First published in 1948 in a single volume, BiP now cites over 1.35 million titles, 57,600 publishers. Books for College Libraries, Guide to Reference Books and all respectable bibliographies list this classic, virtually imperative, monumental work. Book News has admired the CD-ROM version for a decade much preferable to the paper version if users
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For over 50 years, Books In Print has served the library and book trade communities as the definitive bibliographic resource. This fully-updated edition features more than 401,000 new titles and more than 471,000 new ISBNs, to offer unparalleled coverage of the full range of books currently published or distributed in the United States.