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Books in Print (BIP)
Search for books, video and audio materials in print, forthcoming, and out of print. Includes a directory of publishers.
Chicago Manual of Style Online
Provides recommendations on editorial style and publishing practices for the digital age. Funded by donors to the Dean's Fund for Excellence in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences.
Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science
Call Number: Z1006 .E57 2003 ( Reference Collection - 2nd floor)
Encyclopedias can be fabulous sources for overviews, background and referral to the best sources on a particular topic. The best of them do an excellent job of providing an overall outline of their subject, identifying the broad topics and then breaking down the smaller ones.
Literary Market Place: The Directory of the Book Publishing Industry
Call Number: PN161 .L5 (Reference Collection -- 2nd floor)
Includes sections on publishers; editorial services and agents; associations, events, courses and awards; advertising, marketing and publicity; sales and distribution, book manufacturing in the U.S. and Canada.
Writer's Market 2019
Call Number: PN 161 .W83 2019 (Reference Collection - 2nd floor)
PSU Library Website Tour Video
PSU Book Publishing Final Research Papers