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GUIDES TO THE LITERATURE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Updated: 6 September 1999
General works
Specific Disciplines
Other Scientific Literature Guides
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          All works below are in the Indiana University Chemistry
     Library unless noted on the line below the entry.


I.    GENERAL 
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     Q224.P37 1986
     Parker, C.C.; Turley, R.V.  Information Sources in Science and
     Technology.  2nd ed.  London:  Butterworths, 1986.
     LIFE, SLIS

     T10.5.I54 1989
     Information Resources for Engineers and Scientists. 
     Washington, D.C.:  Info/tek, 1991.
     INDPLS UNIV LIB

     Z7401.C48 1987
     Chen, Ching-Chih.  Scientific and Technical Information
     Sources.  2nd ed.  Cambridge, MA:  MIT Press, 1987.
     CHEM, LIFE

     Z7401 .M278 1994
     Malinowsky, Harold Robert. Reference sources in science, engineering, 
     medicine, and agriculture. Phoenix : Oryx, c1994.
     SWAIN, SLIS, IUCF

     Z7401.P86 1984
     Primack, Alice Lefler.  Finding Answers in Science and
     Technology.  New York:  Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1984.

     Z1035W33 1993 v.1
     Walford's Guide to Reference Material.  Volume 1.  Science and
     Technology.  6th ed.  London:  Library Association, 1993.
     RES COLL REF, SLIS


II.  SPECIFIC DISCIPLINES

      Agriculture 
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     Drew, Wilfred, ed. Key Guide to Electronic Resources: Agriculture.
     Medford, NJ : Information Today, 1995.
     NOT HELD BY IU LIBRRIES

     Lilley, G.P.  Information Sources in Agriculture and
     Horticulture.  2nd ed.  London; New York:  Bowker-Saur, 1993.
     LIFE has 1st ed.:  S494.I47I53 1981

     Z5071.G83
     Blanchard, J. Richard; Farrell, Lois.  Guide to Sources for
     Agriculture and Biological Research.  Berkeley:  University of
     California Press, 1981.
     LIFE



      Biological Sciences 
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     Davis, Elisabeth B.  Using the Biological Literature. 2nd ed.
     New York:  Marcel Dekker, 1995.
     LIFE

     QH303.S6 1980
     Smith, Roger Cletus et al.  Smith's Guide to the Literature of
     the Life Sciences.  9th ed.  Minneapolis:  Burgess, 1980.
     LIFE

     Wyatt, H.V. (ed.).  Information Sources in the Life Sciences. 
     4th ed.  London; New York:  Bowker-Saur, 1994.
     LIFE has 3rd ed.:  QH303.6.I54 1987

     QH303.6.K76 1985
     Kronick, David A.  The Literature of the Life Sciences: 
     Reading, Writing, and Research.  Philadelphia:  ISI Press,
     1985.
     LIFE, CHEM

     TP248.3.C72 1986
     Crafts-Lighty, Anita.  Information Sources in Biotechnology. 
     New York:  Stockton Press, 1986.
     LIFE

     Z5351.D38 1987
     Davis, Elisabeth B.  Guide to Information Sources in the
     Botanical Sciences.  Littleton, Colorado:  Libraries
     Unlimited, 1987.
     LIFE

     Z5856.G52 1983
     Gilbert, Pamela.  Entomology:  A Guide to Information Sources. 
     London; New York:  Mansell Pub., H.W. Wilson Co., 1983.
     LIFE

     Z7991.B43 1994
     Bell, George H.; Rhodes, Diane B.  A Guide to the Zoological Literature:
     The Animal Kingdom.  Englewood, Colo.: Libraries Unlimited, 1994.
     RESEARCH COLLECTIONS Reference Department

      Chemistry 
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     QD8.5.I47 1993
     Bottle, R.T.; Rowland, J.F.B. (eds.)  Information Sources in
     Chemistry.  London; New York:  Bowker-Saur, 1993.
     CHEM RESERVES

     QD8.5.W54 1991
     Wiggins, Gary.  Chemical Information Sources.  New York: 
     McGraw-Hill, 1991.  (Accompanied by CRSD, a database of over
     2150 reference sources.)
     CHEM RESERVES

     QD8.5.M34 1998
     Maizell, Robert Edward. How to find chemical information : a guide for 
     practicing chemists, educators, and students. 3rd ed. New York : 
     Wiley, 1998.
     CHEM RESERVES

     Z699.5.S3 R53 1996
     Ridley, Damon. Online Searching: A Scientist's Perspective; A Guide 
     for the Chemistry and Life Sciences.  Chichester ; New York : Wiley, 
     1996.
     CHEM RESERVES

     QD8.5.M44 1982
     Mellon, M.G.  Chemical Publications:  Their Nature and Use. 
     5th ed.  New York:  McGraw-Hill, 1982.

     QD8.5.W64 1988
     Wolman, Yecheskel.  Chemical Information:  A Practical Guide
     to Utilization.  2nd rev. and enl. ed.  Chichester; New York: 
     Wiley, 1988.

     Z5521.D65 1988
     Dorman, Phae H.  Chemical Industries:  An Information
     Sourcebook.  Phoenix:  Oryx, 1988.

     Z5524.P7I54 1989
     Adkins, R.T.  Information Sources in Polymers and Plastics. 
     London, New York:  Bowker-Saur, 1989.

     Z6675.PSA56 1986
     Andrews, Theodora.  Guide to the Literature of Pharmacy and
     the Pharmaceutical Sciences.  Littleton, CO:  Libraries
     Unlimited, 1986.

     Pickering, W.R.  Information Sources in Pharmaceuticals. 
     London, New York:  Bowker-Saur, 1990.


