b'Middle & Junior HighCore CollectionsCore CollectionSixteenth Edition Middle & Junior High Core CollectionSixteenth Edition Middle & Junior High Core Collection (16th Edition, 2023) is a guide to over6,000 fiction and nonfiction books recommended for children and young adolescents, grades five through nine. This volume is designed to address the unique needs of younger adolescent readers and help school media specialists and young adult librarians locate highly recommended titles to strengthen their collection. For many years, librarians have relied on Middle & Junior High Core Collection to help build their collection and for many other important uses: Purchasing & Title Selection. With easy access to ISBN and publisherinformation, selecting and ordering titles is quick and easy. User Service & Readers Advisory. Every title in this Core Collection isa recommended work of its kind and can be given with confidence to a Collection Development Recommendations,student or teacher who expresses a need based on topic or genre. Newby Librarians for LibrariansCurriculum Support. The indexing, annotations, and grade level Edition!designations are incredibly helpful in identifying materials for classroom use. Collection Development & Maintenance. This Core Collection identifiestitles that are recommended to add to, or keep in, a collection. This helpful 16th Editioninsight helps facilitate decisions to rebind, replace, or discard items. DECEMBER 2023 Professional Development. This edition features library science titles One Volume; 2,500 pagesspecifically addressing collection development for this age group, as well ISBN: 978-1-63700-510-1as professional materials for teachers and school administrators. List Price: $295 BIBLIOGRAPHIC & CATALOGING DATA, DESCRIPTIONS & REVIEWSIndividual entries provide a wealth of much-needed information at a glance.Complete Bibliographic & Cataloging Data Easier to use ISBN and Publisher Data make purchasing titles quick and easy than ever a superbSuggested Subject Headings, Grade Level & Dewey Classification Content Descriptions & Quotations from select review sources are incredibly go to resource foruseful when evaluating books for selection and in determining which is best library and media suited for the individual reader Additional notes describe sequels and companion volumes, editions specialists. available, awards, and publication history Midwest Book Review Essential titles, our highest recommendation level in a subject area, areeasily identified with a starred listing throughout the text. Stars are alsoincluded in the index in this edition to make finding Essential titles by authoror subject easier than ever.EASY-TO-USE ARRANGEMENT Nonfiction provides immediate access to over 3,500 nonfiction titles,arranged by Dewey Decimal Classification Biographies. Arranged by subject, this section suggests hundreds ofbiographies on persons of interest to children in middle and junior high Fiction, arranged by author, recommends nearly 2,400 of the best fictionfor young adolescent readers. This volume includes graphic novels too!IN-DEPTH INDEXINGA highly detailed Author, Title, Series, and Subject Index provides easy navigation through the hundreds of subject areas, thousands of authors and titles, and numerous series in this informative resource. Whether searching by author, title, series, or one of the hundreds of subject areas found in the index, librarians can easily locate titles that will round out their collection.The Middle & Junior High Core Collection is an essential resource for library and media specialists looking to enhance and enrich their collection with the most important and highly recommended titles currently available. No library media specialist should be without the helpful collection development and curriculum support guidance that this collection can provide.H.W. Wilson 844.630.6369 www.hwwilsoninprint.com 9'