Library Journal Names Credo Reference to Its “Must-Have Databases for Academic and Public Libraries for 2020”

Library Journal Names Credo Reference to Its “Must-Have Databases for Academic and Public Libraries for 2020”

Library Journal's "Must-Have Databases for Academic and Public Libraries 2020"New  York,  NY,  December 9, 2020 – Infobase is honored to announce that Library Journal has named Credo Reference one of its Must-Have Databases for Academic and Public Libraries for 2020, in the General Reference category. Per Library Journal, each database included on that list features “a user-friendly design, reliable scholarship, and relevance for patrons with a wide range of research skills.”

Credo Reference is the gold standard for general reference,” Library Journal said. “Most students will find it tremendously helpful.”

The award-winning Credo Reference (Credo Reference: Academic Core for college and university libraries, Credo Reference: Complete Core for public libraries, and Source Reference for K–12 schools and districts) is the most comprehensive reference database available, the ideal place for students to begin their research and develop information literacy skills. It enhances the research experience through authoritative multisubject reference content and a one-stop exploratory search platform that drives usage of all of your trusted library resources. Millions of full-text entries are searchable alongside thousands of images, audio files, and videos, plus features like Mind Map, research advice videos, curated Pro/Con entries, and more.

Allen Community College Leverages Credo Reference

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