Awards & Reviews

Critical Insights: Survival

"This volume provides an extensive exploration of the topic of survival in literature, and would assist as an excellent textbook or reference for an undergraduate class on this topic.” -ARBA, 2018

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Careers in Green Energy

"Careers in Green Energy supports positive career exploration journeys. Well-versed library acquisition decision-makers understand the importance of books about encourage youthful inquiries and interactive involvement. This book is specifically for high school and undergraduate students. Recommended." -ARBA, 2018

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Defining Documents in World History: The Middle East (141 B.C.E. - 2017)

 "An excellent resource for high-school history courses.” -Booklist, 2018

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Critical Insights: Rebellion

 "This is an excellent resource for any undergraduate class examining politics, rebellion, and rebellious characters in literature." -ARBA, 2018

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Great Lives from History: The 21st Century

"This volume is highly recommended for “quick reference” and as a starting point for a research paper on the life and accomplishments of a noted individual. It is recommended to academic and public libraries and should prove invaluable to students and faculty of universities and to anybody interested in learning more about a public figure." -ARBA

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Magill's Literary Annual

"These reviews, though, are thoughtful, detailed, and written with very high quality by respected scholars. Such reviews are not necessarily available online, making this well worth the cost and a valuable resource for academics, book lovers, or anyone interested in recent literary publications." -ARBA

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Magill's Medical Guide

"This encyclopedia set provides a vast amount of information regarding human anatomy, health, and hundreds of medical conditions ranging from abdominal disorders to 'zoonoses.' The contributing authors, medical editors, and publisher have produced a valuable and timely resource that is likely to complement a variety of libraries." -ARBA, 2018

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Careers in the Arts: Fine, Performing & Visual

"This series offers a well-organized, easy-to-use reference with general information on a variety of careers. This volume focuses on a range of jobs within the varied arts sector, encompassing specialties from acting to writing and more...The straightforward, positive approach to the material will engage high school students, university students, and other readers considering entry into the arts field." -ARBA, 2018

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Critical Insights: Leo Tolstoy

"The volume offers contextual foundations for understanding the nineteenth-century writer's novels and stories alongside modern perspectives on themes, technique, and other elements of Tolstoy's writing...The volume, which can also be viewed online, works as both a good introduction to contemporary Tolstoy criticism and modern supplement to long existing analyses." -ARBA, 2018

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Defining Documents in American History: LGBTQ+

"A stunning collection of official commentary and memorabilia, this two-volume set deserves a place in public, high-school, and college libraries." -Booklist

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Great Events from History: LGBTQ Events, 2nd Edition

"The articles in this excellent work are well written...Summing Up: Essential. All public and undergraduate libraries." -Choice

"This is a user friendly, highly readable reference work that is recommended for public and academic libraries and, where needed, some high school libraries."-ARBA, 2018

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Defining Documents in World History: Women's Rights

"A spectacular survey of gender concerns, Salem's document series on women's rights highlights major challenges to male supremacy...The balance of text, commentary, and illustrations guides the student of women's rights to the heart of issues of equal pay, child custody, abortion, and antiwar, antiviolence initiatives. This valuable set organizes the basics of women's historical advances. Highly recommended for public, high-school, and college libraries." -Booklist

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Critical Survey of Graphic Novels: Heroes & Superheroes, 2nd Edition

"This set is good for readers' advisory for those who enjoy graphic novels and comics as well as a starting point for research on individual graphic novels and comics as works of literature. It will fit with the reference collection of any public, high school, or college library." -ARBA

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Critical Insights: The Diary of a Young Girl

"I highly recommend this resource for all libraries." -ARBA

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Defining Documents in American History: Immigrations & Immigrant Communities

 RUSA's 2018 Outstanding References Sources Lists

"The intent of the work is to encourage the use of primary sources by high school and college students, and it succeeds admirably in that goal. Summing Up: Highly recommened. High school through upper-level undergraduate students; general readers." -Choice

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Awards

Racial & Ethnic Relations in America

Choice Editors' Top 75 Community College Resources for March 2018

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Salem Health: Genetics & Inherited Conditions

Choice Editors' Top 75 Community College Resources for December 2018

Critical Survey of Drama, Third Edition

Choice Editors' Top 75 Community College Resources for December 2018 

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