What is a book?
A book is written to be read from beginning to end. The format of a book may be:
A book is "nonperiodical" because it is not published on a regular schedule like a magazine or newspaper.
Who contributes to a book?
How do I evaluate a contributor's "authority?"
How does the person's experience relate to your topic? A credible author or contributor may:
Does the book have information I need?
Tip: Search or browse your e-book for important keywords.
Always check: Does this add new information?
How do I evaluate the book's currency?
If recent information is important to understanding your topic, check the following:
How do I evaluate a book's credibility?
How do I cite a book?
Use the title page and copyright pages (not the cover or jacket) to find: