth Information Press, 2004. $69.95 cloth (ISBN 978-0-7890-2490-9/0-7890-2490-X); $49.95 paper (ISBN 978-0-7890-2491-6/0-7890-2491-8). Published simultaneously as Collection Management, 28 nos. 1/2 and 3.

The Oxford Guide to Library Research, 3rd ed. By Thomas Mann. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005. $35.00 cloth (ISBN 978-0-19-518997-1/0-19-518997-3); $17.95 paper (ISBN 978-0-19-518998-8/0-19-518998-1)

The Reference Collection: From the Shelf to the Web. Ed. William J. Frost. New York: Haworth Information Press, 2005. $49.95 cloth (ISBN 978-0-7890-2839-6/0-7890-2839-5); $34.95 paper (ISBN 978-0-7890-2840-2/0-7890-2840-9). Published simultaneously as The Reference Librarian, 44, nos. 91/92.

Selecting and Managing Electronic Resources: A How-To-Do It Manual for Librarians, Rev. ed. By Vicki L. Gregory, with the assistance of Ardis Hanson. New York: Neal-Schuman, 2005. $65.00 paper (ISBN 978-1-55570-548-0/1-55570-548-0). How-To-Do It Manuals for Librarians, no. 146.

Selecting Materials for Library Collections. Ed. Audrey Fenner. New York: Haworth Information Press, 2004. $49.95 cloth (ISBN 978-0-7890-1520-4/0-7890-1520-X); $29.95 paper (ISBN 978-0-7890-1521-1/0-7890-1521-8). Published simultaneously as The Acquisitions Librarian, 16 nos. 31/32.

Stimulated Recall and Mental Models: Tools for Teaching and Learning Computer Information Literacy. By Lyn D. Henderson and Julie Tallman. Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow Press, 2005. $55.00 paper (ISBN 978-0-8108-5222-5/0-81-8-5222-5). Research Methods in Library and Information Studies, no. 2.