      Energy and Environment 
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     GE30 .D57 1995
     Sullivan, Thomas F.P., ed. Directory of environmental information
     sources.  5th ed. Rockville, Md. : Government Institutes, c1995.
     BUSINESS/SPEA    


     TJ163.17.I54 1988
     Anthony, L.J.  Information Sources in Energy Technology. 
     London; New York:  Bowker-Saur, 1988.

     Z5853.P83N48 1982
     Energy and Environment Information Resource Guide. 
     Philadelphia:  National Federation of Abstracting and Indexing
     Services, 1982.
     BUS/SPEA



      Engineering and Technology 
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     T10.6.S34 1984
     Schenk, Margaret T.; Webster, James K.  What Every Engineer
     Should Know About Engineering Information Resources.  New
     York; Basel:  Dekker, 1984.
     BUS/SPEA

     TA145 .K49 1995
     McBurney, Melissa, ed. Key guide to electronic resources. Engineering 
     Medford, NJ : Information Today, 1995.
     Kokomo GENERAL COLLECTIONS

      Geosciences 
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     Z6031.I55 1989
     Hardy, Joan; Wood, D.N.; Harvey, A.P. (eds.)  Information
     Sources in the Earth Sciences.  2nd ed.  London; New York: 
     Bowker-Saur, 1989.
     GEOL

     Z6031.W35 1981
     Ward, Dedrick C.; Wheeler, Marjorie W.; Bier, Robert A. 
     Geological Reference Sources.  2nd ed.  Metuchen, NJ: 
     Scarecrow Press, 1981.
     GEOL

     Patten, M.N.  Information Sources in Metallic Materials. 
     London; New York:  Bowker-Saur, 1990.


      Mathematics 
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     QA41.7.S3
     Schaefer, Barbara Kirsch.  Using the Mathematical Literature. 
     New York:  Marcel Dekker, 1979.
     SWAIN


      Medicine 
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     R118.2.M67 1990
     Morton, Leslie T.  How to Use a Medical Library.  7th ed. 
     London:  Bingley, 1990.
     SLIS

     Morton, Leslie; Godbolt, Shane (eds.).  Information Sources in
     the Medical Sciences.  4th ed.  London; New York:  Bowker-
     Saur, 1992.
     LIFE has 3rd ed.:  R118.6.I54 1984.

     R118.6.W44
     Welch, J.  Searching the Medical Literature.  London; New
     York:  Chapman and Hall, 1985.
     LIFE

     W21.K96g 1988 / ZWB100.K96g 1988
     Kurian, George Thomas (ed.)  Global Guide to Medical
     Information.  Amsterdam:  Elsevier Science Publishers, 1988.
     INDPLS MED LIB/INDPLS DENT LIB

     Z6658.I54 1984
     Roper, Fred W.; Boorkman, JoAnne.  Introduction to Reference
     Sources in the Health Sciences.  New York:  Van Nostrand
     Reinhold, 1984.
     LIFE 

     Z6675.P5A56 1986
     Andrews, Theodora.  Guide to the Literature of Pharmacy and
     the Pharmaceutical Sciences.  Littleton, CO:  Libraries
     Unlimited, 1986.


      Physics 
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     Shaw, Dennis F. (ed.)  Information Sources in Physics.  3rd
     ed.  London; New York:  Butterworths, 1993.
     CHEM, SWAIN have 2nd ed:  Z7141.I54 1985


      Toxicology 
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     RA1193.4.W49 1988
     Wexler, Philip.  Information Resources in Toxicology.  New
     York:  Elsevier, 1988.  (Chemistry Library has 1982 edition).
     LIFE

     Z7914.S17T69 1987
     Webster, James K.  Toxic and Hazardous Materials:  A
     Sourcebook and Guide to Information.  New York:  Greenwood
     Press, 1987.
     CHEM


III.  OTHER SCIENTIFIC LITERATURE GUIDES FOR SPECIAL TYPES OF DOCUMENTS
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     Q101.S286 1995
     Science and Engineering Conference Proceedings: A Guide to
     Sources for Identification and Verification.  Edited by
     Barbara DeFelice.  Chicago: Association of College and Research
     Libraries, 1995.
     SWAIN HALL LIBRARY
 
     HF5351.G85 1994
     Guide to Special Issues and Indexes of Periodicals.  4th ed.
     Edited by Miriam Uhlan and Doris B. Katz.  Washington: Special 
     Libraries Association, 1994.
     SLIS, UGLS

     D7.15/2:89/1
     Schlag, Gretchen A.  How to Get It:  A Guide to Defense-
     Related Information Resources.Alexandria, VA:  Defense
     Technical Information Center, 1989.
     GOVT PUBS
     CHEM has 1982 edition in Reference Room:  Z1223.Z7H67 1982

     Q224.3.U6A43 1983
     Aluri, Rao; Robinson, Judith Schiek.  A Guide to U.S.
     Government Scientific and Technical Resources.  Littleton, CO: 
     Libraries Unlimited, 1983.
     SLIS

     T10.7.A87 1989
     Auger, C.P.  Information Sources in Grey Literature.  3rd ed. 
     London; New York:  Bowker-Saur, 1994.
     SLIS has 2nd ed.:  T10.7.A87 1989

     T10.7.H8331 1972
     Houghton, Bernard.  Technical Information Sources:  A Guide to
     Patent Specifications, Standards, and Technical Reports
     Literature.  2nd ed.  Hamdem, CT:  Shoue String Press, 1972.

     T210.I53 1992
     Auger, Peter.  Information Sources in Patents.  London; New
     York:  Bowker-Saur, 1992.
     BUS/SPEA

     Z1223.Z7S33 1986 / J83.S33 1986
     Schwartz, Julia.  Easy Access to Information in United States
     Government Documents.  Chicago; London:  American Library
     Association, 1986.
     SLIS, LAW

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