From its first edition the purpose of Walford has been to identify and evaluate the widest possible range of reference materials. No rigid definition of reference is applied. In addition to the expected bibliographies, indexes, dictionaries, encyclopaedias, and directories, a number of important textbooks and manuals of general practice are included. While the majority of the items are books, Walford is a guide to reference material. Thus periodical articles, microforms, online and CD-ROM sources are all represented. In this volume a particular effort has been made to improve coverage of the latter two categories.ISBN: 187236537X) gives postal address, tel. no., fax. no., email, URL, and one line description for c. 1, 500 UK organizations. ... (1998. xi, 448p. ISBN: 0719915120) has entries for over 2, 500 organizations A-Z. a#39;Voluntary agency is interpreted broadly as a self-governing ... Not restricted to the social service sector, including a wide range of organizations (e.g. British Tarantula Society; Farming and Wildlifeanbsp;...
|Title||:||Walford's Guide to Reference Material: Generalia, language and literature, the arts|
|Author||:||Albert John Walford, Anthony Chalcraft, Marilyn Mullay, Priscilla Schlicke, Stephen Willis|
|Publisher||:||London : Library Association Publishing - 1998-01-01|