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Best Bet Internet: Reference and Research When You Don't Have Time to Mess Around

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Best Bet Internet: Reference and Research When You Don't Have Time to Mess Around

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Best Bet Internet: Reference and Research When You Don't Have Time to Mess Around by Shirley Duglin Kennedy. (ISBN 0-8389-07121; softcover; 1998; 194pp.; $35.00, $31.50 members) Available from American Library Association, 50 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611; 800/545-2433; http://www.ala.org.

The purpose of this book is to provide the busy researcher or librarian with the top 500 sites for conducting research on the Web. Convinced that many searchers are "burned out" by the information overload that a search on the general search engines produces, the author attempts to provide an annotated list of key sites to help you in your search.

The book is broken into twelve chapters, most focusing on a particular type of Internet resource, such as subject trees, mailing lists and usenet, email addresses and finding people, etc., and a couple dealing with evaluating resources, and an odd-ball chapter of browser tips. …

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