bibliography

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bibliography a list of writings with time and place of publication (such as the writings of a single author or the works referred to in preparing a document etc.)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The U.S. Library of Congress has compiled a 232-source bibliography on the subject of when, properly speaking, centuries roll over. Almost all of the sources agree that the twentieth century does not end until December 31, 2000.
    • Bibliography a history or description of books and manuscripts, with notices of the different editions, the times when they were printed, etc.
    • Bibliography a list of books or other printed works having some common theme, such as topic, period, author, or publisher.
    • Bibliography a list of the published (and sometimes unpublished) sources of information referred to in a scholarly discourse or other text, or used as reference materials for its preparation.
    • Bibliography the branch of library science dealing with the history and classification of books and other published materials.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bibliography The writing of books.
    • n bibliography The science which treats of books, their materials, authors, typography, editions, dates, subjects, classification, history, etc.
    • n bibliography A classified list of authorities or books on any theme: as, the bibliography of political economy.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Bibliography bib-li-og′raf-i the description or knowledge of books, in regard to their authors, subjects, editions, and history
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. bibliografi`a: cf. F. bibliographie,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. biblion, a book, graphia, description.

Usage

In literature:

If the edition has been specified in the Bibliography this information should not be repeated in the footnotes.
"Abbreviations and Signs" by Frederick W. Hamilton
The following essay traces the history and bibliography of these Tales.
"Popular Tales" by Charles Perrault
Also see bibliography to the article on JAMES I.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2" by Various
We make no claim that this list of ours is complete as a bibliography of proverb-writers.
"Proverb Lore" by F. Edward Hulme
And, as preliminary to that work, I have begun by reading up the bibliography of Horace.
"The Life and Public Services of James A. Garfield" by Emma Elizabeth Brown
The Library of Congress publishes useful bibliographies on special topics of current political and historical interest.
"Contemporary American History, 1877-1913" by Charles A. Beard
These data include the experiments previously published in the papers given in the bibliography and the experiments given here.
"Sex-linked Inheritance in Drosophila" by Thomas Hunt Morgan
Hardyng figures only in the bibliography at the bottom of a page.
"Ephemera Critica" by John Churton Collins
Is a follower of Schopenhauer, whose bibliography he has compiled, 1888.
"A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations" by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
For a bibliography see C.L.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 6" by Various
With a full Bibliography of Standard Works upon the Ceramic Art.
"British Goblins" by Wirt Sikes
Illustrations; review questions; glossary; bibliography.
"Paper-Cutting Machines" by Niel, Jr., Gray
Those titles given in the bibliography are, with a few exceptions, the most valuable.
"The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte" by William Milligan Sloane
Reference to the formulae for all these problems will be given in the bibliography of the subject.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 10" by Various
A copious bibliography and synonomy is attached to the descriptions of species.
"The Galaxy" by Various
See the article on CHARLES V. and the bibliography appended thereto.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 3" by Various
The following list of the principal works consulted in the preparation of this volume may serve also as a bibliography on the subject.
"Socialism and Democracy in Europe" by Samuel P. Orth
The bibliography of fog is very extensive.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 5" by Various
On Valentim Fernandez and the bibliography of the Machin story, see Introduction to vol.
"The Chronicle of the Discovery and Conquest of Guinea" by Gomes Eannes de Azurara
The earliest attempt at a bibliography was made by Giles Jacob, evidently under the poet's own eye, in 1720.
"Aspects and Impressions" by Edmund Gosse
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In news:

The ESTA Foundation's Seminars & Training Committee announces the posting of a bibliography of rigging reference materials to assist the industry in readily locating resources related to rigging.
Bibliography and Further Reading.
Delebrity Bibliography in Delaware With Guillermina Gonzalez, executive director, Delaware Arts Alliance.
This searchable database summarizes periodicals, books and other bibliographies in about 45 languages, focusing on European and American visual art.
Each chapter includes "tips and tales," bibliographies , and lists of resources.
The Georgia Public Library Service provides guideline documents and bibliographies to assist Georgia public libraries in completing this task.
The Innovative Fieldwork Bibliography was developed to serve as a resource to facilitate the development of alternative models of fieldwork .
He absence of a bibliography, footnotes and any discussion of the subject's vast historiography suggests that this book is not intended primarily for an academic audience.
Biography and Bibliography by Joseph Mileck University of California Press, 2 vols.
And if you're really interested in Southern cooking – beyond the practical aspects – there's a tidy introduction to its history and range and a nice bibliography of notable Southern cookbooks .
Attendees will receive example lesson plans, primary sources, and a bibliography of resources.
To coincide with this exhibition Rocket will publish Parrbooks – a bibliography which lists and illustrates all of Martin Parr 's published books.
About the Bibliographies and Indexes Committee.
Fate of History Bibliographies in the Online Environment: Postscript .
Dan Carney, left, and Alaskana Books owner Lori Kirker check a bibliography for information on the Russian explorer Alexei Chirikov at Alaskana Books in Palmer on Saturday, November 12, 2005.
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In science:

Their combined bibliography, although very incomplete, exceeds a thousand papers.
Phase transitions and random matrices
Although almost no references are given in the text, the Bibliography presents some very basic items which are meant to serve as a useful entrance to the literature of this vast and truly exciting sub ject.
Is Nature Generic?
We refer the reader to the bibliography for a thorough introduction.
A finiteness proof for the Lorentzian state sum spinfoam model for quantum general relativity
See for a general account, and for a frequently updated bibliography and other useful information on harmonic morphisms.
Harmonic morphisms with one-dimensional fibres on Einstein manifolds
In particular, harmonic generation has been applied as a source of nonclassical radiation (see references [4, 5] for a detailed account and bibliography).
Quantum, classical and semiclassical analyses of photon statistics in harmonic generation
The list of references is by no means comprehensive and should be used in conjunction with bibliographies appearing in the cited works.
Incompleteness, Complexity, Randomness and Beyond
Citation linking is the general term for hypertext linking the reference lists (the bibliography) in research articles to the cited articles.
A Scalable Architecture for Harvest-Based Digital Libraries - The ODU/Southampton Experiments
For example, DPs that are collections of research literature (articles with bibliographies), may export the resource’s reference list as well as the current authors, title, and so on.
A Scalable Architecture for Harvest-Based Digital Libraries - The ODU/Southampton Experiments
For research literature OAI-PMH can provide a transport mechanism for the bibliographies, as well as metadata.
A Scalable Architecture for Harvest-Based Digital Libraries - The ODU/Southampton Experiments
CiteBase extracts the bibliography from arXiv.org documents and exposes them by an additional OAI-PMH interface.
A Scalable Architecture for Harvest-Based Digital Libraries - The ODU/Southampton Experiments
The parsed bibliography is added to the existing metadata, and is used by CiteBase or harvested by other services.
A Scalable Architecture for Harvest-Based Digital Libraries - The ODU/Southampton Experiments
The latter treats the case when P is hyperbolic, i.e. al l roots are real. 2) The above stratification (or a similar one) has been considered (at least in some aspects) by other authors as wel l, see for instance [AVG-Z], [AVaGL] and their bibliographies, [Ka], [ShKh] and [ShW]; the list is anything but exhaustive.
On a stratification defined by real roots of polynomials
Moreover, using entropic considerations the initial instability is studied in and bibliography therein.
The cosmological origin of time-asymmetry
Another example is the ”entropy gap”, as studied in paper and bibliography therein.
The cosmological origin of time-asymmetry
Much, much more can be found in the works cited in the bibliography.
The uses of random partitions
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